BYD Qin Sedan is the most popular in the segment of electric cars and hybrids

April 19, 2015 at 2:44 pm

In 2014, Chinese auto industry was rapidly developing the segment of electric cars and hybrids.
Thus, in comparison with 2013 year, the sales growth in this segment was 324%, reaching 74,763 units in the result, and the production of electric vehicles and hybrids increased by 4.5 times. According to the forecasts, 150-200 thousand cars with electric motors will be sold in 2015.

2015 Economical BYD Qin pic

2015 Economical BYD Qin pic

In 2014 BYD Qin innovative sedan produced by BYD Auto became a leader of sales in the segment of electric cars and hybrids. During a year 14,747 vehicles were sold. Stella Lee, the Senior Vice president of BYD Auto commented the success of the model: “The news that Qin tops the list of sales is not a surprise for us, because there is not any other car which would be as fast, cost-effective, modern and affordable as BYD Qin hybrid car model.”

Technologically advanced 2015 BYD Qin sedan image

Technologically advanced 2015 BYD Qin sedan image

Qin offers to its owner truly amazing opportunities. Due to the use of Dual Mode II technology, the car accelerates to 100 km / h in just 5.9 seconds; its top speed is 185 km / h, while the fuel consumption is only 2 liters per 100 km. The total capacity of the power plant is more than 300 hp, which is an amazing characteristic for the series passenger car. The Qin can travel more than 50 km using only electric motor. As soon as the battery is used up, economical 1.5 liters petrol turbocharged engine comes to the aid.