Exposition opens distribution to world’s fifth largest market
SAO PAOLO, BRAZIL — (Marketwire) — 11/26/12 — The A380 line of SUVs from ZAP Jonway (OTCBB: ZAAP) debuted at the São Paulo 27th International Automobile Trade Show October 24 to November 4, 2012. The A380 appeared as part of a lineup by AGRA 8000’s S. Auto, representing ZAP Jonway as part of the new wave of automotive brands for Brazil.
The world’s fifth largest market, Brazil hosted passenger car and light commercial vehicle brands from all over the world, including North America, Europe, Japan, Korea and China. The Brazilian car market is growing faster than some BRICS nations (Russia, India, and South Africa). Sales volume of 3.4 million units in 2011 is expected to grow to 3.6 million in 2014 and 4.5 million by 2018 (ANFAVEA projections). ===> Continue Reading at www.zapworld.com
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ISTANBUL, TURKEY–(Marketwire – Nov 19, 2012) – ZAP Jonway ( OTCBB : ZAAP ) with Mermerler Automotive Co. showed gas and electric versions of its A380 SUV November 1 to 11 at the 2012 Istanbul Auto Show.
The E380 EV-5 five door electric sports utility vehicle (SUV) uses the latest technology to increase the versatility of electric vehicles (EVs) for automotive fleets with more range, speed, quality and value. ZAP Jonway’s US-China engineering team delivered an EV capable of 100+ mile range and freeway speeds at a moderate price, while successfully completing a complex series of type approval tests in China. The Company expects to receive formal notification from the Chinese government on its type approval in the near future. ===> Continue reading at the ZAP Jonway Website:
SANTA ROSA, Calif., Aug. 9, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ZAP Jonway (ZAAP) received US$12.7 million in dealership financing from China Everbright Bank at the end of July 2012 to finance the purchase of vehicles for sale at qualified dealerships in China.
The dealership financing obtained by Jonway Auto is for authorized, eligible and approved Jonway Auto dealers in China. It is a new model of financing support that Jonway Auto was able to negotiate with China Everbright Bank after more than 1 year of due diligence. The fund is available for qualified dealers to finance “flooring” of the vehicles purchased to be sold in the dealership. Continue Reading at ===> http://www.zapjonway.com
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SANTA ROSA, Calif., Aug. 7, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Automotive pioneer ZAP Jonway (ZAAP) has appointed veteran technology executive Charles “Chuck” Schillings as Co-Chief Executive Officer (Co-CEO) to lead U.S. and International operations.
Mr. Schillings was recently appointed as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of ZAP Jonway in July 2012 and is now appointed to the role of Co-CEO alongside Alex Wang, Co-CEO for ZAP Jonway’s China division. ===> Continue Reading at http://www.zapjonway.com
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SANTA ROSA, Calif., June 25, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Automotive pioneer ZAP Jonway (ZAAP) appointed veteran technology executive Charles Schillings as Chief Operating Officer to lead U.S. and International operations.
The New Chief Operating Officer (COO) “Chuck” Schillings has previous operating experience in telecommunications and semiconductor technologies as former CEO of Strasbaugh. Schillings’s background is financial and he has had extensive sales and marketing experience selling to large Asian technology companies. At ZAP, he will oversee U.S. operations and support ZAP and Jonway Auto’s international partnerships as well as support for the sales and marketing activities. ===> Continue Reading at http://www.zapjonway.com
SANTA ROSA, Calif., June 6, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ZAP Jonway (OTCBB:ZAAP – News), a manufacturer of gasoline and new energy electric vehicles (EVs), announced Steve Schneider is no longer Co-Chief Executive Officer of ZAP Jonway’s US operations effective today. Alex Wang, Co-Chief Executive Officer of ZAP Jonway’s China operations, will undertake the role overseeing the U.S. operations on an interim basis as the Board of Directors searches for a replacement to manage the U.S. and international operations. ===> Continue Reading at http://www.zapjonway.com
Five Star Van Carries Seven Passengers, Combines Quality and Value
SANMEN, China (May 29, 2012) – Bringing some sparkle to the world of Chinese vans, ZAP JONWAY (OTC BB: ZAAP) launched sales for its new Five Star van on May 19, including an unveiling and celebration with dealers, employees, government officials and media at its Sanmen Factory.
The Five Star van is distinctively designed, economical and versatile and will open new markets for ZAP JONWAY, one of China’s newest automakers since launching production in 2009. Acquired by ZAP in 2011, Jonway Automobile also produces its A380 SUV at the same location. Co-CEOs Steve Schneider and Alex Wang and several board members attended the celebration. Continue reading