Here is the list of top 10 smallest cars in the world.
Generally small are very complicated to build and run on road. They are designated as city cars, mini cars and micro cars. Car manufacturers have always been obsessed with idea of capacity on both, space and fuel consumption. After the world war , Europeans likes to use tiniest and most fuel-conscius cars.
Nowadays small cars are paired with electric energy, but even in the old days, manufactures understood that some people wanted tiny cars. Below are the top 10 tiniest cars list, so don’t miss to check this.
10 Autobianchi Bianchina Transformabile :
This small car was produced by Italian company Autobianchi Bianchina . This is operated between the year 1957-1970. This was based on fiat 500, Bianchina Transformable model was the tiniest model of Atobianchi. It was 117.5 inch long, 53 inch wide and 52 inch tall. The engine of Transformable model was of 15 hp, but later upgraded to 17 hp.
9 Isetta :
The Isetta was manufactured by Italian company iso from the 1953-1955. The Isetta was used in several countries like Spain, Belgium, France and UK.etc. Due to its egg like shape and bubble like windows, it is known as ,”bubble car” also.
The rarer isettas are 88.6 inches long, 52.8 inches wide and 52 inches high. They were built with 9 hp engine to maximum speed upto 53mph(85km/h).
8 Corbin Sparrow:
This three wheeled battery electric microcar was built by Corbin Motors from the year 1999-2003. Now this is operating by Mayer’s Motors from the year 2004. Two models where produced the original single door , “jelly bean” and double doors,”pizza butt”. Pizza butt was specially designed for Domino’s pizza.
This sparrow is 96 inches long, 48 inches wide and 57 inches tall. They gets 32 to 64 km( 20 to 40 miles) per charge with the top speed 112km/h
7 The Tango T600:
This car was manufactured by computer cars. This electric car is heavier than other microcars. This is 3,326 lbs(1508 kg) by weight, 102 inches long, 61 inches wide and 39 inches tall. Per charge it gets 100 miles at the speed 70mph.
6 Elva MK VI:
Elva was the racing and sports car manufacturing company based in united kingdom. The company was founded by frank G. Nicholas in 1955. This is 26 inches tall , 141 inches long and 57 inches wide.
5 Peel P50 :
The peel p50 is three wheeled microcars manufactured from 1962 to 1965 by peel engineering co. This three wheeled 53 inches long , 39 inch wide and 53 inches high car. The peel p50 doesn’t have a reverse gear, so a handy handle on its back end so that driver’s cab get out and swivel the car if needed. According to the Guinness world records this is no longer smallest car in the world.
4 Brütsch Mopetta:
This is egg shaped microcar build by Egon Brütsch Fahrzeugbau in the year 1956 to 1958. The Mopetta was single seat three wheeled, with single wheel at front side. This small car was built for 1956 international bicycle and motorcycle exhibition. Only of these 14 versions were produced ever. The Mopetta was 67 inches long, 35 inches wide and 42.5 inches tall.
The students of Okayama Sanyo High school Japan developed the Mirai. The Mirai is electric energy car, now it is considered as the world’s lowest car. The Mirai is 98 inches long, 49 inches wide and 17.79 inches tall. This sporty looking car is not actually a computer car. It can get 80 km in per charge, with 30 km/h top speed. The meaning of the word “Mirai” in Japanese is “future”.
2 Eshelman Sport Car De Luxe :
The Maryland’s company Cheston L. Eshelman manufactured this small car in 1953 to 1961. It was produced small cars for both child’s and adults.The adult De Luxe is a rear-drive one-seat car with a Briggs and Stratton 6 kW one-cylinder engine. This is one of the narrowest car ever and second shortest car ever made. This was 54 inches long, 24 inches wide and 23 inches tall.
1 coulson car:
According to Guinness world records, Austin coulson’s custom designed four wheeler is the world’s smallest car. It is 25 inches tall, 25.75 inches wide, and 49.79 inches long. A custom car designer coulson from Arizona state made his little car Street legal. It was licenced as low speed car with top speed 33 mph.
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