Mahindra Electric, the brand that sits under Mahindra & Mahindra has launched the e2o Plus at Rs 5.46 lakh (ex showroom, Delhi, including all government incentives) in India. The e2o Plus is based on country’s first electric e2o hatchback, but sits on a longer wheelbase with a spacious cabin. The Mahindra e2o Plus is available in four variants - P2 Fleet, P4, P6, P8, where the price range between Rs 5.46 lakh to Rs 8.46 lakh (ex showroom).
Speaking of the exterior, the four-door e2o Plus retains the same design as that of the sibling e2o. To accommodate four doors, you will find a dip near the C-pillar in the e2o has been elongated. As compared to the e2o, the e2o Plus is longer by 310mm in length, 61mm wider and 25mm taller with a longer wheelbase of 300mm. The front fascia sports an all-new grille and edged by projector headlamps, just as the two-door e2o. Going through the side profile, you will see a unique wave in the window line at the rear door, while at the rear, it gets a new roof-mounted spoiler and LED taillamps that are vertically stacked. It gets a small 135-litre boot, which is good enough for small luggage bags.
As for the key features of the e2o, it gets regenerative braking, easy home charging, hill assist, reverse camera and REVive – a first in the world feature that can be activated at a rare occasion running low on energy, provides extra 5 to 10 km of range.
The top-end e2o Plus draws its power from company’s latest electric drive train technology that is a 72V battery pack that can do 140 km of range with just one full charge. The battery generates a power output of 41 hp at 3,500 rpm and 91 Nm at 2,500 rpm with a standard direct drive eCVT automatic transmission, just like the two-door sibling.
Earlier, Mahindra also launched eVerito sedan, which is a full electric sedan with a climed 110 km of range.