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)

Image Gallery

Opel to launch electric Ampera-e in 2017 - Image 2
Opel to launch electric Ampera-e in 2017 - Image 4
Opel to launch electric Ampera-e in 2017 - Image 3
Opel to launch electric Ampera-e in 2017 - Image 1

Related Stories

Kia XCeed: design story

Kia XCeed: design story

Kia has released details about the design story of the XCeed urban crossover, including a video, a set of sketches and the announcement of an upcoming design book.
2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is the first mid-engine Corvette ever

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is the first mid-engine Corvette ever

Chevrolet has revealed the 2020 C8 Corvette, featuring for the first time a mid-engine layout and showcasing an evolution of the design DNA form the previous generation.
Audi Q3 Sportback: the design

Audi Q3 Sportback: the design

Featuring a coupé inspired roofline, the Q3 Sportback is the latest addition to the Audi Q line-up.

Comments

Leave a Comment

Newsletter

Get all the updates with our weekly newsletter!

Find a Car


Scroll To Top
Scroll To Bottom