FOTON enjoys the titles of the first automobile enterprise in China engaged in R&D of bus powered by green energy, the first manufacturer of bus powered by hydrogen fuel and automobile enterprise with the longest operation mileage of single vehicle in the world.
All series of commercial vehicles, including passenger vehicle, bus, truck and SPV. AUV buses ranging from 5.9m to 18m are safe, reliable and green solutions to passenger transport, commuting and touring. Sales of green vehicles have ranked the first in the industry for successive years. In May 2016, FOTON won an order of 100 buses powered by hydrogen fuel cell, the most in the world.
FOTON is able to perform R&D of 8 core technologies of new energy vehicle including powertrain integration, battery packing, motor control and vehicle control software and has applied for 1,032 related patents and owned over 70% patented technologies. FOTON has successfully developed 32-bit vehicle controller, battery management system and motor control system, which have been applied on various products including new energy bus and logistics vehicles. Years’ independent R&D enables FOTON to own core technologies of battery, motor and electronic control system to meet requirements on accelerating, climbing, cruising and charging duration.
FOTON has invested over RMB 23 billion and built a world-class modern plants and automatic production lines for 4 years based on the concept of zero emission, no contact and automation via upgrading automatic, digital and intelligent import technology.
Automatic production lines