Geely is previewing a handful of upcoming models with their stylish new Preface concept.
Geely owns a $3.3 billions take in Volvo Trucks and could help with various technologies.
The electric sedan was unveiled last month as the Geely GE11, but has been rebranded the Geometry A.
Geely’s new Chinese factory will produce models for its “premium brands”, including Lotus.
Lotus’ new CEO confirmed that they’re looking into it, though they would tune any existing architecture to their liking.
Lotus doesn’t expect to be as affected by a Brexit as larger automakers, but it’s still playing it safe.
The two companies will form a joint venture and cooperate in designing, engineering and manufacturing Smart’s next-gen models.
Despite posting huge loses, Geely appears primed to invest in the troubled Smart brand.
Geely’s new SUV will reportedly be available with a 177 HP, 1.5-liter turbocharged engine.
The Geely GE11 will be availabe with a 163 HP electric motor and 52 kWh or 62 kWh battery packs.
The Lynk & Co 01 prototype’s rear overhangs are longer but the wheelbase seems the same.
The new sports car will be the last to be based on a (heavily revised) version of Lotus’ current architecture .