Chinese firm wins race for world's first plug-in hybrid

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Manufacturer backed Warren Buffet to debut first plug-in hybrid production model in Detroit later today

Chinese battery giant BYD is to unveil the world's first production plug-in hybrid at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit later today, amid promises that the vehicle will be available...

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