Upcoming Top 5 Electric/Hybrid Cars 2018 in India

Hybrid-Electric vehicles are increasing demand in the globe. A hybrid car is comprised of an electric motor which in turn is equipped by burning any type of fuel in the internal combustion. Green and clean fuel has become a necessity in these days, to control the growing pollution. It is a true that we have relied more on LPG and CNG instead of electric energy. Hybrid-Electric cars come with latest technology and give extreme mileages. Here the list of top 5 electric/hybrid cars in India.

  1. Toyota Prius

Top 5 Electric/Hybrid Cars

Toyota Prius comes with a 1.8-litre 4 cylinder twin cam petrol engine that uses the sealed Nickel Metal Hydride battery. The engine produces the maximum power of 97bhp and 142Nm of torque. It is paired to electrically control continuously variable transmission. Toyota Prius is built on Toyota’s New Global Architecture (TNGA) platform. It received the high-tensile strength steel in the construction. There is also high-strength and lightweight hot-stamp components lend high rigidity of 980Mpa. It comprises of EV, ECO and POWER drive moods.

Price Ex-showroom, Delhi Rs 38.1 lakh – Rs 39.8 lakh
Engine 1.8-litre 4 cylinder twin cam petrol
Transmission CVT automatic
  1. Mahindra e2o

Top 5 Electric/Hybrid Cars

Mahindra e2o is an urban hatchback, offered in three variants- T01, T2 and T20. It is powered with 48V lithium ion battery. The powerful engine produces the peak power of 25bhp and 53Nm of torque. You can quick charge the maintenance free battery in an hour’s time. The car can travel up to 120kms in a single charge and provides the top speed around 80kmph. Automatic transmission is installed in it. Mahindra e2ohas a large touch-screen interface and monochrome digital speed information pod.

Price Ex-showroom, Delhi Rs 5.96 lakh – Rs 7.19 lakh
Engine 48V lithium ion battery
Transmission Automatic
  1. BMW i8

Top 5 Electric/Hybrid Cars

BMW i8 is a most expensive and luxury sports car. BMW i8 is equipped with 1.5-litre petrol plus 7.1kWh electric motor. In the year 2015, the car has been awarded the World Green Car at the World Car Awards. BMW i8 Sport mode generates mid-range acceleration from 80 – 120Km/h in just 2.6 seconds. It gives the top-speed of 250Km/h. BMW i8 gets the 6-speed automatic transmission. It is one of the most thrilling ca, designed in a futuristic manner.

Price Ex-showroom, Delhi Rs 2.29 crores
Engine 1.5-litre petrol + 7.1kWh electric motor
Transmission 6-speed automatic
  1. Maruti Suzuki Ciaz SHVS

Top 5 Electric/Hybrid Cars

Maruti Suzuki Ciaz SHVS commonly known as Smart Hybrid Vehicle. It is being offered with integrated starter generator and a larger capacity battery with start-stop technology. Maruti Suzuki Ciaz SHVS has five-speed manual transmission. The latest technology helps reduce the fuel consumption by switching off the engine. It comes with minor cosmetic updates in exterior side. Maruti Suzuki Ciaz SHVS has simple-understated design language with subtle body kit and a rather chunky boot-lid spoiler.

Price Ex-showroom, Delhi Rs 8.62 lakh – Rs 10.66 lakh
Engine 1.5-litres
Transmission 5-speed manual
  1. Toyota Camry hybrid

Top 5 Electric/Hybrid Cars

Toyota Camry hybrid is powered with 2494cc, 2AR-FXE 4 cylinder petrol engine plus Nickel Metal Hydride battery. It comprises of E, EV and Normal drive mode. Toyota Camry hybrid is paired to six-speed electronically continuously variable transmission. It is equipped with modern features like 3-zone climate control, cooled front seats, cruise control, powered rear seats with recline, a rear armrest, air conditioning and wireless smart phone charger.

Price Ex-showroom, Delhi Rs 30.9 lakh
Engine 2494cc, 2AR-FXE 4 cylinder petrol

6-speed CVT