We are talking about the new motor under the brand name Xiaoyun and modern robotic transmission. This pair compares favorably with existing analogues.
In March 2020 in BYD said it will create five subsidiary companies producing automotive components. One of the “daughters” – Fudi firm Power, which will entrust the creation of innovative power plants.
The debut of the company held in the framework of the motor show in Chengdu: here it was announced the emergence of a “motor” brand Xiaoyun. In parallel, the new company presented two new 1.5 TI engine and 7-speed “robot” with two clutches. This power plant will be tested on the petrol version of the crossover BYD Song Plus. Recall that this model promised to submit in September.
New motor Xiaoyun 1.5 TI gets dual-flow turbocharger, electronically controlled regulating valve, a system of variable valve timing, “smart” thermal management, etc. it is Known that the development of this engine had a hand in the former expert-the engineer, BMW Group, Uwe Hoyer.
Advanced “robot”, in turn, has more long service life – it is about a 25% growth of this indicator. Announced an efficiency of 95 percent. In tandem with the new engine and transmission guarantee good fuel economy.
With this advanced engine is better suited to driving in urban conditions, and makes much less noise.