2017 Chrysler Portal Concept will receive serial version

January 24, 2017 at 5:34 pm

Concern Fiat Chrysler Automobiles plans to bring to the world market the production version of the concept of the electric minivan Chrysler Portal Concept after 2018. World premiere of the model took place at the exhibition CES-2017 in Las Vegas.

2017 Eco-friendly Chrysler Portal Concept pic

2017 Eco-friendly Chrysler Portal Concept pic

It was announced by edition The Detroit News, citing an interview with the head of FCA Group Sergio Marchionne, who said that we should expect this car after 2018. As previously reported, the conceptual Chrysler Portal Concept received an electric drive, as well as autonomous control system. The prototype equipment includes battery with capacity of 100 kW / h, which is located underneath the vehicle, within the wheelbase. Cruising range of Chrysler Portal Concept is about 400 km. By using brand fast charging technology, the battery can be filled more than half in just 20 minutes.

2017 Autonomous Chrysler Portal Concept photo

2017 Autonomous Chrysler Portal Concept photo

Plus, the electric van Chrysler Portal Concept is equipped with a set of cameras, radar, and ultrasonic sensors that allow the vehicle to move independently. The novelty corresponds to the third level of autonomy – the ability to work in a driverless mode in most driving situations. In addition, the equipment of the innovative novelty of American brand includes facial and voice recognition system.