Friday, September 11, 2009

China's BYD to bring electric cars to U.S. in 2010

Chinese auto company BYD, one of the front-runners in making electric cars, plans to bring an all-electric sedan in small numbers to the U.S. next year. Buffet invested $230 million in BYD. BYD reported standing for "Build Your Dreams". The founder of BYD Wang Chuan-Fu is heroic figure in China. Wang Chuanfu started the company in 1995 when he was 29 years old, first made mobile phone batteries then expanded into car manufacturing. He once drank battery fluid to prove that the company has developed a nontoxic electrolyte fluid. Here is CNN's report on Wang's dream. And More

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