NSIt was more than just a rumor and now it is a reality. With the establishment and registration of the company Xiaomi Automotive Co., Ltd.. The Chinese tech giant’s activity officially begins as car maker.
Although the company really He’s already been working on his first model for five months… at least if we go back from the moment it was announced Development work on your first car.
Xiaomi Automobile: 300 people and 1300 million euros
Liu Jun, the CEO of Xiaomi, will also be in charge of the file Auto department To be equipped with a human team of 300 employees and capital 10 billion yuan (A little more than 1,300 million euros).
Its purpose is clear: Building a smart electric car that can be affordable for the general public, for which you have prepared an investment multiply by six Initially allocated funds to start it.
In addition, Xiaomi can confirm a file Experience in hardware and software integration Your knowledge of the basic techniques Connected cars, although they are looking for support in manufacturers that provide expertise in the industrial segment.
He is xiaomi Able to stand up to existing manufacturers? overtaking tesla How do It has already done so with Apple in the mobile market? Will it be able to follow this remarkable path in the automotive world as it has in other areas of technology? The answer is getting close.