Microlino: product specification POSTED ON 22/01/2018
INNER CITY TRAVEL JUST STEPPED UP A GEAR AS MICRO UNLEASH THEIR NEWEST SOLUTION TO AN AGE OLD PROBLEM- HOW TO GET AROUND.
When designing the Microlino, great consideration was given to past and future development of cities.
Each and every aspect of this unique and utterly charming vehicle has been painstakingly debated to ensure that it is the perfect travel solution for the future.
From the finite number of seats required to maximum engine size realistically required for inner city travel. The meticulous design of the Microlino has been studied from all angles.
Watch the Microlino in motion here:
Introducing the Microlino: quite possibly the world’s most eco-friendly car.
The Microlino can seat two passengers, it has a kerb weightof 450kg and can reach a maximum top speed of 55mph, which is more than required for an urban environment.
Parking made easy
The best bit is that at just 2.4 meters long, 3 Microlinos fit the size of an average car. This means that it can be parked vertically into a line of parallel parked cars with the door to the front of the vehicle which means you don’t risk being too close to other cars.
In the summer the roof can be opened to let the sunlight in, for winter there is heating .
Controlled by smartphone
A smartphone provides navigation, monitors charge status and controls music. Portable Bluetooth speakers are included and these can be used outside of the vehicle if required. The Microlino can be recharged at any conventional domestic power socket in just 4 hours.
The car will be manufactured in five different colours plus a basic white.
- Number of seats: 2
- Kerb Weight: 450kg
- Maximum top speed: 55mph
- Length: 2.4m
- Sunroof: yes
- Heating: yes
- Navigation system: via smartphone (included)
- Sound system: via smartphone and portable Bluetooth speakers (both included)
- Charging requirements: conventional domestic power sockets
- Charging time: 4 hours
- Range of charge: 74 miles
- Colours: 5 plus a basic white
Unrivalled eco -status
Due to its short length and light weight construction the Microlino is extremely nimble and perfect for cities around the world. It is constructed with 40% less parts than other similar models and as a result uses less energy than other electric cars on the market.
Since 67% of the electricity worldwide is generated with fossil fuels, an electric car is only sustainable if it does not consume too much energy. Because of the reasons the Microlino might just be the worlds most eco-friendly car.