The 2020 Summer Olympics is all set to take place in Tokyo ,Japan.The Multi Sport event is Scheduled to take place place from 24 July to 9 August 2020 .
Automobile Major Toyota announced today that it will supply up to 20 specially-designed “Tokyo 2020 Version” e-Palette vehicles to support athlete mobility at the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020.
The e-Pallet developed by Toyota was first Introduced in CES 2018. This Vehicle comes with an open control interface, modular enough for purpose-built interiors that suit different individual and business needs – be it parcel delivery, ride sharing or on-the-road e-commerce.
Toyota ‘s E-pallet comes in three sizes with lengths of between 4 and 7 m
Toyota adds that it consulted with athletes to adapt the vehicle to their needs. It can transport up to four passengers in wheelchairs at the same time, and includes an electric ramp to facilitate easy and quick boarding. The automaker also made the interior elements of the Tokyo 2020 Version contrast to help colorblind individuals.
Designed for Comfort
Will be Easier for the Athletes to On -Board & Off -Board.
The e-Palette is equipped with large sliding doors, low floors, electric ramps, and an Arrival Control system for use when approaching destinations to enable passengers, including those in wheelchairs, to enter and exit quickly and easily.
With its long wheelbase and flat floor, the vehicle can transport up to four passengers in wheelchairs along with additional standing passengers at one time, According to Toyota’S Journal.
TOYOTA’ S DESIGN OF e- Pallet
Toyota’s e-Pallet concept in CES 2018.