One of the objectives of Stellantis is to promote a more sustainable mobility and accessible . From this assumption arises 500 Iris , an electric scooter made by Mopar and designed by the Fiat Style Center, in collaboration with Compagnia Ducale. According to what has been told, for the design the technicians were inspired by that of the new 500 electric . Although dedicated to the small Fiat house, the electric scooter can also be purchased by non-customers of the Italian brand.
It can be purchased at Fiat dealerships and at the Mopar Store at the launch price of 699 euro . The scooter offers a 2-year warranty, direct assistance via the App, as well as a dedicated call center, website and technical assistance network.
He was inspired by his look by the iconic circular headlights of the 500. A detail that can be found in the circular position light, placed under the handlebar. The electric scooter will be available in Celestial Blue and Cloud Gray colors. In the future, the red livery will also arrive that pays homage to the new brand of the Family (500) RED, born from the collaboration between Fiat and (RED). As for the purchase of the car also for the scooter marked (RED), part of the proceeds will be donated to the association.
Speaking of technical specifications , the motor has a power of 250 W . The declared autonomy is up to 30 km. The maximum speed, “ subject to local regulation “, can go up to 25 km / h . A full charge takes 4 and a half hours. 500 Iride has wheels for 10 inch with inner tube, rear shock absorber, integrated display and telescopic handlebar. It weighs 15 kg and can be folded easily.
Obviously there is a front and a rear light. It offers three driving modes (Sherpa, Normal and Sport) plus the ?? pedestrian mode ?? which limits the speed to 6 km / h. Through the dedicated app it is possible to check the battery status, the autonomy, the actual speed, the total distance of travel and timing, saving CO2 emissions, choosing driving modes, setting cruise control and more. The app also acts as an electronic key to start the electric scooter.
Furthermore, it will be possible to add other profiles in addition to your own to be able to share the vehicle with a maximum of 4 people. On request, the Safety Pack is available which includes helmet, high visibility vest and locking system for parking.
For ??500 Iris ?? a dedicated bag has been created for convenient transport by car. In fact, it can be placed in the boot of the Nuova 500, thanks to the Velcro base and the straps that attach to the system Isofix of the rear seats, thus ensuring safe, clean and noise-free transport. Furthermore, upon request, is a 12 V charger available to be placed in the rear compartment? ? sold separately or in combination with the bag ?? which allows you to fully recharge the electric scooter with less than 1% of the battery capacity of the Nuova 500.