India is ready to welcome electric vehicles, as the popular manufacturers are working on EVs for the market.
Not only foreign manufacturers but also home-grown automakers are preparing themselves to introduce multiple new electric vehicles in the next two years. EVs are expected to increase up to 20-30 percent by 2030 in the passenger vehicle market.
Tata Altroz EV
Tata Motors is likely to launch the electric version of the Altroz premium hatchback by the end of 2021 or early 2022. The EVs is expected to come with the same engine that is being used on the Nexon EV. The Altroz EV’s battery is expected to deliver an electric range from 250km to 300km. The might take around 60 minutes for a full charge.
Tata HBX EV
Tata Motors will launch the HBX micro SUV in 2021. The micro SUV will be available in the petrol version. The automaker, however, is also working on the electric version of the small SUV. The small electric SUV is likely to appear in 2022-23. It is expected to come with the Ziptron EV powertrain technology.
According to the reports, Mahindra will launch its Exuv300 electric SUV by 2022. The electric SUV will compete against the country’s best-selling Tata Nexon EV. The EV is expected to offer a range of 375km on a single charge. It will be available in two variants. While the standard variant will offer a range of around 200km, the long-range variant is expected to go around 375 km on a single charge.
Mahindra will launch its eKUV100 micro SUV by the end of 2021 or early 2022. The micro SUV will rival the upcoming Tata HBX EV. The Mahindra eKUV100 is likely to be the most budget-friendly electric SUV. The SUV will receive power from a 40kW electric motor that promises to produce 53bhp of power and 120Nm of torque.