When we think of Electric Cars we think of Tesla but do you know which companies offer electric cars in India as well ? Keep reading to know about top 3 electric cars in India
India is a vast country and a predominant market for automakers. Recently India overtook Germany becoming the fourth biggest Automotive industry following China ,United States and Japan.
Still India lags behind in the production of electric cars. China being the biggest automobile market in the world, also owns their top position in the EV market.
Indian government has set up a very ambitious target to increase the number of electric cars in India, targeting to be all electric in coming years.
Also Read : Upcoming Electric Cars in India
Following are the top 3 Electric Cars in India
1. Mahindra e20 Plus
Most Elegant Electric Car in India
And here comes the Mahindra e2o Plus
Iam quite impressed by the Mahindra Group because they actually realized the necessity of launching an electric car in the Indian market and pioneered the way to launch e2o.
The car is very smooth,elegant. Feels like you are driving the wind.
- Range: 110 kilometers
- Top Speed: 80 km/hr
- Price: 5.45 Lakhs – 8.45 Lakhs
2. Mahindra e-Verito
Most Decent Electric Car in India
Another electric car from Mahindra Electric. I think Mahindra will be dominating the electric car market in India.
e-Verito is an electric version of its petrol counterpart .Equipped with
Li-ion battery the car usually takes 5-6 hours for full charge.
- Range: 140 kilometers
- Top speed: 85 km/hr
- Price: 9.5 Lakhs -10 Lakhs
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3. Tata Tigor EV
Hurray!! The First Electric Car from the Giant Tata Motors
Tata has joined the eague of electric cars in India by launching the electric version of their Tata Tigor. As the Tata Tigor EV is not yet available for the masses they are being supplied to government officials . The Tigor EV is also availbale at Zoomcar on rental basis. So if anybody wants to take it for a spin before buying ,you can rent it on zoomcar.
- Range: 110 kilometers
- Top speed: 100 km/hr
- Price: 11 Lakhs
Future of Electric Cars in India
Indeed India has a bright future in Electric car segment. Other automotive giants like Hyndai and have declared to launch their EVs in India by 2020.
Hyundai will be launching their Kona EV while Suzuki has plans to launch an electric version of their WagonR . The game changer would be Tesla’s entry into Indian market. According to reports Tesla is planning to step up on Indian soil by the end of this year.