Home / China News / News detail

BYD's new energy passenger car sales rocket 207.07% YoY in June

Monika From Gasgoo| July 05 , 2021 20:30 BJT

Shanghai (Gasgoo)- BYD Company Limited (BYD) announced on Monday its new car sales reached 51,015 units in June 2021, surging 51.27% year on year, while growing 10.2% month on month.

BYDBYD June sales, BYD NEV sales, China automotive news

The growth in monthly sales was credited to the 192.03% hike in the new energy vehicle (NEV) sales, which surpassed 40,000 units for the first time so far this year.

Passenger vehicles accounted for 97% of BYD's NEV sales for the month of June. To be specific, the sales of all-electric vehicles soar 102.04% to 20,016 units, while 20,100 PHEVs was sold to hit a 536.68% spike year-over-year. 

BYDBYD June sales, BYD NEV sales, China automotive news

BYD Tang DM-i; photo credit: BYD

The precipitous rise in PHEV sales in June should be mainly thanks to the market launch of the three vehicle models using BYD's DM-i super hybrid technology, namely the Qin PLUS DM-i, the Song PLUS DM-i, and the Tang DM-i.

In June, BYD saw its oil-fueled vehicle sales plunge 50.67% from the previous year. The sedan, the SUV, and the MPV segments all posted two-digit decrease.

For the first half of 2021, the company sold a total of 246,689 new vehicles, representing a 55.51% robust increase compared to the year-ago period. Its year-to-date NEV sales shot up 154.76%, which completely offset the 5.96% downward movement showed by the fuel-burning vehicle sales.

The installed capacity of NEV power battery and energy storage battery of BYD for the month of June 2021 reached approximately 2.777GWh.The semi-annual installed capacity was roughly 12.707GWh.

BYD

Gasgoo not only offers timely news and profound insight about China auto industry, but also help with business connection and expansion for suppliers and purchasers via multiple channels and methods. Buyer service:buyer-support@gasgoo.comSeller Service:seller-support@gasgoo.com

All Rights Reserved. Do not reproduce, copy and use the editorial content without permission. Contact us: autonews@gasgoo.com
Gasgoo Auto Research Institute Reports