September 26th, 2020 by
The Xpeng G3 is on its way to Norway. The first 100 cars were put on board a ship this week in China and the company says it looks forward to seeing them on Norwegian roads come November. Xpeng is a young car company, having been founded by He Xiaopeng in 2014, but it has solid financial backing from Alibaba. It has sold more than 22,000 of its G3 vehicles in China since sales began in late 2018. Here’s the video of the cars being loaded aboard.
The G3 is available with two batteries — a 66.5 kWh pack with 520 kilometers of range (NEDC) and a 50.5 kWh pack with 401 kilometers of range (NEDC). Both versions feature a 145 kW electric motor driving the front wheels. Those numbers should translate into approximately 230 miles of range for the car with the larger battery and 180 miles of range for …