11 Jul

Written by GWM Edenvale

Acceleration of the NEV Strategy – Joint Venture Contract Signed by GWM and BMW


[Beijing/Berlin July 10, 2018] Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and German Chancellor Angela Merkel presided over the fifth round of Chinese-German inter-governmental consultation in Berlin. Witnessed by Chinese and German government officials, the joint venture contract is entered into between Great Wall Motor Company Limited (hereinafter referred to as GWM) and BMW Holding B.V. (hereinafter referred …
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10 Dec

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GWM Launches Updated M4 Compact SUV


Following global sales success with the model in more than 11 countries, GWM recently launched an updated GWM M4 1,5-litre compact SUV in the South African market. The M4 has been available in South Africa since 2014, and has proven to be very popular amongst young at heart customers who reside in the city, but …
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03 Sep

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Great Wall Motors issues additional shares to fund new energy vehicles


On 10 July, Great Wall Motors issued a private placement plan to raise R34 billion for the research and development, testing and production of new energy vehicles and parts. The plan will see GWM issue 387.0076 million A-shares at R88.19 per share in order to obtain the funds. New energy vehicles are the future of …
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04 Aug

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GWM records healthy sales during June


Great Wall Motors released its production and sales figures for June 2015 on the 6th of July. In total, the company sold 50 828 units in June, which included 42 510 SUVs, 2 129 cars and 6 189 pick-ups. During the first half of 2015, GWM sales figures reached 415 000 units meaning a 19.56% …
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27 Jul

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Great Wall Motors records 26.45% year-on-year profit increase


Great Wall Motors recently released its figures for the first quarter of 2015. The international automaker achieved a net profit of R4.96 billion, operating revenues of R37.8 billion and a total profit of R6.1 billion – up 26.45%, 31.16% and 27.23% respectively compared to 2014 figures over the same period. According to its business report, …
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15 May

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GWM set to make its mark at the Royal Show


GWM South Africa will be out in full force at the Royal Agricultural Show in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal from 29 May to 9 June 2015. Cited as the largest mixed exhibition with a fully-fledged agricultural component in Africa, the Royal Show attracts some 180 000 visitors each year. The show, which was officially opened by the …
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28 Apr

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GWM makes the Brand Finance Auto 100 list once again


Not only did GWM secure another spot on Brand Finance Plc’s 2015 list of the world’s most valuable automotive brands, it also moved up the ranks with an improved brand rating. Brand Finance is a renowned independent British brand management and valuation consultancy, considered one of the Top 5 globally. The list is compiled each …
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17 Dec

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GWM Steed 6 Is Bakkie & Truck Magazine Bakkie Of The Year


THE GWM Steed 6 has barely been introduced and already it is being showered with praise. The new flagship, leisure-oriented double-cab has just been announced as "Bakkie of the Year, 2015" by local publication Bakkie & Truck, in the magazine's February 2015 issue. The annual award, which has been running for more than a decade, …
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