In Europe, BYD expands from buses to trucks and vans
BYD launched in Spain 3 zero emission business car product traces centered at fleet clients in Europe. The offer includes BYD T6 mild truck, BYD counterbalance forklift, BYD Q1M backyard tractor, BYD pedestrian pallet truck, and BYD T3 van.
BYD T6 light truck (7.5T GVW)
BYD Q1M backyard tractor (46T GCWR), particularly designed for airport, port and distribution centers
BYD T3 van
The vehicles and van have been already bought in China and some different markets, but no longer in Europe. In the case of forklifts, sales in Europe are counted in hundreds.
“We thank Grupo Tomi for their efforts concerning sustainability and innovation as a device to reduce the environmental effect, but additionally to reduce charges and the significance of logistics to acquire the one’s goals.”
Isbrand Ho, Managing Director, of BYD Europe, said:
“This is a fairly vast step for BYD – the creation of an entire variety of confirmed and competitive 0 emission cars spanning key sectors of the commercial car area. Our previous pure electric powered products have cemented their role in their respective classes – taxis, town buses (we are now the market chief in Europe and have lately produced our 50,000th bus global) and forklifts (this 12 months we anticipate to have finished deliveries of three,000 units to European clients). We are assured that this fourth product variety – trucks – will also win sales success even though the European CV quarter is very competitive.”
Antonio Martinez, General Director of Tomi Group:
“Today we’re the pioneers in Spain bringing the cleanest technology within the market to our roads. Now it’s far all of us’s obligation to take gain of it and make achievements collectively and end up an instance for the relaxation of Europe.”
Javier Contijoch, Vice President of Sales at BYD Europe, said:
“BYD installed its European electric truck department in 2018 and has when you consider that tested two of its prototype electric trucks across Europe. Spain became selected because of the first pilot marketplace. The premiere of the BYD electric powered vans is the start of the roll-out in Europe. Other European areas are quick to observe.”