3 affordable EVs are coming sooner in 2023

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03 Aug 2023

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If you are interested in buying electric vehicles in 2023, conduct hefty research before settling on a specific model. Electric vehicles, or EVs, are a cost-efficient and eco-friendly option for your daily transport needs. This article covers some affordable and upcoming electric cars in 2023 that you can consider.

3 affordable electric vehicles launching in 2023

1. Mahindra eKUV100 EV:

Mahindra first unveiled the eKUV100 at the Indian Auto Expo 2018 as a concept car, and it is now going to get its official launch in 2023. In terms of looks, the eKUV100 is one of the most attractive-looking vehicles on the list of new electric cars launching this year. Its maker hints about some unique features, like cabin pre-cooling, driver pattern monitoring, new connectivity options with remote diagnostics, real-time location tracking, etc. Its estimated price starts from INR 8.25 lakhs onwards and is expected to launch in Q1 2023. Here are some expected specifications of the eKUV100 EV;

Maximum power

54.4 PS

Maximum torque

120 Nm

Range

147 km

Fast charging

0 to 80% in 55 minutes

Regular charging

Full charge in 6 hours (approx.)

Battery pack

15.9 kWh

Seating capacity

5

2. Tata Altroz EV:

The Altroz EV by Tata is another example of affordable new electric cars that are supposed to launch in 2023. This EV has attracted the attention of various car enthusiasts with its simplistic yet gorgeous hatchback design. Even though only a few confirmed details are available for this car, some of its known features include a touchscreen infotainment system with a 7-inch panel, ambient lighting, automatic climate control, etc. It is expected to launch in February of 2023 with an estimated price range of INR 12 to 15 lakhs. Here are some expected specifications of the Altroz EV;

Maximum power

129 PS

Range

300 km (approx.)

Body type

Hatchback

Transmission

Automatic

Battery pack

30.2 kWh

Seating capacity

5

3. Hyundai Kona Electric 2023:

In terms of price to performance, the latest Hyundai Kona Electric is one of the most anticipated vehicles in the list of new electric cars launching in 2023. It is a brilliant-looking car featuring 2 variants, Premium and Premium Dual Tone. Besides looks, it is supposed to come with three driving modes (Eco, Eco+, and Sport) and regenerative braking. The Kona Electric is also said to be equipped with wireless phone charging, cruise control, rear vent AC, sunroof, ESC, etc. It is expected to launch in April 2023 at INR 23.84 lakhs onwards. Here are some specifications of the all-new Kona Electric;

Maximum power

136 PS

Maximum torque

395 Nm

Range

452 km (ARAI claimed)

Battery pack

39.2 kWh

0 to 100 kmph

9.7 seconds

Fast charging

0 to 80% in 57 minutes with 50kW fast-charger

Body type

SUV

Seating capacity

5

Conclusion:

These are the 3 most affordable and feature-packed upcoming electric cars in 2023. Keep in mind that their expected price, release date, features, and specifications may change at the time of launch.

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