Following the Ami One Idea which Citroen revealed in February 2019, the corporate is all set to current one more idea which circles across the firm’s imaginative and prescient of city mobility. It is known as the 19_19 Idea and it expresses Citroen’s imaginative and prescient of ultra-comfort and prolonged mobility to flee from the cities. The physique design of 19_19 Idea resembles the fuselage of an plane and the clear bubble of a helicopter. The capsule levitates above 4 “Tremendous Tall and Slim” wheels, promising the consolation of a magic carpet experience, with the passengers borne alongside by a automobile that seems to fly over the highway. Boasting a robust and authoritative highway stance with the 4 wheels set squarely on the far corners of the physique, 19_19 Idea impresses with its prolonged, three.10 metres wheelbase that makes room for an outsized battery.
The cabin is suspended on a brand new suspension system with Progressive Hydraulic Cushions mixed with sensible lively management and incorporates a distinctive structure knowledgeable by the world of furnishings with individualised seats. The 19_19 Idea additionally makes use of autonomous driving expertise, drivers having the ability to fully delegate driving. Sturdy on synthetic intelligence, the idea automobile is supplied with a private assistant inbuilt to the dashboard that takes over management of the car throughout autonomous driving phases and interacts with passengers through a predictive and proactive system that anticipates the wants of every occupant.
19_19 Idea reduces the carbon footprint, heightens in-car consolation by means of the absence of noise and vibration, and proves that electrical drive trains are eminently suitable with lengthy journeys with a variety of as much as 800 km, because of its 100 per cent electrical drive prepare. As for energy, Citroen says the twin motors generate 340 kilowatts of energy which is over 450 horses and there is 800 Nm of torque on provide. Zero-100 kmph is finished in 5 seconds flat whereas the highest pace is claimed to be 200 kmph. There’s the choice of a quick-charge as properly and if charged for 20 minutes, it could present a variety of over 600 km.
Citroen says that the 19_19 Idea reinvents lengthy automobile journeys by sketching out an method to ultra-comfort bringing occupants regenerative and restorative journey. The wheels had been designed and developed in partnership with Goodyear. The outsized 30-inch wheels, with a diameter of 930 mm and shod with 255/30 R 30 tyres, by means of their design with progressive applied sciences and a design impressed by gear cogs, options on the root of the Citroen brand. A wheel typically contains a rim and a tyre, however the wheels on 19_19 Idea are hybrid.
The tyres are predictive, feeling the highway and climate circumstances because of a system of sensible sensors that help the autonomous driving management methods by transmitting an array of information. This allows 19_19 Idea to find out the optimum autonomous driving mode, with an impression on pace, braking, roadholding and stability. The tyres had been designed to isolate occupants from exterior noises, notably highway noise.