As one of the prominent new energy vehicle companies in China, Li Auto has taken the lead in vehicle sales by surpassing the milestone of 30,000 units in monthly sales volume. What's more, achieving a weekly sales volume of over 10,000 vehicles has become routine for Li Auto in 2023.
In addition, while other new energy vehicle companies seek external funding to sustain their operations, Li Auto has already achieved profitability twice within a year.
With robust sales figures and consistent profitability, Li Auto had a remarkable year in 2023. Li Xiang, the founder of Li Auto, has also been actively promoting the brand on social media, further boosting the brand’s presence online.
Gasgoo conducted an annual review of key automakers and component companies. In this piece, we will take a look back at the significant events that unfolded for Li Auto in 2023.
Li Auto surpasses 50,000-unit single-month delivery target in Dec. 2023
On January 1, 2024, Li Auto announced its delivery data for December 2023. The company delivered 50,353 new vehicles in December, marking an outstanding year-over-year growth of 137.1% and achieving its goal of delivering 50,000 vehicles in a single month.
Li Auto hits cumulative delivery milestone of 600,000 vehicles
Li Auto, a major new energy vehicle manufacturer in China, announced today that its cumulative delivery volume has exceeded 600,000 vehicles.
Li Auto rolls out OTA 5.0 software upgrade with enhanced intelligent driving capabilities
Chinese new energy vehicle manufacturer Li Auto held an intelligent software release conference on December 10, marking the official launch of its latest OTA 5.0 software version.
Li Auto achieves 2023’s annual sales target ahead of schedule
Li Auto Inc., one of Chinese main new energy vehicle makers, today announced that the company delivered 41,030 vehicles in November 2023, reflecting a spike of 172.9% year over year.
Li Auto’s Li MEGA starts blind pre-orders at Auto Guangzhou 2023
Li Auto's Li MEGA MPV made its debut at the Auto Guangzhou 2023 on November 17, and kicked off blind pre-orders with a deposit of 5,000 yuan.
Li Auto achieves highest-ever quarterly revenue in Q3 2023
Chinese new energy vehicle manufacturer Li Auto today reported total revenues of 34.68 billion yuan (US$4.75 billion) for the third quarter of 2023, representing a 271.2% spike compared to the same quarter last year and a 21% growth from the second quarter of 2023.
Li Auto delivers 100,000th Li L7 SUV
Li Auto officially hit a milestone on November 7 with the 100,000th Li L7 SUV delivered to its owner, the Chinese new energy vehicle (NEV) maker announced on its WeChat account.
Li Auto unveils images of Li MEGA all-electric MPV
Li Auto today released the official images of its first all-electric MPV, the Li MEGA, providing a comprehensive look at the vehicle's exterior design from multiple angles. This model is set to be launched officially in December this year, available for purchase starting January next year, and deliveries are expected to commence in February 2024, with an estimated price tag of over 500,000 yuan.
Li Auto boasts highest-ever quarterly revenue, deliveries in Q2 2023
Chinese new energy vehicle maker Li Auto announced its financial report for the second quarter of 2023 (Q2 2023), with record-breaking revenue and delivery volume.
Li Auto’s Li L9 Pro hits market, starting at 429,800 yuan
On August 3, Li Auto, a leading Chinese new energy vehicle (NEV) startup, announced its Li L9's Pro edition has officially hit the market with a retail price starting at 429,800 yuan. Deliveries will commence within the month of August this year.
Li Auto's Beijing factory secures production qualifications
In the latest announcement by China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), "Beijing Li Auto Co., Ltd." appeared on the list, indicating that Li Auto's Beijing factory has obtained the production qualification for pure electric and extended range passenger vehicles.
Li Auto discontinues sales of Li ONE
Li Auto, the Chinese new energy vehicle (NEV) startup, took the sales and order portal of its first model, the Li ONE, off the company's official website and app. According to the company’s customer service representatives, the Li ONE has sold out completely.
Li Auto sees both quarterly revenue, deliveries hit new high in Q1 2023
Chinese new energy vehicle startup Li Auto announced its first-quarter (Q1) 2023 financial results on May 10, revealing record-high quarterly revenue and delivery volume.
Li Auto unveils 800-volt ultrafast charging system
Chinese new energy vehicle startup Li Auto unveiled its 800-volt ultrafast charging system at the Auto Shanghai 2023.
Li Auto launches L7 five-seater SUV with entry-level trim priced at 319,800 yuan
On February 8, Chinese new energy vehicle startup Li Auto officially launched its first five-seater flagship smart SUV, the L7.