LATIN | Astro - Star | Labe - To take
Takes energy from the sun, in order to move.
ASTROLAB is a vehicle with a considerable technological head-start on all other productions worldwide. It meets the needs of people's urban travel, at the forefront in terms of technology.
Designed in 2006, Astrolab opens up a new era in automobile architecture : light and high-profiled, With 3.6 m2 of photovoltaic cells giving an exceptional yield of 21% and covered by a film composed of nano-prisms enabling denser concentration of solar energy.
Astrolab is the first high-preformance solar vehicle to be commercialised in the world.
Capable of working with very little energy and of recharging even when in motion, this vehicle of another era does not need to be permanently exposed to the sun in order to move. It is last generation NiMH Venturi NIV-7 batteries - liquid cooled - in fact enable it to restitute stored energy.