Built on most advanced technology of General Motors in the field of electric motor and battery system, the Chevrolet Spark EV is all set to attract European market with its first introduction in Europe at the Geneva Motor Show starting from March, 5th 2013. The all-new battery powered Chevrolet Spark EV is not only a zero-emission smart green car, but delivers sporty acceleration and comfort driving dynamics, will be on sale in the selected markets of Europe from 2014. The Chevrolet’s mini-car quick acceleration is delivered via top torque of 400 pound feet [542 Newton Meter] with best driving dynamics. The permanent magnet electric motor is the main source of power inside Spark EV which is capable of generating an output of 130 horsepower[100 kilo-Watts] and can accelerate 0 to 100 km/hour in under 8.5 seconds which is quite good for a green urban city car. The advanced technology of electric motor and lithium-ion battery system of more than 20 kWh, the Spark EV is capable to deliver an electric range which is best-in-class where battery pack featuring fast charging which is enabled in both modes normal AC[Alternate Curren] and DC[Dirct Current]. In DC charging the Spake EV can be recharged with 80% of its capacity in 20 minutes, while AC recharging takes 6 to 8 hours with a 230V outlet for full-recharging through standard charge cord. Here the lithium-ion battery can handle multiple DC fast charges daily.
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