A lot of companies around the world beginning (or planning to start in the very near future) release of EVs. But the current leader among them is the automaker Nissan, which has already become popular producing model Nissan Leaf , whose batteries are charged up to 80% in just thirty minutes. But American company CODA plans to soon start selling a electric car of its own production, cheaper and quicker in terms of charging than the Leaf.
Working version of its California-based electric CODA presented this week at the LA Auto Show (Auto Show in Los Angeles). And in the very near future these machines will be available.
Фs claimed by the the company CODA price of electric sedan, which will become the flagship of the brand, will be 39 900 $ (compared to 50 thousand dollars for the Nissan Leaf). Moreover, Californians will be able to buy this car for another 10 000 cheaper – in this state buyers are entitled to get a discount at 2,500 $ from the manufacturer itself and 7,500 $ compensation from the state taxes. It remains 29 900 dollars – quite a good price for electric!
It should, incidentally, be noted that California is the only state in the U.S., where for several years a program of support and promotion of electric vehicles. And now in every corner of this state at the sides of highways and roads you can find the point of charging vehicles with electric motors.
From the technical characteristics of the electric battery CODA may be noted that, as claimed in the company, charging even faster than the Nissan Leaf. Moreover, the manufacturer gives a ten-year warranty for 100 000 miles traveled in your car battery, which should inspire confidence in its products.
On a single battery charge electric CODA can travel up to 150 miles (241 km). The only drawback of electric CODA, according to experts, it is somewhat awkward and outdated appearance.