About BYD Dolphin

Designed to cater to the environmentally conscious yet stylish driver, the Dolphin sets a new standard in the electric vehicle market. Below, we detail the key features that make the BYD Dolphin a standout choice.

New Dolphin Interior

You are greeted with a blend of luxury and functionality when entering the Dolphin. The spacious cabin is designed with the utmost attention, featuring sustainable materials that complement its eco-friendly ethos.

An intuitive layout ensures all controls are within easy reach, while the state-of-the-art infotainment system stands as the centrepiece, offering seamless connectivity and entertainment options. Overall an extremely comfortable environment for any journey.

BYD Dolphin parked

Dolphin Exterior

BYD Dolphin adopts the new 'Ocean aesthetics' design concept. The sophisticated outline of the bodywork, coupled with sharp crease lines and flowing contours, projects a confident and elegant design underpinned by an all-electric powertrain. Enjoy freedom with the new BYD Dolphin.

The Dolphin adopts the new 'Ocean aesthetics' design. Its sleek, flowing lines not only reduce drag for enhanced efficiency but also create a striking presence on the road. LED lighting and bold colour options further accentuate its modern appeal. Attention to detail is evident in every curve, making the Dolphin visually captivating and modern.

New Dolphin Technology

The BYD Dolphin is at the forefront of technological innovation, equipped with cutting-edge features that enhance safety, comfort, and connectivity. Advanced driver-assistance systems offer peace of mind, while wireless charging, a high-definition touchscreen, and voice control functionality ensure convenience and connectivity are always at the forefront.

Dolphin Performance

Under the bonnet, the Dolphin has a powerful electric powertrain, delivering instant torque and impressive acceleration, with a maximum power of 150 kW, which is about equivalent to 204 horsepower.

The focus on lightweight materials and a highly efficient battery system results in a remarkable range per charge of 265 miles, ensuring the Dolphin is not just a city car, but a capable companion for longer journeys. Regenerative braking technology further enhances its efficiency, making every drive as smart as it is exhilarating.

BYD Dolphin Trim Levels


Features include:

  • 17" Bi-colour alloy wheels
  • Keyless entry
  • 12.8" Electric rotary touchscreen
  • Front parking sensors
  • Heated folding door mirrors


In addition to Comfort:

  • Two-tone paintwork
  • Panoramic glass roof
  • Smartphone wireless charger
  • Rear privacy glass
  • 17-inch tri-colour alloy wheels

Innovative BYD Dolphin Blade Battery Technology

With its cutting-edge Blade Battery technology, the Dolphin offers unparalleled safety and range, ensuring you get where you need to go with confidence and peace

The Blade Battery is engineered to optimize space, allowing for a more compact design without compromising the vehicle's range or power. It's distinguished by its exceptional thermal management capabilities, drastically reducing the risk of overheating and enhancing overall battery life.

5-Star Euro NCAP Safety Rating

The Blade Battery's durability and reliability are unparalleled, undergoing rigorous testing to ensure it meets the highest safety standards.This resilience makes this BYD model one of the safest electric vehicles on the market.

Battery factory
BYD Dolphin

What are the benefits of buying a new BYD Dolphin?

Eco-Friendly Drive: The Dolphin offers a cutting-edge electric powertrain, significantly reducing your carbon footprint compared to traditional combustion engines thanks to its unique Blade Battery.

Cost-Effective Maintenance: Electric vehicles, such as a BYD Dolphin, generally require less maintenance than petrol or diesel cars as they have fewer moving parts, and a new Dolphin has never left the showroom so everything will be working perfectly.

High Resale Value: BYD is an up and coming brand in the UK and the growing demand for EVs suggests that models like the Dolphin are likely to retain their value better over time compared to traditional vehicles.

How Do I Finance a New Dolphin?

Owning a BYD Dolphin has never been easier with Swansway’s finance options, it’s an affordable way to drive away in a brand-new Dolphin and BYD has some great offers on new cars.

You can tailor your finance agreement to suit you and your budget, there are three main finance agreements to choose from, Hire Purchase (HP), Personal Contract Hire (PCH) or Personal Contract Purchase (PCP), which is our most popular finance option. Choosing which finance agreement to take out will depend on your circumstances and what you want to do with your car at the end of the agreement.

Does the Dolphin come with any warranties?

When you buy a brand-new BYD Dolphin, you’ll have peace of mind knowing you and your car are protected from costly surprises. With a brand new BYD Dolphin you’ll get:

  • 6 years or 93,750 miles Basic Cover
  • 8 years or 93,750 miles Drive Unit Cover
  • 8 years or 125,000 miles Power Battery Cover
  • 12 years Bodywork Anti-Corrosion Cover

And if you decide to sell your BYD Dolphin the remainder of the warranty will go to the new owner which is a great perk for a second hand BYD.


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