In the European market the electric version of the Citroen SpaceTourer – e-SpaceTourer will be available by the end of 2020.
The model range Citroen has added an all-electric minivan e-SpaceTourer, which depending on version can carry up to 9 people. Externally, the electric van can be distinguished by the moulding in place of a traditional grille, the charging flap on the left front fender and the logo “e” front and back.
In salon “electric” instrument panel, allowing to control the operation of the electric motor and the battery level, the selector selecting the driving mode (Eco, Normal, Power), switch “e-Toggle” instead of lever manual/automatic transmission and 7.0-inch “multimedia” with original graphics.
Electric car is built on a versatile modular platform ЕМР2 from the PSA Group. Citroen e-SpaceTourer available in three variants of body length: XS (4.60 m), M (4.95 m), XL (5.3 m). Overall height – 1.9 m depending on the version, the diameter of the spread of the minivan is 11.3-12.4 M.
Thanks to the many seat options, sliding or removable maximizes the flexibility of the salon and able to use all the usable space. For example, e-SpaceTourer 5-local salon can offer the amount of Luggage 2 932 l (for body XL). To ease access to the interior for a fee, the van will be equipped with a system Loaded Arms Access: touch opening and closing of the side doors by the wave of a foot.
Citroen e-SpaceTourer equipped motor 136 HP (100 kW) and 210 Nm of torque. The power and thrust varies depending on the driving mode. In “Eco” mode for maximum mileage, the return is 82 HP (60 kW) and 190 Nm. Intended for daily travel mode “Normal” – 109 HP (80 kW) and 210 Nm. In Power mode (for maximum driving dynamics and traction at full load) – 136 HP (100 kW) and 260 Nm. Maximum speed – 130 km/h regardless of the driving mode.
The choice offered two variants of lithium-ion traction batteries: 50 and 75 kW•h. Both batteries are available for all body variants. Battery pack with capacity of 50 kWh is composed of 18 modules, with a capacity of 75 kWh – of the 27 models. The reserve is 230 and 330 km respectively. Battery e-SpaceTourer charged from a home network, corporate network charging “Wallbox” and high-speed charging stations AC. To control the battery charging process, as well as the reserve, the current charge level, remotely enable the conditioning and programming while charging the battery on your smartphone or tablet using the app “My Citroën”.
Also there are two level of energy recovery: moderate and intense. The second is activated by pressing the “b” and allows more intensively to slow the van and more efficiently store energy in the battery.
Depending on the configuration Citroen e-SpaceTourer is equipped with adaptive cruise control with speed limiter, help system when climbing a slope (Hill Start Assist), monitoring blind spots, a system for traffic sign recognition, rear view camera (Top Rear Vision), the function of tracking rows motion and control driver fatigue.
Prices for the new Citroen electric van e-SpaceTourer will be announced closer to start of sales is scheduled for the end of 2020.