Scotland based EV start-up Munro Vehicles finally opened the curtains of its first-ever produced an electric vehicle that will set the dried roads of Scotland electrified. The company claims that the vehicle is rough and tough as it can handle difficult terrain like a cakewalk. It is a proud moment for Scotland as the vehicle is designed, manufactured, and engineered in the respective country.
The company hopes to launch the vehicle in the USA market in the year 2023.
Technical qualities of the Munro MK_1
Munro MK_1 is packed with a horsepower of 295 that has torque assistance of 700Nm from the initial get-to-go motion. This will round up your trips and make a swift movement throughout the journey.
The motor of Munro MK_1 comes with a permanent-magnet axial flux fluid that provides enough power so that your vehicle can attain equilibrium. The axial flux is the recessive force in the market because they require a high level of human efficiency and they come at exorbitant prices. However, it has certain benefits like it reduces the capacity of the vehicles to half as is evident in Munro MK_1 which results in a 50/50 front and rear weight distribution.
Another critical factor is the off-roading feature that makes Munro MK_1 a special vehicle and keeping this in mind they have used single-motor instead of dual motors so that the torque reached equally to all vehicles. The torque factor is highlighted in the 4×4 model as well.
Range and Power Aspect
The motor of Munro MK_1 can reach a top speed of 80mph as opposed to 62mph within 4.9 seconds which is possible with the 280kWh performance. This speed is a direct result of two categories of motors used by the Munro MK_1. They are 61kWh and 82kWh with an excellent range of 306 km. The exemplary power of the vehicle is evident from the battery pack of 35 Lithium NMC models that is wrapped with 3 aluminum boxes beneath.
With this powerful motor system, you can cover 168 miles (270km) with an output of 80.1kWh.
The company has designed the warranty model perfectly fine with 80% battery coverage for at least 8 years or 100,000 miles whichever is earlier.
The power concept is dull without noting the towing and the payload capacity. So for Munro MK_1, they are a 3,500 kg towing capacity and 1,000 payloads.
There are two aspects of charging that can be taken into consideration.
- Full charge: For Full charge, you need a 22kW AC Type 2 charger that takes three and a half hours to fully replenish the battery.
- Overnight charging: This can be done using a 7kW charger that will take a single night to charge.
In general, the 100kW DC charger can juice up your vehicle within 15-30 minutes up to 36 minutes.
Exterior that talks
Munro MK_1 has a ground clearance of 19″ which makes it suitable for difficult terrains. The suitable angles of the vehicles are a 148-break-over angle, 51-departure angle, and 84-degree angle which can help you have a wide array of tracks when driving.
If you are dissatisfied with the exterior, you can alert it according to your demands by changing the interior, material, paints, trye, and suspension. It uses the latest powertrain technology.
Interior that provides comfort
Munro MK_1 is fully waterproof and all the electric components are designed keeping that in mind. It is equipped fully with a 12-volt electrical system that gives it an electrifying feel. Along the way, the vehicle has two USB C-type along with two wireless charging pads.
If you want to go on hiking and just explore the wild, then forget the hard work of collecting the firewood and eating raw-cooked food because Munro MK_1 has three-pin household sockets that can be used to plug in a kettle or microwave.
You can experience the outside nature by sitting in your Munro MK_1, how? By using the in-cabin illumination.
The other additional features are Android Auto and Google CarPlay accompanied by six speakers, and a fully convertible DIN screen.
“With a fully galvanized steel chassis, the Munro is built to last. The engineering promotes repair and upgradeability throughout the long life of the structure. Munro intends to support the vehicles with a comprehensive warranty and maintenance fleet.” a statement realized by the company.
You can take a pre-booking of the Munro MK_1 under the “Founder edition batch.” By paying an amount of £ 500.00 for both individual and commercial The pre-booking payment is fully refundable. We can pack all your excitement and aspirations in the vehicle as before unveiling it was tested by the company for two years.