Car manufacturer from Japan, Mazda, set up a long term program by setting up a series of strategy including SKYACTIV technology, hybrid technology, electric cars and hydrogen powered car.
Electric cars prepared Mazda hatchback variant, Mazda2. Model of hatchback bestseller is prepared with electric power to fight directly with electric cars belonging to other manufacturers.
Mazda2 EV (electric vehicle) is called Demio and have weight 1180 Kg. The weighting is not heavier than regular cars. Power generated from electric motor 100 horsepower, with 20 kWh battery.
Mazda2 electric power is capable of reaching a maximum speed reached 120 kilometres per hour. With electric speed restrictions.
The car was also able to reach the farthest distance of 125 miles, once in charge. Charging the battery takes 8 hours to the normal charging, and only 40 minutes for fast charging with conditions 80 percent battery fully.