GAC Motor Company (hereinafter referred to as “GAC Motor”), established on July 21, 2008, is devoted to the production and sales of world-class vehicles, motors, auto parts & accessories and automotive supplies as well as R&D of automobile engineering technology. The base of GAC Motor locates in Panyu district, covering a floor area of about 1,200,000m2. By the end of September 2017, the number of its employees had exceeded 13,000. As a national high-tech enterprise, GAC Motor completed the first phase construction of a world-class vehicle and motor plant with a production capacity of 100,000 vehicles per year in September 2010. The plant’s capacity was increased to 200,000 vehicles per year through capacity expansion in October 2014.A new plant was established and launched into operation in June 2016, whose capacity reached 150,000 vehicles per year. The standard production capacity of Panyu base is 350,000 vehicles per year.
With a globalized perspective, GAC Motor has been seeking to integrate the best resources from around the world, adhering to international standards. Guided by this overarching goal, the company has launched GA5, GS5, GA3S, GS5 Super, GA6, GS4 and new energy cars GA5 PHEV, GA8 and GS8 successively, and has put in place full-fledged data systems and product evolution sequences. As things stand today, it has developed and constructed level-A/A0 and level-B/C platforms independently. Since its launch at the end of 2010, the subordinate brand of GAC Motor has registered an average compound growth of 85%, and the brand ranked as Chinese No.1 brand in J.D.Power Initial Quality Study (IQS) for 5 consecutive years from 2013 to 2017.GAC Motor has blazed a development path featuring “high-end positioning, premium quality and innovation-driven growth” and has created a benchmark of “GAC Motor speed” in the industry.
In November 2015, GAC Group proposed an overall development strategy for the following 5 years, namely, the “1513” strategy. The centerpiece of the strategy is to pool all the resources of GAC Group for developing proprietary brands during “the 13th Five-year Plan” period, with GAC Motor as the core.
Looking ahead, GAC Motor will make further efforts on branding, marketing, after-sales service and quality control so as to achieve a production capacity of 1,000,000 vehicles per year by 2020 and build GAC Motor into a world-class brand favored by customers with immense brand value and influence!