India’s second-largest carmaker Hyundai, which will pip Maruti Suzuki in the electric vehicle race by launching an EV a year earlier, in 2019, showcased its global EV, the Ioniq, at Auto Expo 2018. “The Ioniq is a significant leap forward for Hyundai, as it intensifies our commitment to produce highly-efficient, eco-friendly vehicles,” said YK Koo, MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India. “The Ioniq is the world’s first car to offer all three electrified versions—hybrid, plug-in hybrid and all electric.” The company also launched the new version of its popular premium hatchback, the Elite i20. The vehicles will be available in both petrol and diesel engine variants, within a price range of Rs 5.34 lakh and Rs 9.15 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi. Among other features, the Elite i20 will get six airbags and technologies such as speed-sensing auto door lock, reverse parking camera, among others.