Shanghai Launch Design (“Launch” for short) was established in 2000.

Launch was one of the earliest independent auto design companies in China.It has become a noted professional institution for whole vehicle R&D and is popular among the mainstream whole auto enterprises in China.

The core business of Launch is to provide auto production enterprises in China with long term services in vehicle R&D and consultation.Up to now, it has designed dozens of vehicle models, kept a very high success rate of projects and enjoyed a large number of cars entering the market; With more than ten years’ experience in auto developing, Launch has a professional and efficient technology team, which acquires the A-level expertise in the whole process R&D including whole vehicle integration, whole vehicle model design, engineering development, design verification and so on; It has established a strategic cooperation relationship and long term exchange mechanism with many famous foreign design companies and has participated in several successful international R&D projects on car models.

In 2006, Launch joined the ARRK International Group and became one of its core members.

 At present, Launch has developed into a company which owns more than 300 employees and three R&D centers in Shanghai, Chongqing and Tianjin. The company also plans to increase 100 technicians and one R&D center per year in the future three years.

In 2012, senior executives of Launch bought back foreign shares by means of MBO and Launch still remained its long term strategic cooperation with ARRK.

With high quality professional design, considerate service, highly devoted teams and the spirit of perseverance, Launch has gained the belief and support of an increasing number of clients.