Korean Company Launches GEO EV1

GEO EV1 is based on French micro car and can cover 250 kilometers at a speed of 120 km per hour on 100-kilogram of lithium-ion batteries.

Published: 28-May-2005

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Newly formed electric carmaker GEO EV1 said yesterday it will produce 1,000 vehicles, beginning next March.

The GEO EV1 mini-car will cost around 25 million won or less if it receives government support in its effort to encourage eco-friendly low-emission cars, the company said.

GEO EV1, which was set up in February, said its mini-car can cover 250 kilometers at a speed of 120 km per hour after its 100-kilogram battery is fully charged.

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