The surging prices of fuel and its negative impact on the environment has made many of the commuters to shift to electric vehicles, for their mode of transport. Let us discuss about the most affordable electric cars in India.
Top 5 affordable electric cars in India
1. Tata Tigor EV
Tata Tigor EV is an affordable automatic electric vehicle. The price ranges from ₹ 12.49 Lakh to ₹ 13.64 Lakh. It has four variants and they are XE, XM, XZ and XZ+. It has a charging time of 8.45 hours and by using a fast charger it can be charged to 80 per cent within 65 minutes. It has a ARAI certified range of 306 km. The battery capacity is 26 kWh. The power output is 74bhp and 170Nm of torque.
2. Tata Nexon EV Prime
The Tata Nexon EV Prime comes with 6 variants and they are XZ Plus Lux Jet Edition, XZ Plus Dark Edition, XZ Plus Lux Dark Edition, XZ Plus, XZ Plus LUX, and XM. The price of the base model starts from ₹ 14.99 Lakh. The price can range up to ₹ 17.50 Lakh. The automatic car offers a driving range of 312 km. It is supported by a 30.2kWh lithium-ion battery that gives an output of 74bhp and 170Nm of torque. It has a charging time of 9 hours.
3. Tata Nexon EV Max
The Tata Nexon EV Max comes in two variants Nexon EV Max XZ+ and Nexon EV Max XZ+ Lux. The price ranges from ₹ 18.34 Lakh to ₹ 20.04 Lakh It offers a better ARAI certified driving range of 437 km. It has two charging units, a 3.3 kW unit and a fast charging 7.2 kW unit. The battery capacity is 40.5 kWh and a power output of 141bhp and 250Nm of torque. It has a charging time ranging from 6.5 to 15 hours.
4. MG ZS EV
The price for MG ZS EV ranges from ₹ 25.88 lakh to ₹ 21.99 lakh . There are two variants of ZS EV, Excite and Exclusive. Electric ZS EV base model costs ₹ 25.88 lakh. It is powered by a 50.3kWh battery pack that offers an output power of 173bhp and 280Nm of torque. The automatic car offers a range of 461 kms from a single charge. The charging time is approximately 16 hours and has 5 seater capacity.
5. Hyundai Kona Electric
The price of Hyundai Kona Electric starts at ₹ 23.84 Lakh and can range up to ₹ 24.03 Lakh. The price of its base model is ₹23.84 Lakh. It offers an ARAI driving range of 452 km from a single charge. It has a battery capacity of 39.2 kWh and produces an output power of 136hp and 395 Nm of torque. The approximate charging time is 6.1 hours. It comes in 2 variants and they are Hyundai Kona Premium Dual Tone and Hyundai Kona Premium.