Shanghai (Gasgoo)- BYD announced its 1 millionth new energy vehicle (NEV) rolled off the production line on May 19, representing a significant milestone in the automaker’s 13-year NEV development history.
BYD Han EV; photo credit: BYD
The automaker said BYD will sell its passenger vehicles (PVs) to Europe in the future. The first model will be the BYD Tang EV, which is expected for delivery to consumers in Norway in the third quarter this year.
BYD currently has nearly 20 NEV models for sale, including sedans and SUVs in terms of car body types, and BEVs (battery electric vehicles) and PHEVs (plug-in hybrid electric vehicles) regarding powertrain solutions. Prices of BYD’s vehicles range from 80,000 yuan ($12,440) to 350,000 yuan ($54,420).
The first NEV model of BYD is the F3DM that was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2008 and went on sale in December 2008 with a…