A number of brands have expanded their electric vehicle portfolio in India in recent months and are now offering practical and powerful EVs
Are you planning to buy a new electric car in India and are you worried about the total range on one charge? Here is a list of the top 5 electric cars in India with the highest range that will help you make better decisions.
Claimed range: 590 Km
The BMW i4, based on the 4-Series Gran Coupé, is known for its superior driving dynamics, premium and sporty interiors and a super long range of 590 km on a single charge. The BMW i4 can be charged with multiple charging options, including a 205 kW DC charger that can charge the car from 10 percent to 80 percent in just over 30 minutes. Other charging options include a 50 kW DC charger and an 11 kW AC charger.
Claimed range: 528 Km
The Kia EV6 is the first Kia electric car in India and, in addition to a commendable range, it also has a powerful powertrain. The car has a claimed range of 528 km and is equipped with a 77.4 kWh lithium-ion battery pack. The car can be charged with 400V and 800V chargers and takes just 18 minutes to charge from 10 percent to 80 percent when charged with a 350 kWh, 800V charger.
Audi etron GT
Claimed range: 500 Km
The Audi e-tron GT is one of the most powerful and fun to drive electric cars in India. The car has a claimed range of 500 km and is equipped with a 93 kWh battery pack. The car can be charged with AC charging up to 22 kW or with DC fast charging up to 270 kW. For those wondering, the AC charger takes about 9 hours and 30 minutes to charge the car from 5 percent to 90 percent, while the DC charger also takes 22 minutes and 30 seconds to get the same numbers.
Claimed range: 470 Km
The Jaguar I-Pace is the only electric Jaguar in India and has a 400 hp engine that produces 696 Nm. This electric SUV is equipped with a 90 kWh battery pack and has a claimed range of 470 km on a single charge. With an 11 kW home charger, it takes 12.9 hours to fully charge the I-Pace, while a 50 kW DC charger is estimated to give you up to 270 km of range with each hour of charge.
MG ZS EV
Claimed range: 461 Km
The MG ZS EV was one of the first electric cars in India and it recently got a midlife update that made it even better. The car now gets a 50.3 kW battery pack that offers a claimed range of 461 km on a single charge. This motor can be charged with a 7.4 kW AC wallbox charger or with a 50 kW DC charger. It is also one of the most affordable electric cars currently on sale in India.