BYD SONG CROSSOVER SUV PHEV
BYD SONG DM PHEV
Bearing the name of a Chinese Dynasty, the BYD SONG Crossover SUV PHEV is a four wheel drive vehicle based on the BYD S3 Compact SUV and follows the Tang. The Song’s commercial release first introduced at the Shanghai Auto Show in 2015, is scheduled for mid-2016. The Song is assembled at the Xi’an plant in Shaanxi China. The BYD Song achieved a 5-star safety rating in the C-NCAP, with 58 points it is unrivaled in the SUV sector. The car is connected to Android and iOS devices through Baidu CarLife and Phone Link using either a USB cable or WiFi, rendering the car smarter and more internet-connective. The Song also includes BYD’s new Insta-Pyre Technology purifying the cabin air, and 360° views through built-in camera’s.
The BYD Song was finally unveiled at the Shanghai Auto Show for release in the second quarter 2017. The pure electric version is named the BYD SONG EV300 and the PHEV named the BYD SONG DM. The BYD Song range compete head-on with SAIC Roewe‘s Roewe eRX 5 PHEV and Roewe RX5 EV.
BYD’s new combustion vehicle, the MPV Song MAX listed in September 2017 will see a PHEV version released in 2018.
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Week 16 2017 - BYD unveils BEV/PHEV Song SUV versions
At the Auto Shanghai Show, BYD revealed that it will bring a pure electric version of the Song SUV. The new model is named the Song EV300, crossover SUV. The Song EV300 will have a range of 300km (188miles). Other specifications are as follow:
The company will also bring a plug-in hybrid version, the Song DM using dual engine technology. It is expected that the Song EV300 will be released in the second quarter of 2017. The Song DM with a 2.0L Turbo engine will have an electric range of over 100km (62mi).
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