Future Charged: All Electric Cars and SUVs Set to Hit India in 2024

Future Charged: All Electric Cars and SUVs Set to Hit India in 2024

The electric vehicle (EV) landscape in India is rapidly evolving, with 2024 set to witness a slew of new electric cars and SUVs hitting the roads. From homegrown automakers to global giants, various players are gearing up to launch their electric offerings. Here's a look at some of the EVs expected to make their debut in India in 2024:

1. Maruti Suzuki eVX

Maruti Suzuki's debut in the EV market comes with the Maruti Suzuki eVX, a Grand Vitara-sized electric SUV. The test mules have been spotted multiple times, suggesting a potential launch in 2024. Expected to be equipped with a 60 kWh battery pack and dual motors, the eVX is anticipated to offer a substantial range of about 550 km, catering to the growing demand for electric SUVs.

2. Hyundai Kona Electric (2024)

Hyundai is set to introduce the second generation of the Kona Electric in India, boasting significant updates over its predecessor. With a larger size and a 48.4 kWh battery pack, the Kona Electric aims to deliver a WLTP-rated range of 377 km. The refreshed model will feature an integrated 12.3-inch infotainment system and digital driver's screen, enhancing both aesthetics and functionality.

3. Tata Punch EV

Tata Motors is gearing up to launch the electric version of its micro-SUV, the Punch, in early 2024. With minor design changes previewing the ICE-powered Punch facelift, the Tata Punch EV variant will offer two configurations: Medium Range and Long Range. The latter is expected to provide an impressive range of up to 325 km, positioning it as a compelling option in the electric SUV segment.

4. Tata Curvv EV

Building on the success of its EV lineup, Tata is expected to introduce the electric version of the Curvv, previously unveiled as a concept. This SUV-coupe is anticipated to feature advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), making it a technologically advanced and stylish addition to Tata's electric vehicle portfolio.

5. Tata Harrier EV

Tata's foray into the electric SUV market includes the Harrier EV, which made its debut at Auto Expo 2023. With a refreshed design reminiscent of the 2023 Harrier facelift, the electric variant is expected to offer multiple battery and motor options, aligning with Tata's commitment to providing diverse choices in the electric vehicle space.

6. Mahindra XUV.e8

Mahindra's electric variant of the XUV700, known as the XUV.e8, is anticipated to debut towards the end of 2024. Boasting potential configurations of 60 kWh and 80 kWh batteries, along with single- or dual-motor setups, the XUV.e8 aims to provide a robust driving range of around 450 km, positioning it as a formidable player in the electric SUV segment.

7. Mahindra XUV400 EV

Test mules of the facelifted Mahindra XUV400 have been spotted, indicating a possible launch in the second half of 2024. Alongside design updates aligned with the facelifted XUV300, the XUV400 EV is expected to offer an improved claimed range while maintaining its current battery pack configuration, contributing to Mahindra's electric vehicle lineup.

8. Citroen C3X EV

Citroen's crossover sedan, the C3X, is set to introduce an electric variant in September 2024. While detailed specifications are currently limited, expectations include a larger battery pack, a more powerful electric motor, and an enhanced claimed range compared to its electric hatchback counterpart, the eC3.

As India gears up for an electric revolution, these upcoming EVs promise to offer a diverse range of options, combining cutting-edge technology with the growing demand for sustainable and eco-friendly mobility solutions.