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BYD Han EV Has Another Fire Episode, This Time In the Middle of the Road
BYD Han EV Has Another Fire Episode, This Time In the Middle of the Road

3 Aug 2022, 15:14 UTC / Apart from the fire that happened after an independent crash test, another Han EV caught fire in October 2021 in Shenzhen

 
BYD Seagull Is the Affordable EV All Carmakers Should Fear Right Now
BYD Seagull Is the Affordable EV All Carmakers Should Fear Right Now

2 Aug 2022, 13:07 UTC / The company is rapidly expanding its presence abroad, and it has relevant products for a wide variety of customers’ needs

 
Japanese Carmakers Face a Reckoning Moment As BYD Enters Their Home Market
Japanese Carmakers Face a Reckoning Moment As BYD Enters Their Home Market

24 Jul 2022, 09:51 UTC / Toyota and Honda are not yet convinced that EVs are the way forward, but with the Chinese carmaker BYD entering their home market, things should change quickly

 
Are We Underestimating Elon Musk's Diplomatic Abilities?....Quite Possibly
Are We Underestimating Elon Musk's Diplomatic Abilities?....Quite Possibly

23 Jul 2022, 06:05 UTC / China has one of the largest populations and consumer economies in the world, but many manufacturers face policy hurdles dictated by Beijing

 
China Automaker and Tesla Battling for Global Dominance in EV Market, Others Creeping In
China Automaker and Tesla Battling for Global Dominance in EV Market, Others Creeping In

22 Jul 2022, 07:48 UTC / Tesla is locking heads with Chinese automaker BYD for the lead in Electric vehicle sales worldwide with other rivals looming

 
BYD Seal Completes Moose Test at 83.5 KPH (52 MPH), Shows CTB (Cell-to-Body) Technology
BYD Seal Completes Moose Test at 83.5 KPH (52 MPH), Shows CTB (Cell-to-Body) Technology

14 Jul 2022, 20:41 UTC / According to the Chinese automaker, the new e-platform 3.0 electric sedan also achieved a maximum speed of 133 kph (82.6 mph) in a lane change test

 
BYD May Produce 300,000 NEVs in August – Backlog is for 700,000 Vehicles
BYD May Produce 300,000 NEVs in August – Backlog is for 700,000 Vehicles

11 Jul 2022, 15:12 UTC / The BYD Dolphin sales are held back by production capacity, but the Chinese titan is working hard to solve that until the end of the year

 
Did BYD Overtake Tesla as World's Biggest EV Seller? That Depends on How You Count
Did BYD Overtake Tesla as World's Biggest EV Seller? That Depends on How You Count

5 Jul 2022, 15:29 UTC / If you count PHEVs as electric cars, BYD could have claimed the first spot months ago. If you only compute BEVs as such, the controversy is still open

 
Electric Corolla Developed With BYD – the Toyota bZ5 – Shows Up in Patent Images
Electric Corolla Developed With BYD – the Toyota bZ5 – Shows Up in Patent Images

17 Jun 2022, 18:05 UTC / According to the Chinese press, the bZ SDN will be called bZ5. Thanks to spy shots, we also have its technical specifications.

 
BYD Executive Confirms Tesla Will Put Blade Batteries in Its Chinese Cars
BYD Executive Confirms Tesla Will Put Blade Batteries in Its Chinese Cars

8 Jun 2022, 09:10 UTC / Lian Yubo, BYDs executive vice president, confirmed the rumors were true in an interview with Kui Yingchun, host of state-owned media CGTN.

 
Toyota and BYD Invade Tesla’s Business of Stationary Energy Storage
Toyota and BYD Invade Tesla’s Business of Stationary Energy Storage

2 Jun 2022, 17:24 UTC / While Toyota disclosed the O-Uchi Kyuden System, BYD just delivered its first storage station – the BYD Cube T28 – in North America

 
BYD Buys Six Lithium Mines in Africa to Ensure Supply for the Next Ten Years
BYD Buys Six Lithium Mines in Africa to Ensure Supply for the Next Ten Years

2 Jun 2022, 08:38 UTC / Apart from needing lithium to make batteries for its cars, BYD is also one of the most considerable cell manufacturers in the world.

 
BYD Is Now the Third Most Valuable Car Company; Seal Sells 22,637 Units in Six Hours
BYD Is Now the Third Most Valuable Car Company; Seal Sells 22,637 Units in Six Hours

25 May 2022, 21:48 UTC / The wave of good news for the Chinese carmaker was only interrupted by the closing of the Changsha plant for pollution allegations.

 
BYD Open Pre-Orders for the Seal, Starting at RMB212,800 ($31,795)
BYD Open Pre-Orders for the Seal, Starting at RMB212,800 ($31,795)

20 May 2022, 18:26 UTC / The most expensive derivative of this vehicle is only slightly more expensive than the entry-level Tesla Model 3, which makes the Seal a bargain

 
BYD Is Closer to 1 TWh Than Tesla: Capacity Already Surpassed 500 GWh
BYD Is Closer to 1 TWh Than Tesla: Capacity Already Surpassed 500 GWh

30 Apr 2022, 18:34 UTC / And there are more factories about to be disclosed, with production capacities that could make it achieve 1 TWh way before its American competitor.

 
BYD Seal Interior Revealed Ahead of May Sales Start, Has Tesla Model 3 in the Crosshairs
BYD Seal Interior Revealed Ahead of May Sales Start, Has Tesla Model 3 in the Crosshairs

29 Apr 2022, 10:03 UTC / China's BYD is preparing to launch its Model 3 rival Seal with impressive specifications and a fresh design, while also undercutting its Tesla rival in price

 
BYD Is About to Open Its Fifth Car Plant: It is in Fuzhou, China
BYD Is About to Open Its Fifth Car Plant: It is in Fuzhou, China

11 Apr 2022, 15:13 UTC / The new plant will increase BYD’s production by 200,000 units. In 2021, BYD could make 600,000 cars per year in four factories, but the numbers do not add up

 
Chinese Tesla Rival Gives Up on Gas-Only Cars, Will Make PHEVs and EVs Only
Chinese Tesla Rival Gives Up on Gas-Only Cars, Will Make PHEVs and EVs Only

3 Apr 2022, 20:02 UTC / The world is changing rapidly. Even China’s starting to witness the fast rise of electric cars. With this new announcement, things are clearer than ever

 
Only Three Carmakers Made It Onto TIME's 100 Most Influential Companies of 2022 List
Only Three Carmakers Made It Onto TIME's 100 Most Influential Companies of 2022 List

31 Mar 2022, 17:31 UTC / New celebrations are upon us. TIME has presented its top 100 corporate picks. There are three carmakers on it. Don’t guess, here are the names

 
BYD Supplies More than Blade Batteries – DM-i PHEV System Is Also for Sale
BYD Supplies More than Blade Batteries – DM-i PHEV System Is Also for Sale

22 Mar 2022, 20:16 UTC / The first company to buy it was Skyworth Auto, which applied the world’s most efficient combustion engine and Blade Batteries to the Skyworth HT-i