By: lourdes sanchez bayas - Published: Mar 12, 2008 • References: gizmag
The Smera is a blend of car and motorcycle and it measures under 8 feet in length, it is 2.6 feet wide (2.4 x 0.8m) and weighs 770 lbs (350kg). The diminutive Smera is powered by two 20hp electric motors with a belt drive delivering power directly to the rear wheels. Inside, the little car sports leather upholstery with an LCD information screen. The Smera can reach a top speed of 80mph and can achieve 0-60 mph in around 8 seconds. It also has a built-in computer which automatically controls the vehicle to regulate and prevent excessive tilting. French manufacturer Lumeneo is expected to bring the Smera to market next year. No price tag has been revealed yet.