At the end of 2019, the Jaguar I-Pace crossover and the Nissan Leaf hatchback became the most popular electric cars in Russia. This was reported by the analytical agency “Avtostat”. According to them, over 12 months, the Russians purchased 131 such electric cars. These models own about 75% of the Russian market for new green cars.
Jaguar I-Pace is equipped with two electric units, which in total give out 400 liters. from. and 696 Nm of torque. The car can accelerate to 100 km / h in 4.8 s, and its maximum speed is forcibly limited to 200 km per hour. The motors are powered by a set of lithium-ion batteries of 90 kW · h, providing a range of 470 km (WLTP cycle).
The Nissan Leaf electric hatchback is equipped with a 40 kWh battery. Thanks to her, the car can drive about 270 kilometers without recharging. Intelligent cruise control with a speed limiter, a system for recognizing road signs, a function to prevent exit from a lane and a stopping system in front of an obstacle are available to the driver.
In total, 383 new electric cars were sold in Russia last year. This figure is 145% more than in 2018. Then 144 electric cars were sold in our market.