* Q1 net profit 1.7 bln yuan vs 480.4 mln yuan a year ago * Shares ended up 5.6 pct ahead of results (Adds details and share price) HONG KONG, April 26 (Reuters) - Surging demand in the world's biggest auto market more than tripled first quarter net profit for homegrown manufacturer BYD . BYD, 10 percent owned by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway , expects sales growth in China to slow to about 20 percent this year from nearly 50 percent in 2009 but says it own sales should nearly ...
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