New Kopel Car Import, a SIXT Group Romania company said that it became the importer of BYD Electric buses and vehicles in Romania.
BYD is the largest manufacturer and seller of electric cars and buses worldwide with over 100,000 electric vehicles sold annually. The producer has delivered over 40,000 electric busses worldwide having a significant European presence with both production facilities in Hungary and France, and many driving busses in Italy, England, the Netherland and Israel.
The company has over 220,000 employees is a pioneer in achieving zero emission energy ecosystem and has over 20 years’ experience in Battery R&D and manufacturing resulting in the world largest Iron-Phosphate battery output capacity. BYD electric Busses are unique in high level of autonomy, AC charging capabilities which translate into very low infrastructure and charging cost, extended battery and systems warranty, effective regenerating/ braking performance, and quality modern busses.
The electric buses range from 8.7 meter, 10.8 meter, 12 meter, 13 meter coach, and 18 meter articulated buses.
“We will develop a long term partnership with BYD and build sales and aftersales activities to help the penetration, education, and understanding of the importance of the electric transportation solutions in Romania. Cleaning our environment and emission is another step forward towards a better world for our society and better future for our kids,” said Tal Lahav, CEO SIXT Group Romania.