Peugeot VeLV Concept
As a key proponent of sustainable mobility, PSA Peugeot Citroën has worked with the French environment and energy management agency, ADEME, to develop a versatile electric vehicle adapted to city driving. The fun and compact three-wheeler has a range of 100 km and is authorised in all car lanes, including on the motorway! VéLV is a response to future challenges in transport.
The reason behind this innovation? 60% of urban journeys are made in individual vehicles with the resulting impact in terms of CO2 emissions; VéLV, a response to travel needs in and around cities.
What is it exactly? A compact, lightweight electric vehicle: 2.81 m long, 3 seats, weighing under 700 kg; A versatile mobility concept complying with regulations on Tricycles. Power: 20 kW (DC)/30 kW for a top speed of 110 kph. Useful energy stored: 8.5 kWh for a range of 100 km (electric consumption of only 85 Wh per km). Materials suitable for small-scale production solutions: an integral one-piece body made of fiberglass and polyester resin, ABS PMMA self-coloured thermoformed body panels, with a front end and door frames made of aluminium profiles.
What are the benefits for users? A comfortable, safe and economical vehicle for everyday travel all year round with high autonomy. A versatile vehicle: authorized for use on roads reserved for cars (main roads, ring roads) and motorways. A fun car that is enjoyable to drive. An ecological footprint
Source: Peugeot Press