Xiaopeng Motors, the Guangzhou-based electric vehicle start-up backed by Alibaba Group Holding, will launch its first production electric sport utility vehicle, which has auto parking and remote control features, at the CES trade show on January 9, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo: Handout

Alibaba-backed EV start-up bids to challenge Tesla with launch of first production car at CES

Xiaopeng Motors, one of several Chinese electric-car start-ups with ambitions to rival Tesla, will put itself under the scrutiny of the world’s media when its first production model is rolled out in Las Vegas next month.

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Xiaopeng Motors, the Guangzhou-based electric vehicle start-up backed by Alibaba Group Holding, will launch its first production electric sport utility vehicle, which has auto parking and remote control features, at the CES trade show on January 9, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo: Handout
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