Opel to launch electric Ampera-e in 2017

Production Cars 11 Feb 2016
Opel to launch electric Ampera-e in 2017

Opel has revealed the Ampera-e – a new electric compact car that will be launched in 2017. It is based on the 2015 Chevrolet Bolt EV Concept.


The Ampera-e is a new five-door, five seat family car that will feature a long range and an affordable price – yet to be disclosed – which can be expected to be in the $30,000 range, as for the Bolt EV Concept revealed as a concept in 2015.

Opel Ampera-e

The model is part of the company’s biggest model offensive with 29 new models to be launched between 2016 and 2020.

2015 Chevrolet Bolt EV Concept render

2015 Chevrolet Bolt EV Concept render

The 2015 Chevrolet Bolt EV Concept

In the Ampera-e the flat battery pack is mounted underneath the interior floor, which allows for distinctive, compact proportions in the exterior and enables a roomy interior.

The Ampera-e will offer the OnStar personal connectivity and service assistant, and and advanced connectivity and infotainment system.

(Source: Opel)

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