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    Read This: Why US roads aren't smothered in BYD electric vehicles

    Remember back in 2008 when BYD (Build Your Dreams) first displayed its fuel saving hybrid at the Detroit Auto Show and later announced plans to begin selling in the US in 2010? A quick glance at any street in the country will provide ample evidence that the Chinese automaker has failed to smother ...

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    Official: 45 BYD e6 EVs make up South America's largest all-electric taxi service

    BYD can now lay claim to producing South America's largest all-electric taxi fleet. The China-based automaker said 45 BYD e6 EVs have been put into taxi service in Bogota, Colombia. The crossover EVs are part of a pilot project geared to boost green-car adoption in Colombia and are said to have a ...

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    WikiLeaks reveals disturbing business practices of Buffett's BYD

    2009 BYD F3DM – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Are Chinese cars nothing more than cheap copies of more successful automakers' products from other parts of the world? That's a question that has been asked rather widely for the last several years as the numbers of large Chinese ...

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    Bye, bye BYD for Buffett? *UPDATE

    Warren Buffett, who made his billions of dollars through a series of investments, is nothing if not a shrewd businessman. As such, when Buffett makes a move on one of the companies he's invested in, the world stands up and takes notice. Such is the case with Buffett's 10-percent stake in Chinese ...

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    REPORT: BYD only sells 100 plug-in F3DM hybrids in eight months

    2009 BYD F3DM - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The BYD F3DM plug-in hybrid went on sale in China last December. In the first eight months that the car has been on sale, only 100 have been sold, according to a new report from Gasgoo. This is well below the company's original stated goal of ...

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    REPORT: BYD pushes American EV launch ahead to 2010

    BYD e6 electric MPV - Click above for high-res image gallery
    According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, the Warren Buffet-backed Chinese automaker BYD has moved up its plans to sell a fully electric car right here in the United States next year. Interestingly, the automaker had ...


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