It's now available to order in China and comes with a BYD Blade Battery for a NEDC range of 401 km.
Bogotá will have 889 pure electric buses, of which 876 will be from BYD.
The first batch of 120 electric buses was already delivered to Bogotá, the capital of Colombia.
The fact that BYD produces its own cobalt-free LFP batteries helps to avoid battery supply constraints.
BYD is going all-in with its CTP cobalt-free batteries.
It's no secret that the massification of electric cars requires batteries made with cheap raw materials, which means that they need to be cobalt free.
BYD Blade long prismatic battery cell is revolutionary.
CTP technology is the next step for making simpler, safer, cheaper and more energy-dense batteries.
Yesterday BYD opened its third battery plant in China.
BYD Song is about to have a BEV version.