New Mitsubishi EV Has Improved Range and Style

April 23, 2013 · Print This Article

Mitsubishi, which was one of the first mainline automakers to build a production electric vehicle, has unveiled a concept vehicle, the CA-MiEV, which has twice the range of the Nissan LEAF, and three times the range of its own predecessor, the I-MiEV, and it may do so at a lower price.

The CA-MiEV is supplied with a 28 kWh lithium-ion battery and is driven by an 80 kW (107 horsepower) electric

motor. It will have a driving range of 300 kilometers (186 miles). It plus has a wireless charging system that will allow the vehicle to recharge when parked in its spot, without having to be physically connected to an outlet.

Like many other EVs and hybrids, this plus has the ability to connect with a smartphone or tablet so its cabin can be pre-conditioned before the driver arrives, and charging can […]

[Source] Cynthia

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