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Mahindra e2o Plus 4 door electric car launch price INR 5.46 lakh – Photos

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Mahindra e2o Plus electric car receives a name which stands for ‘Energy to Oxygen and Plus’ promising zero emission, low running cost and efficient home charging. It receives superior styling features and increased range while it is pegged as a more practical family car than its 2 door e2o.

Mahindra e20 Plus is launched in three variants – P2, P4, P6 and P8. It is India’s only electric 4 door hatchback and falls into a price category of other hatchbacks such as the Maruti Baleno, Hyundai Elite i20, Honda Jazz and Volkswagen Polo. Ideally suited for a small family of 4, the Mahindra e2o Plus is priced from INR 5.46 to INR 8.46 lakhs, after FAME susidies from government. Below is variant-wise price;

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P4 – INR 5.46 lakh
P6 – INR 5.95 lakh
P8 – INR 8.46 lakh

PS – P2 price was not revealed at the launch event.

Identical in design to the current e2o, Mahindra e2o Plus is a four door model as against the two door e20. It gets a front grill as seen on Mahindra’s new SUVs while C Pillar gets extended to accommodate extra doors. Projector headlamp, rear spoiler and new LED tail lamps are also evident while interiors boast of a quality material, a digital instrument cluster, touchscreen infotainment system and smartphone integration. It also gets navigation system and climate control.

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Mahindra e2o Plus measures 3,590mm in length, 1,575mm in width and 1,585mm in height. It has ground clearance of 170mm and sits on a wheelbase of 2,258mm. Interior space is at a premium while boot space now stands at 135 liters. Mahindra e2o Plus commands unladen kerb weight of 939 kgs while gross weight stands at 1,259 kgs where the P2 to P6 is concerned going upto 991 kgs unladen kerb weight and 1,311 kgs gross weight on the top end P8 variant.

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Sporting disc brakes in front and drum brakes at the rear, the Mahindra e2o Plus receives Mac Pherson Strut type independent suspension with coaxial spring in the front and Twin Pivot Trailing Arm with Coaxial spring Damper at the rear. It sits on 14” wheel rims fitted with 165/60/R14 tyres.

Charging the car can be done are via a 3 kW single phase 16 Amp charger which takes 6 hours on the P2, P4 and P6 variants and 9 hours on the P8 variant while fast charge via a 10kW 3 phase 32 Amp charger can be accomplished in 75 minutes and 90 minutes respectively. Top speed stands at 80 kmph on the 3 base variants going upto 85 kmph on the P8 while acceleration from 0 to 40 kmph is accomplished in 6.3 seconds and 5.2 seconds respectively.

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Mahindra e2o Plus is the company fourth electric model following the e20, eVerito and recently launched eSupro passenger and goods carrier.

Tech Specs

Variant P2/P4/P6 P8
Body Type    
Body Type Hatch Back Hatch Back
Seating Capacity 4 4
Battery    
Capacity 210AH 210 Ah
Technology Lithium Ion Lithium Ion
No of Modules 16 23
No of Cells 48 69
On-board power 11 16
Battery Weight 84 121
  Excluding packaging materials, Bus bar, Harness and other accessories Excluding packaging materials, Bus bar, Harness and other accessories
Gear Box    
Type Direct Drive Direct Drive
No of Forward Ratios 2 2
Gear Ratios 10.83:1 8.64:1
Motor    
Construction 3 Phase AC Induction Motors 3 Phase AC Induction Motors ( P2 Long Core)
Power 19KW @ 3500 rpm 30 kW @ 3500 rpm
Torque 70Nm @ 1050 rpm 91Nm @ 2500 rpm
Controller 600 Amp 550 Amp
Dimensions    
Overall Length 3590 mm 3590 mm
Overall Width 1575 mm 1575 mm
Overall Height 1585 mm 1585 mm
Minimum Ground Clearance 170mm 170mm
Wheel Base 2258 mm 2258 mm
Track 1312 mm 1312 mm
Boot Space 135 Ltrs 135 Ltrs
Weight    
Unladen Kerb weight 939 KG 991 KG
Gross Weight 1259 1311
Brakes    
Front Disc Disc
Rear Drum Drum
Parking Brake Manual Manual
Steering    
Assisted Electric Electric
Turning Radius 4.35 4.35
No of Steering Wheel turns 2 turns 2 turns
Suspension    
 

Front

Mac Pherson Strut type independent suspension with coaxial spring. Mac Pherson Strut type independent suspension with coaxial spring.
 

Rear

Twin Pivot Trailing Arm with Coaxial spring Damper Twin Pivot Trailing Arm with Coaxial spring Damper
Tyre    
Wheel Rim Size 14″ 14″
Tyre Dimesion 165/60/R14 165/60/R14
Spare Wheel 155/70/R13 155/70/R13
Range    
Driving Range 110 KM 140KM
Standardised Consumption 88 Wh 99 Wh
Revive 5 Km 10 Km
Charging @ 30 Degree Celsius    
3 KW single Phase 16 Amp Charger 6 Hrs 9 Hrs
10KW 3 Phase 32 Amp charger 75 Mins( 95%) 90 Mins( 95%)
Performance    
Gradability 10 deg 10.5 deg
Top Speed 80KMPH 85KMPH
0-40 KMPH 6.3 Sec 5.2 Sec
0-60 KMPH 14.1 Sec 9.5 Sec

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