The BYD Qin sedan launched several days ago in Beijing, a month later than expected owing to difficulties in local and national subsidies for new energy vehicles, but was it really? The delayed launch only gained greater media interest in BYD’s latest flagship energy vehicle. On the downside, the new energy policies rolled out by the Central Government…

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The BYD Qin was expected to launch on November 12th this month, but according to Chinese media reports that launch date has now been pushed back to December citing BYD’s issues with government subsidies for new energy vehicles which would have seen the Qin eligible for a 35,000RMB subsidy from the government.

The Qin carries a 1.5T mated to BYD’s…

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Have you been following the tales of the unstoppable BYD Qin, the 303bhp family sedan from BYD? It gains its super powers from a 1.5T and an electric motor which has so far trounced the competition with relative ease, until a BMW X5M came along.

The X5M was last available as a 2010 model in the Chinese market with a 4.4L Twin Turbo V8 engine under…

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The BYD Qin is the ultimate Q car; from the outside its just a three box sedan that is reminiscent of the BYD F3 on which it is based which itself was cloned from a Toyota Corolla except the Qin is more fit for 21st Century roads. Inside the Qin however is a 1.5T 150BHP engine which may not sound like much, but its also paired with an electric motor…

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The BYD Qin will be finally unveiled and available to the car buying public on November 12th in the company’s hometown in Shenzhen.

The Qin, named after China’s first emperor uses BYD’s own self developed 1.5T paired with an electric drivetrain which gives the car a combined output of 303bhp putting it up there with some of the most powerful electric…

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At a recent technical focused meet and greet with the Chinese automotive media, BYD announced a series of new technology cars including multiple new forced induction engines, two new hybrid powertrains and a range topping supercar.

BYD is not know for its design flair or its sporting credentials, the fledgling company has been producing cars that…

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