Η Nissan αποκάλυψε σήμερα το New Mobility Concept, το οποίο με απλά λόγια είναι ένα Renault Twizy, με τα σήματα των Ιαπώνων. Πρόκειται για ένα μικρό ηλεκτρικό αυτοκίνητο πόλης το οποίο λογικά θα φορά τον ίδιο κινητήρα με το Twizy, έναν ηλεκτροκινητήρα των 15kW (20 ίππων) που αποδίδει 6 κιλά ροπής. Η τελική του ταχύτητα θα μπορεί να αγγίξει τα 75 χλμ/ώρα αλλά η Nissan θα την περιορίσει στα 45 χλμ/ώρα ώστε να αυξηθεί η αυτονομία του στα 100 χλμ.

Η Nissan δεν άνοιξε τα χαρτιά της για το αν προτίθεται να το βγάλει στην παραγωγή, με την λογική να λέει ότι το NMC θα δει το φως της γραμμής παραγωγής, αφού το Twizy θα αρχίσει τις πωλήσεις του στην Ευρωπαϊκή αγορά στα τέλη του 2011.

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Nissan Presents New Mobility Concept for Sustainable Zero-emission Society

YOKOHAMA, Japan (November 1, 2010) – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced a proposal for new mobility in a sustainable zero emission society and an electric vehicle (EV) embodying its proposal, ‘NISSAN New Mobility CONCEPT’.

Nissan continues to envision new possibilities realized by EVs. One proposal is a sustainable, efficient and convenient mode of transportation focusing on the increase of elderly and single households, as well as the trend of driving short-distances or in smaller groups. NISSAN New Mobility CONCEPT is our proposal to make this a reality.

Four keywords outline the NISSAN New Mobility CONCEPT: Innovative – New two-seater compact mobility for various needs and occasions Easy – Size which enables anyone to drive and park easily Safe – Maneuverability equivalent to motorbikes with greater safety Clean – No emissions while driving

NISSAN New Mobility CONCEPT

NISSAN New Mobility Concept is an user-friendly, ultra-compact 100% electric vehicle with no emissions which is expected to be utilized in various situations in everyday life. Nissan will study the use of this vehicle for a variety of services, such as: ‘seamless mobility service’, a highly efficient and convenient public transportation service linking public transportation and EVs supported by IT, ‘2-mode EV car sharing’, where the vehicle is used as a private commuter vehicle in the mornings and evenings, and as a corporate car during business hours, and, contributing to the revitalization of communities with improved mobility in both urban and tourist locations.

Aiming to be a global leader in zero-emission mobility with Alliance partner Renault, Nissan will launch Nissan LEAF, the first 100% electric, mass-marketed, zero-emission car in December 2010 in Japan and the United States, and in early 2011 in Europe. In addition to the development and production of EVs, Nissan is taking a comprehensive approach to promote sustainable mobility. This includes Nissan’s engagement with more than 80 zero-emission partnerships worldwide with countries, cities, organizations and other key stakeholders, the deployment of charging infrastructure, second-life use of lithium-ion batteries in EVs and the promotion of recycling parts used in vehicle production.