Seat and the Chinese company JAC Volkswagen Automotive Co., Ltd. United.
Is a joint venture between Volkswagen Group China and the Chinese state automotive company JAC Motor — will make China research centre on the development of electric cars and avtopilotiruemyh transport.
A Memorandum of cooperation was signed by the President Seat Luca de MEO, head of Volkswagen Group China, Dr. Jochem Hazmanim and President of JAC An Jin in Berlin, reports Autoua.net. The ceremony was attended by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Prime Minister of China Li Keqiang.
In the framework of the joint project in China will be created the center of research and development of electric vehicles, communications and Autonomous driving technologies, and also launched a new platform for fully electric vehicles. In the new joint venture Seat in the role of a leading brand of the Volkswagen Group.
Sales of their cars in the Chinese market, the Spanish brand will begin in 2020-2021 year.