Hyundai Exter Electric
Hyundai received an overwhelming response for its ICE Exter owing to its cutting-edge technology, top-tier quality, advanced features, and safety measures. Now, the company plans on soon bringing its electric model. We can say this for sure as an Electric Hyundai Exter was caught testing on the road for the very first time. With this, Hyundai is all set to mark its foray into the entry-level EV segment in India.
The Hyundai Exter EV was spotted undergoing road testing ahead of its launch. Spy shots reveal that the Exter EV is likely to feature an updated frontal design and distinctive EV badging. There is going to be a different set of wheels on the EV model. Interior features are expected to be consistent with the ICE model. But the instrument cluster shall be recalibrated to show the electric vehicle-specific information.
The ICE variant of the Exter EV has an impressive array of 20 first-in-segment and 9 best-in-segment features. Its safety features also stand out along with the first-in-segment features. The Exter EV model is expected to be equipped with these same features.
Hyundai’s Entry Level EV
Hyundai Exter EV will be the company’s first entry-level EV in India. It opens up a new segment for the brand. As of now, Hyundai only offers premium-range EVs like Ioniq 5 and Kona Electric in India. It is currently working on the Casper EV as well, which could have similarities with the Exter EV. Hyundai offers a range of various electric, hybrid, and plug-in hybrid models in the international market.
Tata Punch EV Rival
The Hyundai Exter EV is going to be launched as the most affordable electric SUV available in its Indian portfolio.
Hyundai is going to have to go for a competitive pricing approach for the upcoming Exter EV. As pricing is going to be an important factor in determining the leader in the Micro SUV EV segment, with Exter and Punch EVs having a close range of pricing.