Paris - Peugeot is known as manufacturer that produces cars. Not many know that the French manufacturer is also making motorcycles. Until now recorded as many as 14 different models made Peugeot motorcycles, including scooters, multi-gear bikes and mopeds with machine capacity 50-500 cc.
This year, exactly in The Event Paris Motor Show 2012, Peugeot again presents a prototype the motor, named Onyx Concept Scooter. This three-wheeled bike using hybrid machine are claimed to be very environmentally friendly.
Peugeot-made motorcycle concept will use plug-in hybrid powertrain that combines capacity 400 cc machine with an electric motor.
The combination of this machine capable of spraying power 60 HP and maximum torque 58 Nm. With that much power, Onyx Concept Scooter claimed to be capable of running up to speeds 150 km / h with fuel consumption rate 2 liters per 100 km.
Onyx Concept Scooter Gallery
According to official information from Peugeot, motorcycle concept is inspired from sports cars Onyx Hybrid Supercar Concept armed with a diesel-electric machine capacity 3700 cc that can generate power 600 HP.
Motor Onyx Concept Scooter offers two distinct driving configurations namely Urban Mode and Sport Mode. In Sport mode, the position of riding bikes like driving position with body slightly crouched forward and the rider's feet sticking out the back. Source