The all-electric Toyota i-ROAD mades its global debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. With a width of only 850 mm and Active Lean© the i-ROAD is perfect for Tokyo’s crowded streets except…
…its “enclosed cabin format designed for a “comfortable, helmet-free driving experience.*” Without air conditioning i-ROAD’s tiny closed cabin would be a sauna in Japan’s nightmarish, nine-month-long summer of 30C/86°F+ heat.
Learn more about Toyota’s previous attempts to invent the tricycle in the electric car reports on the 3Yen including:
• Toyota’s ginormous dock for your smartphone (3Yen / 2012-10-04/)
• Toyota’s 3-wheeled electric wheelchair ‘car’ (3Yen / 2009-06-28)
• Toyota’s iUnit is proclaimed the coolest ↓ (3Yen / 2005-11-17)