New Delhi: The market for electric vehicles in India is growing rapidly. Tata Motors recently launched the country’s cheapest electric car Tata tiago EV. This vehicle got more than 10 thousand bookings on the very first day. Now MG Motors is also going to bring its cheapest car in India. MG Motors has announced that the entry level electric car MG Air EV is coming to the Indian market. Its launch is going to happen in early 2023. That is, we can get to see this vehicle at the 2023 Auto Expo. Let’s know all the details related to this vehicle:
Will run up to 300KM
In the global market, this vehicle is known as Wuling Air. It comes in two versions – short wheelbase (for 2 passengers) and long wheelbase (for 4 passengers). Where the short wheelbase version gets a battery pack of 17.3kWh, which offers a range of up to 200km. The long wheelbase version has a bigger 26.7kWh battery, which claims 300km on a full charge. In these 40PS rear-drive e-motor has been given.
Talking about the design, it is a small vehicle in size. It gets big doors with a boxy profile. The longer wheelbase version also gets a smaller rear window. It has a protruding light bar at the front which reaches to the ORVMs.
Talking about the dimensions, 2,010mm wheelbase can be given in the car. The overall length of the vehicle is likely to be around 2.9 metres. That is, it will be 400 mm smaller than the Maruti Alto. The price of this vehicle in the Indian market is likely to be less than Rs.10 lakh.