Mahindra launches e20 Plus at Rs 5.46 lakh

The revamped electric vehicle from the Indian carmaker will have a maximum range of 140 km

By: | Updated: October 21, 2016 1:33 PM
Mahindra launches e20 Plus at Rs 5.46 lakh Mahindra launches e20 Plus at Rs 5.46 lakh

Mahindra and Mahindra has expanded its electric vehicle lineup with the launch of e20 Plus starting at Rs 5.46 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi. The new e20 Plus electric vehicle is equipped with a host of features at the exterior as well as interior and is available in three variants, P4, P6 and P8. A base P2 version is also present, however, available only for the commercial fleet owners.

The Mahindra e20 Plus is powered by a 48V and 72V lithium-ion battery pack, latter for the top-end variant, which produces a maximum power of 26 hp and 40 hp and churns out a peak torque of 70Nm and 91 Nm respectively. The car accelerates from 0 to 60km/h in 14.1 seconds in the P4 and P6 versions, while the 72 V battery powered version takes 9.5 seconds and has a top speed of 128 km/h. It takes around 6 to 9 hours to fully charge the vehicle and has a fast charging time of 75 minutes and 90 minutes in the P4 and P8 trims. While the smaller 48V electric motor has a range of 110 km, the 72V unit is good for 140 km.

The Mahindra e20 Plus is equipped with a steel frame structure, has a wheelbase of 2258mm and ground clearance of 170mm. The exterior of the new electric vehicle gets a new grille, revised rear end and Mahindra's signature vertical design. The top-end variant also gets alloy wheels and a Blaupunkt infotainment system that also has a reverse parking camera.

Other highlights of the Mahindra e20 Plus include REVive technology, which helps to the car to gain extra 5 to 10 km of range when the battery is low, Hill Assist, which will prevent the car from a rollback on an incline.

Variant wise prices of the new Mahindra e20 Plus are:

Mahindra e20 Plus P4: Rs 5.46 lakh

Mahindra e20 Plus P6: Rs 5.95 lakh

Mahindra e20 Plus P8: Rs 8.46 lakh

All the prices are ex-showroom, Delhi.