Electric cars to be used in Universiade games
A young automobile manufacturer will have the privilege of supplying cars for the 2011 Universiade games. BYD agreed to supply at least 500 cars which includes top models for VIPs and other models for general use.
BYD also came out with electric taxis that are already being used by the city, and charging stations of these electronic taxis are being constructed in major points in the Universiade games venue. As of right now BYD have also signed a contract with Daimler Benz to set up a 50-50 joint venture with the name of Shenzhen BYD-Daimler New Technology Co., Ltd, in which, Daimler and BYD will jointly create and hold a new brand.