2017 Opel Ampera-e – Vauxhall parent Opel will unveil a brand new electric car, dubbed Ampera-e, in Europe 2017. It’ll be on the basis of the US Chevrolet Bolt EV, as well as the firm anticipates the vehicle to get a longer range than previous electric cars.
2017 Opel Ampera-e Specifications
The 2017 Opel Ampera-e, on the other hand, the PHEV powertrain of its predecessor in favor of an electrical set up. The brand new version, which takes the type of a five-door, five-seat hatchback, is destined to become an affordable competition for the likes of BMW i3 and Volkswagen e-Golf. Opel says the Ampera-e Electric car will come using smart-phone integration and its OnStar infotainment service.
The eco-friendly Ampera-e boasts 201-horsepower and 360-Nm (266-pound-feet) electric motor. A 60 kWh lithium-ion battery will power this car. Ampera-e will arrive with an NEDC official rating of 500 kilometers (310 miles) on a single charge. It has a top speed of 150 km/h (93 mph).
This car is capable of accelerating from 0 to 50 km/h in just only 3.2 seconds. Opel will launch a ground-breaking new battery electric car as the German brand continues the largest.
The efficient packaging of the battery also empowers a roomy inside. Which is providing comfortable seating for five passengers. And, the luggage compartment space similar with that of an automobile in the compact category. The newest Ampera-e unites advanced electrical-mobility with the state of the art connectivity and driving dynamics that is exciting.
GM manager Mary Barra said: “GM and Opel have always been convinced that electric cars will play a defining role in future mobility. The game-changing technology of the Ampera-e is a significant step toward realizing that vision. Our new battery electric car is also another boost for Opel’s reputation for making innovative engineering widely accessible.”
2017 Opel Ampera-e Price and Release date in Europe
The Ampera-E assurances to transform the electric vehicle market in Europe as the primary EV that joins long range for a reasonable cost. In 2017, the Opel Ampera-e will start on the Old Continent.
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