As more individuals become interested in an ecologically sustainable mode of transportation, such as Electric Vehicles, a common question when choosing a car arises: What are the fastest Electric Cars presently available in India? Well, Here’s a list of electric cars and their corresponding top speeds & Range available in India
Fastest Electric Cars by Their Top Speed & Range
|Model||Variant||Price||Range||Top Speed||Battery Capacity|
|Tesla Model 3||Standard Plus||60 lakhs||423 Km||160 kmph||80 kWh|
|Long-range||60 lakhs||568 Km||180 kmph||80 kWh|
|Performance||60 lakhs||507 Km||261 kmph||80 kWh|
|Jaguar I Pace||S||1.4 Crore||470 Km||200 kmph||90 kWh|
|SE||1.08 Crore||470 Km||200 kmph||90 kWh|
|HSE||1.12 Crore||470 Km||200 kmph||90 kWh|
|Mercedes- Benz EQC||400 4 Matic||1.04 Crore||450 Km||180 kmph||80 kWh|
|Hyundai Kona Electric||Kona Premium||22 Lakhs||452 Km||167 kmph||39.2 kWh|
|Kona Premium Dual Tone||24 Lakhs||452 Km||167 kmph||39.2 kWh|
|MG ZS EV||ZS EV Excite||22 Lakhs||419 Km||140 kmph||44.5 kWh|
|ZS EV Exclusive||24 Lakhs||419 Km||140 kmph||44.5 kWh|
|Audi E-Tron ||1.1 Crore||484 Km||124 kmph||95 kWh|
|Tata Nexon EV||Nexon EV||14 lakhs||312 Km||120 kmph||30.2 kWh|
|Nexon EV XZ+||15.5 lakhs||312 Km||120 kmph||30.2 kWh|
|Nexon EV XZ+ Lux||16.5 lakhs||312 Km||120 kmph||30.2 kWh|
|Mahindra EVertio||D2||10.15 Lakhs||140 Km||86 kmph||21.2 kWh|
|D6||10.46 Lakhs||140 Km||86 kmph||21.2 kWh|
|Tata Tigor EV||XT Plus||9.90 Lakhs||140 Km||80 kmph||21.5 kWh|
|XM Plus||9.75 Lakhs||200 Km||80 kmph||21.5 kWh|
|XE Plus||9.58 Lakhs||200 Km||80 kmph||21.5 kWh|
|Strom R3||4.5 Lakhs||200 Km||80 kmph||15 kWh|
Tesla Model 3
|Tesla Model 3 Variants||Price (ex-showroom)||Top Speed|
|Standard Plus||Rs. 60 Lakhs||160 Kmph|
|Long Range||Rs. 60 Lakhs||180 Kmph|
|Performance||Rs. 60 Lakhs||261 Kmph|
The Tesla Model 3 is available in three electric powertrain configurations in the United States: Standard Plus, Long Range, and Performance.
In India, it is expected to debut in 2021. The Long Range and Performance models include a dual-motor all-wheel-drive system with a reported range of 568 kilometres and 507 kilometres, respectively, whereas the former has a rear-wheel drivetrain and a claimed range of 423km on a single charge.
The Performance model, on the other hand, can sprint from 0 to 97 kilometres per hour in only 3.1 seconds and reach a top speed of 261 kilometres per hour.
Tesla may initially offer the Standard Plus and Long Range varieties of the Model 3 in India, with the Performance option following later. The Estimated price is 60 lakhs INR, which will compete with cars like the Mercedes Benz EQC and the Jaguar I Pace.
|Jaguar I-pace Models||Price in India||Top Speed|
|S||Rs. 1.04 Crore||200 Kmph|
|SE||Rs. 1.08 Crore||200 Kmph|
|HSE||Rs. 1.12 Crore||200 Kmph|
The Jaguar I-Pace has a 90kWh battery and a range of 470 kilometres as claimed by the WLTP cycle (Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicles Test Procedure).
It has a top speed of 200 km/h. It costs about 1.08 crore rupees in India. With the help of a 7.4kWh charger, it can be fully charged in 12 hours.
It is available in three models: S, SE, and HSE, all of which have an acceleration time of just 4.8 seconds from 0-100 kmph. The automobile gets a 10-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay as well as dual-zone climate control.
|Name||Price In India||Top Speed|
|Mercedes Benz EQC||Rs. 1.04 Crore||180 Kmph|
The Mercedes Benz EQC has an 80kWh battery, a range of 450 kilometres as claimed by the NEDC (New European Driving Cycle), and a top speed of 180 kilometres per hour. It costs roughly 1.04 crore Indian rupees.
Benz EQC can be charged from 10% to 90% in just 90 minutes thanks to the quick charging of 50kWh. It comes in a single 400 4 MATIC variant with a 0-100kmph acceleration time of just 5.1 seconds. 12-way power-adjustable seats, and automatically-dimming interior and exterior mirrors are some of the key features of this car.
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|
The Hyundai Kona Electric is now India’s fastest electric car, with a top speed of 167kmph. It will be the first pure electric SUV in the country as well as the fastest electric car in India with a top speed of 167 Kmph.
Hyundai Kona Electric costs between 22- 28 lakhs INR and has a battery capacity of 39.2kWh, a range of 452 kilometres, and a charging period of 6 hours.
It has an impressive acceleration of 0-100 km/h in 9.7 seconds, as well as low running costs (about 1/5th of the IC engine) and a Sport mode to enhance the driving experience.
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|
With a top speed of 140 kmph and a range of 419 kilometres, the MG ZS EV has a 44.5 KWH Hi-Tech Battery and acceleration of 0-100kmph in 8.5 seconds. With a charging period of 6-8 hours, it costs between 20-25 lakh INR.
It is a Great Choice for the Consumer since it arrives with 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.
|Name||Price in India||Top Speed|
|Audi E-Tron||Rs. 1.1 Crore||124 Kmph|
Audi E-Tron will be available with only one battery pack: 95kWh (360PS/561Nm, with a Boost up to 408PS/664Nm). It will be equipped with a dual-motor all-wheel-drive system.
The E-Tron has a combined WLTP-certified range of up to 484 kilometres and can be charged using an 11kW AC home charger in 8.5 hours. It can charge at a rate of up to 150kW DC fast charging. On July 22, the e-Tron will be released. Between Rs 1.10 crore and Rs, 1.20 crore is believed to be the price range.
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 kilometres.
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.
|Mahindra eVerito||Price in India||Top Speed|
|D2||10.15 Lakhs||86 Kmph|
|D6||10.46 Lakhs||86 Kmph|
The battery capacity of the Mahindra eVerito EV is 21.2 kWh. It has a top speed of 86 kmph and a range of 140 kilometres. It costs roughly 10-12 lakh INR and takes 11-12 hours to charge with a regular connection and up to 80 per cent in 1.5 hours with fast charging.
Power Steering, Power Windows Front, Anti Lock Braking System, Air Conditioner, Driver Airbag, and Alloy Wheels are some of the important features of eVerito.
Tata Tigor EV
|Tata Tigor Models||Price in India||Top Speed|
|XT Plus||9.90 Lakhs||80 Kmph|
|XM Plus||9.75 Lakhs||80 Kmph|
|XE Plus||9.58 Lakhs||80 Kmph|
The Tata Tigor EV’s battery capacity is 21.5 kWh. It has a top speed of 80 kmph and a range of 200 kilometres It costs roughly 10-12 lakh INR and charges up to 80 per cent in 1.5 hours with fast charging.
Power Steering, Power Windows Front, Anti Lock Braking System, Air Conditioner, Driver Airbag, Passenger Airbag, Automatic Climate Control and Alloy Wheels are some of the car’s important features. It is available in 3 variants: XT PLUS, XM PLUS and XE PLUS. It is a 5-seater vehicle with 255-litre boot space.
Strom R3 EV
|Name||Price in India||Top Speed|
|Strom R3||Rs. 4.5 Lakhs||80 Kmph|
The Strom R3 is currently India’s cheapest electric vehicle. It costs roughly 4.5 lakhs INR and has a battery capacity of 15kWh, a range of 200km on a single charge, and a top speed of 80kmph.
The car’s strengths include a triple touchscreen interface with gesture and voice controls (7”, 4.3”, and 2.4”), a large sunroof, a rear roofline spoiler, onboard 20GB of music storage, and a smart music playlist.
Several electric automobiles including the Nissan Note E Power, Mercedes-Benz EQA, Volvo XC40 Recharge, Renault Zoe, and others are planned to be released in the next two to three years, with their definite launch date yet to be revealed for India.
However, there will always be a thirst for the fastest electric cars in India and globally, this concludes the list of the fastest electric vehicles currently available in India.