Tag Archive for 'personal transport'

Toyota i-road concept electric PMV showcased at Geneva Motor Show

March 6th, 2013 by Toyota

The Toyota i-road Personal Mobility Vehicle (PMV) –a new form of transportation offering greater flexibility in the urban environment- made its World Premiere at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. The compact Toyota i-road electric vehicle (EV) provides an enclosed environment for two occupants seated in tandem. The vehicle features unique ‘Active Lean’ technology, which provides […]

Can Renault’s Twizy solve North Beach car parking woes?

December 18th, 2011 by Richard Lord

According to a press release in early October 2011, the Renault Twizy Colour electric vehicle will be launched in the UK in March 2012 with a price of £6690. Customers will also have to hire the battery for £40 per month, which includes VAT. There will be two other models, the Twizy Urban and Twizy […]

The electric Renault Twizy is the right width for Guernsey’s lanes

September 15th, 2011 by Richard Lord

The Renault Twizy features at the 2011 Frankfurt car show. The ultra-compact footprint of the Renault Twizy with a length of 2.32 metres and a width 1.19 metres is ideally suited to Guernsey commuting. There are various models with two sizes of electric motor.  The ‘Urban 45’ has an engine power of 4 kW (5 […]