Drop Down MenusCSS Drop Down MenuPure CSS Dropdown Menu

Thursday, May 12, 2016

An electric-powered Provocator goes to Paris

A design of city car named 'Mirrow Provocator' was seen a quite unique, it had also become a hot news and widely discussed in cyberspace sometime ago. This concept car was designed by a Russian startup company named Mirrowcars. And now the company making another hot news, according to the CEO of Mirrowcars, Alexander Malyshev which states that the first prototype of smart car will be presented at the Mondial de l'automobile Paris 2016..
Mirrow Provocator, a smart city-car concept by Mirrowcars. (Picture from: http://adf.ly/1aEjLJ)
In Paris, the company will be presented the electric version of the Mirrow Provocator for private users. This smart car has a quite unique shape because it comes with carrying a tubular chassis and made of the recycled polymer materials. By using these materials, automatically the car body would be effective to absorb at the same time channeled the energy that comes from the collision.

Not only that, another uniqueness of Mirrow Provocator is the car deliberately designed with the highest level of safety and comfort, thanks to the rally car-inspired cage. Mirrow Provocator has a length similar to the Smart ForTwo (2.7 m), but can accommodate 4 people with luggages in it. Its height and width could be comparable with a large SUV (height: 2.05 m and width: 1.98 m).
Dimension of Mirrow Provocator. (Picture from: http://adf.ly/1aEjLJ)
As mentioned in our previous article, the access for driver and passengers in the car using the door (1.70 x 0.60 m) located at the rear side of the vehicle. In particular, the door construction is purposely designed to protect this door from blocking by another car in case of parking along the sidewalk.
Rear side view of of Mirrow Provocator. (Picture from: http://adf.ly/1aEjLJ)
Looking into the interior, Mirrow Provocator looks very minimalist like in the minivan, but the driver's position behind the wheel and the front passenger are close to the Mercedes E-class. In the basic version of the car will be equipped with seat belts with three or four attachment points, and as an option will be available to any of the modern active systems such as airbags, ABS, ESP, etc.  

Besides developed as a vehicle for private user, it can also be developed as business vehicles such as a compact urban food-truck, logistic vehicle for postal services and elongated on 70 cm taxi for 6 persons. Here are several pictures of them;

1. Mirrow Provocator functioned as a Food-Truck. (All pictures taken from: http://adf.ly/1aEjLJ) 


2. Mirrow Provocator functioned as a Logistic car. (All pictures taken from: http://adf.ly/1aEjLJ)

Logistic car

3. Mirrow Provocator functioned as a Taxi. (All pictures taken from: http://adf.ly/1aEjLJ) 


Due to the use of recycled polymer material will ease the fabricated process, so it can reduce the cost of production, the estimated selling price for the basic version of the Mirrow Provocator range between €3,500 to €4,500.  

The company expects to bring the smart car project to a new higher level and after 1.5 - 2 years the Mirrow Provocator can be seen on city streets in various parts of the world. And of course also more benefit for the community, because the smart car is made with the purpose to reducing congestion and solving the problem of lack of parking, etc. See you in the Paris Motor Show next October 2016!! *** [EKA | FROM VARIOUS SOURCES | MIRROWCARS]
Note: This blog  can be accessed via your smart phone
Kindly Bookmark and Share it: