If they actually begin production, this will be the first normal car
with in-wheel motors, as best I can recall. Pretty impressive specs. And
an amazingly catchy retro look. I hope they aren't vapor.
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Subject: [EVDL] EVLN: Luka EV.cz 4Whl e-motors r:300km ts:145kph
MW Motors unveils stylish Luka EV
April 7, 2018 Blagojce Krivevski
LUKA EV Introduction 2018
MW Motors, a Czech car company start-up, has unveiled a stylish
retro-looking Luka electric vehicle.
The two-seat Luka EV uses four 12.5-kW in-wheel electric motors,
a combined power of 50 kW (66 horsepower). That’ll push the car from
standstill to 62 mph (0-100 km/h) in 9.6 seconds. Top speed is 691 mph
about 145 km/h.
The Luka EV has an aluminum alloy chassis with fiber-reinforced plastic
and only weighs a little less than 1,800 pounds (815 kg).
It uses a 21.9-kWh Li-ion battery pack that will provide a range of 186
miles (300 km) on a single charge. And the company says it can charge
capacity within one hour, but doesn’t say which specification of
required for such performance.
MW says development is ongoing so figures may differ once production
The company is in the process of having the car independently certified
crash tested and will reveal further details as development continues.
lukaev STYLE FROM THE PAST, TECHNOLOGY FROM THE FUTURE
Retro electric sports car looks like a VW Karmann Ghia but comes from
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