Mitsubishi revealed the production version of its i MiEV battery-powered car on Friday, says the goal for 1400 lease sales to corporate customers and local governments, 31 March 2010.
As a full-electric vehicle i-MiEV create zero emissions and is powered by an electric motor and a lithium-ion battery that makes 63hp and 133 ft-lbs of torque. It can recharge the battery for 14 hours for 100-volt power, which for seven hours at 200 volts and 30 minutes on a high-output rapid charger.
Top speed of the MiEV is 130 km / h (81 km / h), with a range of up to 160 km (100 miles) in the Japanese 10-15 cycle driving conditions.
Europe will have a version of i MiEV next year. The U.S. launch of lithium-ion battery-powered car after it.
I MiEV is priced at 4,599,000 Yen ($ 47,600), but is eligible for a $ 14,400 tax break.