First official images of Chrysler's electric concepts
14 January 2008

These are the first official photos of the three Chrysler concepts revealed today at the Detroit motor show. Each car uses a different form of eco-friendly propulsion, based around electric motors.The Chrysler ecoVoyager concept uses a combination of an electric motor for electric-only range of up to 40 miles, with a hydrogen fuel cell offering the ability to extend range up to 300 miles.The Jeep Renegade concept uses a hybrid system consisting of another 40-mile range electric motor, with a 1.5-litre, 3-cylinder diesel engine to give it a total range of up to 400 miles.The Dodge Zeo concept is the only pure-electric vehicle of the three concepts. It uses a 64-kilowatt lithium-ion battery to power the electric motor and give it a range of 250 miles, and up to 268bhp.

Click here for Steve Cropley's report on Chrylser's futuristic concepts, live from Detroit.

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