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Chrysler EV - Electric Vehicle





 Chrysler EV is based on the Chrysler Town & Country minivan and demonstrates the ENVI electric-drive technology.


Chrysler EV delivers 190 kW (255 hp) and 350 Nm (258 lb.-ft.) of torque, and that’s good to take it from 0 to 60 mph in less than 9.0 seconds. The Chrysler EV has a range of 400 miles on around 8 gallons of gasoline.


Chrysler EV combines the usual electric electric-drive components of an Electric Vehicle with a small-displacement engine and generator that work to produce additional electricity when needed.





Press Release

The Chrysler EV development vehicle is a Range-extended Electric Vehicle that demonstrates another possible application of ENVI electric-drive technology in the segment-leading Chrysler Town & Country minivan.


???With the Chrysler EV, we are able to blend seven-passenger capability and the luxury of the Chrysler Town & Country minivan with electric-drive technology, demonstrating family practicality with zero compromise,?? said Rhodes. ???ENVI???s electric-drive development vehicles showcase our accelerated application of electric-drive systems into a wide range of vehicles in Chrysler???s future product portfolio.??



The Chrysler EV combines the electric-drive components of an Electric Vehicle with an integrated small-displacement engine and generator to produce additional electricity to power the electric-drive system when needed. This provides all of the positive attributes of an Electric Vehicle and extends the driving range to be equivalent to today???s gasoline-powered vehicles ??? without compromises.


The Chrysler EV uses a 190 kW (255 horsepower) motor, producing 350 Nm (258 lb.-ft.) of torque, providing 0 to 60 mph acceleration in approximately nine seconds. The Chrysler EV Range-extended Electric Vehicle can drive 40 miles on all-electric power, and boasts a range of 400 miles on approximately eight gallons of gasoline. This makes the Chrysler EV the perfect fuel-efficient family vehicle.



The knowledge and experience gained from the Chrysler EV will be applied to other front-wheel-drive applications in Chrysler???s portfolio.


   
   

 



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