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Only BMW Comes Close to China’s Electric-Vehicle Heavyweights

In a new scorecard of automakers’ EV exposure, nine of the top 10 are based in China.

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China Could Soon Become the Detroit of Electric Cars
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All the major players in the global auto industry envision a big electric tomorrow—and almost everyone outside of China is making their profits today on trucks, SUVs and other vehicles paired with gas-burning engines.

Consider Ford Motor Co.: In the first half of the year, it had three models in the U.S. available with some form of electric motor. For every one of those it sold, the company moved 35 machines running on fossil fuels. This from a company that has declared itself “all in” on electric vehicles.