Surprise ! Author of China Car Times article is an EV competitor in China
Article author (and Kandi basher) Charlie Paglee is listed as the president of Brannan Auto.
Their company describes itself on their website as "a key player in the Chinese electric
vehicle automotive industry".
Charlie Paglee established Brannan Auto in China in 2007 as the subsidiary for the parent company's auto parts distribution business in the U.S. Brannan Auto has grown into supply chain management focused on manufacturing original equipment auto parts in China for global automobile manufacturers in Europe and the U.S. Mr Paglee has two decades of manufacturing experience in Greater China starting in 1987 with a computer circuit board manufacturing company he managed in Taiwan.
Mr Paglee built his first electric vehicle in 1991 in Silicon Valley. He went on to complete Doctorate-level research into ultra-capacitors and study electric motor control technology at Auburn University. Industry expertise includes electric vehicle Li-ion batteries, motor design, motor control, automotive engineering, manufacturing and quality control. He has lived in China for over 15 years.