December 04, 2016 10:08 AM ET


Company Overview of BYD Auto Co., Ltd.

Company Overview

BYD Auto Co., Ltd. manufactures and sells automobiles. The company manufactures electric and hybrid passenger cars. BYD Auto Co., Ltd. was formerly known as Tsinchuan Automobile Company Limited. The company was founded in 2003 and is based in Xian, China. It has research and development, and production centers in Xian, Shanghai, Beijing, and Shenzhen. As of March 31, 2003, BYD Auto Co., Ltd. operates as a subsidiary of BYD Company Ltd.

No.2, Yadi Road

The New-type Industrial Park

Xi'an National Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone

Xian,  710119


Founded in 2003


86 29 8888 9999


86 29 8888 8899

Key Executives for BYD Auto Co., Ltd.

President, Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman
Age: 50
General Manager
Age: 42
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

BYD Auto Co., Ltd. Key Developments

BYD Auto to Supply 3,573 New Energy Vehicles to Shenzhen Bus Group

BYD Company has announced that BYD Auto, a holding unit, has won four bids to supply 3573 new energy vehicles to Shenzhen Bus Group, which come to roughly CNY 1.52 billion.

BYD Auto Opens Showroom in Singapore to Gain Sales

BYD Auto has opened a showroom in Singapore to showcase its electric vehicles (EVs). The new 'experience centre' is a collaboration between Singaporean telecoms company S121 and BYD. The centre will begin sales of BYD cars in September. The new showroom in Singapore is located in the Smart Group's Smart Innovation Centre. The centre currently showcases the BYD e6 electric sedan, which the company states can cover 300 kilometres on a single charge. The centre encourages members of the public to test drive the e6 cars. When sales begin in September, the cars will be jointly marketed by BYD and the Smart Group. The Smart Group will act as the importer and distributer of the cars in Singapore.

BYD to Launch Three New Hybrid Cars in 2016

BYD Auto has announced plans to launch three new models in the new energy vehicle (NEV) segment in China in 2016. The hybrid models include two sport utility vehicles (SUVs) and one multi-purpose vehicle (MPV). The 'Song' SUV and the compact 'Yuan' SUV will be joined by the 'Shang' MPV in 2016, strengthening the automaker's line-up of NEVs in China.

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