[YesAuto New Energy] Today, Weibo revealed that Ideal ONE had caught fire on the street. According to the live video, it can be seen that the front cabin of the vehicle was severely burned. There is no information on whether there were casualties. The ideal car official also declared on Weibo for the first time that there was no problem with the battery system, and said that the vehicle has been moved to a safe area for testing, and follow-up investigation results will be released in time.
In the video, the owner said that the vehicle in the accident had been licensed, but did not specify the cause of the fire. At the same time, Ideal Motors stated on Weibo that at around 11:30 on May 8, 2020, an Ideal ONE in Changsha, Hunan experienced smoke from the front cabin. After on-site inspections, there was no problem with the vehicle battery system. At present, the vehicle has been moved to a safe area for testing, and follow-up investigation results will be released in time.
According to previous reports, according to the recent official data released by Ideal Motors, a total of 6,500 new cars have been delivered since Ideal ONE started delivery in December 2019. Among them, as of April 29, more than 2,600 new cars have been delivered in April, an increase of nearly 80% from the 1,447 delivered in March this year. Regarding this incident, Autohome will continue to follow up and report.