Stellantis will be present at the Ecar Exhibition, Exhibition of Hybrid and Electric Cars, which will open its doors on May 12 at FIL, in Parque das Nações, until the 14th. The Group is represented by 7 brands – Alfa Romeo, Citroën , DS Automobiles, FIAT, Jeep, Opel and Peugeot – and in addition to presenting a joint electric offering, among electric and hybrid vehicles, passenger and light commercial vehicles, promotes test drives and hobbies.
Stellantis currently has a market share of more than 20% and the presence of different Stellantis brands in the salon shows Portugal’s strong commitment to electrification.
The highlight at Alfa Romeo will be the new Tonale, the first electric C-SUV and the brand’s revolutionary symbol, represented by the new Q4 Plug-In hybrid engine. It is a 1.3-liter MultiAir petrol block, with a turbocharger, of 180 hp, associated with a 90 kW electric motor, a mechanical structure that, together, gives a total power of 280 hp. Its 306-volt, 15.5 kWh lithium-ion battery gives it an electric range of more than 80 km in the urban cycle and more than 600 km of total range.
Citroën will present the new ë-C4 electric and ë-C4 X electric, 100% electric mid-range two-wheel drive, as well as the innovative AMI. At the opposite end of the range will be the new C5 Aircross plug-in.
There are three proposals with the E-TENSE signature that DS Automobiles will have at the ECAR SHOW: the new 100% electric DS 3 E-TENSE, the DS 4 E-TENSE 225 hp and also the DS 7 4×4 360 hp, winner of the “Compact SUV of the Year” trophy. Launched in our market last February, as the original successor of the DS 3 CROSSBACK, the new DS 3 starts with a new electric motor of 115 kW (156 hp) and a new battery with a capacity of 54 kWh, for a distance of 404 km (cycle). WLTP).
In the DS 4 range, the E-TENSE 225 hp version appears, a block that shows a set of technical innovations that allowed to increase its autonomy by 13% and zero emissions, with a maximum range of 62 km in 100% electric mode. . The show version will be the Performance Line, a version with more personality and equipment.
As for the new DS 7 E-TENSE, the DS Automobiles stand model will be the 4×4 360 OPERA version.
In the FIAT space, the New 500 will respond to all the attention, showing itself to the visiting public in the bodies of Saloon and Cabrio, considering itself as one of the few electric models on the market proposed in a convertible configuration. The final expression of the “Dolce Vita” concept, FIAT proposes this month a special campaign to get the New 500 Cabrio at the price of the Saloon bodywork.
Available with two battery/electric motor combinations – 23.8 kWh/95 hp and 42 kWh/118 hp with a price difference of around 4,000 euros – the FIAT 100% electric range has the highest autonomy (in the combined cycle) of 190 and 320 km respectively. for both versions.
Aiming to become the world’s leading brand in the zero-emission SUV segment, Jeep aims for 100% of its sales in Europe to be exclusively battery-electric BEV models by 2030. Its first electric model, the new Avenger, will therefore be in . a prominent position in the Jeep space in FIL.
The Jeep Compass will also be on display at the brand’s stand, and is also available for test drives in its 4xe hybrid variant. Jeep will also promote entertainment in its space, and participants can win a weekend at the wheel of a Jeep – more information on the website.
The new Astra GSe – shown in avant-première – will be the center of attention in the Opel showroom, sharing space with the new Grandland GSe as well as the 100% electric Mokka Electric. Opel will also offer special and exclusive purchase conditions to customers who purchased an electric vehicle during the three days of the event: an EDP charging card and more in the Mokka Electric Wall Box offer.
The new 408 Plug-In hybrid will be the centerpiece of the Peugeot range. Alongside it, three other electric versions of the brand will be shown, the e-2008, which is 100% electric, as well as the plug-in hybrid versions of the 308 and 3008 models.
Peugeot is promoting a special e-2008 campaign offering Easy Wallbox. As for the new 408 Plug-In Hybrid, the brand recommends a 24-month/40,000 Service Plan for contracts signed at the event.
Peugeot will offer test drives to visitors to the show, inviting them to try the e-2008, the 3008 Plug-In Hybrid and even the all-new 408 Plug-In Hybrid.
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