Full review of the Mitsubishi i MiEV
To date, the main competitor of the BMW i3 can be called the Japanese electric car – Mitsubishi i MiEV, which is produced since 2009. This model is built on the basis of a conventional car with an internal combustion engine Mitsubishi i.
According to the results of crash tests, the electric car received four stars out of five, which is quite good. Equipped with six airbags and electronic systems, such as ESP and ABS.
Exterior and interior models i MiEV can be called a budget. There are no frills in it. This is a normal good car, which is made very high quality. The only distinctive feature that emphasizes its environmental friendliness is the interior panels, made of ecological bamboo fiber.
Electric motor with a capacity of 64 horsepower.
The battery capacity is 16 kW / h.
The range of travel on one charge is 160 km.
Equipped with a two-speed automatic transmission.
Vehicle overall dimensions: 3395/1600/1475
Test drive Mitsubishi i Miev
The Mitsubishi i MiEV can not be called a direct competitor to the BMW i3, as it’s still a different class of cars. But the Japanese electric car is an ideal option for those who want to buy an electric car at an affordable price.
Electric cars are cars of the future, which slowly but surely try to monopolize the market and thereby improve the ecological situation in the world. Nevertheless, not all automobile companies supply their models of electric cars to Russia. Perhaps because they are not very popular. And the fault is, first of all, the lack of an appropriate infrastructure.
Review of the electric car Mitsubishi i-MiEV