Skoda Set To Unveil Its First Electric Vehicle At The Paris Motor Show
Oct 01, 2010 13:16
The Skoda Octavia Green e Line concept is going to make its debut at the Paris Motor Show 2010. Its going to be powered by a 26.5 kWh lithium ion battery. Skoda’s first-ever electric-powered vehicle is based on the Skoda Octavia Combi and has identical seating layout.
Powered by an electric motor, ithas a maximum output of 85 kW and 270 Nm of torque, which translates to a range of up to 140 km. it can reach to a top speed of 135 km/h and acceleration of 0 to 100 km/h in just 12 seconds. Weighing 315 kilogram, the 26.5 kWh lithium-ion battery is placed right below the middle and rear parts of the floor and extends partly into the luggage compartment.
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