Belarus promises to fly to present the first electric car

The first Belarusian electric car will be released this summer.

This was stated by Chairman of the NASB Presidium Vladimir Gusakov, according to «Autocentre».

«The Belarusian electric vehicle will debut by the summer of 2017. His presentation will be held at the National Academy of Sciences. On the creation of the model works joint Institute of mechanical engineering of national Academy of Sciences», — stated in the message.

According to the chief scientist of Belarus, the electric car will get the stuffing of domestic production, while «build it based on the car Belgee».

It is important to note that the name of the Belgee to operate the joint Belarusian-Chinese enterprise engaged in the Assembly of cars of brand of Geely. On this basis it is obvious that the basis for the Belarusian electric cars is to be one of the models Geely.

«It is expected that the prototype will be ready by June or July,»- said the head of the Academy of Sciences.

Note the Chevrolet Bolt electric car voted «car of the year» at the North American international auto show held in Detroit.

By the end of 2016, it became clear that world leader in the development, production and introduction of electric vehicles will be China, not the US as previously thought: in the past year, the Chinese market has sold more than 400 thousand electric cars and hybrids, while in the US — «only» 160 thousand.

Belarus promises to fly to present the first electric car 29.01.2017

Январь 29th, 2017 by
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