Go Back   EcoModder Forum > EcoModding > Fossil Fuel Free
Register Now
 Register Now
 

Reply  Post New Thread
 
Submit Tools LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 05-21-2010, 05:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
 
NeilBlanchard's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Maynard, MA Eaarth
Posts: 7,848

Mica Blue - '05 Scion xA RS 2.0
Team Toyota
90 day: 42.48 mpg (US)

Forest - '15 Nissan Leaf S
Team Nissan
90 day: 156.46 mpg (US)

Number 7 - '15 VW e-Golf SEL
TEAM VW AUDI Group
90 day: 155.81 mpg (US)
Thanks: 3,325
Thanked 2,858 Times in 1,796 Posts
Nido EV from Pininfarina

Pininfarina unveils Nido EV prototype for modular EV platform — Autoblog Green




More pictures!

__________________
Sincerely, Neil

http://neilblanchard.blogspot.com/
  Reply With Quote
Alt Today
Popular topics

Other popular topics in this forum...

   
Old 05-21-2010, 05:06 PM   #2 (permalink)
Administrator
 
Daox's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Germantown, WI
Posts: 11,037

CM400E - '81 Honda CM400E
90 day: 58.68 mpg (US)

Daox's Grey Prius - '04 Toyota Prius
Team Toyota
90 day: 49.53 mpg (US)

Daox's Insight - '00 Honda Insight
90 day: 64.33 mpg (US)

Swarthy - '14 Mitsubishi Mirage DE
Mitsubishi
90 day: 56.69 mpg (US)
Thanks: 2,389
Thanked 2,435 Times in 1,469 Posts
Yikes, its fast! 0-60 in 6.7. 21 kWh pack... nice nice. And it looks good IMO.
__________________
Current project: Adding regenerative braking to the Mirage
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2010, 12:55 AM   #3 (permalink)
Master EcoModder
 
NeilBlanchard's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Maynard, MA Eaarth
Posts: 7,848

Mica Blue - '05 Scion xA RS 2.0
Team Toyota
90 day: 42.48 mpg (US)

Forest - '15 Nissan Leaf S
Team Nissan
90 day: 156.46 mpg (US)

Number 7 - '15 VW e-Golf SEL
TEAM VW AUDI Group
90 day: 155.81 mpg (US)
Thanks: 3,325
Thanked 2,858 Times in 1,796 Posts
I think that is an error in the ABG post -- it does 0-60kph in 6.7sec.
__________________
Sincerely, Neil

http://neilblanchard.blogspot.com/
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2010, 12:22 PM   #4 (permalink)
Pokémoderator
 
cfg83's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Southern California
Posts: 5,864

1999 Saturn SW2 - '99 Saturn SW2 Wagon
Team Saturn
90 day: 40.49 mpg (US)
Thanks: 439
Thanked 528 Times in 355 Posts
Neil -

I like the emergency stop button in red :



Probably a prototype-only feature.

CarloSW2
__________________

What's your EPA MPG? Go Here and find out!
American Solar Energy Society
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2010, 06:39 PM   #5 (permalink)
The $500 Electric Car
 
vpoppv's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Cushing,Oklahoma
Posts: 430
Thanks: 6
Thanked 26 Times in 20 Posts
Yet another 2-seater. I look forward to seeing the 4 seater; but I just have to wonder why all these manufacturers purposely build cars that limit themselves in the market they can reach. I HAVE to be missing something here....
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2010, 10:24 PM   #6 (permalink)
EcoModding Apprentice
 
Bicycle Bob's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: N. Saskatchewan, CA
Posts: 1,558

Appliance White - '93 Geo Metro 4-Dr. Auto
Last 3: 42.35 mpg (US)

Stealth RV - '91 Chevy Sprint Base
Thanks: 73
Thanked 311 Times in 221 Posts
What I can't figure out is why 4 seaters are so common. The average contents is about 1.3 people in North America. When we really care about efficiency, we ride bicycles, and there are a thousand single bikes for every tandem. In India, (years ago) I noticed that trucks and busses didn't generally move until they were up to the GVW as a minimum.

BTW, the Nido started out as a "Safety Car" and I always wished it had been chosen as the Smart shape.

  Reply With Quote
Reply  Post New Thread


Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Electric car conversion: Project ForkenSwift MetroMPG Fossil Fuel Free 1041 07-28-2014 09:19 AM
New open source EV website - could use your help revoltev Introductions 1 08-02-2009 10:35 PM
Anybody have an EV info I was looking at a 99 Ford ranger EV or s10 GM EV? 95CHERJUST EcoModding Central 2 06-26-2009 04:17 PM
Chrysler's New EV Unveiled On CNBC This Morning! rgathright Alternative Transportation 5 02-09-2009 06:54 PM
Pininfarina B0 ev, comming in 2009 lunarhighway Fossil Fuel Free 1 10-03-2008 10:29 AM



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.5.2
All content copyright EcoModder.com