BYD DOLPHIN MINI Launches in Chile

BYD, a global leader in new energy vehicles, has introduced the BYD DOLPHIN MINI in Chile, marking a significant stride in affordable electric mobility. Priced just below the pivotal CLP $20 million mark, the DOLPHIN MINI is a testament to BYD’s commitment to sustainable urban transport solutions. The vehicle boasts an array of features like six airbags, a 180° rotating infotainment screen, and voice command capabilities, making it a standout in the realm of electric vehicles.

Cristián Garcés, General Manager of BYD Auto Chile, expressed his enthusiasm about the launch: “The BYD DOLPHIN MINI sets a new standard in Chile, providing advanced technology at an affordable price, enhancing quality of life through the many benefits of electromobility. Following its success in markets like Mexico and Brazil, we’re excited to bring the BYD DOLPHIN MINI to Chile as part of our commitment to making sustainable transportation accessible to all.”

Key Highlights

  • Competitive Pricing: The DOLPHIN MINI breaks the CLP $20 million barrier, offering cost-effective access to electric vehicle technology.
  • Advanced Safety Features: Includes six airbags and driver-assistance systems such as Blind Spot Detection and Automatic Emergency Braking.
  • High-Tech Interior: Features a 10.1-inch rotating infotainment screen, compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, and intelligent voice control.
BYD DOLPHIN MINI Launches in Chile

The DOLPHIN MINI is available in two versions: the GL and the GS, which offer ranges of 300 kilometers and 380 kilometers respectively. It supports rapid acceleration and has a powerful 55 kW/74 hp motor. The innovative charging system utilizes AC Type 2 and DC CCS2 connectors, capable of recharging from 30% to 80% within 30 minutes.

Inside the cabin, drivers will find sporty eco-leather seats and premium materials that reflect BYD’s Ocean Aesthetic design philosophy. The vehicle also includes features like a wireless smartphone charging system and multiple USB ports, enhancing convenience for urban commuters.

BYD continues to expand its influence in the Chilean market, improving its sales network and advancing the transition to electric transportation in Latin America. This launch not only solidifies BYD’s role in promoting zero-emission solutions but also demonstrates its dedication to technological innovation in creating better and more sustainable urban mobility options.

About BYD

BYD has transformed from its beginnings in 1995 as a rechargeable battery maker into a multifaceted high-tech global entity. Today, it spans across diverse sectors including automobiles, rail transit, and new energy. BYD’s commitment to technological innovation is integral to its mission of providing greener, zero-emission energy solutions worldwide.

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