China’s BYD tops global electric-car production for third year in a row

Tierr@_de_N@die: What was the maker which produced more EV in 2017? No, it wasn't Tesla, furthermore, it is not a American company. This carmaker was BYD ("Build Your Dream"), it is a Chinese firm and the "the Oracle of Omaha", Warren Buffett owns the 10% of its capital.

Following BYD, BAIC, and Tesla were BMW at 97,057 units (the majority of them plug-in hybrids) and then Chevrolet, at a much lower 54,308, comprised of Bolt EV battery-electrics and Volt plug-in hybrids.Nissan, Toyota, Roewe (SAIC), Volkswagen, and Zhidou made up the balance of the global Top 10, with varying mixes of plug-in hybrids and battery-electric models.

Fuente (www.greencarreports.com): China’s BYD tops global electric-car production for third year in a row