Posts Tagged electric buses

BYD Begins Expansion Of Electric Bus Factory In California

After a slow start in 2013, BYD’s activity in the U.S. has progressively expanded step-by-step in the electric bus and commercial truck segments. The Chinese subsidiary has already reached the level of hundreds of commercial units built in the US – about 300 buses and 150 trucks, according to a  recent Trucks…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 10

BYD Picks Up Award For 2016 Electric Bus of the Year In US

BYD expanded its electric product portfolio – recently adding in a monorail system, “SkyRail” in Shenzhen to its offerings of cars, SUVs, buses, heavy and commercial vehicles; but in the U.S. it’s mostly known for its electric buses…which the company apparently does very well. For this year, the Los Angeles…

4 months ago by Mark Kane 11

BYD Expands U.S. Factory To Handle Electric Trucks

BYD is expanding its Californian manufacturing plant in Lancaster, which is located 70 miles north of Los Angeles. The facility is currently used to assembly all-electric buses and coaches, but soon will also produce medium and heavy-duty trucks. The company reports that the first orders for the electric trucks have already…

5 months ago by Mark Kane 18