Whip Of The Week: Sion- The Solar Powered Electric Car That Charges While Driving

Whip Of The Week: Sion- The Solar Powered Electric Car That Charges While Driving

Electric cars are cool but what’s not too cool is being stranded with no charging station nearby. Well, Sono Motors listen and delivered. The German startup is developing the first mass-produced solar-powered electric car that is covered in panels, charging itself while driving.

Called Sion, the car will cost about 25,500 euros and boosts with up to “250 kilometres that charges itself through the power of the sun.”

Specifications

Price €25,500

Battery 35kWh

Drivetrain 120 kW Motor

Trunk Volume 650 l

Charging CCS: 30 Min. /Type 2: 3.5h/ SchuKo: 13h

 Range 255 kilometres according to WLTP standard

Solar Range Up to 34 km/day

Torque 270 Nm

Max. Speed 140 km/h

Tow Bar 750 kg

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