The famous Autocar journalist, Steve Sutcliffe, has gotten behind the wheel of a Renault Twizy in order to see if the small electric vehicle can drift.
After it was officially revealed not that long ago and with the model already being available in several markets across the Old Continent, the Renault Twizy is once again highlighted, this time by Steve Sutcliffe, the famous Autocar journalist, who has taken the small French electric vehicle for a spin in order to see whether it can drift. If you’re anxious to find out if the Renault Twizy can go sideways, the answer is “yes”, but that’s about all we will tell you about it. The rest can be seen in the video posted below.
As a quick reminder, the Renault Twizy is available in two versions, the Twizy 45, which is coming with 5 HP and33 Nm of torque, taking its name from its top speed, 45 km/h, and the Twizy 80, which can accelerate up to 80 km/h. Renault says that for the Twizy 45, no driver’s license is required and this version can be driven by 16-year olds if they get their road safety certification first, while the for the Twizy 80, an A or B driver’s license is required. The Twizy is 2,32 meters long, 1,19 meters wide and 1,46 meters tall, with a curb weight of 450 kg. the model has a 7 kW lithium-ion battery and a single gear transmission and it can be bought for just under 7,000 euros. The model is assembled in Valladolid, Spain.