Electric car enthusiasm is growing rapidly in India, and we have seen many new technological advancements in electric vehicles over time.
Electric SUVs are becoming increasingly popular in India as they are fashionable and offer a range of technological advantages. And EV enthusiasts are left wondering which is the best electric SUV to buy in India. To help you out we have compiled a list of the top 5 best electric SUVs to buy in India.
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Best Electric SUVs In India
Following is the list of the top 5 best electric SUVs in India. Since the Tata Nexon EV is India’s best-selling electric SUV car, we have honored it by placing it at the No. 1 position in our list of best SUVs in India.
TATA Nexon EV
|Nexon EV Models||Price ( Ex-Showroom)||Top Speed|
|Nexon EV XM||Rs. 14 Lakhs||120 Kmph|
|Nexon EV XZ+||Rs. 15.5 Lakhs||120 Kmph|
|Nexon EV XZ+ Lux||Rs. 16.5 Lakhs||120 Kmph|
Tata Nexon EV sports a 30.2kWh battery and accelerates from 0-100kmph in 9.9 seconds. It has a top speed of 120kmph and a range of 312 kilometers. It takes 8.5 hours to charge from 10% to 90% with a regular 15 AMP connection, and 60 minutes to charge from 0% to 80% with a fast-charging device.
Tata Nexon EV costs about 12-14 lakhs INR. It is available with 8 years / 1.6 Lakh km warranty on battery & motor as well as smart driving features.
The Tata Nexon EV SUV is one of India’s most popular and Best Selling electric Cars. Automatic headlights, automatic air conditioning, sunroof, two driving modes, button start, wearable key, touch screen system, and other features are among its highlights.
Nexon EV also offers its own ZConnect app, which includes functions like driving behavior analysis, car tracking, remote diagnostics, and charging station locator.
Hyundai Kona Electric
|Kona Electric Models||Price ( ex-Showroom)||Top Speed|
|Kona Premium||Rs. 22 Lakhs||167 Kmph|
|Kona Premium Dual Tone||Rs. 24 Lakhs||167 Kmph|
With a top speed of 167kmph, the Hyundai Kona Electric is currently India’s one of the fastest electric cars. The Hyundai Kona Electric SUV has a battery capacity of 39.2kWh, a range of 452 kilometers, and a charge time of 6 hours, and costs between 22 and 28 lakhs INR.
It features a fast 0-100 km/h time of 9.7 seconds, as well as low fuel consumption (approximately 1/5th that of an IC engine) and a Sport mode to improve the vehicle performance.
The Hyundai Kona Electric comes in seven colors and has three driving modes: Support, Compart, ECO/ECO +, and ECO/ECO + Option, which is a battery-saving mode. Hyundai’s Kona Electric was the country’s first electric vehicle.
It is very spacious or feature-rich, but it does have other features like a wireless charger, paddle shifters, parking brake, ventilated front seats, an electric sunroof, and four driving modes.
MG ZS EV
|MG ZS EV Models||Price in India||Top Speed|
|ZS EV Excite||Rs. 22 Lakhs||140 Kmph|
|ZS EV Exclusive||Rs. 24 Lakhs||140 Kmph|
The MG ZS EV features a 44.5 KWH Hi-Tech Battery and accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 8.5 seconds. It has a top speed of 140 km/h and a range of 419 kilometers. It costs between 20-25 lakh INR and takes 6-8 hours to charge.
Rain Sensing Front Wiper (1st in the segment), Dual-Pane Panoramic Sunroof (1st in the segment), PM 2.5 Filter, 6 Ways Power Adjustable Driver Seat, Push Button Start Stop With Smart Entry, and Electronic Gear Shift Knob make it a great choice for the consumer.
|Name||Price in India||Top Speed|
|Audi E-Tron||Rs. 1.1 Crore||190 Kmph|
The Audi E-Tron SUV will be available in two Variants:
- E-Tron 50
- E-Tron 55
There are two battery packs available from Audi: 95kWh (360PS/561Nm and up to 408PS/664Nm in Boost) and 71kWh (312PS/540Nm). The Audi e-Tron is equipped with a dual-motor all-wheel-drive system. An 11kW AC home charger can charge the 95kWh battery pack in 8.5 hours.
The Audi E-Tron EV can handle up to 150kW of DC fast charging, while the 71kWh battery pack can handle up to 120kW. According to WLTP, the two battery packs have a range of 359-484km and 264-379km, respectively.
Ambient lighting, four-zone climate control, wireless charging, and power-adjustable front seats are included in the electric SUV. It also has a motorized tailgate, a panoramic sunroof, a 10.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, and a digital instrument cluster.
|Name||Price In India||Top Speed|
|Mercedes Benz EQC||Rs. 1.04 Crore||180 Kmph|
The Mercedes-Benz EQC features an 80kWh battery, a claimed range of 450 kilometers, and a top speed of 180 kilometers per hour, according to the NEDC (New European Driving Cycle). It costs about 1.04 crore rupees in India.
The rapid charging of 50kWh allows the Benz EQC to be charged from 10% to 90% in just 90 minutes. It is available in a single 400 4 MATIC model with a 0-100kmph timing of just 5.1 seconds. Some of the car’s primary features are 12-way power-adjustable seats and auto-dimming interior and exterior mirrors.
So, the above-mentioned are some of the best electric SUVs available to buy in India. EVs come with so many advantages.