Ami Electric Car


French car manufacturer Citroën began production of its portable small electric car Ami this year. The company started selling the car in June 2020 and is now available in certain parts of Europe but not in UK.

There are signs that Citroen may soon introduce Ami to the Chinese market. A Weibo user said that electric cars were recently spotted on the streets of Wuhan, apparently it is being tested.

The wheels and body are painted with bright red paint. The car was released in Europe this month and was previously a Citroen concept car.

The body of the Citroen Ami has a large area of transparent glass and a panoramic glass sunroof to ensure a good line of sight. The car can accommodate two people. The control method is similar to that of an ordinary car. The interior is very simple, there is no separate trunk, but there is storage space behind the car seats.

Ami Electric car Weibo

In terms of power, this car is equipped with a 6kW electric motor and a 5.5kWh battery pack. Its top speed is 45km/h, and its maximum cruising range is 70km.

It is positioned for short-distance commuting or car rental in the city. The length of the Citroen Ami is only 2.4 meters and the weight is 485kg. In Europe, you can drive a car without a driver’s license.

It can be driven by a 14-year-old in France and a 15-year-old in Germany. As a minimalist vehicle, the design of the car embodies the concept of free travel.

The color of the car can be customized, which is very vivid.

The car is also equipped with a charging cable, which can be charged using a 220V city power supply.

The battery pack is fully charged and it takes about 3 hours. It is also compatible with electric vehicle charging stations. The current price of electric cars in Europe is only 6,000 pounds (about 53,000 yuan).