BYD Dolphin

byd dolphin

RANGE

340 - 427kms

PRICE

$46,990+

The Dolphin is a small hatchback.

Specs

BYD Dolphin

2023→
byd dolphin

Price

Price$46,990

Performance

0-100 km/h12.3 s
Top Speed160 km/h
Total Power70 kW
DriveFront Wheel Drive

Range & Efficiency

WLTP Consumption measures recharged electric energy from the mains (includes charging losses).
WLTP Range340 km
Highway Range260 km
WLTP Consumption152 Wh/km
Charging Cost $3.80/100 km

BYD Dolphin: Real Range

Estimate the real world range that may be achieved in local conditions.
Real range301 km
Consumption6.7 km / kWh
14.9 kWh / 100 km

Type of driving

All urban
↔
All highway

Outside temperature

14 °C

Battery & Charging

Battery46 kWh / 44.9 kWh
ChemistryLFP
AC speed (max)7.4 kW
DC speed (max)60 kW
V2LYes
V2L Interior-
V2L ExteriorType 2 (adaptor)

Dimensions

Seats5
Tow Rating- / -
Boot Space345 L / 1310 L
Frunk-
ShapeSmall Hatchback
Length4290 mm
Width1770 mm
Height1570 mm
Kerb Weight1506 kg

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BYD Dolphin Extended

2023→
byd dolphin extended

Extended range variant.

Price

Price$52,990

Performance

0-100 km/h7 s
Top Speed160 km/h
Total Power150 kW
DriveFront Wheel Drive

Range & Efficiency

WLTP Consumption measures recharged electric energy from the mains (includes charging losses).
WLTP Range427 km
Highway Range327 km
WLTP Consumption159 Wh/km
Charging Cost $3.98/100 km

BYD Dolphin Extended: Real Range

Estimate the real world range that may be achieved in local conditions.
Real range379 km
Consumption6.3 km / kWh
16 kWh / 100 km

Type of driving

All urban
↔
All highway

Outside temperature

14 °C

Battery & Charging

Battery62 kWh / 60.5 kWh
ChemistryLFP
AC speed (max)7.4 kW
DC speed (max)80 kW
V2LYes
V2L Interior-
V2L ExteriorType 2 (adaptor)

Dimensions

Seats5
Tow Rating- / -
Boot Space345 L / 1310 L
Frunk-
ShapeSmall Hatchback
Length4290 mm
Width1770 mm
Height1570 mm
Kerb Weight1658 kg
BYD DolphinBYD Dolphin Extended
Price$46,990$52,990
Range (WLTP)340 km427 km
Highway Range265 km333 km
0-100 km/h12.3 s7 s
Top Speed160 km/h160 km/h
DriveFWDFWD
Power70 kW150 kW
Battery (nominal)46 kWh62 kWh
Battery (usable)44.9 kWh60.5 kWh
WLTP Consumption152 Wh/km159 Wh/km
ChemistryLFPLFP
AC speed7.4 kW7.4 kW
DC speed60 kW80 kW
Vehicle to LoadYesYes
Boot space345 L345 L
Boot (seats down)1310 L1310 L
Frunk--
Seats55
Length4290 mm4290 mm
Width1770 mm1770 mm
Height1570 mm1570 mm
Weight1506 kg1658 kg
Tow (braked)--
Tow (unbraked)--

Local reviews on New Zealand roads

DriveLife
2023 BYD Dolphin Extended

"There are others I know who drove the MG4 first and then the Dolphin and preferred the BYD."

Ecotricity
BYD Dolphin extended range: review & road trip!

"It's fun to drive, and it costs nothing to run. I think it's pretty friendly too."

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EVs and Beyond
BYD Dolphin Standard Range – First drive of a production model!

"I've just had a look at the screen, and for the last 50 kilometres this thing has averaged 11.6 kilowatt hours per 100 kilometres. That is amazing."

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Tarmac Life
Surf’s Up – BYD Dolphin Extended Review

"If you are after a dynamic entertaining EV, you may want to look elsewhere, however the BYD Dolphin still has so much going for it. "

Ecotricity
Tough range test for BYD Dolphin – How far will it go?

"A sophisticated, solid, and mature effort from BYD."

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All Time
16
Last 12 months
7

The BYD Dolphin is the 16th best selling new fully electric vehicle (of all time) - in New Zealand. Over the past 12 months, the BYD Dolphin was the 7th best selling new EV.

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How many BYD Dolphin's have been sold in NZ?

There have been 513 BYD Dolphin's registered in NZ to date. These were all registered as new.

How many sold per month and year

BYD Dolphin registrations per month and year, (NZ new and used imports combined).

How many of each submodel is there?

How many units of each major model variation (NZ new only) have been registered to date.

SubmodelUnits
EXTENDED RANGE 60KW293
STANDARD RANGE 45KWH220
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