(VIDEO) BlowCar the inflated city car: two models and three powertrains, from € 11,700, arrival in late 2012
While the electric city car, Belumbury Dany, who also plays on its Italian style was revealed at EICMA few weeks ago... BlowCar, which appears to be a direct competitor chose the Bologna Motor Show to reveal the prototype of their vehicle announced with a concept car by Dario Di Camillo (former designer at Fiat and President of BlowCar) several years ago.
The BlowCar will be available in light quadricycle (leggero) limited to 45kph or heavy quadricycle (pesante) speed up to 100kph, and with three engines, diesel (Lombardini 442cc), hybrid or electric.
Four trim levels will be available in December 2012: BlowEva, BlowSugar, BlowEco, BlowJeans and finally BlowRoad a convertible version to be revealed later.
The body of the BlowCar is made of inflated rubber panels, this technique provides a very light material, inexpensive, rigid with higher shock absorbing qualities than those we knew until then!
With a weight of only 350kg Leggero, fuel economy is announced from 2l/100km for the hybrid and 3l for the classic version...