No, BYD Isn’t Making More Electric Cars Than Tesla #Fudbusting

From Transport Evolved.

Earlier this week, news reports came out suggesting that Chinese automaker BYD had sold more electric cars in the first half of 2022 compared to Tesla.

But as is often the case, the reality is different than the headline, and some more nuance is needed to understand what’s _really_ happened.

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00:00 Intro
00:00 Introduction
01:44 Sing, Subscribe and Support!
02:35 Our coverage isn’t always liked…
03:05 What was reported
04:06 The confusing nomenclature
06:46 There are two "NEV" Acronyms!
07:11 BYD was pretty clear…
08:18 Tesla did better than BYD in EV sales during Q2
09:18 Who’s to blame?
11:39 In Closing…
12:03 Thanks, and goodbye!
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Presenter: Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield
Camera, Coloring: Michael Horton
Art and Animation: Erin Carlie
Editor, Audio and Producer: Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield
© Transport Evolved LLC, 2022
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