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Opel Unveils Vivaro e-Concept RE-EV Concept
In brief: At the IAA Commercial Vehicles Fair in Hannover, Opel unveiled the range extended electric concept Vivaro e-Concept van.
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Make/Model: Vivaro e-Concept
Manufacturer: Opel (GM)
General Motors' European brand Opel has debuted a new commercial concept van that is a range extended electric. The Vivaro e-Concept has a 249 mile range, a 5 cubic meter storage capacity, and a half ton (1,600 pound) load capability.
The Vivaro is propelled by a 111kW electric motor which gives 273lb-ft of torque. It's all-electric range is 62 miles before the range extender kicks in. Batteries are mounted under the floor and can recharge using the standard European 230V outlet.
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Opel did not release information on the engine used as a range extender or projected miles per gallon usage.
Photo credits: GM/Opel
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