Mahindra and Mahindra, India’s largest SUV manufacturer, has confirmed the launch of the Mahindra e2o Plus all electric car to take place on 21st October 2016. The car has been re-christened as e2o Plus which is a amalgamation of e2o “energy to oxygen” and Plus for the “positive contributions that the car will make in the lives of customers.” While the Mahindra e2o Plus provides low running costs, zero emissions and ease of driving, the new car comes better design, increased driving range along with fast charging capability.
The Mahindra e2o Plus is positioned as a lifestyle product and will be sold alongside the Mahindra e2o 2-door variant. The e2o Plus will share its mechanicals with the e2o, so expect the electric motor to pump out 25.5 BHP of maximum power while developing a peak torque of 53.9 Nm. This electric motor comes mated to an automatic transmission to provide ease of driving on the Indian roads. Also Read: Mahindra e2oPlus is the new name of the all-new electric car
Speaking about the new Mahindra e2o Plus, Pravin Shah, Director, Mahindra Electric, said, “The e2oPlus is all about positive additions. We have incorporated additional space – something that would delight our customers. We have also added extra range and fast charging, among other very interesting ‘pluses’. I am confident that this new model will be a game changer not only in the electric vehicles segment but also among all other categories of cars”.