Back on March 30, Xiaomi representatives officially announced work on their own electric car. Investment in the project amounted to 10 billion yuan. According to Xiaomi’s plan, in 10 years the volume of investments in the project will increase to $ 10 billion.
At the same time, Pepelac.News magazine has now learned that the company has begun a massive recruitment of employees for a new division. Currently, the Chinese company is looking for highly specialized specialists – experts in data processing, automotive infrastructure, decision making and planning, development tools, embedded software, high-precision maps, and simulation.
Recall that earlier journalists reported that the IT giant has already patented two trademarks – Xiaomi Auto and Xiaomi Automobile. Xiaomi electric cars will belong to the middle and high price range, while the company is going to focus on its own developments and technologies to create new products, probably, it means multimedia and a number of driver assistants.
To create an electric car, Xiaomi planned to establish partnerships with the Great Wall Motors auto concern. However, today the company has not confirmed its technological collaboration with Great Wall.