Saab set to trial pro­to­type elec­tric es­tate in Swe­den

Yorkshire Post - Motoring - - NEWS -

SAAB fol­lows up its new 9-5 saloon with this pro­to­type 9-3 ePower elec­tric fam­ily es­tate.

User tri­als of 70 be­gin next year in Swe­den. It has an an­tic­i­pated range of “real life” 124 miles be­tween charges. It is the first full-size elec­tric es­tate car to date.

The 184hp elec­tric mo­tor driv­ing the front wheels through a sin­gle-speed trans­mis­sion, has in­stant torque for 0-62 mph ac­cel­er­a­tion in just 8.5 sec­onds, to­gether with a top speed of 93 mph.

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