Video: CNN Takes Us For a Ride in Bogota’s BYD E6 Electric Taxi Fleet

DEC 11 2013 BY MARK KANE 1

BYD e6 Interior Is Well Appointed

BYD e6 Interior Is Well Appointed

Earlier this year, BYD delivered in Bogota, Colombia the largest electric taxi fleet in all of South America.

A total 45 units of the e6 are in use inthe BIOTAXIS Project.

Below is video from Bogota made by CNN and described as follows:

“The Colombian capital of Bogota has rolled out a fleet of electric taxis, made by Chinese automobile company BYD. It is the largest such fleet in South America, and is designed to improve the city’s air quality and reduce pollution. But there are some challenges in maintaining these eco-friendly vehicles. CNN’s Nick Parker takes a ride.”

Source: CNN Business 360

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Looks nice. The BYD EV is a larger electric vehicle with a 180 mile range and 2 hour recharge time. It would be interesting to see the range rating on a U.S. test cycle.