Electric crossover Alfa Romeo may be related to Peugeot e-2008

Electric crossover Alfa Romeo may be related to Peugeot e-2008

June 1, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The first EV from the Italian company Alfa Romeo may have much in common with the new Peugeot e-2008 electric crossover.

It’s no secret that the Alfa Romeo model line will noticeably thinner: the brand will leave Giulia, Stelvio, a hybrid Tonale and a new crossover. It will go down in history as the very first EV of the company, and its release is scheduled for the 2022nd. Autocar shares some interesting details about the future electric Alfa Romeo. So, according to media reports, for the electric Alfa Romeo, it seems that they are adapting the eCMP platform, which has already formed the basis of the Peugeot e-2008 and the smaller DS3 Crossback E-Tense.

At the same time, the novelty from Alpha will largely surpass its French counterparts. The same Peugeot e-2008 shows a rather modest return in 136 hp. Akin to him Alfa should be much more powerful, suggest in Autocar. Also, the novelty will offer customers the best range.

According to a representative of Alfa Romeo, the electric cars of the brand will retain the sportiness traditional for the automaker, and with the help of electric motors the company will be able to increase their performance. At the same time, cars with zero emissions will remain as comfortable as possible for customers. He also emphasized that the new EV will deliver artificial sound through the speakers.

It is believed that the new crossover can get a version with a conventional engine, so that the novelty becomes more attractive to buyers.