September 30, 2015: As the newest entrant to Foton’s vehicle line-up, SAUVANA contentiously emerges on the North American continent. The veritable SUV, with American origins and built for hardcore SUV fans in mind, is vehemently awaiting actual reviews from the American market.
On August 18, 2015, the opening ceremony to mark the start of production of Foton’s Colombian KD plant was held in the country’s capital of Bogotá, Colombia. Cecilia álvarez-Correa Glen, Colombia’s Minister of Commerce, Industry and Tourism (MCIT), as well as Foton’ s South American distribution team and local media were in attendance for the ceremony. This ceremony also commemorates Foton becoming the first Chinese automaker to have invested and setup a KD factory in Colombia.
On June 19, 2015, in London, England, Foton signed a contract with Ricardo UK Ltd. (Ricardo) for in-depth cooperation in powertrain research and development.
On June 16, 2015, the World Brand Summit, organized by the World Brand Lab (WBL) in Beijing, China, released the 2015 (12th) list of China's 500 Most Valuable Brands. Foton ranked 1st in commercial vehicles in the domestic industry, with a brand value of 80.936 billion yuan (13.4 billion US dollars), a growth rate of 20 percent for five consecutive years and renewal as China's No.1 commercial vehicle brand for 11 consecutive years.

About Foton

Our story
Ever since its founding, Foton has been focusing on the business of vehicle
 production and sales, targeting for creating the best business value for
 customers. Through the development of shortly 18 years, Foton is
 becoming one of the leading international suppliers of commercial
vehicles and transport solutions. In the progress of 18 years,
Miracle happens all the time.


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