BEIQI FOTON MOTOR CO., LTD. (FOTON MOTOR or FOTON) is a Chinese
company which designs and manufactures trucks, buses, sport utility
vehicles and agricultural machinery. It is headquartered in Changping
* 1 History * 2 Operations
* 3 Products
* 3.1 Buses * 3.2 Trucks * 3.3 Minivans * 3.4 Vans * 3.5 SUVs * 3.6 Pickups
* 4 Sales * 5 References * 6 External links
Founded on August 28, 1996, Foton manufactures light and heavy-duty trucks , agricultural tractors , and various other machinery.
In addition to the heavier trucks, Foton also builds a copy of the
In March 2006 Foton and Cummins Inc. announced the creation of a
50:50 joint venture company,
In January 2009 Foton and
In October 2009 Foton agreed to form a joint venture to develop and produce vehicle batteries with Pulead Technology Industry Co.
In July 2010 Foton announced the establishment of a European headquarters in Moscow, Russia.
Foton established a sales company in India in April 2011.
Foton will build an assembly plant in
Foton has announced a bus factory in Brazil in the state of Bahia, as part of their globalization plan. Foton has held a press conference in 2015, previewing the Sauvana while announcing news to bring the brand to the United States.
Foton is headquartered in
Changping District ,
A Foton Auman on display at Speyer Technology Museum
* Foton Auman Jones (since 2003, under license of Mercedes-Benz trucks; Original name:欧曼奇兵) * Foton Auman Lion (since 2003, under license of Mercedes-Benz trucks; Original name:欧曼雄狮) * Foton Auman Kunlun Mountains (since 2003, under license of Mercedes-Benz trucks; Original name:欧曼昆仑) * Foton Auman Shenzhou (since 2003, under license of Mercedes-Benz trucks; Original name:欧曼神舟) * Foton Auman H4 (since 2011)
Foton Aumark (欧马可)
* Foton Aumark (since 2005, Original name:欧马可)
Foton Forland (时代汽车)
* Foton Forland (Since 2006, Original name:时代轻卡) * Foton Forland King Kong (since 1998 under license of a South American VW trucks; Original name:时代金刚) * Foton Forland Ruiwo (since 1998 under license of a South American VW trucks; Original name:瑞沃)
Foton Ollin (奥铃)
* Foton Ollin Beyond (since 2005, Original name:奥铃超越) * Foton Ollin MRI (since 2005, Original name:奥铃捷运)
Foton MP-X (MP-X蒙派克)
* Foton MP-X Parker Mongolia (since 2005; Original name: MP-X蒙派克)
A Foton View
Foton View (福田风景)
* Foton View Express (since 2001 under license of the
Foton Gratour (北汽福田福田)
* Foton Gratour ix5 (1501cc;since 2016) * Foton Gratour ix7 (1507cc;since 2016)
Foton Toano Foton CS2
* Foton Saga (since 2004 under license of DangDong -terrain vehicle; Original name:福田传奇) * Foton SUP (since 2004 Sport SUV based on the Saga; Original name:萨普) * Foton Sauvana (also known as Foton Toplander)
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* Foton official website (in English) * Foton official website (in Chinese) * UK Supplier of Foton