No plan to hike Kona EV prices: Hyundai
The automaker, which is looking to drive in a mass market electric vehicle (EV) over the next two-three years, said it will look to increase localisation to keep the price of the model under check to offset impact of increased customs duty. Kona Electric is currently priced at Rs 23.71 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
Hyundai likely to go more local for electric vehicles
When the company launches more affordable mass-market EVs, it plans to localise as much content as it does for its conventional vehicles, which is over 90%, he said. The company has been talking with potential suppliers to increase localised content. It is also contacting global battery suppliers, including LG Chem.
Government hikes duty on import of electric vehicles by 5-15%
Government has increased custom duty on imports of battery-powered vehicles between 5% and 15%.
India has 150 million drivers, but only 8,000 of them want electric cars
The segment still isn’t making meaningful strides more than 4 years after the govt started promoting e-cars.
Hyundai Kona: India's 'First Fully Electric SUV' at Rs 25.3 lakh launched
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Hyundai to launch electric SUV 'Kona' in India in July
Hyundai is also planning to launch a brand news Grand i10 soon after that.
Hyundai Kona EV explodes and causes a garage fire
The Kona EV reportedly exploded – blowing the garage door off in the process,said the report by Electrek.
Hyundai initiates feasibility study for fuel cell electric vehicles in India
The company has initiated a feasibility study for fuel cell electric vehicles in the country and promises to being a solution with zero emissions, he added. Fuel cell electric vehicles are free from all kind of green house gas emissions. Earlier this year, Hyundai had launched fully-electric SUV Kona in the country.
Hyundai's full electric SUV Kona gets 120 bookings in 10 days
HMIL National Sales Head Vikas Jain said the confirmed 120 orders for the long range electric SUV in just 10 days of its launch.
Hyundai launches Kona Electric priced at Rs 25.3 lakh
The Kona Electric has a range of 452 km on full charge. The Kona Electric gets charged in 6.10 hours with an AC charger. The DC fast charger can charge the car up to 80% in 57 mins.
Mahindra e-Verito not good enough? Govt may soon include the Rs. 23.71 lakh Hyundai Kona in its fleet
The Hyundai Kona is fitted with a 39.2 kWh lithium-ion battery pack.
Hyundai slashes Kona electric price by Rs 1.58 lakh to Rs 23.71 lakh
The reduced Kona Electric price is effective from August 1, 2019, Hyundai Motor India said in a statement.
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