RENAULT SAMSUNG SM3 ZE EV
wattev2buy explores the Renault Samsung SM3 ZE EV (RSM SM3 ZE) specs, charge cost, price, and range as it vies for a position in the fast-growing EV market.
The Renault Samsung SM3 ZE electric car is based on the French parent company’s Renault Fluence ZE, which was discontinued in 2016. The Renault Fluence ZE is now only sold in South Korea and Argentina as the Samsung SM3 ZE EV. Renaults started local production of the Samsung SM3 ZE in 2013. Sales for the Samsung SM3 Z.E. totaled around 3,500 units by late 2017 with reports saying that the Ministry of Health purchased 1,200 units earlier the year.
RENAULT SAMSUNG SM3 ZE EV SPECS
RENAULT SAMSUNG SM3 ZE EV SALES
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THE RSM SM3 ZE ELECTRIC CAR IN THE NEWS
Week 47 2017 - 2nd Generation Samsung SM3 ZE unveiled.
Renault Samsung Motors (RSM) unveiled the 2018 Renault Samsung SM3 Z.E. at the Daegu International Future Auto Expo this week. The 2018 Samsung SM3 ZE EV received a battery upgrade from 22kWh to 36kW delivering an extended range of 132 miles (213km). The battery upgrade came at no increased weight due to technology improvements by the battery supplier and shareholder Samsung. The 2018 model is available at a pre-release price 41.5 million SK Won, which is in the region of $38,000, on order. According to the statement of the company, the Samsung SM3 has an autonomy of 5 days based on the average commute in South Korea of around 40km per day (25 miles).
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