BYD dolphin ( picture | configuration | inquiry ) is a pure electric small car launched by BYD. There are currently 3 models on sale, with a price range of 116,800 to 136,800 yuan. The car is equipped with a front permanent magnet synchronous single motor, and the cruising range is divided into 420km and 401km. So how should we choose this car, let us take a look at it together.
Different people have different opinions on appearance, just take a look. The front face of the dolphin adopts a black-treated closed grille, the headlights on both sides adopt a diamond-shaped design, the English LOGO of BYD is in the middle, and the lower part adopts large-sized air intake holes, making the entire front face lively and agile.
The side of the body adopts a two-color body, the vehicle size is 4125/1770/1570mm, and the wheelbase is 2700mm. The wheel hub is novel in shape and has a sense of fashion. The tail has a novel shape and a full tail shape. It adopts a through-type taillight group design. The interior has been blackened, and it is quite beautiful when lit at night.
The interior part is also designed in the BYD family style, equipped with a three-spoke steering wheel, and decorated with chrome-plated lines, equipped with a 5-inch full LCD instrument panel and a 12.8-inch central control screen, built-in OTA upgrade, Wi-Fi hotspot, Vehicle networking, navigation system, voice recognition control system and other functions. The overall interior is clean and tidy, and it is mostly wrapped with leather and soft materials. The panels use a variety of color combinations, and the overall texture is good.
The seats adopt a 5-seater layout, the front row adopts an integrated seat, and is equipped with electric adjustment for the main driver as standard; the rear seats support proportional reclining, and the floor is flat, providing a good riding experience.
In terms of configuration, BYD Dolphin Free Edition comes standard with main and passenger airbags, side airbags, tire pressure display, panoramic image, cruise control, driving mode selection, mobile phone Bluetooth key, remote control mobile vehicle, 12.8-inch central control screen, voice assistant , Car 4G network, LED automatic headlights, automatic air conditioning, electric adjustment and heating of exterior rearview mirrors, PM2.5 filtration in the car and other configurations, the price is 116,800 yuan.
The fashion version adds functions such as front parking radar, unopenable panoramic sunroof, built-in driving recorder, wireless charging for mobile phones, electric adjustment of the passenger seat, heated front seats, one-button window lift, and automatic folding of exterior rearview mirrors. , the price increased by 7,000 yuan.
The top-equipped knight version adds L2-level assisted driving, full-speed adaptive cruise, road traffic sign recognition, adaptive far and low beams, 17-inch wheels, etc., and upgrades the high-power motor, priced at 136,800 yuan.
In terms of power, BYD Dolphin uses two front single motors, among which the free version and the fashion version have a maximum power of 70KW, a maximum torque of 180N m, and a maximum speed of 150km/h; The speed can reach 160km/h. Both use 44.9KWh lithium iron phosphate batteries, and the NEDC battery life can reach 420km and 401km respectively.
In terms of chassis, BYD Dolphin's full load-bearing body structure adopts a front-wheel-drive layout; the suspension adopts a front McPherson independent suspension and a rear trailing arm torsion beam non-independent suspension, with electric power steering; the brake adopts a front ventilated disc and a rear solid disc brake , using electronic parking.