As the sales leader among Chinese automotive brands, Changan invests extensively in the advanced research and development of innovative new vehicle technologies. This commitment has resulted in the formation of a global advanced research organization. With three locations in China and four abroad, Changan's research and development organization is unique among Chinese firms. Each overseas R&D Center specializes in a particular vehicle system:
Turin, Italy - Exterior design
Yokohama, Japan - Interior design
Nottingham, England - Powertrain development
Plymouth, Michigan - Chassis development
The collaborative efforts of team members around the world achieve a synergistic effect, resulting in the continuous implementation of great new features for Changan drivers.
The Changan US R&D Center specializes in advanced automotive chassis technology, including chassis design, performance development, computer-aided engineering, manufacturing processes, and advanced technology research. This location primarily supports our platform teams in the development of chassis systems for future mid to high-end sedans, sport utes, and crossover utility vehicles.