The Iranian company Iran Khodro has created its first electric car Runna Electric. It was developed on the basis of a sedan Runna, which is commercially available.
The car is equipped with engine of its own production company. At this time, the automaker does not report about its technical characteristics. Installation of the traction battery, the capacity of which is 30 kW*h, does not affect the interior space as it is located under the body. Full charge allows Runna Electric drive 220 km to the Weight of the electric car increased by only 100 kg compared to the gasoline version of the 1.6-liter engine. The company plans within two years to launch mass production of Runna Electric.
Iran currently is under sanctions for almost all developed countries. In this regard the state can not do joint activities in the industrial sector, the fields of science and Finance. Also the country is not available, the partnership in the refining industry. The cost of a liter of gasoline in the state is 0.1 dollar, and is one of the smallest in the world.