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Geneva Preview: Rinspeed to unveil the UC? electric city car, which is train compatible

by Sam Abuelsamid (RSS feed) on Dec 16th, 2009 at 2:56PM

When we get to the Geneva Motor Show next March, Swiss design house will be showing off a design for a new electric commuter vehicle called the UC? (question mark included). The design of the car itself doesn't appear especially novel with styling that looks like a cross between the Smart ForTwo and Fiat 500. However, Rinspeed is proposing an interesting approach to extending the range of the EV. Because the UC? is only 2.5 meters long, it could take advantage of the same kind of perpendicular parking that many Smart drivers use. With that in mind, Rinspeed is proposing special train cars... Read More

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