BYD brings its high-end Han EV to Europe
1 August 2020
BYD Auto Co., Ltd., China's leading new energy car maker , has unveiled its highly anticipated premium sedan, the Han EV at a traveling exhibition in Stuttgart , Germany.
Although many German consumers are not familiar with Chinese car brands, the impressive looks of the Han EV have garnered a lot of attention, earning praise for its brilliant design, exceptional driving experience, and powerful presence.
The Han EV will serve as a new showcase where European consumers can experience Chinese- made cars from a new perspective.
The Han EV is the first series-produced model equipped with BYD's new Blade battery, an innovative technology that reflects the company's research and development capabilities and its goal of redefining safety standards for the entire industry. The Blade Battery uses unique cells that are placed together and then inserted into a battery pack, increasing space utilization by more than 50 percent compared to conventional batteries. The long-range version of the Han has a NEDC-certified cruising range of 605 kilometers.
Powered by Bosch's integrated IPB brake system, the high-performance 4WD version boasts a stopping distance of 100km / h at 0 in 32.8 meters, which is the world's leader. The high-efficiency silicon carbide MOSFET engine control module enables acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h (62 mph) in just 3.9 seconds. During moose tests, the Han EV showed its extraordinary agility and stability with a top speed of 80 km / h, enabled by its electronic stability program. As the banner of highly intelligent new energy, the Han EV is also equipped with DiPilot, BYD's intelligent driving assistant system. The DiDAS Driving Assistant, one of the main DiPilot subsystems, is rated for level 2.5 of the SAE autonomous driving standard.
In the 25 years since its founding, BYD has built a strong reputation for research and development and international cooperation, constantly improving international standards for NEV products and technologies. BYD has built a world-class supply chain and hired some of the world's best talents to make better cars for everyone. With a global vision, the elite design team led by Wolfgang Josef Egger , Juan Manuel López and Michele Domenico Jauch have created the Dragon Face design language for the interior and exterior of the car, refining a unique aesthetic for Chinese cars. .
BYD debuted the Han EV in Europe on May 13. The Han EV captures the spirit and essence of Chinese culture, showcasing the technological prowess of the Chinese automaker and fusing traditional, dragon-inspired elements with modern and innovative aesthetics.
BYD Company Ltd. is one of the largest private companies in China . Since its inception in 1995, the company has rapidly developed a strong experience in rechargeable batteries and has become a tireless advocate for sustainable development, successfully expanding its renewable energy solutions globally with operations in more than 50 countries and regions. Her creation of a Zero Emission Energy Ecosystem - encompassing affordable solar power generation, reliable energy storage and state-of-the-art electrified transportation - has made her an industry leader in the transportation and energy sectors. . BYD is listed on the Hong Kong and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges. For more information about the company, see www.byd.com .