CESVIMAP BUY A MITSUBISHI I-MIEV FOR TESTING
CESVIMAP want to study electric vehicles, their driving and recharging, as well as the commitment to the environment. So, a Mitsubishi i-Miev was the electric vehicle (EV) chosen, which doesn´t emit harmful pollulants as CO2 along its running. Driving the i-MiEV is equal to stop emitting a tonne of CO2 per year, compared with similar gasoline vehicle.
This vehicle is powered by a lithium ion battery that is
recharged by connecting to the electric network or
partiality when the motor acts as generator during
This car is the first 100% electric vehicle to be tested in crash tests by Euro NCAP, getting 4 stars.
CESVIMAP is now studying various suppliers of electricity for recharging, as well as where to locate the charging station.
The Mitsubishi i-MiEV is a four-seater utilitarian vehicle which is totally electrically propelled. 3.47 metres long, 1.47 wide, 1.61 high, it has a 166 litre boot. Its unladen weight is 1,110 kgs.
This is an urban vehicle, extremely agile and easy to handle, with a comfortable interior and giving a smooth and silent drive.
Among its equipment there are: six airbags, ASTC (active stability and traction control) ABS with EBD and power emergency braking, fog lights with integrated daytime lights, led rear illumination, air conditioning, CD and radio with Bluetooth and USB connection, electric windows for all passengers, automatic headlights and fifteen-inch alloy wheels.