Nimbus eCar Concept
Awesome looking electric car concept Numbus.
Nimbus is a concept eCar by Eduardo Galvani. The Brazilian artist and designer has devised the Nimbus as a range extended electric road tripper with panoramic glass and on demand four wheel drive. It has a 180 horsepower electric motor linked to a lithium ion battery pack for zero emission.
A rear mounted internal-combustion micro generator small gas generator can provide a much longer driving range with constant charging of its batteries. Use of lightweight materials like carbon fiber and aluminum would make for a strong-but-svelte body.
Part of its body is covered with sun cells, allowing Nimbus to auto generate some of its energy, and its regenerative brake mechanism makes Nimbus able to recovery and save kinetic energy.
Equipped with sensors for Obstacle Detection and a Backup Camera for accurate and safe parking. Nimbus seats 5. It has Self-Cleaning Surfaces, for less water use, and Anti-theft System, with Remote Power Blocker and Location Detection.
Car features an adjustable Hidraulic Steering Weel, adjustable seats, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity, 4 USB connectors, 1 conventional 12V power connector, single touch power button for start/end the engine. Auto-Pilot technology for cruise control, and a Gearless Automatic Velocity System with Hill Descent Control and no delay in developing torque, granting optimized energy use and very smooth acceleration and braking.
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We like it, unfortunately it will stay just a concept.
No way it could pass crash test.