Thousands of BYD Atto 3 EVs due in Australia within weeks

We’ve been writing about the launch of BYD electric vehicles into Australia for what feels like forever, but the countdown clock is about to strike zero. The Chinese company’s Australian distributor,, says there are now three ships en route, ...

Week Of 1st Aug: BYD Atto 3 Review, Price Movements In COE Premiums, And Free EV Charging On National Day!

mReview: 2022 BYD Atto 3 – Bold Dreams, New Beginnings Charge Your EV For Free With TotalEnergies On National Day! August 2022 COE Results 1st Bidding: Premiums See A Mix Of Increases and Decreases Across All Categories The 2002 ...

China’s BYD enters Australia, plans to sell 9,000 EVs per month by next year

While BYD might not be a household name here yet, the Warren Buffett-backed Chinese carmaker is actually the world’s biggest new-electric vehicles producer, selling some 641,000 units globally in just the first six months 2022. Having entered the Australian ...

BYD Dolphin, Seal, Sea Lion and Frigate? What does the future of China's Tesla rival hold in Australia with Tesla Model 3, Hyundai Ioniq 5 and Kia EV6 challengers?

Local deliveries of BYD’s Atto 3 is set for later this year, but what else does the Chinese brand have up its sleeve? BYD has emerged as a global player on the electric car market, even claiming to have ...

An affordable premium electric car? You bet! Mini boss talks cheap EVs and how the brand could give MG, BYD and Hyundai a run for their money

The Mini Electric Hatch kicked off Mini’s EV experiment but it’s about to add a lot more EVs to its line-up. Can an automotive brand be both premium and affordable? Or is this impossible? Is it one or the ...

Watch BYD Tang Range Test In Norway: Similar To Audi e-tron 55

It's quite heavy and thirsty, especially at higher speeds.

BYD Shipped 1,000 Atto 3 (Aka Yuan) To Australia

The model is also offered in a few other markets outside of China.

BYD Plug-In Car Sales Surge To Over 162,000 In July 2022

The volume just tripled year-over-year again, and exceeded the previous record by almost 30,000.

RM 378 mil to be invested in BYD Thailand's local assembly (CKD) plant

Another electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer is planning to make Thailand as its base of production with BYD announcing its debut in the Kingdom’s passenger market with the help of a name familiar with the country’s automotive industry. Rêver Automotive ...

BYD Tang Shines In Banana Box Test

Two Chinese models are currently at the top of the SUV segment.

Tesla to use BYD batteries in German gigafactory

According to industry insiders, BYD has started supplying LFP cells to Tesla – specifically to the plant in Germany. The first batch of Tesla Model Ys equipped with BYD’s ‘Blade’ batteries are expected to roll off the assembly line ...

Report: BYD Reportedly Already Supplies Tesla With Blade Batteries

According to the unofficial info, Tesla will soon produce BYD-powered Model Ys in Germany.

Tesla already receiving BYD batteries for Giga Berlin’s Model Y production: report

A recent report from China has suggested that BYD’s blade batteries will be used in Tesla’s electric vehicles within the next month. What is quite interesting is that BYD batteries will reportedly be used in Tesla’s Gigafactory Berlin in ...

Tesla is reportedly going to build Model Y with BYD blade batteries at Gigafactory Berlin

After months of rumors that Tesla is going to use BYD’s blade batteries at Gigafactory Shanghai, there’s a surprising turn of events that suggest Tesla is actually going to use the new battery cells at Gigafactory Berlin, and it ...

“Wait is over:” First BYD Atto 3 EVs loaded on trucks for customer deliveries

Source: Luke Todd/LinkedIn BYD importer EV Direct has confirmed that the first Atto 3s are now being loaded on trucks to be delivered to awaiting customers. In a Facebook post on Thursday evening, the importer said: “The wait is almost ...

BYD outsells Tesla ... well, not exactly

The first vehicle, a Qin Plus DM-i sedan, rolls off the assembly line June 30 at BYD’s new factory in Changfeng County, Hefei City, Anhui Province of China. (Getty Images) Internet searches for Warren Buffett-backed Chinese automaker BYD were ...

My BYD E6 electric MPV comes home: Completes 1000 km in the 1st week

The 5-seater MPV is just 10 cm shorter than the Toyota Innova, translating to a huge cabin with plenty of space. BHPian Bimmer_Sage recently shared this with other enthusiasts. I got my BYD delivered this past week and I ...

BYD Atto 3 Australian orders now in transit

Local Atto 3 now in transit Atto 3 customers to receive heated seats Image provided. BYD Atto 3 is one of the most highly anticipated EVs in Australia in 2022, and the wait is almost over for new customers ...

Top 10 Electric Cars June 2022 – Tata, MG, Hyundai, BYD, Mahindra

Tata EVs Nexon / Tigor commanded an 87.70 percent share in June 2022 with sales of 2,709 units out of a total of 3,089 units sold through the month Top 10 Electric Cars June 2022 Mahindra eVerito, Audi etron, ...

BYD to invade Toyota, Nissan, and Honda's Japanese EV expansion plans with 3 models in 2023

Even though Japanese carmakers are making strides with electric vehicle (EV) technology overseas, back home, it’s still a niche market. Still, Chinese EV carmaker BYD Auto has thrown its hat by announcing it will enter Japan with 3 models ...

BYD Enters Japanese Passenger Electric Car Market

Three first models were announced: Atto 3, Dolphin and Seal.

BYD Set To Enter Japanese Market

BYD, the world’s largest electrified vehicle maker will be entering the Japanese market as the next step in their global expansion. Three all-electric vehicles will be sold there starting 2023. The first model will be the Atto 3 and ...

BYD plans to hit the Japanese market with 3 BEVs

BYD announced its entry into the passenger vehicle market in Japan debuting three models. The Atto 3 (known as Yuan Plus in China) is expected to go on sale in January. The Dolphin and Seal respectively will be available ...

BYD Atto 3 gets Australian regulator approval

There is good news for thousands of BYD Atto 3 order holders after the country’s newest electric vehicle offering received crucial Australian Design Rules (ADR) approval. The hotly anticipated medium-sized electric SUV received its approval on July 21, 2022 ...

BYD Atto 3 electric SUV approved for sale in Australia

The BYD Atto 3 has been approved for sale in Australia just weeks before deliveries are set to begin. A government approval notice was published today, advising the Chinese electric SUV is compliant with Australian Design Rules (ADRs). Requests for ...

BYD Plug-In Car Sales More Than Tripled To 133,762 In June 2022

It's another all-time monthly record set by the Chinese manufacturer.

Berkshire Hathaway and Warren Buffett Maybe Dumping Chinese BYD Shares

Does Berkshire Hathaway own BYD? Why is BYD stock falling? How much did Berkshire Hathaway invest in BYD shares? Does Warren Buffett still own Berkshire Hathaway? Is BYD going out of business? While Chinese new energy automaker BYD doesn’t ...

BYD Atto 3 electric SUV: Delivery delays hit entry model

Snapshot BYD Atto 3 Standard Range pushed back to November or December Extended range variant to arrive before October, following a six to eight-week delay Newly-placed orders unlikely to arrive until closer to the New Year or beyond The most-affordable ...

Customers told BYD Atto 3 Standard Range delayed

Standard variant of BYD Atto 3 is now expected in November at the earliest Delays are not limited to BYD The BYD Atto 3. Source: EV Direct Back in March this year, early customers of the BYD Atto 3 ...

First Drive: BYD Atto 3 - A Genuine Game Changer

The BYD Atto 3 is more than just another electric crossover. It promises to fundamentally revolutionise its segment, offering equipment and technology never before seen in its price bracket. The Eye Of The Tiger Dragon So How Does It Feel ...

Hundreds of BYD Atto 3 EVs land in New Zealand, as Australian customers told to wait

Hundreds of BYD Atto 3s land in NZ Australian deliveries looking promising BYD Atto 3 lands in NZ. Source: BYD EV Owners New Zealand Reports have been coming in on social media of hundreds of right-hand drive BYD EVs ...

Does Buffett-Backed BYD Have Tesla and Elon Musk in Its Sights?

Maybe we aren’t comparing apples to apples with these electric vehicles Why did Tesla shut down its Shanghai Giga factory in April? Is Tesla vulnerable to BYD taking over? Is Tesla in trouble in China? Will BYD sell electric ...

BYD launches Atto 3 electric crossover in Singapore

BYD Atto 3. There’s an all-new, Category B electric SUV in town, but this time, it’s not German. Officially unveiled at the Vantage Automotive Centre located along Alexandra Road, the Atto 3 is BYD’s first-ever contender in Singapore’s compact ...

BYD Leads The Way Towards Sustainable Mobility In The Philippines

Electrification has become, by far, one of the buzzwords of the past decade. By definition, electrification is the process of replacing the use of fossil fuels with technology that utilizes electrical energy. On a long-term scope, this conversion is ...

Vantage Auto Unveils new BYD Atto 3 EV!

BYD has officially unveiled their latest electric crossover in Singapore, which has been designed to compete directly with various other mainstream crossover EVs but at a drastically more competitive price. Coming Of Age For The Chinese Brand Locally BYD ...

BYD developing a rival to the Mercedes EQG off-roader: Report

On BYD’s upcoming premium brand Design & Specifications Update: ‘Design & Specifications’ section added. According to a report from, BYD R (internal codename for BYD’s upcoming premium EV brand) will first launch a hard-core off-road electric vehicle, which ...

BYD’s newest SUV, the Atto 3 EV launched in Singapore

BYD’s newest SUV, the Atto 3 EV launched in Singapore Singapore – As we continue to embrace electric cars, Chinese EV brand BYD launches their all-new EV, the Atto 3. The new SUV hits the streets with a lunch ...

BYD beats Tesla in global EV sales for first half of 2022

Photo / Supplied BYD has taken the lead in global EV global sales for the first half of 2022, overtaking Tesla. For the first six months of the year, BYD sold 641,350 NEVs (new energy vehicles), a classification of ...

BYD Atto 3 production and shipping allocation commences

Production underway for early BYD customers BYD Atto 3 wait times increase The BYD Atto 3. Source: EV Direct Good news for BYD Atto 3 buyers: production is underway and ship allocation has commenced for what is currently the ...

BYD finds sales partner for the Netherlands

BYD is tackling the next country after Norway in the sale of its electric cars in Europe: In the Netherlands, the Chinese manufacturer has selected the car dealer group Louwman as its national sales partner. The company will offer ...


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