India's largest utility car manufacturer, Mahindra & Mahindra, is preparing itself to launch the Mahindra e2o Plus four-door electric car today in India. The company has time and again, teased the e2o Plus in India through its social media accounts. The Mahindra e2o Plus is the third all electric car in India after the Mahindra e2o, eVerito and the Mahindra eSupro. While the car is expected to come with fast charging technology, the e2o Plus is expected to be priced in range of INR 7 lakh to INR 9 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
The exterior design of the Mahindra e2o Plus is expected to be inspired from the e2o two-door hatchback while the car will get subtle changes on the exteriors as well as interiors. As compared to the Mahindra e2o, the Mahindra e2o Plus will get similar front fascia while the side section sports an elongated body with larger wheelbase. The rear section of the car is completely new with vertical LED taillights. The e2o Plus will be a premium offering from Mahindra Electric while the car will get premium quality materials along with a premium cabin.
Coming onto the engine specifications, the Mahindra e2o Plus will be powered by the same so 72 V 3-Phase electric AC Induction motor that powers the Mahindra e20 regular hatchback. This electric unit is capable of 39 BHP of maximum power while developing 91 Nm of peak torque. Transmission duties will be carried out by an eCVT automatic gearbox while the onboard battery provides a range of 80 to 100 Km.
According to the company, the new Mahindra e20 Plus will come with additional space, extra long range as well as fast charging capability. The company expects the e20 Plus to be a game changer in the electric car segment as well as all other car segments. We will bring you more details on the e20 Plus once the car is launched in India later today.