The little girl from Turin did not even have time to be seen on the street before her direct competitor arrived from Germany
A few weeks ago we commented on the presentation of the new Fiat Topolino, expressing our appreciation and criticism of some of its features. Its distinctive line and timeless forms, the novelty of the electric drive for future urban mobility, and a price that is not quite cheap but still very affordable, given the exciting result of reservations received across the web through the dedicated Fiat page. We didn’t have time to watch it live when a big story hit the Internet, potentially derailing sales of the little girl from Turin.
Success seems to attract the attention of competitors and does so faster than we imagine. The Topolino rival project has certainly been in development for several months on the tables of German engineers and designers, but what surprised everyone was the timing of its presentation. In fact, a few days ago, social media trends were dominated by the presence of the new German city car, which, like its Piedmontese rival, aims to colonize the streets of the world’s most important urban centers, creating a daily revolution. Mobility.
Topolino’s competitor is the e.Wave
The arch-rival of the small FIAT Topolino has a name and a nickname: e.Wave It can already be appreciated and ordered through its official page e-go-mobile.com. e.GO is a German independent manufacturer of innovative electric vehicles whose philosophy is innovation with practicality, developing a unique platform for battery-powered electric vehicles, in addition to focusing on Establishing small factories: A revolutionary manufacturing system that represents a completely disruptive approach to electric vehicle production.
The new e.Go will be produced in both Europe and the United States with a view to Production of low-cost electric cars. Official production will start in Europe early next year at the plant in North Macedonia, and will also follow in the USA thanks to the economic stimulus guaranteed by the Biden administration through the inflation control law. Production is already active at the main plant in Aachen capable of producing 30 One thousand units annually.
The new company It also recently announced its entry into the stock market Where it will be possible to invest in brand shares. It will be listed on the Nasdaq stock exchange with the symbol EGOX and is valued at $900 million thanks to its merger with consumer acquisition company Athena. Thanks in particular to the interest of this investment fund, e.GO was able to enter the urban electric mobility sector starting from a small company Production is limited to 1,200 examples sold in Germany for €24,990.
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