By 2017, the BYD Company will released four new crossovers (part 1)

May 11, 2015 at 5:03 pm

The Chinese manufacturer BYD seriously intends to settle in the most popular segment of the world market – SUVs and crossovers, so by 2017 the company from China plans to release four new high-performance models. At the top of the lineup will be a big seven-seat model with a hybrid drive and six electric motors.

2015 Powerful BYD Tang hybrid crossover pic

2015 Powerful BYD Tang hybrid crossover pic

Immediately it should be reminded that a few days ago, the Chinese company BYD announced the price of the hybrid SUVs Tang and Tang Ultimate, which, literally hit the entire global automotive community, the reason is the fact the output of the Chinese car is more then 500 horsepower. It turns out that this is just the tip of the iceberg.

New 2015 BYD Yuan compact crossover photo

New 2015 BYD Yuan compact crossover photo

The first new SUV model will be the BYD Yuan. This compact car has an overall length of 4320 mm, width – 1765 mm, height – 1650mm. The size of the wheelbase is 2520 mm. Hybrid crossover BYD Yuan will receive a 1.3-liter four-cylinder internal combustion engine and two electric motors. Total output is 473 horsepower, which is transmitted to all four wheels through a 7-speed transmission with dual-clutch. It is expected that a compact crossover BYD Yuan will officially debut in the third quarter of 2015.