GAC Motor, China's leading automaker, isdebuting its all-new GA6, a sedan that features upgraded design, comfort, smarttechnology, driving control, and safety at the 18th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition (Auto Shanghai 2019), during which GAC Motor is alsohosting its International Distributor Conference.
“GAC Motor has been implementing the ‘quality first’ strategyand steadily improving product quality, while continuously promoting the strength of our brand. This year, we will introduce all-new GA6, GS4 and GS8, striving tocreate enjoyable life of mobility for our consumers,” noted Yu Jun,President of GAC Motor.
PIC 1: ZengQinghong, Chairman of GAC Group (second from right), Feng Xingya, President of GAC Group (second from left), Yu Jun, President of GAC Motor (first from left)and Wang Qiujing, President of GAC R&D Center (first from right) withall-new GA6
The all-new GA6 will be officially launched in June this year. The design of concise and clean lines, larger grille and full-widthtaillights gives the vehicle a sporty look.Capable of L2 Autonomous Driving, equipped with AI co-pilot operated by voicecommands, and with a customized Harman Hi-Fi system, the GA6 offers a smart,safe and pleasant driving experience.
In addition, the ENTRANZE concept car has made its first domestic appearance at the show. Developedby GAC's advanced design center in the United States, equipped with the latest smart technologies, sustainable features and automated driving, the ENTRANZE is a newtype of cross-over of SUV and MPV, exploring more possibilities for a modernfamily vehicle.
With the showcase of its all-starvehicle lineup, GAC Motor attracted the attention of domestic and overseasmedia, dealers, suppliers and visitors. They have been deeply impressed by the excellent quality and design of GAC Motor's models.
During Auto Shanghai 2019, more than 40 of GAC Motor’s international distributors from 15 countries and regions attended its International Distributor Conference (the “Conference”) in Suzhou, Jiangsu Province.
Themed "Stronger Together, Greater Future",the conference focused on reviewing the brand’s successes of international development in 2018, and released the overseas strategies and planning for 2019.
PIC 2: Yu Jun,President of GAC Motor delivers concluding remarks in English
In 2018, GAC Motor’s sales and services covered 16 countries and regions around the world and has achieved 69% growth in overseas sales. It has entered new markets such as Saudi Arabia and Ecuador, and launched new sales and service centers in countries including the Philippines, Bolivia, becoming one of the most popular autobrands in various markets, as well as the best-selling Chinese auto brand in Kuwait, Bahrain and Nigeria. It has also been ranked in the top 50 list of the 2018 Best China Brands ranked by leading brand consultancy Inter-brand.
In 2019, GAC Motor will further explore markets along the Belt and Road andother important regions, and complete its overseas platform. Following the establishment of GAC Motor North America Companyand Russian sub-company, GAC Motor International Sales Company, the coordinating institution of the company’s overseas business, has started operation. The automaker will continue to improve its international operations toincrease its international competitiveness.
Moreover, GAC Motor will continuously increaseits investment in R&D in 2019 to maintain its edge in product offerings. Usingin-depth analysis of market demand, it will put more effort into global branding, introduce adapted models in different markets, launch more salesand service centers, upgrade current stores, optimize its product marketpricing strategy, and take more actions to increase oversea sales.
PIC 3: Executives of GAC Group and GAC Motor gather with international distributors and partners
GAC Motor also presented awards to the best distributors, including Best Marketing Performance, Best Service Performance,Best Sales Performance, and Best Distributor, in recognition of their outstanding contributions to the overseas business in the past year.
At the conference, many of the dealers said that it helped them further understand GAC Motor's product quality, R&D and manufacturing capability and strategic goals, and they are fully confidentof the future development of GAC Motor in the international market.
“We will continue to invest in supporting our distributers and partners and establish a win-win cooperation model together.” said Yu.