The BYD Seal is currently receiving massive love from EV lovers just a few days after its launch. This electric car went into pre-sale and in just 7 hours 22,637 units were bound to ship to their new homes. This impressive pre-sale shows that Chinese automobile companies are swiftly entering the EV mainstream market. Let’s now take a look at the battery features of this EV salon that makes it the main attraction to most buyers.
This vehicle comes with a powerful battery that is designed by the company. The BYD CBT battery enables the Seal to achieve a four-wheel drive with an acceleration of 0-100 in 3.8 seconds. At this rate, the BYD Seal stands out as the fastest car this Chinese EV manufacturing company has produced.
This vehicle also makes use of the 3.0 charging solution which improves the safety, handling, efficiency, and aesthetic of the battery. BYD Seal’s battery also integrates the company’s breakthrough blade battery technology. With this, the Seal can boast of a longer range on a single charge. BYD Seal’s battery can handle 50-ton pressure and reach a torsional rigidity of 40,000 Nm/degree.
BYD Seal trims and prices
There are four trim models for this EV, each provides a different battery capacity and range. First on the list offers a 61.44 kWh battery with a range of 550Km and uses rear-drive technology. The second comes with a similar battery and range, but different pricing. Things step up with the third trim that offers an 82.56 kWh battery with a 700Km range. The last trim has a similar 82.56-kWh battery, but makes use of four-wheel drive and can cover a range of 650Km on a single charge.
Pricing of this EV increases with the trim a buyer wishes to purchase. The price range which encompasses all trims is 207,470 to 291,128 yuan. This price range puts this vehicle in close competition with the Tesla Model 3 and the Xpeng P5.