The petrol variant of the Citroen C3 comes with a 1.2-litre engine.
Its price ranges between Rs 5.70 lakh to Rs 8.05 lakh ex-showroom.
Another cheap electric car is going to be launched next year.
New Delhi. French automaker Citroen is all set to enter the budget EV segment in India with an electric variant of the C3 hatchback. Although the company has not confirmed this yet, a report by CarAndBike has claimed that the Citroen C3 electric car could be launched in March. The petrol model of this car was launched in July. Its price ranges from Rs 5.70 lakh to Rs 8.05 lakh ex-showroom.
The electric variant of the Citroen C3 may cost more than the petrol model. The all-electric C3 could be priced between Rs 9-12 lakh. With this price tag, the hatchback will be one of the cheapest electric cars in the Indian market. The company has so far managed to keep the engine specs of the upcoming all-electric car a secret.
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Its petrol model comes with good features
The petrol variant of the Citroen C3 comes with a 1.2-litre engine, this engine produces 80.46 bhp power at 5,750 rpm and 115 Nm of torque at 3,750 rpm. The electric car market in India is set to witness a number of exciting launches next year ranging from budget to luxury options.
This will also be the cheapest electric car
Apart from Citroen, another cheap electric car is going to be launched in the Indian market next year. This car will be the Tata Altroz EV. Recently the company has disclosed this. Tata Motors, the largest company in the Indian electric car segment, unveiled the pre-production unit of the electric hatchback at the 2020 Auto Expo.
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Know what will be the price of Altroz EV
The Altroz EV is expected to come with a powertrain that we have already seen on the Nexon EV. However, the specifications can be slightly tuned for the Altroz. The Nexon’s 30.2 kW battery pack powers a single 129-hp electric motor. The electric Altroz is also likely to come with several feature upgrades as compared to the ICE Altroz currently on sale. The price of this car can also be between Rs 10-12 lakh.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : September 13, 2022, 16:09 IST