In fact, in the past two years, Chinese vehicle brands have made great progress in aesthetic design. For example, both Geely and Baojun launched new car logos and related models this year, the two new car logos are indeed much younger in design.
In terms of vehicle design style, BYD has also been recognized by many consumers in the past two years with “Dragon Face” design language. Former Audi Design Director Wolfgang Josef Egger has become the leader of BYD’s design team, Ferrari’s former exterior design director JuanMa López has recently joined and served as the chief external decoration director of BYD, Mercedes-Benz former interior design director Michele Jauch-Paganetti has also served as the chief interior director of BYD.
Last year, BYD lost to Tesla with a gap of 20,000 vehicles, becoming the global sales runner-up of electric vehicle brands. However, in the first quarter of this year, BYD pressured Tesla with a total sales volume of 71,000 vehicles and a year-on-year growth rate of nearly 150%.
Recently BYD officially released official images of all-new BYD Qin EV, The new BYD Qin EV will be built on BYD’s BNA architecture and e-platform, while being closer to the current Qin Pro model.
Combined with the previous declaration map, the front face of all-new BYD Qin EV is still the BYD family-style “Dragon Face” design language. As a pure electric vehicle, the new car has a large-sized matrix fake grille design, and a chrome-plated strip runs through the center of the grille and is connected to the LED headlights on both sides. At the same time, the air intake under the bumper adopts a through-type design, which is different from the current Qin Pro.
It is reported that the all-new BYD Qin EV will be equipped with LED headlights as standard. The new car has been completely refreshed in the rear end design. It does not use the bar-style taillight. The shape of the polygon taillights are more complicated, the center of the rear end is also decorated with chrome trim, which echoes the front design.
In addition, according to the previous declaration information, size of all-new BYD Qin is at 4675/1770/1500mm and the wheelbase is 2670mm. In terms of power, the report shows that the new car will be equipped with a drive motor, the peak power is 100 kW, top speed of 130 km/h, which is much weaker than the current Qin EV.
The official has not announced the specific cruising range, But it revealed that range of all-new BYD Qin can be compared to the Tesla Model 3 standard version sold in China market. (460km declared by MIIT China).
We will continue pay attention on all-new BYD Qin for more detailed info about power and range.
May 30, 2019