BAODING, China, January 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — GWM has released the latest sales data on January 6 that the company recorded a volume of nearly 1.3 million vehicles in 2021, up 15.2% year-on-year, which marks the new sales record of more than one million units for six consecutive years.
In the difficult conditions of the global pandemic, GWM still experienced strong sales growth. Official data showed that in the last month of December, 162,369 new vehicles were sold, a monthly increase of 32.5%.
As a single brand, HAVAL was still GWM’s top seller in 2021, with annual sales of over 770,000 units and cumulative global sales of over 7 million units.
The trendy HAVAL JOLION, the highly intelligent HAVAL H6 HEV and many other new models have won over users all over the world and become the stars of the SUV segment. Statistics showed that HAVAL H6 HEV won the top two in the Thai C-class SUV market for five consecutive months.
The GWM pickup also performed well, with a total of 233,006 units sold, the major contributor being the spread of the GWM pickup to more than 50 countries and regions, including Australia, Chile, South Africa and Egypt. GWM POER and WINGLE became the sales co-drivers of the GWM pickup truck, resulting in total cumulative worldwide sales of 2 million units.
As the world’s next-generation smart and safe pickup truck, GWM POER has received the latest stringent A-NCAP five-star safety ratings in Australia, which has established itself as the new benchmark throughout the industry. This achievement has made GWM POER “one of the top three safe van brands in Australia“.
Especially in terms of vehicle performance, GWM POER has a drag force of 3.5T, with strong off-road performance. Considering both utility and entertainment features, it has become a favorite among users, catering to various usage scenarios such as lure fishing and camping. During the annual model selection organized by Autocar, GWM POER received the “Best Model of the Year” award.
With the popularization of electric vehicles, GWM in this wave has built several new energy paths, including hybrid and all-electric technologies, and launched a variety of new energy models in the early years of R&D planning.
In 2021, GWM launched HAVAL H6 HEV, HAVAL JOLION HEV, ORA GOODCAT and WEY Mocha PHEV in overseas markets, showing its presence in the international new energy vehicle market on behalf of Chinese brands. According to statistics, GWM sold 136,953 new energy vehicles, contributing 10.7% to its total sales.
Seeking Alpha, the website offering crowdsourced content for financial services, showed that in the sales ranking of global manufacturers of electric vehicles, GWM ranked 13th with a market share of 2.1%.
Based on these outstanding sales performance, in 2022, HAVAL, ORA, TANK and other brands of GWM will continue to launch products of different styles to continuously maintain the momentum of sales growth.