BYD announced New Energy Vehicles (NEV) sales totaled 92,926, soaring 367.6% of sales in January 2021. Overall, BYD sold 95,180 passenger cars in January, up 126.1% year-over-year.

The strong sales start for 2022 comes after annual sales of nearly 600,000 vehicles in 2021.

BYD sold 46,386 pure electric vehicles in January, up 220.7% year-over-year. Meanwhile, BYD Dual Mode models sold 46,540 units, rocketing 760.6% year-over-year, thanks to its advanced DM-i super hybrid technology.

The flagship BYD Han model, a mid to large sedan, sold 12,780 units in January, marking the fifth consecutive month with a sales volume exceeding 10,000 units. Along with the Han, the Tang SUV achieved a sales volume of 9,060 units, revealing superb product power.

Addition to that, EA1 (code name), the very first production model built upon the e-platform 3.0, hit a monthly sales record at 10,602 units.

In addition to the strong sales start to 2022, Brand Finance, the world’s leading brand valuation consultancy, listed BYD at the top of its 2022 Global 500 report.


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