Kalashnikov presented a civilian motorcycle and a robot “Igor” :: Policies :: RBC

“Kalashnikov” for the first time showed a civilian motorcycle and concept of anthropomorphic robot “Igor”. The new bike will be available in the market, told RBC the head of the group

Controlled bipedal robot “Igorek”

(Photo: kalashnikov.media)


Among the new products of the concern “Kalashnikov” at the upcoming forum “Army-2018” will be controlled bipedal robot weighing in at 4.5 tons, the correspondent of RBC from the concern’s pavilion in the Park “Patriot”, where the presentation took place. The creators refused to disclose its functionality and features, noting that the robot is still being finalized. The source of RBC in the “Kalashnikov” said the robot has already received the working name — “Igor”. The life-size mock-located at the entrance to the concern’s pavilion at the exhibition. The working title of robot confirmed RBC another source of concern.

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“Now can be called a kind of demonstration of the direction in which we wish to go, — told RBC acting General Director of concern “Kalashnikov” Vladimir Dmitriev. — We understand that there are robotic vehicles, wheeled, crawler, just assume that there will be demand in the anthropomorphous automatic driven systems.”

The vision of the anthropomorphic use of the complex — the solution of engineering and military roles, told RBC in the press service of “Kalashnikov”. The improved model of the robot will be demonstrated at the forum “Army” in 2019.

Civil elektromototsikl

“Kalashnikov” also showed for the first time a civilian Urban Moto motorcycle (UM-1) of own production, its lightweight version — LM-1 and a variant of the special purpose SM-1. They all feature brushless DC motor with water cooling and a battery-Li-ion, Lifepo4. Maximum speed for all three versions — 90 km/h, a cruising range of 150 km. Easy motorcycle is different from the city version increased maximum engine power — kW 55 vs 48.

Urban Moto motorcycle (UM-1)

(Photo: kalashnikov.media)

To purchase a motorcycle will be in the next year, said RBC Dmitriev. He recalled that earlier, Kalashnikov produced a special batch of electric motorcycles for the police by order of the Department of transportation and development of road transport infrastructure of Moscow, but the civilian model is significantly different “from what they showed last year.”

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“He has a totally different exterior, totally different weight and we’ve redesigned the technical component,” — said Dmitriev.

The question RBC about the cost of motorcycle Dmitriev said that it was not yet determined. “But I can’t say that it will be the most affordable on the market”, — said the head of the concern.


In addition to electric motorcycles, the group also presented electrocreaser. The car was presented in two versions: double UV-1 and UV quadruple-2 also will be equipped with brushless DC motor with water cooling and a battery-Li-ion, Lifepo4. The maximum speed UV-2 (40 km/h) and cruising range (100 km) is substantially less than that of a motorcycle, the crossover is designed for four people, including the driver. Curb vehicle weight — not more than 650 kg. the Length, width and height of the car — 3440,1530 and 1730 mm respectively.

Video: Inna Sidorova / RBC

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“Iron and plastics in the car — Russian”, — RBC said Dmitriev. Manufacturer of electric motors in the group of RBC is not named. According to Dmitriev, the product is aimed at private customers, businesses who need a vehicle large areas, and carcharhinidae of the company.

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