The "China Patent Award", established in 1989, aims to promote the improvement of China's intellectual property quality and structural adjustment, while expanding the social influence of Chinese patents. It is the highest national award in the field of intellectual property in China. This year's patent award selection was jointly sponsored by the State Intellectual Property Office and the World Intellectual Property Organization. Many well-known automobile companies such as China FAW, Shanghai Volkswagen, BYD, Chery and others participated in the selection.
Auman ETX is a new generation of European heavy trucks with independent intellectual property rights independently developed by Foton Motors. The appearance adopts European style, which is majestic, stable, and fashionable. On the basis of wind tunnel experiments, ETX has optimized the body shape based on aerodynamic principles. The windward area of the vehicle body is only 6.98 square meters. Compared with the windward area of a heavy truck of 7.48 square meters, the wind resistance coefficient is minimized. Heavy trucks can save fuel by 12% to 18%.
Not only that, ETX also has the first self-developed product in China to meet the European standard cab. It adopts the latest European frame structure design, can resist strong pressure from front, side and other directions, and fully complies with European EEC regulations. The first commercial vehicle released in Germany in China, the Auman ETX was permanently collected by the German Technology Museum in Schbair to commemorate its milestone in the development history of world transportation technology.
The design of Auman ETX reflects the current development trends of environmental protection, safety, comfort and luxury of commercial vehicles. It is in line with consumers' usage habits, and has received wide attention from the market once it was launched. By the end of 2009, its market share had increased from 2.48% at the beginning of the listing to 13.96%, and its cumulative sales reached 124,000. Not only has achieved good market performance in the domestic market, due to its international design level and quality, it has also been favored by overseas markets.