(VIDEO) VéLV, the three-wheeled microcar concept by PSA

26/09/2011
After the reveal of a series of "Twizy-Killer" this year and mostly during the Frankfurt Auto Show, PSA, reveals its vision of the electric microcar.

In development since 2009, here is a prototype revealed by PSA (Peugeot-Citroen) during the ADEME Forum of Innovations that started this morning at the Palais des Congrès in Paris.

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This electric tricycle which is not (officially) adopted by one of the brands welcomes three passengers in a compact format. A second version of the prototype is already being developed with a different design.

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The idea is to offer an urban electric vehicle for under € 10.000, technology demonstrator, the VéLV (Light Electric City Vehicle) will trigger an official concept car to be revealed next year.

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Weighing 650kg, the 20kW (27hp) electric motor allows a top speed of 110kph while the 8.5kW SAFT battery confers a 100km range.

Via PSA
Par Technologic Vehicles
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