BYD, a global leader in new energy vehicles (NEVs), is celebrating a major achievement with the production of its 500,000th BYD Atto 3 at its Hefei industrial plant. Remarkably, this milestone was reached in just 19 months since the Atto 3’s launch.
The BYD Atto 3, positioned as the first model for the global market, has swiftly become the top-selling NEV in various countries, including Singapore, New Zealand, Thailand, Israel, and Sweden. By now, BYD’s passenger vehicles are present and successful in over 50 countries and regions. Particularly noteworthy is the Atto 3’s dominance in Israel’s NEV sales for nine consecutive months and its current standing as Thailand’s best-selling pure electric vehicle as of August 2023. These accomplishments underscore BYD’s growing influence and triumph in the global automotive market.
The Atto 3, an innovative SUV, showcases BYD’s cutting-edge e-Platform 3.0 technology, delivering exceptional performance in intelligence, efficiency, safety, and aesthetics. Its design incorporates BYD’s distinctive “Dragon Face” design language, seamlessly blending traditional Chinese culture with modern global preferences. Equipped with the BYD Blade Battery, the Atto 3 offers an excellent balance of security and range, further enhancing its urban appeal.
The model has gained popularity among local consumers and received global acclaim due to its outstanding performance, unique driving experience, and distinctive design. Earning a 5-star Euro NCAP score, the Atto 3 has been honoured with prestigious awards such as the “2022 New Zealand Car of the Year” and “VAB Electric Family Car of the Year of Belgium,” among others.