Chevrolet Spark EV in Europe in 2014

The Chevrolet Spark EV is preparing to debut in the U.S. market where it will be available from summer bringing with it the advantages of a sympathetic and able to pleasure car, especially to young people with the efficiency ensured by electric propulsion. The manufacturer stated that about 7.000 € in 5 years will be saved on the cost of fuel. The American city car has been approved by the Environmental Protection Agency boasting an excellent energy efficiency. At the center of all this is the electric motor with cooled oil permanent magnets that delivers an output of 130 hp and a torque of 542 Nm ensuring acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h in 8.5 seconds.

Chevrolet Spark EV side

Chevrolet Spark EV side

Chevrolet Spark EV front

Chevrolet Spark EV front

The engine is powered by a lithium ion battery pack of 21 kWh which ensures the Chevrolet Spark electric range of just over 130 km away, allowing you to make a rapid charge current up to 80% of the total capacity in a time of about twenty minutes.

Chevrolet Spark EV rear

Chevrolet Spark EV rear

Chevrolet Spark EV engine

Chevrolet Spark EV engine

The car can be recharged multiple times on the same day without diminishing the efficiency of the battery. In any case, it is always available for full charge with a socket of a 230 V alternating current even if in this case it may require from six to eight hours for the completion of the charging.

Chevrolet Spark EV dashboard

Chevrolet Spark EV dashboard

Chevrolet Spark EV controls

Chevrolet Spark EV controls

While waiting for the Chevrolet Spark EV arrival in Europe which will debut in 2014, the American manufacturer has decided to offer the USA a guarantee of eight years or of 160.000 kilometers on supplied lithium batteries.

Chevrolet Spark EV gearbox

Chevrolet Spark EV gearbox

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