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Press Releases

SF Motors Closes Acquisition of Indiana Assembly Plant

With the addition of the AM General assembly plant, SF Motors becomes the first and only EV company with wholly owned manufacturing facilities in both the U.S. and China.

SF Motors Acquires Automotive Assembly Plant

SF Motors and AM General announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which SF Motors will acquire AM General’s Commercial Assembly Plant in Mishawaka, Ind.

SF Motors Acquires EV Battery Module Startup InEVit

SF Motors announced the acquisition of InEVit Inc., an electric vehicle battery modularization startup headed by industry trailblazer and former Tesla CEO, Martin Eberhard.

SF Motors Launches in Heart of Silicon Valley

SF Motors has taken the first step in launching a dedicated electric vehicle company on the West Coast. The company has also established a research and development facility outside Ann Arbor, Michigan.

SF Motors Hosts Global Partner Meeting in Silicon Valley

The event, which focused on key strategic partner collaborations across SF Motors’ R&D and manufacturing departments, hosted a renowned group of advisors.


Company Timeline

December, 2017
SF Motors received Autonomous Vehicle Testing Permit from the California DMV, allowing us to test autonomous technology on the open road

December, 2017
SF Motors' parent company forms 3 Billion RMB joint venture with Junyue Sharing and Chongqing Share Industry Investments to invest in electric vehicle development

November, 2017
SF Motors receives $7.5 million tax credit from State of California

November, 2017
SF Motors closes acquisition of the AM General manufacturing plant in Mishawaka, Indiana

October, 2017
SF Motors acquires InEVit Inc., an EV battery modularization startup headed by industry trailblazer and Tesla co-founder, Martin Eberhard

September, 2017
SF Motors parent company granted permission by Chinese Government to issue convertible bond worth up to 1.5 Billion RMB for SF Motors

August, 2017
SF Motors hosts first University of Michigan-Sokon Autonomous Driving Seminar

July, 2017
SF Motors establishes intelligent driving research center in Beijing

July, 2017
SF Motors hosts first Global Partnership Meeting at its headquarters in Silicon Valley

June, 2017
SF Motors announces plans to acquire commercial automotive assembly plant in Mishawaka, Indiana

April, 2017
Parent Company of SF Motors and University of Michigan announce plans to establish Michigan-Sokon Research Center

March, 2017
SF Motors’ opens headquarters in Silicon Valley

January, 2017
Parent company of SF Motors (Sokon Industry Group) granted production permit from Chinese Government to produce electric vehicles

September, 2016
Tesla Co-founder Martin Eberhard joins SF Motors as Strategic Advisor

January 28, 2016
SF Motors founded in Silicon Valley, California