Sono Motors energy independent vehicle impresses

Dr Peter Harrop, Chairman of IDTechEx comments, "There has been criticism of Sono Motors for being a small start up with modest funding. Some have said that such a small enterprise can never afford even crash testing but vehicles like this can be homologated as heavy quadricycles in Europe and Micro EVs elsewhere, neither of which need crash testing. For over a decade, the car-like GWhiz from India was the best-selling electric "car" in the UK. With its low price and compactness, it was bought by a higher percentage of women than is true of today's mainstream electric cars so maybe Sono Motors can tap into this. We are delighted to have Sono Motors presenting at our Energy Independent Vehicle event in September. They will be alongside such companies as Toyota and an Italian company IFEVS which has developed low cost transportable manufacture of homologated pure electric ca...

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