26.04.2018 - 12:48

Arsenal adds BYD power to club

China’s BYD has landed a deal with London premier league football club Arsenal as it becomes a new sponsor. The vehicle maker is now the club’s official car and bus partner and will also receive prominent BYD branding opportunities.

23.04.2018 - 13:50

Spain orders electric buses from BYD

Chinese mega maker BYD says it has received a new order from Spain, where the town of Badalona close to Barcelona is expecting the arrival of 8 electric buses. It is the second order from Spain for BYD as Southern Europe is opening up.


19.04.2018 - 16:19

Inductive 200 kW charging system for buses ready

The inductive charging system specialist Momentum Dynamics from the USA has installed their first wireless charging system for electric buses with a charging capacity of 200 kW. It will be used for the Link Transit company in Wenatchee, Washington.

11.04.2018 - 16:53

BYD launches e-Bus fleet on Korea’s Jeju Island

Jeju Island is becoming something like a mini Norway, only in Northeast Asia. BYD has a little HQ here since they were asked to deliver 20 electric buses that have just arrived. BYD says it is the largest project of its kind in the region.

11.04.2018 - 16:23

Flixbus launches first long-distance electric bus route in France

Munich-based bus operator Flixbus has entered the electric age in France yesterday, as it launched two electric buses that will go the long distance. The coach service runs between Paris and the city of Amiens and was live at the launch event in Paris, just at the foot of the Eiffel Tower.


26.03.2018 - 16:38

BYD lands first electric bus deal in Portugal

China’s BYD has got a deal in Portugal, where operator SMTUC ordered 8 electric buses. The contract follows successful trials in the town of Coimbra. While it is a first for BYD to deliver to Portugal, the firm says orders in Europe amount to 400 to date.

26.03.2018 - 12:24

Daimler & BYD launch the updated Denza EV

More range and a new face is the promise of the Denza 500 that BYD and Daimler launched through their joint venture Shenzhen DENZA New Energy Automotive today. The all-electric model has been made in and for China exclusively and succeeds their first EV.

21.03.2018 - 19:10

BYD to send 1,000 electric taxis to Thailand

A major Thai vehicle distributor has turned to China’s BYD to deliver a total of a thousand electric cabs to Thailand. The first 100 EVs are scheduled to arrive this year and are said to have a range of 350 km.

11.03.2018 - 16:07

EV sales in China this February

Overall, 29,150 electric cars and plug-in hybrids were sold in China this February, marking an increase of 76% compared to last years numbers. 65% of the plug-ins were purely electric and domestic brands built all bestselling PEVs.

27.02.2018 - 15:46

Daimler & BYD to give the Denza a facelift

Daimler and BYD have been cooperating on the Denza since 2016 under the banner of Shenzhen BYD Daimler New Technology for the Chinese market. Now their dedicated China EV has received a facelift and a new name tag.

12.02.2018 - 18:18

EV sales in China up 480% this January YOY

Electric and plug-in hybrid vehicle sales in China have increased by 480 percent this January compared to the same month last year. The majority of the new energy vehicles that got a license plate were all-electric cars, according to CAAM.

06.02.2018 - 22:09

BYD Coach and Bus to supply ebuses in California

The US American firm BYD Coach and Bus has announced two new partnerships that are planning to introduce 29 new, locally built K7 electric buses along the California coast. The University of California, San Francisco, has purchased 15 of the 30 foot buses by itself, while Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District will be employing 13 […]

11.12.2017 - 12:27

BYD plans EV Factory in Morocco

The Chinese vehicle Manufacturer BYD has signed an agreement with the Moroccan government to construct a factory in the north African nation. In the production site near Tangiers BYD plans to engage 2,500 employees to construct passenger vehicles, buses and trucks with electric engines, as well as produce a range of batteries.

21.11.2017 - 15:58

BYD plans battery production for third parties

Chinese manufacturer BYD has to face its revenues going down as the country’s government reduces EV subsidies and more and more players are entering the EV market. That’s why the carmaker intends to focus more on its battery business, Reuters has learnt.

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