Chinese car and battery maker BYD is accelerating plans to bring an electric hatchback to the...

|By:, SA News Editor

Chinese car and battery maker BYD is accelerating plans to bring an electric hatchback to the American market, planning it for sale in 2010 rather than next year. The company - backed by Berkshire Hathaway's (BRK.A) 10% stake - says its five-passenger vehicle will go 200 miles per charge.