Changan Auto released new EV brand “Deep Blue”, plans to build 2-3 overseas manufacturing bases in 2025


On April 13, the 2022 Changan Automobile Global Partner Conference was held. Changan Automobile announced at the meeting that the company will launch a total of 36 new models in 2022, of which 19 are self-owned brand models.

Among the 19 products, there are 9 new models and 10 remodeled products. In the field of new energy vehicle, Changan Automobile will launch a total of 8 new models in 2022.

The Oshan (Oushang) Z6, LUMIN, C385 and Avatr 11 will all be introduced to the market in the second half of 2022.

Avatr 11

With the launch of new cars, Changan Automobile expects total sales to increase by 6.5% year-on-year to 2.45 million units in 2022, of which the sales of its own brands will increase by 5.9% to 1.857 million units, and the market share will rise to 11%.

Zhu Huarong, chairman of Changan Automobile, announced that Changan Automobile will name the new digital pure electric brand “Shenlan” (Chinese says “深蓝” meaning “Deep Blue”), and the C385 will be the brand’s first model. At the same time, Changan Automobile announced the establishment of the UNI brand.

Changan Automobile plans to build 2-3 overseas manufacturing bases by 2025, and establish its European headquarters and North American headquarters in due course.