Nowadays many new electric cars have been launched in the market which is giving a good competition to the petrol/diesel car. These electric cars are not only better than petrol/diesel cars in terms of technology, but at the same time, they save on the cost of petrol/diesel. The maintenance cost of an electric car is also less than that of a petrol/diesel car. The most important thing is that electric cars also prove to be good for the environment.
Many new models of electric cars are available in the market. Choosing an economical and cheap car from the electric car launched by the auto companies is a difficult task. Consumers face a lot of difficulties in choosing a good and good value car for their money.
In view of these problems/problems, today we are giving here the details of some good and affordable models of electric cars.
Some good models in these electric cars are – Tata Tigor EV, Tata Nexon EV, Hyundai Kona EV, and MG ZS EV which are briefly discussed below.
1. Tata Tigor EV Electric Car –
Tata launched the Tata Tigor EV car on 31 August 2021. Tata Tigor is the cheapest and best quality electric car in the electric car. The price of this car ranges from Rs 11.99 lakh to Rs 13.14 lakh and is available in 4 variants. Its base model is Tigor EV XE and the top variant is Tata Tigor EV XZ Plus Dual Tone.
The electric car promises a range of 306 km but in reality, it can deliver a range of 170-220 km. There are several driving modes in this car that one can choose from according to their needs. According to the company, this car can go from 0 to 60 kmph in 5.7 seconds.
The Tata Tigor EV electric car is powered by a lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 26 kWh. Its battery can be charged from 0% to 80% in 65 minutes. Its 55 kW motor can generate a torque of 170 Nm. The company has given 2 exterior shades in this car that the consumer can choose from – Daytona Gray and Teal Blue.
The Tata company has designed this electric car according to the needs of the cities. The general public can use this electric car well in everyday work from home to office and market etc. 5 people can sit comfortably in this electric car.
2. Tata Nexon EV Electric Car –
The Tata Nexon EV car has also been launched by the Tata company. Tata Nexon EV is available in the electric car market for Rs 14,24,000. The car is mated to an automatic transmission and is available in 2 colors – Signature Teal Blue and Glacier White. This Tata car meets the BS6 emission standard. The base model of this electric car is Nexon EV XM and its top model is Tata Nexon EV XZ Plus Lux Dark Edition.
The top speed of this electric car is 120 km and its range is 312 km. The company has given a 30.2 kWh capacity lithium-ion polymer battery in this electric car, which is of 320-volt power. This battery can be charged up to 80% in 1 hour with a fast charge.
3. Hyundai Kona EV Electric Car –
Hyundai Kona EV Electric Vehicle has been launched by the Hyundai company in the market. The company has launched it as India’s first real electric SUV. Hyundai Kona EV price ranges from Rs 23.79 Lakh to Rs 24.96 Lakh (ex-showroom).
The electric car is available in 2 variants – Premium and Premium Dual Tone. This electric car from Hyundai can go from 0 to 100 kmph in 9.7 seconds and the range of this electric car is 452 km.
The company has given a 39.2 kWh lithium battery in this electric car, which can be charged up to 80% in 57 minutes with a fast charger. You can select any of the 4 modes – Eco, Eco +, Comfort and Sports mode according to your requirement of this electric car. 5 people can easily sit in this electric car.
4. MG ZS EV Electric Car –
MG ZS EV Electric Car has been launched by British car manufacturer MG as an SUV in India. In India, this car has sold 145% more in 2021 as compared to 2020.
This electric car is available in 2 variants. Its base model is MG ZS Excite and its top model is MG ZS Exclusive. This car of the company is available from Rs 21 lakh to Rs 24.18 lakh (ex-showroom). Many functions of this car of the company can be controlled with your voice.
In this electric car, the company has given a battery of 44.5 kwh, which can be charged up to 80% in 50 minutes with a fast charger. It has a range of 419 km and can accelerate from 0 to 100 km in 8.5 seconds.
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Upcoming Electric Cars
Around 25 upcoming electric cars Futuro-e, Leaf, XC40 Recharge, eKUV100, Tiago EV will be launched in India in 2022-2024. Among these 25 upcoming cars, there are 14 SUVs, 9 Hatchbacks, 6 Sedans and 1 Pickup Truck. Of the above, 13 cars are expected to launch in the next three months. Also find out the latest car launches in India with price list.
Upcoming electric cars in 2022 & 2023
|MODEL||EXPECTED PRICE||EXPECTED LAUNCH DATE|
|Maruti Futuro-e||Rs. 15.00 Lakh*||Feb 10, 2022|
|Nissan Leaf||Rs. 30.00 Lakh*||Feb 15, 2022|
|Volvo XC40 Recharge||Rs. 60.00 Lakh*||Feb 15, 2022|
|Mahindra eKUV100||Rs. 8.25 Lakh*||Mar 01, 2022|
|Tata Tiago EV||Rs. 6.00 Lakh*||Mar 01, 2022|
From the above-mentioned information, consumers can choose an affordable electric car according to their choice and budget. Nowadays electric cars are more technologically advanced than petrol/diesel cars and can last longer. In the coming time, many auto companies will launch new models of electric cars in the market, so that consumers will get many more options.