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Electric Cars in India Under 10 lakhs (2023) – Available and Upcoming Models

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India is witnessing a massive change in the mobility pattern from ICE Cars to sustainable electric cars aided by GOI Policies and subsidies for electric vehicles in India. In line with the Government’s vision for affordable electric cars in India, several automotive manufacturers are geared up to launch electric cars in India under 10 lakhs in 2023.

These led to record high sales of 11,560 units of electric cars in the first half of FY2023, as per the CEEW Center for Energy Finance. With improved battery performance and growing EV charging infrastructure, the future of electric vehicles looks promising in India.

In this article, we discuss the top 10 available and upcoming electric cars in India under 10 lakhs along with their price, range, launch dates, specifications, and features. We have also included an electric car buying guide to help you make the right choice.

Available Electric Cars in India under 10 lakhs

Currently, there are only two best electric cars in India under 10 lakh – Tata Tiago EV and MG Comet EV. These affordable cars in India under 10 lakhs are set to revolutionize the mobility pattern in India.

Here is a list of currently available electric cars in India under 10 lakhs in 2023:

Model NameBatteryRangeEx-Showroom Price
Tata Tiago EV19.2kWh250kmRs 8.69 lakh
MG Comet EV17.3kWh230 kmRs 7.98 lakh
Strom Motors R36kWh80 kmRs 4.54 lakh
Mahindra E-Verito288 aH110 kmRs 9.13 lakh
Tata Tigor EV26kWh315 kmRs 9.44 lakh
Currently available electric cars in India under 10 lakhs in 2023

Tata Tiago EV

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Tata Tiago EV electric car in India under 10 lakh
PriceRs 8.69 lakh
Battery19.2kWh
Range250 km
Power74 bhp
Key Specifications

Tata Tiago EV is the most affordable electric from Tata Motors in India. With state-of-the-art features, the new Tata electric car is a practical and affordable EV for the Indian market. Tiago EV leads the Indian electric car under 10 lakhs segment by several parameters like safety ratings, build, design, and sales.

Features and Specifications

The 2023 Tata Tiago EV electric car comes with state-of-the-art features such as rain-detecting wipers, steering controls, and auto AC. Tata Tiago EV interior has a seven-inch touchscreen to control the major functions of the car and a robust sound system from Harman.

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Tata Tiago EV’s electric engine produces 74bhp of max power. With a torque of about 114 Nm, it offers enough pulling power and a thrilling driving experience

Battery and Range

The Tata Tiago EV comes in two battery pack options: 19.2kWh and 24kWh. The Tata Tiago EV offers a claimed ARAI-certified range from 250km to 315km under ideal conditions.

Price

The Tata Tiago EV is priced between Rs. 8.69 lakhs and Rs 11.9 lakhs (ex-showroom) in India depending on the variant selected.

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Booking

Tata Tiago EV can be booked online at the official website by paying an amount of Rs. 21,000 after selecting the charger and color variant. The booking amount is fully refundable.

MG Comet EV

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MG Comet EV electric car in India
PriceRs 8.78 lakh
Battery17.3kWh
Range230 km
Power41bhp
Key Specifications

MG Comet EV was launched in India on 26 April 2023. This is the second electric offering from MG Motors for the Indian market after the launch of the versatile MG ZS EV. The Comet EV is a compact and affordable electric car in India under 10 lakhs, suitable for urban rides. It combines technology, comfort, and thoughtful design in a fantastic way.

Features and Specifications

The MG Comet EV EV comes with a lot of advanced features to enhance your driving experience such as two 10.25-inch infotainment touchscreens, offering wireless connectivity for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It features aesthetic LED headlamps and tail lamps, as well as LED light bars at the front and back. MG Comet EV Safety features include dual airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors, TPMS, a reverse parking camera, and keyless entry, giving it an electric car vibe.

The MG Comet EV has a twin motor setup that generates a maximum power of 41bhp and 110 Nm of torque. The Multi-mode regen in the car increases the range efficiency of the electric car.

Battery and Range

The Comet EV comes with a battery pack of 17.3kWh offering a claimed range of 230km per charge. It takes around 7 hours to get fully charged using a 3.3kW AC charger.

Price

The MG Comet EV is priced between Rs. 8.78 lahks and Rs 9.98 lakhs (ex-showroom) in India depending on the variant.

Booking

Mg Comet EV can be booked online at MG’s official website by paying an amount of Rs. 11,000

Now you are aware of the currently launched electric cars in India under 10 lakhs, let us have a look at all the upcoming electric cars in India under 10 lakhs.

Upcoming electric cars in India under 10 lakhs

The government’s push for the indigenous manufacturing of EV batteries along with subsidy on purchase has lowered the price of electric cars to a significant extent. These upcoming electric cars in India under 10 lakhs are aimed at combining affordability and sustainability.

Here is a list of all upcoming electric cars in India under 10 lakhs:

Model NameBatteryRangeEx-Showroom Price
Mahindra eKUV15.9kWh147 kmRs 8 lakhs
Tata nano EV17kWh170 kmRs 4 lakhs
MG Air EV17.3kWh200 kmRs 8 lakhs
Maruti Futuro EV26kWh270 kmRs 9 lakhs
GWM Ora R128.5kWh300 kmRs 8.30 lakhs
Renault KZE17kWh170 kmRs 4 lakhs
Wagon R EV26kWh230 kmRs 8.5 lakhs
Mahindra e2o NXT15.9kWh120 kmRs 7.17 lakhs
Renault ZOE17kWh390 kmRs 8 lakhs
Haima Bird EV120.42kWh200 kmRs 10 lakh
Currently available electric cars in India under 10 lakhs in 2023

Mahindra eKUV

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Mahindra eKUV 100 Electric Car
PriceRs 8 Lakhs
Battery 15.9kWh
Range147 km
Power54.4 PS
Key Specifications

After the success of the popular Mahindra KUV 100, Mahindra is all geared up to launch the Mahindra eKUV 100 by the end of 2023. The EV manufacturer is working to launch a lineup of Mahindra’s upcoming electric cars in the affordable segment under 10 lakhs.

The eKUV 100 is one of that line up of Mahindra’s compact and practical electric cars for the Indian market. It showcases design similarities to its ICE variants but with several electric features separating it from the petrol variant.

Features and Specifications:

The 5-seater electric offering from Mahindra features some fun amenities such as connected apps for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, vehicle and driver analytics, built-in GPS, and Auto AC.

Talking about the specs, the variant we saw at the Auto Expo 2022 had a dual motor setup that generates a maximum power of 54.4PS and 120Nm of Torque.

Battery and Range:

The Mahindra eKUV 100 has a battery pack of 15.9kWh offering a driving range of 147km on a full charge. It has a fast charging capacity, which quickly juices up the car’s battery from 0-80 percent in 50 minutes.

Price

The Mahindra eKUV 100 is priced at Rs 8 lakh (estimated, ex-showroom) onwards in India.

Launch

The eKUV 100 could be launched in India by December 2023.

Tata Nano EV

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Tata Nano EV electric car in India
PriceRs 4 Lakhs
Battery 17kWh
Range170 km
Power24 HP
Key Specifications

Tata Nano EV is expected to be the cheapest electric car in India under the 5 lakhs segment. With the announcement of the Tata Nano EV, Tata Motors is trying to bring a similar kind of revolution they brought in the Indian automotive industry when they launched the cheapest petrol-powered car in India.

The Nano EV is a versatile micro-electric car that combines comfortability and practicality to bring forward a feature-loaded EV to the Indian market. When launched, it is expected to rival the MG Air EV.

Features and specifications

Tata Nano EV shares a similar exterior design with its ICE variant. However, Nano EV’s interior boasts a 7-inch touchscreen display, a digital instrument cluster, USB ports, and ambient lights.

Specs-wise the Nano EV is based on the X3 platform to support the electric powertrain. It has a 72V induction motor that produces a max power of 24HP and a torque of 85 Nm.

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Battery and Range

Tata Nano EV is expected to get a battery pack of 17kWh that delivers a range of 170 km on a full charge.

It lacks fast charging capabilities and gets charged from 0-80 percent in 4 hours using an AC charger.

Price

The Tata Nano EV will be launched at a price of Rs 4 Lakh(ex-showroom) in India.

Launch

Tata Motors has stated in a tweet that the Tata Nano EV will be launched in India by November 2023.

MG Air EV

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MG Air EV upcoming electric car in India
PriceRs 8 Lakhs
Battery 17.3kWh/26.7kWh
Range200 km – 300 km
Power30 HP
Key Specifications

MG’s flagship electric car, the Air EV showcases the brand’s commitment to offering sleek, modern, and affordable urban electric cars. In its mass market segment, MG already launched the versatile MG Comet electric car in India. It has a super aerodynamic design, bold contours, and a distinctive front grille.

Features and Specification

The exterior of the car has a modern and minimal design. There is a thin LED strip below the windshield, and a big Wuling logo is lit up on the charging point flap. The two-door electric car has large windows that leave a roomy impression and runs on 12-inch wheels.

On the interior, it features Bluetooth connectivity but lacks a central infotainment screen. However, it still has a 12-inch driver’s display.

Battery and range

The MG Air EV comes in two battery pack options – 17.3kWh and 26.7kWh. The smaller battery pack variant delivers a range of 200km, while the larger battery option offers a range of 300km on a full charge.

Having no fast charging capabilities, the MG Air EV gets charged in four hours using a 22kW AC charger.

Price

The MG Air EV is expected to have a price of Rs 8 lakh (estimated, ex-showroom pan-India)

Launch

The MG Air EV is expected to be launched by November 2023 in India.

Maruti Futuro EV

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Maruti Futuro E upcoming electric car in India under 10 lakh
PriceRs 9 lakhs
Battery 26kWh
Range270 km
Power70bhp
Key Specifications

Revealed quite a long ago at the Auto Expo 2020, the Maruti Futuro E is expected to hit Indian roads this year. It is expected to be the third affordable offering from Maruti’s lineup of electric cars, ready to be launched in 2023.

The Futuro E is a five-seater electric coupe that has dimensions similar to the Mahindra XUV 400 EV.

Features and Specifications

The Futuro E features two 12-inch touchscreens that control major functions of the car, 180-degree rotating front seats, and a blue exterior color representing its electric identity.

Specs-wise it has a fully automatic transmission and is built on Maruti’s signature electric powertrain.

Price

The price of Maruti Futuro E electric car in India starts from Rs 9 lakhs (ex-showroom) onwards.

Launch

The much anticipated Futuro E electric car is expected to hit Indian roads by December 2023.

GWM Ora R1

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GWM Ora R1 electric cars in India under 10 Lakhs
PriceRs 9 lakh
Battery 28.5kWh/33kWh
Range300 km/350 km
Power47 bhp
Key Specifications

Revealed at the Auto Expo 2020, the Ora R1 micro electric car from General Wall Motors is loaded with fun amenities. The company is likely to enter the Indian market with its cheapest electric offering, the Ora R1, and some other electric SUVs. Because of its small size, the electric hatchback has the ability to become a perfect city commuter.

Features and Specifications

The Ora R1 electric car is loaded with power-packed features such as Auto AC, a 9-inch Central infotainment screen, Connected car tech, two airbags at the front, and all the essential sensors for the safety of the passenger.

The GWM Ora has an EV-specific powertrain to accommodate large batteries despite having a small size. The Ora R1’s electric motor generates a maximum power of 47bhp and a torque of 125Nm.

Battery and Range

The GWM ora comes in two battery pack options – 28.5kWh and 33kWh. The smaller battery pack variant is likely to deliver a range of 300km, while the bigger battery pack offers a range of 350km on a full charge.

Price

The GWM Ora R1 is likely to be priced between Rs 9 lakhs – 10 Lakhs (ex-showroom) in India.

Launch

The GWM Ora R1 electric car is expected to be launched in India by January 2024.

Renault KZE

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Renault K ZE electric car in India Under 10 lakhs
PriceRs 4 lakh
Battery 17kWh
Range170 km
Power24 HP
Key Specifications

The fully automatic electric hatchback from Renault, the K ZE electric car is likely to hit the Indian roads by the end of 2023. It is often mistaken for the Renault Kwid EV as it resembles the popular ICE Renault Kwid. It delivers excellent performance for city commutes and daily travel.

Features and specifications

It is loaded with several essential features such as auto AC, connected car technology, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, sensors for air quality and climate, and a 360-degree camera connected to the 8-inch central touchscreen display.

The Renault K ZE comes in a dual motor setup that generates a maximum power of 45PS and a torque of 125 Nm.

Battery and Range

The K ZE electric car gets a battery pack of 26.8kWh, delivering a range of 350km on a single charge.

Price

The Renault K ZE will be launched in India at a starting price of Rs. 10 lakhs (ex-showroom).

Launch

The Renault K ZE is expected to hit Indian roads by November 2023.

Maruti Suzuki WagonR EV

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Maruti Wagon R EV electric car in India Under 10 lakhs
PriceRs 8.5 lakh
Battery 26kWh
Range230 km
Power50 bhp
Key Specifications

Considering the growth exponential rise in the sale of electric cars in India, Maruti Suzuki has announced the launch of its iconic Wagon R in an electric variant by the end of 2023. Maruti is known for affordable mass-market cars in India which are practical and more focussed on comfort. The same can be expected from its electric offering – the Wagon R EV.

Features and Specifications

The interior and exterior of the Wagon R EV are similar to its ICE variant. However, the electric marking, Android Auto, and Apple CarPlay, along with some distinct electric identities make it a perfect electric hatchback for the Indian market.
The Wagon R EV is built on the company’s electric powertrain and the dual Permanent magnet synchronous motors deliver reliable power and torque.

Battery and Range

The Maruti Wagon R EV is expected to have a battery pack slightly bigger than Maruti’s upcoming Futuro E model. The upgraded battery pack in the Maruti Wagon R EV is expected to deliver a driving range of 230 km on a full charge.

Price

Maruti Suzuki could launch the Wagon R EV in India with an expected price of Rs 8.5 lakhs (ex-showroom)

Launch

The Maruti Suzuki Wagon R is likely to be launched in the Indian market by December 2023.

Mahindra e2o NXT

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Mahindra e2o NXT – Upcoming electric car in India Under 10 lakhs
PriceRs 7.17 lakh
Battery 15.9kWh
Range120 km
Power25.5 bhp
Key Specifications

Mahindra e2o NXt is a fully automatic four-seater electric hatchback based on the popular e20 model from Mahindra. As seen at the Auto Expo 2020, the newly upgraded Mahindra e20 NXT is slightly bigger ( 3280mm,1514mm, 1958mm) than the initial version.

Having child safety locks, a rear camera, and anti-theft sensors, the e20 NXT is a fully safe electric car built for the Indian market. It is one of the most reliable small electric cars in India with design and feature similarities to its successor – e2o Plus.

Features and Specifications

The Mahindra e2o NXT is loaded with essential features including power steering, power windows, Auto AC, a start/stop button, and a 9-inch central infotainment screen.

Specs-wise, the e2o NXT gets a three-phase induction motor that generates a maximum power of 25.5bhp and a torque of 53Nm. The e2o NXT electric car offers a top speed of 81kmph.

Battery and Range

The Mahindra e2o NXT is expected to get a battery pack of 15.9kWh which gets juiced up using its fast charging capacities in 30 minutes from 0-80 percent.

The 15.9kWh battery pack in the Mahindra e2o NXT delivers a range of 120km on a full charge.

Price

The Mahindra e2o NXT is priced at Rs 7.17 lakh (ex-showroom) in India.

Launch

The Mahindra e2o NXT is expected to launch in the Indian market by December 2023.

Renault ZOE

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Renault ZOE electric car in India under 10 lakhs
PriceRs 8 lakh
Battery 17kWh
Range390 km
Power134 HP
Key Specifications

The globally popular electric hatchback, Renault ZOE is expected to hit the Indian roads by the end of 2023. The Renault Zoe is a practical city car that combines comfort and affordability to bring forward a mass-market electric car for the Indian market.

Out of its two globally popular models: facelift and pre-facelift, the latter was spied testing in India. The Indian variant has a comparatively smaller battery pack and range.

Considering its specs and affordable price, Renault Zoe is likely to become the most popular mass-market electric car in India, soon after the launch.

Features and Specifications

The ZOE EV features an aesthetic interior and exterior design, offering a comfortable driving experience to its owners. Renault Zoe is loaded power-packed with features like Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, a central infotainment screen, heated front seats and steering wheel, auto climate control, and standard rear parking sensors with a reverse camera.

It is a fully automatic electric car with a seating occupancy of 5 people and a boot space of 340L. The ZOE EV offers a maximum power output of 134bhp and a maximum torque of 245Nm.

Battery and Range

The Renault Zoe is expected to have a battery pack of 41kWh with a fast charging capability. Its battery 41kWh battery gets charged from 0-80 percent in 50 minutes using a 60kW DC fast charger.

The Renault Zoe is expected to offer a driving range of 390km on a full charge.

Price

Renault’s affordable electric car, Renault ZOE is expected to be priced at Rs 8 lakhs (estimated, Ex-showroom pan-India) onwards in India.

Launch

Renault Zoe is set to launch for the Indian market by November 2023.

Haima Bird EV1

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Haima Bird EV1 upcoming electric car in India under 10 lakhs
PriceRs 10 lakh
Battery 20.42kWh/28.5kWh
Range200 km/300km
Power40bhp
Key Specifications

The Haima Bird EV1 is a reliable upcoming EV car in India at an affordable price segment that has shaken the Indian EV market. Because of its indigenous manufacturing at the Bird group’s factory, the Haima EV could possibly become the cheapest electric car in India. It has a sleek and compact design that easily fits the gaps in city traffic.

Feaures and specifications

Haima EV1 is loaded with practical features such as a fully digital driver display, central infotainment screen, LED DRLs at the front and back, sensors for automatic climate control, and connected car tech, along with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.

The Haima EV gets a dual motor producing 40bhp of power and a maximum torque of 120 Nm. It offers a top speed of 120kmph.

Battery and Range

Haima EV1 comes gets two battery pack options – 20.42kWh and 28.5kWh. The 20.42kWh battery pack in the Haima EV1 delivers a range of 200 km, while the bigger 28.5kWh battery claims to deliver a range of 300km.

Price

The Haima EV1 electric hatchback is expected to be priced at Rs 10 lakhs (ex-showroom price) in India.

Launch

Haima EV1 will be launched in India by the end of December 2023.

Above, we learned about the top 10 upcoming electric cars in India under 10 lakhs. Now let us have a look at all upcoming electric cars in India in 2023-2024.

All Upcoming Electric cars in India in 2023

Here is a list of all the upcoming electric cars in India:

Name of the ModelRangeExpected launchEstimated price(ex-showroom)
Maruti Futuro E270 kmDecember 2023Rs 9 lakhs
Mahindra e20 NXT120 kmDecember 2023Rs 7.17 lakh
Maruti Zimny EV400kmJanuary 2024Rs 14 lakh
Kia Niro EV380 kmNovember 2023Rs 20 lakh
Volkswagon ID 4 EV520 kmFebruary 2024Rs 35 lakh
Renault ZOE394 kmNovember 2023Rs 8 lakh
Jaguar E Pace400 kmDecember 2023Rs 45 lakh
Mahindra eKUV 100150 kmSeptember 2023Rs 10 lakh
Tata Altroz EV300 kmDecember 2023Rs 12 lakh
Mini Aceman EV400 kmJanuary 2024Rs 50 lakh
Renault K ZE350 kmDecember 2023Rs 10 lakh – Rs 12 lakh
Haima EV1200 kmNovember 2023Rs 12 lakh
Tata Punch EV310 kmDecember 2023Rs 12 lakh
Hyundai Ioniq 6614 kmApril 2025Rs 65 lakh
ORA R2400 kmJanuary 2024Rs 10 lakh
October 2023360 kmDecember 2023Rs 70 lakh
Mahindra XUV 900 EV410 kmDecember 2023Rs 25 lakh
Tata E Vision electric400 kmJanuary 2024Rs 25 lakh
Tata Sierra EV400 kmJanuary 2024Rs 15 lakh – Rs 20 lakh
Maruti Suzuki eVX380 kmDecember 2023Rs 17 lakh
MG Marvel R450 kmJanuary 2024Rs 26 lakh
List of all upcoming electric cars in India

Electric Car Buying Guide: Specs to Consider

It is important to consider certain specifications if you are planning to buy an electric car. To help you make better decisions, here are some key specifications to consider while buying an electric car in India.

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Range

One of the most important specs to consider while buying an EV is the range of the electric car. Opt for a car with a range that suits your daily travel needs. Consider factors such as your average travel distance, availability of charging infrastructure, and the option for fast charging to save time.

Battery Capacity

The battery capacity of an electric car is directly proportional to its range. A larger battery pack generally delivers a higher driving range. However, it’s important to consider a balance between range and cost. Higher battery capacities usually result in more expensive vehicles. Evaluate your driving patterns and choose a battery capacity that meets your requirements without exceeding your budget.

Charging Infrastructure

Do proper research on the charging infrastructure in your area. Look for an electric car that supports multiple charging options, including standard AC charging at home as well as public DC fast charging. Check if there are public charging stations nearby or if you can Set up a Level 2 EV Charger at your residence or workplace to keep your vehicle charged.

Performance and Power

Don’t compromise on performance when purchasing an electric car. Electric vehicles typically deliver instant torque, providing quick acceleration in no time. Consider factors such as horsepower, torque, and the vehicle’s ability to handle varied road conditions and terrains.

Safety Features

Ensure that the electric car’s manufacturer prioritizes safety. Look for features like ABS multiple airbags, and advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) like collision warnings, and lane departure warnings. These features in a car contribute to a safer driving experience.

Maintenance and Warranty

Look closely at the warranty coverage provided by the electric car’s manufacturer. Research the warranty coverage for the vehicle’s battery pack, motor, and other important and expensive components. Also, make sure these spare components are available at the brand’s local outlet.

Conclusion

The future of electric cars in India looks promising, especially with the upcoming ev cars in India under 10 lakhs. As the Indian government is constantly pushing to promote electric vehicles, more and more affordable electric car models are entering the market.

The Tata Tiago EV, Mahindra eKUV100, and Maruti Suzuki Wagon R EV are among the upcoming electric cars in India under 10 lakh. These cars come with decent features, great performance, and affordable pricing, making them suitable options for the Indian market.

FAQ

Which is the cheapest electric car in India?

The most affordable electric cars in India  are:
– Tata Tiago EV
– MG Comet EV
– Storm Motors R3
– Tata Tigor EV
– Mahindra e-verito

Which are the best electric cars in India under 10 lakhs?

The best electric cars under 10 lakhs in India are Tata Tiago EV at Rs 8.69 lakh, MG Comet EV at Rs. 7.98 lakh, and Storm Motors R3 at Rs 5.3 lakh.

Which is the cheapest electric car in India?

Currently, available cheapest electric car in India is the Storm Motors R3 at Rs 5.3 Lakh (ex-showroom).

Which are the best upcoming EV cars in India?

The best upcoming EV cars in India are: 
– Mahindra e KV 100
– Tata Nano EV
– MG Air EV
– Maruti Futuro EV
– GWM Ora r1
– Renault KZE
– Wagon R EV
– Mahindra e20 Enxt
– Renault ZOE
– Haima Bird EV1

Which are the best electric cars under 15 lakhs in India?

Electric cars under 15 lakhs in India are:
Citroen eC3
Tata Nexon EV Prime
Tata Tigor EV
Tata Tiago EV
MG Comet EV

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