Hyundai CretaImage Credit source: Hyundai
After the expensive electric car, Hyundai is eyeing to launch a slightly cheaper electric car. The South Korean company has been working on bringing the electric version of the Creta for some time now. UpcomingA glimpse has also been seen during the road testing. At the same time, now this car has been seen once more. Both the bumpers of the new electric car have been seen in different silver shades. Currently, Hyundai sells the Kona Electric and the Ioniq 5 EV.
Hyundai Creta is one of the best selling SUVs in the country. At the same time, after the introduction of its electric version, customers will also get the option of EV. Apart from this, South Korean auto companies like Hyundai and Kia can also introduce electric versions of other cars or new electric cars in the Indian market.
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Will run across 400 km on single charge
Let us now talk about the possible specifications of the upcoming Creta electric version. Creta EV can be offered with 100 kW electric motor. This car will generate 136 hp power and 395 Nm torque. Apart from this, the car can be launched with the best range. On a full charge, the Creta EV will cover a distance of over 400 km (expected).
Creta EV: Will be showcased in 2025
If reports are to be believed, Hyundai is eyeing to sell 25,000 units of Creta EV annually. Production of the Creta electric car can be started by the end of 2024. At the same time, the final i.e. production version can be introduced at the 2025 Auto Expo. Along with Creta EV, the company will also develop the e-GMP platform, so that production can be increased in the global market as well.
Creta EV: Competition with Maruti EV
However, the 2025 Creta will not be easy for the electric car. Maruti Suzuki is also planning to launch the YY8 electric SUV. Maruti can also showcase the new electric car at the 2025 Auto Expo. Tata Motors has a one-sided rule over the Indian electric car segment. At the same time, Mahindra has also made a strong entry in the EV segment with the XUV400 EV.
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