Malaysia Welcomes BYD Seal: A New Era of Electric Sedans from RM179,800

The electric vehicle landscape in Malaysia has reached a new pinnacle with the official launch of the BYD Seal.

Boasting two variants, the Premium and Performance, the Seal is priced competitively at RM179,800 and RM199,800, respectively.

This launch marks a significant milestone, positioning BYD as a frontrunner in Malaysia’s EV evolution.

A Blend of Luxury and Performance

byd seal performance
byd seal performance

The BYD Seal is not just another electric vehicle; it’s a statement of luxury, performance, and technological innovation.

Both the Premium and Performance variants come equipped with an 82.56kWh battery pack, promising ranges of 570km and 520km on a single charge, respectively, according to the WLTP standard.

Understanding the importance of a seamless transition to electric mobility, BYD Malaysia is rewarding the first 800 customers with a complimentary wallbox charger and RM800 EV charging credits for Gentari or ChargEV, making the switch to electric not only eco-friendly but also customer-centric.

Technological Marvels

BYD doesn’t stop at exceptional performance metrics. The introduction of CTB (cell-to-body) technology and the world’s first mass-produced 8-in-1 electric powertrain system speaks volumes of BYD Seal’s commitment to safety, efficiency, and driving dynamics.

The Seal’s design philosophy, rooted in “Ocean Aesthetics,” along with its rear-wheel-drive architecture, sets a new standard in automotive design.

Safety and Efficiency: A Top Priority

The BYD Seal’s ultra-low wind resistance of 0.219Cd, coupled with its NEDC driving range of up to 650KM and fast-charging capability of up to 150kW, underscores its efficiency and long-range capabilities.

The extensive warranty package, including a 6-year/150,000km vehicle warranty and an 8-year/160,000km battery warranty, further reassures buyers of its reliability.

Interior and Features: Comfort Meets Innovation

byd seal interior
byd seal interior

Inside the BYD Seal, drivers are greeted with a 15.6 rotating touchscreen, an intelligent cockpit system with voice command, and a premium HIFI Dynaudio sound system. The PM2.5 filtration system ensures a clean in-cabin atmosphere, enhancing the overall driving experience.

Driving Dynamics and Charging

byd seal charging
byd seal charging

With configurations ranging from a single-motor RWD in the Premium variant to a dual-motor AWD in the Performance model, the BYD Seal caters to a wide array of driving preferences. Its impressive acceleration times and balanced charging capabilities highlight BYD’s commitment to performance and convenience.


The BYD Seal’s launch in Malaysia is a testament to the growing appeal and demand for electric vehicles in the region. With its competitive pricing, state-of-the-art technology, and comprehensive warranty offerings, the Seal is set to redefine expectations and accelerate Malaysia’s journey towards sustainable mobility.

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