Based on the proposition that 90% of all light duty trips is done by one person only the Solo is designed with seating for only one. The Solo EV is available in 4 Colors Arctic White, electric red, Raven Black and Titanium Silver. The company says it has 20,000 non-refundable deposits of $250. The company bills the Solo as the VW Beetle of the 21st Century (so does VW of the VW eUP).
8.64kWh – Lithium-Ion battery
e range 125mi / 200km
AC Synchronous Electric Motor
Power – 82hp
Torque – 140ft.lb
Top Speed Governed to 75mi / 125km/h – real Top Speed 140mph / 220km/h
Level 1 Charging – 6 hours via 110V
Level 2 Charging – 3 hours via 220V
Length 120 inches
Curb Weight 450kg
Acceleration 0 – 100km/h in 8 seconds
MSRP excluding subsidies – $15,300 (Canadian$ 19,888)
The Solo is also offered as a lease priced at $75 on a bi-weekly basis.
2 Year Unlimited Warranty on battery