Chinese car firm Chery is introducing an Electric vehicle known as the S18. The car goes up to 75 mph (120 km/h), which is faster than the Chana Benni, the first Chinese car in Spain, which goes 80 km/h. and the S18 can go 93 miles (149 km/h) on each charge.
“Most advanced technology being adopted, Chery’s electric vehicle has the merits of high efficiency, energy saving, easy operation, continuously variable transmission and quietness. Furthermore, the price will be very suitable for families,”
Says Mr. Yuan Tao of Chery at the S18 off-line ceremony.
The car has a 336V with 40kW driving system and a 40Ah lthium battery and achieves zero emission and zero pollution. It takes 6 hours to charge the battery under 220V power supply and 30 minutes to charge 80% of the car. Chery has planned future vehicles since 2001 and this car is a copycat of a Daewoo/Chevrolet Kalos.