And it wasn’t exactly a walkover event either, as 130 cars from 30 manufacturers were entered, including the Fluence Z.E., the Tesla Roadster and Peugeot iOn.
"The Ampera’s success in this versatility contest under very challenging conditions proves its impressive balance between durability and fuel efficiency," said Opel’s Director E-mobility, Enno Fuchs. "This underscores our leadership role in the field of alternative propulsion."
We’ll remind you that the Ampera’s powertrain comprises of a 16 kWh lithium ion battery and a 150 hp electric motor. This combo provides an all-electric range of about 50 miles (80 km), which is boosted by a petrol range extender.