The Electric 3 Wheeler was conceived to be a practical, smart and eco-friendly two-seater that can squeeze through city traffic with minimum environmental impact. The small three-wheeler is being seen as a rival to the Renault Twizy with its highly stylish exteriors and Lamborghini-inspired scissor doors. The KTM E3W looks to fit wright into place in a rapidly growing green vehicles market which has really taken off in the last years.
A fact highlighted also by the major players in the industry which are launching their own environmental friendly cars. The KTM E3W weights merely 500kg and is being powered by a 20hp engine which runs on lithium-ion batteries which has an estimate drive range of 100km on a full Charge. The two-seater is entirely made of plastic. there are rumors saying that KTM plans to sign up a strategic alliance and make the prototype enter production line in a couple of years, as relted by Clean Thinking.
More exactly the plan is to to build 50.000 units over a two year partnership. The urban buzzer is expected to have a price tag somewere between EUR5,000 (approx. $7,000) and EUR8,000(approx. $11,500).