Best Electric Cars in India
The electric vehicle market is growing rapidly and becoming more popular day by day as it offers various benefits over the conventional petrol or diesel cars. You will be glad to know that the top carmakers like TATA, Mahindra, Jaguar, etc have already launched electric vehicles with amazing features and specifications and in the coming years other popular brands will also launch their EVs in India.
As it has a wide variety of benefits like it is better for the environment, it requires low maintenance costs, electricity is cheaper and powered by renewable resources. Fuel, however, is expensive and is made up of nonrenewable resources.So, electric vehicles are a solid option for daily commute.
Here, we reveal the lists of the top 10 electric vehicles in India, their prices(we have listed Delhi ex-showroom prices, which can vary from one city to another city), colours, features, images, and many more.
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- TATA NEXON EV
TATA NEXON EV is India’s first compact electric SUV powered by Ziptron technology. If you’re looking for a 5 seater then TATA NEXON EV is good to consider. It comes in different variants named XM, XM Plus, XZ Plus Dark Edition, XZ Plus LUX, and XZ Plus LUX Dark Edition. It takes 60 minutes to charge 0-80% with the fast charger while with the normal charger it takes around 8 hours.
Price: Starts from ₹13.99 Lakh to ₹16.85 Lakh
Battery Capacity: 30.2kWh
Colour: Moonlit Silver, Signature Teal Blue, Glacier White.
Mileage: 312km/full charge
Audi e-tron is an Electric SUV car. The e-tron comes in three variants: Audi e-tron 50, Audi e-tron 55, and e-tron 55 Sportback. Its two electric motors develop a power of 300 and 664 Nm torque. It provides a seating capacity of 5 people. The base variants of e-tron accelerate from 0 to 100kmph in just 6.8 seconds while the e-tron 55 and e-tron 55 Sportback claim a range of 359-484km in the WLTP cycle. The interior of the e-tron is equipped with features like a 360-degree camera, heads-up display, wireless charging, ambient lighting, virtual cockpit, 16-speaker.
Price: Starts from ₹99.99 Lakh onwards(ex-showroom)
Battery Capacity: 71kWh
Colour: Catalunya Red, Floret Silver, Mythos Black, Glacier White, Galaxy Blue, Navarra Blue, Siam Beige and Typhoon Grey
Mileage: 400km/full charge
3.MERCEDES BENZ EQC
Mercedes Benz EQC is India’s first luxury electric vehicle. It is offered in a single variant: 400- 4MATIC. Mercedes Benz EQC claimed a range over 450km on a full charge. This electric vehicle motor type is two asynchronous three-phase AC motors and can generate 402.30Bhp power. It comes with three charging options: a 50kW DC fast charger, a 2.4kW plug-in charger, and a 7.4kW AC wall charger. The 50kW DC fast charger will take about 90 minutes to charge the battery while the wall charger will take 10 hours and, a plug-in charger will take around 21 hours to charge the battery from 0 to 100 percent.
Price: ₹1.04 crore onwards(ex-showroom)
Battery Capacity: 80kWh
Colour: Grey, High-Tech Silver, Polar
Mileage: 471km/full charge
The Jaguar I-Pace is available in three variants: S, SE, HSE. It’s twin electric motor provides the combined output of 394 bhp and 696nm.Features of the Jaguar I-Pace include a 10-inch infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay,head-up display, 12.3-inch driver’s display, dual-zone climate control,adaptive cruise control,powered tailgate, 3D surround sound system,a 360-degree camera, electronic stability control,and many more.
Price: From ₹1.06 crore onwards(ex-showroom)
Battery Capacity: 90kWh
Colour: Portofino Blue, Farallon Pearl Black Premium, Santorini Black, Caesium Blue, Eiger Grey, Firenze Red, Aruba Premium, Caldera Red, Indus Silver, Borasco Grey, Yulong White, Fuji White.
Mileage: 470km/full charge
Mahindra e-KUV100 is expected to be launched in late 2021. Its single electric motor generates 54 bhp and 120 Nm torque and claims a driving range 140 kilometers on a single charge. With a fast charger, it can charge up to 0 to 80% in 55 minutes while the regular charger will take 6-8 hours to fully charge the battery.
Expected Price: 8.25 Lakh
Battery Capacity: 15.9kWh
Mileage: 147km/full charge.
6.TATA TIGOR EV
It is a 5 seater compact sedan which comes in 3 variants. Now TATA TIGOR is available for commercial as well as private buyers and offers a bunch of features like a 5.0-inch touch screen infotainment system.The regular charger takes 6 hours and the fast charging takes 90 minutes..
Price: ₹9.54 Lakh onwards.
Battery Capacity: 21.5kWh
Colour: Egyptian Blue, Pearlescent White
Mileage: 210km/full charge
7.MG ZS EV
MG ZS EV is one of the best electric cars to buy in India which offers a maximum range of 340km on a single charge. It offers two variants: Excite and Exclusive. With the normal charger, it takes 6-8 hours and its fast-charging enabled machine can go from 0-80% in just 60 just minutes through a 50KW DC fast charger.
Price: Starting from ₹20.88 Lack onwards(ex-showroom)
Battery Capacity: 44.5kWh
Colour: Ferris White, Copenhagen Blue, Currant Red.
Mileage: 340km/full charge
8.HYUNDAI KONA ELECTRIC
Hyundai Kona Electric is an electric SUV car which is equipped with the Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor. Kona Electric juices up from 0-80% within 60 minutes and through the household wall charger this EV takes 6 hours. Hyundai Kona Electric claims a range of 452km on a single charge.
Price: ₹ 23.79 Lakh onwards(ex-showroom)
Battery Capacity: 39.2kWh
Colour: Galaxy Blue, Phantom Black, Polar White/Phantom Black,Typhoon Silver, Polar White.
Mileage: 452.0km/full charge
9.MAHINDRA E VERITO
Mahindra offering, E Verito is a sedan which is equipped with a three-phase motor AC induction motor. It is available in two variants,the base model is D2 and the top variant is D6. It will take 1 hour 45minutes in fast charging.
Price: ₹10.11 Lakh onwards(ex-showroom)
Battery Capacity: 21.2kWh
Colour: Diamond White
Mileage: 140km/full charge
It is an electric car that generates power of 20.11bhp and is available in a two-seater layout.
This electric vehicle will take 3 hours to charge the battery.
Price: ₹ 4.5 Lakh(ex-showroom)
Kerb Weight: 500 kg
Colour: White With Black Roof, Red With White Roof, Silver With Yellow Roof,Blue with White Roof
Mileage: 200km/full charge.
To make your life clean and green, the above list will help you to decide which is affordable and suitable for you.