Hyundai is engaged on a low-cost mass-market compact SUV that will likely be electrical and is anticipated to be launched in India by 2022.
- Last Updated: March 25, 2020, 9:44 AM IST
After being the primary producer to launch an electrical SUV in India within the type of the Hyundai Kona, the automaker is engaged on its subsequent electrical SUV providing. This time round it will be a mass-market low-cost compact SUV which, upon its anticipated to launch in 2022, will compete towards the likes of the Tata Nexon EV.
In order to make their subsequent electrical SUV competitively priced, Hyundai might take a look at the localisation of battery and inside parts and take a look at manufacturing it in India. Upon launch, the electrical SUV might ship a variety of as much as 300 km per cost.
Given the timeline, Hyundai might be working in direction of making a model new platform from scratch which might even be modular and versatile structure. This would assist the corporate make extra value and production-efficient fashions within the close to future, one thing just like what Tata Motors has accomplished with its ALFA platform for electrical automobiles.
Currently, the Hyundai Kona Electric competes towards the MG ZS EV. However, the Tata Nexon EV is likely to be priced decrease than these two vehicles, the Mahindra eKUV100 is priced even decrease. Expect the brand new Hyundai electrical SUV to be positioned a bit decrease than the Nexon EV, however larger than the Mahindra eKUV100.