Škoda presented its first electric car

Skoda представила первый электромобиль

In the model row appeared first Skoda electric car – hatchet Citigo. It is built on the aggregates of the Volkswagen e-up!, however, it has several important technical differences.

In motion Skoda Citigo is installed on the front axle electric motor that produces 83 horsepower and 210 Nm of torque. Traction battery capacity of 36.8 kWh allows a range of 265 miles and from fast charging to 80 percent filled in one hour.

In turn, the donor, namely, the Volkswagen e-up! rides without charging only 160 miles on the NEDC cycle. Curiously, acceleration to 100 kilometers per hour from the Citigo takes 12.5 seconds and a maximum speed of 130 kilometers per hour. According to these parameters it is identical to the Volkswagen e-up!.