BYD Electric Vehicles in NZ

Atto 2

BYD Atto 2
Expected Q3 2023
BYD Atto 2

How many BYD EVs are there in NZ?

There have been 2,066 BYD EVs registered in New Zealand. This includes both NZ new and used imports.


Ateco Automotive bought the BYD brand (Build Your Dreams) to NZ in 2022. BYD is a Chinese multinational automobile company based in Shenzhen and a leading manufacturer of EVs.

BYD is also one of the world’s leading producers of batteries, allowing the car brand to produce and supply most of the materials needed for production.

BYD set up a nationwide dealership in NZ with outlets in all cities.