In Renault gradually increase the model row of electric vehicles. Already there are electric versions of pickup of Kangoo and a sedan of Fluence in a production, and also original two-seater Twizy. Now to them joined and compact Renault Zoe.
Zoe - a five-door hatchback in the class created on the platform of Renault Clio. His length is an about 4 m, and wheel-base are 2588 mm. The outwardly he practically does not differ from pre-serial concept. For him a very dynamic profile is with the large angle of slope of frontal glass and original bent back bars of roof. On a \"nose\" is an enormous logotype of Renault. Hubcaps of front and back optics, and also glasses tinted in a blue color. Side-frames of Zoe are relief.
In a salon a front panel is distinguished due to a asymmetrical pattern. A steering wheel is edged by the perforated skin. The testimonies of devices are shown out on the simply screen. Besides a speedometer and pointer of charge of battery here is yet and an indicator of economy ride. Another display (one 7-inch, sensory) is placed on a central cantilever: on facilities of him navigation comes true in the menu of the multimedia system R-Link.
The climatic setting and the heater is created with the use of energy-saving technologies, and that is why on them less electricity is required, than in an ordinary car. The electric motor of Zoe develops 88 hp. p. and possesses a maximal twisting moment in a 220 nm. Acceleration to 50 km/h only 4 occupies p. As a motor works quietly, then the special synthesizer of his sound is envisaged. It is done, to secure pedestrians that can not hear coming electric car.
The charge of accumulators is enough; pass to 210 km, filling up him is possible by means of the special adapter that can be connected to the electric systems of different tension. In the speed mode he is able to charge a battery on 80a 30 minutes. Interestingly, that a driver can check up the level of charge remotely - by means of the special application for a mobile telephone. Elements of pendant and steering management of borrowed at charged Renault Clio RS. In addition, hatchback is equipped by the system of the regenerative braking. After a premiere on the Genevan motor show of Renault Zoe will enter sale. His cost will make 13,700 Euros, but the cost of accumulators is not plugged in her. A battery is offered in a lease for 79 Euros in a month.