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Tag: Autos BYD
Sisma Auto launches BYD 3S centre in Glenmarie, Shah Alam
01 June 2023
SHAH ALAM: Multi-brand premium automotive group Sisma Auto has opened the largest BYD 3S centre in Glenmarie, Shah Alam, Klang Valley’s main automotive hub. Set up at a cost of ...
BYD beefs up autonomous driving credentials with new unit, h...
19 May 2023
SHANGHAI/BEIJING: BYD Co Ltd may be China's biggest electric vehicle maker by a country mile but it knows it lags rivals in autonomous driving, and has set up a new division and em...
China's BYD cuts starting price for Seal EV; aims to extend ...
10 May 2023
SHANGHAI: BYD Co Ltd today cut the starting price of its best-selling Seal sedan by 10%, as the Chinese electric vehicle (EV) giant seeks to extend its lead in the world's largest ...
BYD distributor says it now has three 3S dealerships
08 May 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: BYD distributor Sime Darby Beyond Auto now has three 3S centres in the Klang Valley. Located in Ara Damansara, Glenmarie and Cheras, the centres aim to provide acc...
BYD to make EVs in Vietnam
08 May 2023
HANOI: Chinese automaker BYD Co. plans to expand into electric vehicles manufacturing and assembly in Vietnam, according to a Vietnamese government statement citing the company's c...
BYD will accelerate bottom-up EV trend with under-US$11,000 ...
03 May 2023
OSLO: For most of the last decade, electric vehicle adoption was a top-down story. Automakers started offering battery-powered models at the high end of the market and slowly worke...
BYD lowers starting price for Seagull electric hatchback
26 April 2023
SHANGHAI: Chinese electric car maker BYD has set the starting price for its Seagull hatchback at 73,800 yuan (RM47,528)), about 6.3% lower than its initial advertised price, its we...
Tax incentives power rising demand for EVs in Malaysia
25 April 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: With government tax incentives, more public battery charging points for battery electric vehicles (BEVs) and accessibly priced new models, the adoption of such zero e...
BYD US$11,450 Seagull EV set to reshape China’s first-car ma...
24 April 2023
SHANGHAI: A new electric hatchback starting from just 78,800 yuan (US$11,450/RM51,000) from BYD Co. is set to intensify competition in China’s already crowded entry-level car marke...
Shanghai auto show crowds flock to BYD's Seagull
19 April 2023
A group of visitors expressing great interest in the Seagull at the 2023 Auto Shanghai show. — Reuters SHANGHAI: At the Shanghai auto show this week, the largest crowds can be fou...
China's electric car drive, led by BYD, leaves global brands...
18 April 2023
SHANGHAI: China's auto market, the world’s largest, is accelerating towards an electric future – leaving established global brands stuck in the slow lane. When auto executives c...
Sime Darby Motors sets record with 1,000 BYD Atto 3 delivery...
12 April 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: Sime Darby Motors achieved a new record feat with its delivery of 1,000 BYD Atto 3 cars in 100 days. Held at the Bukit Jalil National Stadium car park, the histori...
BYD bets on self-developed chassis suspension system
11 April 2023
SHANGHAI: China's BYD launched on Monday a new chassis suspension system as the electric vehicle maker ramps up efforts to move upmarket with premium products. The system, BYD D...
BYD reduces shifts at two electric vehicle plants in China, ...
21 March 2023
SHANGHAI: BYD has reduced shifts at two auto assembly plants in China, people with knowledge of the matter said, in a sign of how weaker demand in the world's largest auto market i...
Chinese EV competition hots up as BYD offers discounts
10 March 2023
BYD vehicles displayed at a car dealership in Shanghai. — Reuters BEIJING: China's BYD, the world's leading seller of battery electric vehicles (BEVs) and plug-in hybrids, on Thur...
BYD has 3 Southeast Asian countries vying for plant
25 February 2023
MANILA: The Philippines, Vietnam and Indonesia are competing to host an electric-vehicle assembly plant for BYD Co., the world’s second-largest maker of EVs, according to a top Phi...
BYD to build US$1.2bil EV battery plant in central China, sa...
15 February 2023
SHANGHAI: BYD , the world's largest maker of electrified vehicles, plans to invest US$1.2 billion (RM5.3bil) to build a new factory for its batteries in China, according to environ...
BYD building own Europe plant more likely than taking one ov...
08 February 2023
LOS ANGELES: BYD Co. is exploring setting up its own factory in Europe, a top executive told Bloomberg News, suggesting the Chinese carmaking giant is more likely to establish its ...
BYD dreams big in auto powerhouse Japan
01 February 2023
YOKOHAMA: China's BYD Co Ltd unveiled its first dealership in Japan on Tuesday, taking on one of the biggest challenges in its explosive global rise as it seeks to win over custome...
First 100 BYD Atto 3 delivered to buyers
17 January 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: Following the successful launch of BYD in Malaysia, with 1,000 orders received for the Atto 3 within just 10 days, BYD is marking another milestone, delivering the fi...