Tag: Microlino

Oct 17, 2022 - 05:20 pm

Micro Mobility presents two new Microlinos in Paris

The Swiss company Micro Mobility has brought two world premieres to Paris; an easygoing Microlino Lite for younger customers and the Microlino Spiaggina beach buggy. In more practical terms, there is also the series Microlino 2.0 on display.



May 13, 2022 - 02:23 pm

Microlino Pioneer Series unveiled

Micro Mobility Systems has launched the first edition of Microlino. The limited ‘Pioneer Series’ comprises 999 light electric vehicles that will roll off the lines in Turin, Italy.

Apr 28, 2022 - 05:26 pm

Electric Isetta clone sees revision number three (or so)

This is a trip down memory lane to first encounter the electric edition of BMW’s iconic Isetta. Micro Mobility Systems was the first to clone the bubble car, only to be taken over, with some hostility, by Artega and their version of the Microlino running as Karo. Now, there’s a third attempt to finally relaunch […]



Jan 6, 2022 - 03:55 pm

Microlino production postponed til March

Micro Mobility Systems has postponed the start of production of the Microlino until mid-March 2022. The reason given is persistent bottlenecks in the global supply chain. The first 500 vehicles are also to be built as a special model.

Sep 7, 2021 - 03:59 pm

Microlino 2.0 launches with three battery options

Micro Mobility Systems presented the series Microlino 2.0 at the IAA Mobility. The light electric vehicle will be available in the three editions Urban, Dolce and Competizione and with three battery versions for a range of 95, 175 and 230 kilometres respectively. Production is set to start this year.

Jun 13, 2021 - 01:42 pm

Microlino 2.0 receives new roof, founds production company

Micro Mobility Systems provides another update on the development of its Microlino 2.0 light electric vehicle: The near-series third prototype now features a folding roof. The Swiss company also founded a company together with partner CECOMP that will help to produce in Turin.

Feb 11, 2021 - 11:30 am

Microlino production to kick off in September

Micro Mobility Systems has announced that the first prototype of the Microlino 2.0 has been built and is now being tested. Homologation and EU road approval are to be completed in August this year and production will start shortly afterwards in September.

Feb 26, 2020 - 12:25 pm

Micro Mobility presents Microletta & Microlino 2.0

After Micro Mobility Systems announced in January that it would be developing its Microlino to series production readiness together with the Italian company CECOMP, the Swiss company will present the visually and technically revised Microlino 2.0 at the Geneva Motor Show.

Jan 5, 2020 - 03:51 pm

Microlino & Artega settle out of court

The dispute between Micro Mobility Systems and Artega about the Microlino clone Karo has been settled out of court. Micro Mobility now wants to bring the Microlino into series production in 2021 – with a new production and development partner.

Sep 28, 2019 - 02:05 pm

No go for little Karo(lino) aka Microlino

The Microlino saga continues as the (cloned) cabin scooter presented by Artega at the IAA under the new name Karo, has now been explicitly banned by interim injunction, following two previous injunctions.

Sep 11, 2019 - 12:19 pm

Karo vs. Microlino goes into the 2nd round

The increasingly bizarre dispute between Micro Mobility Systems and Artega over the Microlino clone Karolino is entering the next round. The two companies are fighting about the rights to very similar tiny electric vehicles.

Aug 26, 2019 - 01:09 pm

Micro Mobility manages to block Artega Karolino

There has been a development in the dispute between Micro Mobility Systems and Artega regarding the Microlino clone Karolino. Micro Mobility has now succeeded in court, so that Artega’s version of the mini EV may no longer be advertised and therefore not be presented at the IAA.

Jun 4, 2019 - 11:57 am

Microlino opens order books

The online configurator for the Microlino is now activated. The Swiss electric cabin scooter can now be reserved at prices starting at 12,000 euros. As reported, the delivery start was recently postponed.

May 14, 2019 - 04:46 pm

Microlino moves delivery dates

After the German sports car manufacturer Artega took over all rights for the production of the Swiss e-cabin-scooter Microlino from the Italian manufacturer Tazzari in December, the delivery start of the Microlino planned for April has now been postponed.

Dec 4, 2018 - 02:35 pm

Extra small electric car Microlino to be made in Germany

German sports car manufacturer Artega has taken over all rights for the production of the Swiss electric city car Microlino from Tazzari of Italy. The latter wants to focus on projects outside the urban segment instead. Hence Artega also acquired the rights to the Tazzaro electric taxi e-cab but first to the electric Isetta remake.

Sep 13, 2018 - 05:43 pm

8,000 Microlino reservations worth €100 million

Micro Mobility Systems’ Isetta remake Microlino has already garnered 8,000 reservations, worth a 100 million euros. Moreover, production of the first 25 pre-serial units of the mini BEV has already begun with partner Tazzari.

Jul 16, 2018 - 01:12 pm

Electric Isetta remake Microlino homologated in Europe

The extra small electric car Microlino has completed homologation, making the Swiss EV street legal in all European countries. Market entry will have to wait a little but the first EVs will enter testing this autumn with production start set before the year’s end.

Jan 25, 2018 - 04:54 pm

Microlino by Micro Mobility Systems debuts in Zurich

After two and a half years, Swiss Micro Mobility Systems has taken the wraps off the pilot production version of its Microlino in Zurich. The company received already more than 4,600 pre-orders for the BMW Isetta based Microlino EV. Now ‘production hell’ is waiting.

Mar 20, 2017 - 10:49 am

Volkswagen, Tesla, Microlino, Hybrid Kinetic, Toyota, GM.

VW-ID-Buzz-300pxNLVolkswagen created a buzz indeed when it announced its ID Buzz concept is likely to make it into production. The only thing that stands between the microbus and reality is a global go, as VW first wants to see reactions from China. Reception in Europe and the States have been positive. On top of the ID Buzz, Shanghai will also see the unveiling of an electric SUV concept with an electric saloon concept to follow later this year as well.

Model S discontinued: Tesla will stop selling the Model S 60 and 60 D from April, 17 due to low demand for the 60 kWh power pack. This leaves the 75 kWh pack as the entry level battery option, or better, removes the option to buy just 60 kWh of a power pack that always held 75 kWh in fact.
teslarati.com, electrek.co

Iconic EV for real: The BMW Isetta based Microlino EV is scheduled for production before the year’s end at Italian partner Tazzari. Already, Swiss Micro Mobility Systems has received more than 2,600 pre-orders for its electric micro car that shall be made available for about 12,000 euros.

Turbine hybrid to go serial: Hybrid Kinetic Group saw the positive reactions it had hoped for in Geneva and will thus produce its hybrid sedan H600 with turbine range extender. The model has been designed by Pininfarina and will go on sale in the States and China from 2019 or 2020. Additionally, Hybrid Kinetic plans to present two more concepts next month.

Toyota to invest in UK plant: The Japanese carmaker has earmarked 240m pounds to invest in its Derbyshire plant as it readies its Burnaston factory to produce vehicles on its news platform called TNGA. It underpins the new Prius and the Toyota C-HR crossover already and will be rolled out globally by 2020 latest.
autocar.co.uk, autonews.com

Sold out before arrival: The Chevy Bolt sold out within two hours and before it even hit the shores in South Korea. Clearly, 400 units reserved for the market were not enough. Official arrival is next month and prices start from 47.79m won (42,325 USD).
yonhapnews.co.kr, yonhapnews.co.kr (pre-order)

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