RENAULT Twizy Urban 80 (17 HP) 2012 - Present
The Renault Twizy is an electric city car (legally classified in Europe as a heavy quadricycle) produced by Renault and manufactured entirely in Valladolid, Spain. The quadricycle has a maximum range of 100 km.
There are two models:
1. Twizy Urban 45
The Twizy Urban 45 has a motor power of 4 kW (5 hp), a maximum speed of 45 km/h (28 mph) and can thus be driven in most European countries by drivers from 16 years old without driving licence (France, Italy, Spain) or with a moped licence (Belgium, Germany, Netherlands, Austria).
2. Twizy Urban 80
The Urban 80 model features a 13 kW (17 hp) electric motor and can drive up to 80 km/h (50 mph).
RENAULT Twizy Urban 80 (17 HP) Specs
RENAULT Twizy Urban 80 (17 HP) (2012 - Present) dimensions, ground clearance, fuel, acceleration
- 13 KW @ - RPM
17 HP @ - RPM
17 BHP @ - RPM
- 42 lb-ft @ - RPM
57 Nm @ - RPM
- Fuel System
- Top Speed
- 50 mph OR 80 km/h
- Acceleration 0-62 Mph (0-100 kph)
- Drive Type
- Tire Size
- 91.3 in OR 2319 mm
- 75.2 in OR 1910 mm
- 57.5 in OR 1461 mm
- Front/rear Track
- Ground Clearance
- Cargo Volume
- Unladen Weight
- 992 lbs OR 450 kg
- Gross Weight Limit
- The range is homologated at 100 km (62 mi).
In real conditions, Renault announces around 80 km (50 mi).
In worst conditions (high speed, no eco-driving), Twizy can reach 50 km (31 mi).
The battery can be charged with an extendable spiral cable stored beneath a flap at the front of the vehicle. The integrated charger is compatible with roadside battery charging facilities as well as the standard 220 V 10 A household electrical supply. Charging an empty battery takes around three-and-a-half hours.