Busworld Latin America

10 Aug 2019

CHILE RECEIVES 100 BYD ELECTRIC BUSES

CHILE RECEIVES 100 BYD ELECTRIC BUSES At the port of San Antonio in Chile 100 BYD K9FE buses were unloaded from a carrier which started its journey at the port of Shanghai on July 1. The 100 buses travelled overland to the Chilean capital Santiago to start their operation for Metbus. They will be running on the Avenida Grecia, a completely electrified bus line that benefits more than 660 thousand people weekly.

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28 Jul 2019

FIRST ELECTRIC BUS FLEET IN ARGENTINA

FIRST ELECTRIC BUS FLEET IN ARGENTINA Argentina has inaugurated its first electric bus fleet. In the Mendoza Province 18 electric buses are now in operation, consisting of 12 BYD K9 and 6 Zhong Tong. They will be running on the main lines in the city. Besides this first zero emission bus fleet Argentina's capital Buenos Ares is also running a pilot project with Zhong Tong electric buses.

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20 Jun 2019

SANTIAGO TO EXPAND ITS ELECTRIC BUS FLEET WITH 183 BYD'S

SANTIAGO TO EXPAND ITS ELECTRIC BUS FLEET WITH 183 BYD'S With another 183 Pure Electric Buses BYD is expanding Santiago's bus fleet up to 411 buses. The Chilean Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications, Gloria Hutt, recently announced this new order, due to arrive in August of this year. Last December BYD together with Chilean partner Enel delivered 100 electric buses, BYD's K9FEs, operating in Santiago to the city. BYD now has a dominant share of more than 60% in the capital’s promising electric bus market.

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