An e. Cool electric SUV by Chinese carmaker Changjiang on display at the Beijing International Automotive Exhibition in Beijing. China has stepped up pressure on carmakers to accelerate development of electric cars by raising the first-year target for a planned system of production quotas to be rolled out in 2019. Photo: AP

Countdown starts to resign conventional cars to history as China’s Sept green vehicle sales soar 80pc

The country has already exceeded the US to become the world’s largest electric car market. Sales are expected to jump 38 per cent in 2017 from last year, as more drivers embrace battery power

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An e. Cool electric SUV by Chinese carmaker Changjiang on display at the Beijing International Automotive Exhibition in Beijing. China has stepped up pressure on carmakers to accelerate development of electric cars by raising the first-year target for a planned system of production quotas to be rolled out in 2019. Photo: AP
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