BYD and its local distributor RSA delivered the electric SUV Tang to the first customer in Oslo, Norway; and launched event in celebration of the first 100 units to arrive in the country.
BYD’s first consignment of passenger cars for Norway signals the start of the company’s ‘European dream’ at a strategically important time when sales of New Energy Vehicles (NEVs) begin to surge in key markets across Europe. BYD is committed to delivering 1,500 units to Norway before the end of 2021, with the arrival of the Tang SUV on European shores the first step in an exciting journey. The pure-electric BYD Tang SUV is priced at a competitive 599,900 NOK.
Introducing the ultimate pure-electric all-rounder: the BYD Tang SUV
The pure-electric all-wheel-drive BYD Tang SUV comes equipped with BYD’s revolutionary 86.4kWh Blade Battery, which boasts unparalleled technology, safety and performance. BYD’s Blade Battery charges from 30% to 80% in an impressively fast 30 minutes using a DC power output of 110kW. This ‘game-changing’ ultra-safe Blade Battery signals a new era for the EV industry.
Top-line performance figures for the BYD Tang SUV include a class-leading range of 528km (WLTP City) and 400km (WLTP combined), and acceleration from 0-100km/h in 4.6 seconds. The BYD Tang SUV’s braking performance is equally impressive, with its Brembo front brakes and rear ventilated discs providing a braking distance of 36m from 100-0km/h.
Style-wise, BYD’s international design team, led by the renowned designer Wolfgang Egger, has blended European design flair with Eastern heritage to create a powerful, dynamic-looking SUV. The BYD Tang SUV represents a new design era for BYD, combining beauty, emotion and ‘inspiration in nature’.
On the inside, the BYD Tang SUV is as practical as it is stylish. With seven seats and cavernous 1,655L interior, the vehicle is equipped with a 12.8-inch rotatable touch screen, DIRAC Live function with 12 loudspeakers, 31-colour ambient lighting, premium ventilated leather seats with heating and position memory, and wireless phone charging capability.
Working in partnership to exceed customer expectations
BYD has a deserved reputation for exceeding customer expecations, and that extends far beyond its products. Working in partnership with the foremost Scandinavian distributor, RSA, the company is well positioned to deliver its customary high levels of sales, aftersales, parts and service support from RSA’s 43 established dealers in key areas across the country.
As with all BYD products, quality and reliability are guaranteed, but for added peace of mind, customers can enjoy an extended warranty of eight years / 160,000km on the high-voltage Blade Battery.
|Power battery||BYD Blade Battery|
|Battery (kWh)||86.4 (Rated)|
|Max. power (kW)||380|
|Total torque (N m)||680|
|AC charging (kW)||7|
|DC charging (kW)||110|
|Fastcharge duration (min)||30 (30% → 80%)|
|Front / Rear type||Brembo front brake / Ventilated disc|
|Brake system||Electrical Park Brake (EPB)
Automatic Vehicle Hold (AVH)
|Braking distance||36m (100-0km/h)|
|WEIGHTS AND CAPACITIES*|
|Number of seats||7|
|Kerb weight (kg)||2,489|
|Gross vehicle weight (kg)||3,060|
|Max. mass on front axle (kg)||1,291|
|Max. mass on rear axle (kg)||1,769|
*Weights reflect vehicles to standard specification. Optional extras increase weight.
|Cargo space (L)||235 / 940 / 1655|
|Max. roof load (Including roof cross bars) (kg)||50|
|Electric range WLTP combined (km)**||400|
|Electric range WLTP city (km)**||528|
|Max. speed (km/h)||180|
|0-100 km/h acceleration (s)||4,6|
|Min. turning radius (m)||5,9|
**The range achieved under real life driving conditions will depend on a number of factors including the accessories fitted after registration, variations in driving styles, weather conditions and vehicle load.