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BYD Secures Nottingham Electric Bus Tender

BYD announced “a potential game changer” as the company received a purchase contract for 13 electric buses (12m long) to Nottingham City Council (NCC), along with associated charging equipment. What’s special about Nottingham, UK? Well, Nottingham is the electric city with largest fleet of 45 electric buses in Europe and…

1 day ago by Mark Kane 8

Delivery ceremony of BYD ebus and e6 crossover held in Thailand on Mar.18th

BYD Launching EV Sales In Thailand With Loxley

BYD is trying to expand electric vehicle sales across the world with mixed results. The latest market is Thailand where e6 all-electric cars and K9 electric buses will be sold together with Loxley, a company operating in Thailand for more than 76 years. The inaugural event seems bold.  So too…

3 weeks ago by Mark Kane 2


BYD Readying For Electric Car Sales In South Korea

China’s BYD is gearing up to sell its electric cars in South Korea before the end of 2015. This news comes via a senior executive at BYD who spoke at the International Electric Vehicle Expo held each May in South Korea. Per news Agency Xinhua: Liu Xueliang, BYD’s general manager…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 0

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BYD Races To Triple Battery Production

According to an Automotive News article, BYD is on track to establish 34 GWh of annual battery production capacity before 2020. This, of course, reminds us of the 35 GWh Gigafactory planned by Tesla, which is one of the points made in the article. BYD closed the year 2014 with…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 8

BYD e6

Uber & BYD To Test Electric Taxis

According to Reuters, Uber signed a deal with BYD to test the electric e6 as taxis in the US. “The electric car is part of Uber’s program to help drivers buy or lease new or used cars.” As it turns out, 25 BYD cars are being tested in Chicago through…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 7

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BYD Stock Up Due To Rising Electric Car Expectations

There were a lot of comments put on the BYD stock situation after a big price dropa  few weeks ago. In the meantime, BYD is selling its BYD Electronic Components to get $370 million for further developments of plug-in cars (New Energy Vehicles (NEV). Price of shares recovered partially and…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 0

BYD's Articulated Electric Bus in Los Angeles

BYD’s Articulated Electric Bus in Los Angeles – Video

BYD recently presented its 60-foot articulated electric bus in Los Angeles, where soon the first five units of the shorter 40-foot buses will enter service. It’s expected that in near future, Los Angeles will buy up to 25 BYD buses, while Stanford University already purchased 13. The new 60-foot bus…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 3

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BYD Tang Sales Expected To Outpace Qin

The plug-in electric BYD Qin was an immediate sales success when it launched last year in China. Sales started out low, but rather quickly sales established at a level well over 1,000 units per month and even hit and held steady at 1,700 units per month late last year. According…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 9