Monaco, Monaco, May 27, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- Key actor of the EV market in Europe, NEWTEON will exhibit two of its vehicles during the Ride & Drive, an open air exhibition that will take place in the famous Cinquantenaire Park of the Belgian capital. The vehicles will be available for test drives on Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd of June. Visitors will be able to discover:
The Electric Fiat Doblò
Thanks to its loading capacity, its ergonomic design and exceptional performances, the Electric Fiat Doblò is the ideal vehicle for public administrations, small businesses, service companies and self-employed craftsmen. This vehicle offers ourstanding peformances thanks to Micro-Vett's latest technology and lithium-ion batteries:
Max. speed: 120 km/h
Range: 150 km
Payload: 500 kg
Volume capacity: 3 m3
The City of Rome ordered 90 Electric Fiat Doblò to use them as taxis.
The Hybrid Iveco Daily
The Hybrid Iveco Daily is a commercial vehicle with parallel power systems: electric for downtown and diesel for motorway or highways. Changing from one power system to the other is done at the push of a button and the batteries are charged while running on diesel.
Range with lithium batteries: 50 to 100km
Range with lead batteries: 30km
Max. speed: 50km/h in electric, 160km/h with diesel
For the first time available for test drives in Belgium, professionals, institutions, journalists and individuals will be able to discover NEWTEON's vehicles at EET 2007. NEWTEON will soon commercialise its electric and hybrid vehicles in Belgium.
NEWTEON, solutions for sustainable urban mobility
Founded in 2006, NEWTEON proposes a complete range of ecologic - electric and hybrid - vehicles (Iveco, Piaggio, Fiat, Isuzu, etc.) equipped with the Micro-Vett technology. With over 20 years of experience, Micro-Vett is currently the leading electric car manufacturer in Europe and counts more than 4000 vehicles running every day for customers such as Disneyland Paris, DHL, the Italian Post, the Cities of Rome, Oslo, Stockholm, Cannes, Monaco, etc.
NEWTEON is exclusive distributor for:
Micro-Vett's products in France, Monaco and Scandinavia.
Piaggio's Light Transportation Vehicles
NEWTEON's network is composed of professionals of the automotive industry that are convinced of the potential of the EV market and the necessity to promote this alternative transportation solution and offer technical expertise in auto electricity.
NEWTEON ecofriendly vehicles