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BYD Qin Sales in China – January 2015

BYD Qin Sales in China – January 2015

Plug-in electric car sales in China are still growing at a rapid rate. 5-times the rate in 2014.

Last month, 6,395 plug-in electric cars were sold, according to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers, while at the same time 6,663 were produced in China.

Plug-in hybrids take the lead so far this year with 3,289 sales, but all-electric cars are close with 3,106.

Almost 30% of sales were secured by the BYD Qin plug-in hybrid, which together with e6 holds over one-third of the market for the BYD brand.

Interesting is the 172 Venucia e30s (Nissan LEAFs) on the list below, but we don't see Denza. *Note: List doesn't include all models yet.

"1. BYD Qin (plug-in hybrid): 1,911

2. Chery QQ EV ( all-electric): 552

3. BYD e6 (all-electric): 423

4. Zotye E20 (all-electric): 408

5. Chery eQ (all-electric): 355

6. SAIC Roewe 550 Hybrid (plug-in hybrid): 348

7. Zotye Z100 EV (Cloud 100, all-electric): 184

8. Dongfeng-Nissan Venucia e30 (all-electric): 172

9. GAC Trumpchi GA5 REV (plug-in hybrid): 145

10. BAIC E150 EV (EV 200, all-electric): 132

11. SAIC Roewe E50 (all-electric): 4"

Source: ChinaAutoWeb