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The Sian (pronounced SHAHN, “flash of lightning” in local Bolognese dialect) is powered by a hybrid system comprising Lamborghini’s next-generation 785-hp V-12 and 48V electric motor generating 34 hp, for a combined 819 hp.
The Peugeot e-Expert, Citroen e-Jumpy and Opel Vivaro-e will be offered with two types of batteries, 50 and 75 kWh, that offer ranges of 142 miles to 205 miles, respectively. PSA also is looking into hydrogen fuel-cell technology.
Based on the dedicated MEB electric-car platform developed by parent Volkswagen, the new model will be a sporting sister to the more upright Q4 e-tron revealed as a concept at the 2019 Geneva auto show.