On April 6th, BYD officially announced the launch of its 2023 e2 model. There are two models available: Comfort and Luxury, priced at ¥102,800 (about $15,000) and ¥109,800 (about $16,000), IT home reported.
At the same time, BYD also offers new car purchase benefits. Users who order this model before April 30th can enjoy a package that includes 2 years of interest-free financing, 2 years of free in-car data (5GB per month), and lifetime warranty for the three-electric system.
Specifically, the 2023 e2 model has been optimized and upgraded with a marine family style. It has abandoned the previous large-sized front grille and replaced it with a more mainstream closed front face matched with dazzling sea joy headlights, which overall have higher recognition.
The sides of the car body and the rear part are basically consistent with the current model, while the continuous taillights and the sports wheels give the new car a more sporty overall feel.
In terms of dimensions, the length, width and height of the 2023 BYD e2 are 4260/1760/1530 millimeters respectively, with a wheelbase of 2610 millimeters. Compared to the current model, the body length has increased by 20 millimeters.
The interior of the new e2 model is similar in style to the marine life series, equipped with a multifunctional steering wheel, full LCD instrument panel, electronic gear lever and a rotatable central control screen (12.8 inches for high-end models and 10.1 inches for entry-level models).
The new car comes standard with the brand-new DiLink intelligent network system, which contains massive applications and can directly connect to 4G networks using onboard data.
In addition, users can also use Bluetooth keys, mobile NFC car keys to unlock the vehicle. Through a smart app, they can also remotely control the vehicle. The entire series is equipped with VTOL mobile discharge technology as standard, which can be used for outdoor cooking and improve daily practicality.
In terms of power, the new car is equipped with the world’s first eight-in-one electric powertrain based on the e-platform 3.0 pure electric gene. The system has a comprehensive efficiency of up to 89%. Energy consumption per hundred kilometers is as low as 10.3 kW·h, and CLTC pure electric range can reach up to 405 km.