Le Spiegel Online fait référence au Cristal, un système d'attelage spécifique permettant de coupler plusieurs véhicules créant ainsi une navette. Le Cristal peut être utilisé comme un transport en commun mais aussi comme une navette individuelle en libre service.
A l’occasion du Congrès smart city de Barcelone, Transdev et Lohr ont annoncé la sortie pour l’automne 2018 de leur future navette autonome. Le partenariat entre Transdev et Lohr a permis de mutualiser les savoir-faire des deux entreprises.
Transdev and Lohr present i-Cristal: the future electric full autonomous shuttle designed for tomorrow’s shared mobility2017.11.14 - Press release
At the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona, Transdev, one of the world leaders in mobility solutions, and Lohr, a mobility solution manufacturer, are proud to present a new, leading-edge mobility solution fruit of their partnership initiated last August: “i-Cristal”, the future electric full autonomous shuttle. This new vehicle, for sale before the end of 2018, will be offered to regional authorities and private customers looking for a flexible, clean mobility solution, accessible to everyone, everywhere.
It is 100% electric and modular. The Cristal shuttle has travelled its first kilometres in the town of Rolle. The vehicle presented in collaboration with CarPostal and the Regional Council of the Nyon district could be in use by the second half of 2018.
Rolle is testing “the mobility of the future” this weekend.
The French-made modular electric vehicle could be in service by the second half of 2018 during the work in the rue du Temple, the Rolle municipality confirmed on Friday.
The town in the La Côte area is testing a modular electric vehicle this weekend which it could make available to the population in 2018.
The town of Rolle will be testing “the mobility of the future” this weekend with the Cristal shuttle, a modular electric vehicle which could be in service from the second half of 2018 during the work taking place in the town centre.