TOP 10 EVs FROM GENEVA AUTO SHOW 2017
The Geneva Auto Show is in full swing this week and electric cars are a popular focus. Here are the top 10 EVs and Hybrids from Geneva this year:
1. Renault Trezor Concept
Renault first debuted the Trezor Concept last year, but this is the first opportunity they’ve had to show it off at Geneva. Check out this article about the Renault Trezor to learn more about this revolutionary EV.
2. Quant 48Volt
The Quant 48Volt is said to deliver 760hp, have all-wheel-drive and g0 from to 0-60mph in 2.4 seconds. The most captivating thing about Quant cars however, is that they operate on salt water batteries referred to as NanoFlowcell.
3. Porsche Panamera
Porsche has been working on their Panamera Hybrid for years. These cars are exceptional and include all electric drive mode.
4. Rimac Concept One
Rimac is a leader in EV technology and the Rimac Concept One is exceptional. Several EV and Hybrid Supercar engineers are favoring adding Rimac components to their vehicles.
5. Vanda Dendrobium
Vanda Electrics partnered with Williams Advanced Engineering, one of the main companies that developed the powertrain of the Formula E’s first vehicles, to bring us the Vanda Dendrobium. The Dendrobium has an acceleration speed of 0-60mph in 2.7 seconds and a top speed in excess of 200mph.
6. Audi Q8
The Audi Q8 has a gas powered engine, but can switch to electric mode in lower gear situations such as driving in parking lots and slow moving traffic . The hybrid system also gives the SUV more get up and go. The Audi Q8 can accelerate from 0-60mph in 4.7 seconds.
7. Morgan EV3
Step into the past with the Morgan EV3. UK based company Morgan has designed a forward-thinking electric engine mated with a vintage car design, Steam Punk at its finest. Most would agree that the Morgan EV3 is an intriguing addition to the EV family.
8. Techrules REN
Techrules is a Chinese based tech company that first debuted the Techrules TREV and Geneva last year. They’re back again with the Techrules REN. According to Techrules the REN packs 1,287 hp. Perhaps the most exciting thing about the REN is its use of turbines to extend electric range.
9. Koenigsegg Regera Hybrid
The Koenigsegg Regera combines three powerful electric motors and Koenigsegg’s twin-turbo V8 engine to produce 1500hp. It includes groundbreaking technology such as the Koenigsegg Direct Drive and the first 800-volt electrical system to ever be used in a production vehicle.
10. Bentley EXP 12 Speed 6e
This convertible EV concept car displayed by the exceptional Bentley British luxury brand is expected to have a range of over 200mi per charge and wireless inductive charging.
We hope you’ve enjoyed this list of the Top 10 Evs at Geneva this year! Did you get to go? What were your favorites? Please let us know in the comments below.