Suzuki Burgman Fuel Cell Scooter Gets Approval

Suzuki Burgman scooter

In brief: The Suzuki Burgman Fuel Cell Scooter has obtained European Whole Vehicle Type Approval (WVTA).

Vehicle in the news

Make/Model: Burgman Fuel Cell Scooter

Manufacturer: Suzuki / Intelligent Energy

The word

Suzuki Burgman FC Scooter

The joint development between Suzuki and Intelligent Energy was given WVTA qualification for use on European roads without individual inspection and testing.

The Suzuki Burgman Fuel Cell Scooter first appeared in 2009 at the Tokyo Motor Show. It features a scooter from Suzuki outfitted with the IE air-cooled hydrogen fuel cell system.

The production design debuted at the London City Call in 2010. With approval from the EU, the scooter will now enter limited production for sale in Europe.

And so ...

It will be marked as one of the first fuel cell vehicles to enter production.

Photo credits: Suzuki

This site follows the emergence, application and development of transportation innovation. Reference to manufacturers, makes and models, and other automotive-related businesses are provided for informational purposes only and do not constitute an endorsement by