You might have noticed that cars around us are getting bigger with each year. In our opinion, this is rather strange since all of the statistics show, that the majority of the time people drive alone, at best with a companion next to them.
So why would auto manufacturers want to waste resources? Cars should be getting smaller! And it seems that visionaries of electric vehicles understand this idea and come up with rather interesting tiny designs, that might become a usual thing on the roads in the future. In this episode we collected 10 of the smallest electric cars that exist today.
Cars featured in this video:
Arcimoto SRK: arcimoto.com
Arcimoto SRK is world’s first fully electric Fun Utility Vehicle. Its starting price is $11,900 and it is road-legal in all 50 states.
Microlino is an electrified revival of Italian-styled BMW Isetta. It is a subcompact car for 2 priced at $14,900.
Uniti EV is a stylish three-wheeled electric car that is supposed to become the ultimate city transport of the near future. It is developed by the Swedish automotive startup Uniti Sweden that was founded in 2016.
Ampere Motor The One: amperemotor.com
The creators of The One from the American startup Ampere Motors set a goal for themselves to build a beautiful EV at an affordable price that wont exceed $10,000, its name is Ampere One.
Vanderhall Motor Edison2: vanderhallusa.com/Edison
Edison2 is a lightweight all electric two-seater on three wheels. It was designed by a Utah-based company Vanderhall Motor and is already available for reserve.
Infiniti Prototype 9: infinitinews.com/en-US/infiniti/usa/releases/infiniti-reveals-prototype-9-at-2017-pebble-beach-concours-d-elegance
Nissan’s high end Infiniti division brought to the world a conceptual one seater retro car with an electric motor at its core.
Sondors Electric Car sondorselectriccar.com
This company is most known for manufacturing electric bicycles, but the CEO Storm Sondors has recently embarked on a mission of producing an affordable all-electric car for the masses.
Morgan EV3: morgan-motor.co.uk/ev3
The most recent newcomer to the Morgan lineup is the sports three-wheeler with an electric powertrain called Morgan EV3.
Electra Meccanica Solo: electrameccanica.com
Nowadays most urban residents drive to work by themselves. With this fact in mind, the engineers at Electra Meccanica created the Solo – the ultimate electric city car just for one passenger.
E-go Life: e-go-mobile.com/de/modelle/e.go-life
One of the most recent newcomers among small all-electric four wheelers is E-go Life. This car can accommodate two passengers, but weighs only 1800 pounds.