China starts selling electric BYD E3

China starts selling electric BYD E3

October 25, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The day before, sales of the low-cost electric car BYD E3 started in China. Inexpensive price was made possible through the use of a simplified platform, which, however, meets all the necessary needs. The sedan is 4,450 mm long, 1,760 mm wide and 1,530 mm high. The distance between the axles is 2 610 mm. The exterior of the car features an aggressive and modern front end. A powerful bumper, an interesting design of a radiator grille with imitation of stars, as well as new LED headlights are striking here. In the passenger compartment, a floating screen of a multimedia complex with a diagonal of 10.1 inches draws attention to itself.

A feature of the screen is its ability to rotate 90 degrees. Also worth noting is the intuitive digital dashboard.

 In the basic configuration, the buyer is available frontal airbags, ABS and EBD systems. Also, customers are offered a Drive Select control system with Eco, Sport and Drive operating modes. Also, the starting equipment includes power windows for all doors. The engine range is represented by two options – electric motors with a return of 94 and 136 hp. respectively. Power reserve of 94 hp It’s 305 km without recharging, and a more powerful option boasts a margin of 405 km.

The basic equipment of the car costs 103,800 yuan. For the maximum configuration you have to pay 119,800 yuan. A month ago, the BYD E2 hatchback went on sale, which is made on the same platform with the E3 model. Due to the low price, 2 thousand of such cars were sold in the first month.