(VIDEO) Sym in the 3-wheeler race with an electric scooter (EX3)?
At the 2012 Intermot Show in Cologne, the Korean manufacturer Sym - the "Kia" on two-wheels with its three years or 100.000km warranty - revealed a concept of electric scooter with three wheels called Sym EX3.
As a reminder, today, only the Vectrix VX-3 and Piaggio MP3 Hybrid, are available.
Although, unlike the other two mentioned above, the Sym EX3 does not tilt, however it is safer and closer to a car with a full body that also turns it into a potential competitor of the Renault Twizy, like some of the Twizy-killers we identified before the release of Renault’s micro electric city car...
Let’s hope that Sym who already has electric scooters in its range, the E-Virid and Symmetry might be tempted to produce such a vehicle!
For this concept / prototype, the brand announces a 3kW electric motor in continuous and 5kW in peak for a maximum speed of 90kph, the 50V and 60Ah battery ensures 100km of range (at 30kph).
However, even if the EX3 sees series production one day, it is unlikely that the aircraft type commands will remain ...