Frequently Asked Questions
Will BYD EV(S) overheat?
BYD EV(s) will not overheat, with our battery technology.
Will my driving style affect my EV’s driving range?
Somewhat it will. However, you may refrain from certain driving styles that might potentially affect your EV’s driving range, although BYD EV(s) are equipped with regenerative braking which contributes to the long driving range.
Given that SG weather is always warm/humid – Will it affect the vehicle’s performance?
No it will not, BYD’s in-vehicle batteries are highly resistant to heat, and with its driving range to perform best in city, rest assured that the EV will be of quality performance.
How can I benefit from driving BYD EV?
There are several benefits from driving our EV, 1. Save on fuel cost 2. Save on maintenance cost 3. Quieter, contributing to a comfy ride 4. Longevity - battery life cycle of 4000 5. No engine heat - cooler vehicle environment 6. No emissions - contributing to better air quality which is beneficial for health and for the Earth
Is the road tax abruptly high?
No, as an encouragement for early adoption of EV(s) in Singapore, LTA has revised the road tax framework for EV(s) with added incentives. https://www.lta.gov.sg/content/ltagov/en/newsroom/2021/3/news-release/Encouraging_the_adoption_of_electric_cars.html
Are there any incentives for purchasing EV?
Yes, you may enjoy the incentives ranging from the EV Early Adoption Incentive (EEAI) to the enhanced Vehicular Emissions Scheme (VES) and revision of road tax for EV.
How can I monitor my usage?
You may monitor your usage via the various EV charging apps. 1. Greenlots https://greenlots.com/ev-drivers/ 2. SP Utility https://www.spgroup.com.sg/mobile-apps
If I were to charge my EV at home, will it cause a huge increase in my electricity bill?
Although the electricity bill will increase, it wouldn’t be a huge surge as it depends on how much you drive the vehicle.
How long does it take for my EV to be fully charged?
Depending on the type of charger and your BYD vehicle type, the charging time varies.
Can I buy charging ports to charge my EV at home?
Yes, you may contact us to find out more!
Is there Any BYD service centre In Singapore?
BYD has a service centre in Singapore, you may contact us to direct you to the service centre.
Will charging ports in Singapore become more readily available?
Yes, the number of EV charging ports will definitely increase in Singapore. With reference to Singapore’s Transport Minister, Mr Ong Ye Kung on 4th March 2021, 60,000 charging points which will be built by 2030. Link: https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/transport/road-tax-for-mass-market-electric-cars-to-be-lowered-from-next-year
Where can I find charging ports?
Charging ports are readily available in Singapore. You may look for them with the various EV port apps.
Of all vehicle brands, why BYD?
BYD is the only brand to equip all its EVs with in-house batteries, with its reputation in the battery industry, rest assured that BYD EVs are safe, long lasting and more cost-saving as compared to other brands.
Why should I get EV instead of diesel petrol vehicles?
|Electric Vehicle||Diesel/Petrol Vehicle|
|Does not pollute the environment||Produce emissions that pollute the environment|
|Users save on fuel cost||Have to pump fuel in order for the vehicle to operate|
|Users save on maintenance cost||More parts that requires maintenance|
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