Li Auto Inc. December 2020 Delivery Update
BEIJING, China, Jan. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Li Auto Inc. (“Li Auto” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: LI), an innovator in China’s new energy vehicle market, today announced that the Company delivered 6,126 Li ONEs in December 2020, representing an increase of 31.9% month-over-month and 529.6% year-over-year. The Company’s deliveries for the fourth quarter reached 14,464, 67.0% higher than those for the third quarter and 20.5% above the top end of the Company’s guidance.
Also noteworthy, the number of Li ONE orders for December was at its highest level ever.
Additionally, cumulative deliveries of Li ONEs exceeded 30,000 as of December 18, 2020. This milestone was reached in just over 12 months since deliveries started on December 4, 2019, setting a new record for first models by new energy vehicle manufacturers. The Company would like to thank all Li ONE users for their continued support and belief in Li Auto.
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As of December 31, 2020, the Company had 52 retail stores covering 41 cities, and 114 servicing centers and Li Auto-authorized body and paint shops operating in 83 cities. As interest in Li ONE grows steadily, the Company remains committed to the continuous expansion of its direct sales and servicing network and further market penetration to support that interest.
About Li Auto Inc.
Li Auto Inc. is an innovator in China’s new energy vehicle market. The Company designs, develops, manufactures, and sells premium smart electric SUVs. Through innovative products, technology, and business model, the Company provides customers with safe, convenient, and cost-effective mobility solutions. Li Auto is the first to successfully commercialize extended-range electric vehicles in China. The Company started volume production of its first model, Li ONE, in November 2019. With Li ONE, the Company leverages its in-house technology to create value for its customers, focusing on range extension, smart technology, and autonomous driving solutions. Beyond Li ONE, the Company aims to expand its product line by developing new vehicles to target a broader consumer base.
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