Shenzhen BYD Daimler New Technology (BDNT), the joint venture of the German Daimler AG and the Chinese BYD Auto unveiled the all-electric car Denza 400.
Company Shenzhen BYD Daimler New Technology was founded in 2010. The first Denza production car with electric propulsion made its debut in 2014. the original version of the machine provides a power reserve of about 300 km on one charge of the battery.
And now Daimler and BYD presented an improved version of the electric vehicle — Denza modification 400. The main change has affected battery module: its capacity increased from 47.5 to 62 kWh, while maintaining the same dimensions. In addition, the update has affected the electric drive and control electronics.
As a result, the Denza model 400 is able to travel without recharging up to 400 km For comparison: the claimed cruising range of the electric Tesla Model S with a battery pack with a capacity of 75 kWh is about 415 km.
It should be noted that in 2015, was sold about 3,000 electric car Denza. With the emergence of a new version of the machine sales are expected to increase. published