Electric Vehicles in India: News

09 Jul 2024


Mercedes to launch its most-expensive EV in India next year

Mercedes-Benz has revealed plans to introduce its most expensive electric SUV, the G580 with EQ Technology (or simply said, G-Wagon EV), in India next year.

18 Jun 2024


Hyundai to launch 4 new EVs in India by 2025

Hyundai has announced plans to introduce four new electric vehicle (EV) models in India, including the much-awaited CRETA EV, by the last quarter of fiscal 2025.

08 Jun 2024


VinFast VF e34 mid-size SUV begins testing in India

VinFast, a few months post the groundbreaking ceremony of its new factory in Tamil Nadu, has initiated testing of its cars on Indian roads.

05 Jun 2024


Mercedes-Benz EQA to debut in India on July 8

Mercedes-Benz is set to expand its electric vehicle (EV) portfolio in India with the launch of the EQA model on July 8.

04 Jun 2024

MG Motor

MG Bingo electric hatchback patented for India: What to expect

MG Motor is set to introduce several new models and updates to its existing range, marking a significant product overhaul.

01 Jun 2024

Tata Motors Ltd

Tata Motors's electric vehicle sales soar, R&D spending rises

Tata Motors has seen significant financial growth in the electric vehicle (EV) sector, with sales for FY24 reaching an impressive $1.1 billion.

24 May 2024

Ola Electric

Ola Electric patents removable battery design for light two-wheelers

Ola Electric, a key player in India's electric vehicle industry, has patented a design for a removable electric battery.

21 May 2024


BYD Seal electric sedan receives over 1,000 bookings in India

Chinese automaker BYD has reported over 1,000 bookings for its all-electric sedan, the Seal, in India.

02 May 2024


Ferrato Disruptor e-bike, with 129km range, launched at ₹1.60 lakh

Okaya's high-end electric two-wheeler brand, Ferrato, has entered the market with its first product, the Disruptor.

30 Apr 2024


BluSmart surpasses ₹500cr ARR, targets 10,000 EV fleet by year-end

BluSmart, a fully electric ride-hailing service provider in India, has achieved an annual run rate (ARR) exceeding ₹500 crore.

30 Apr 2024


Ampere launches Nexus electric scooter at ₹1.10 lakh: Check features

Greaves Electric Mobility's two-wheeler brand, Ampere, has launched its first premium electric scooter named the Ampere Nexus.

29 Apr 2024


Hyundai to launch 5 locally-made EVs in India by 2030

Hyundai has revealed its ambitious strategy to introduce five locally manufactured electric vehicle (EV) models in the Indian market by 2030.

25 Apr 2024


BMW i5 electric sedan launched in India at ₹1.2 crore

BMW has launched its i5 electric sedan in India. The premium EV is offered in a single M60 xDrive variant and costs ₹1.20 crore (ex-showroom).

13 Apr 2024

Electric Bikes

Okaya EV's Ferrato to unveil first electric motorcycle in India

Okaya EV, a homegrown electric vehicle manufacturer, is preparing to introduce its new high-end brand, Ferrato, in the Indian market.

08 Apr 2024


Indian passenger vehicle and two-wheeler sales surge in FY24

India's passenger vehicle and two-wheeler retail sales saw a significant rise in FY24 compared to FY23.

08 Apr 2024

Maruti Suzuki

Maruti Suzuki eVX SUV's launch delayed due to technical issues

Maruti Suzuki's highly anticipated eVX SUV, also known as YY8, has experienced a delay in its launch, due to complications with battery supply and software.

08 Apr 2024

MG Motor India

JSW Ventures to acquire 35% stake in MG Motor India

JSW Ventures, a subsidiary of the Indian conglomerate JSW Group, is planning to acquire a 35% share in MG Motor India.

06 Apr 2024

Ather Energy

Ather Rizta electric scooter goes official at ₹1.10 lakh

Ather Energy, a prominent player in the electric vehicle industry, has introduced its latest scooter, the Rizta, to the Indian market.

06 Apr 2024

Electric Bikes

Ultraviolette Automotive's new electric motorcycle to debut on April 24

Ultraviolette Automotive has announced plans to unveil a new electric motorcycle in India on April 24.

22 Mar 2024

Tata Motors Ltd

Tata Motors's Punch.ev named IPL 2024's official vehicle

Tata Motors has proudly announced its newest all-electric offering, the Punch.ev, as the official vehicle for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season.

21 Mar 2024

Ather Energy

Ather Energy delays electric bike launch to 2027: Here's why

Ather Energy, a prominent EV maker, has announced a delay in the launch of its first electric bike.

19 Mar 2024

MG Motor

MG Motor to showcase Cyberster electric sportscar in India tomorrow

MG Motor is gearing up to reveal its strategy for the much-anticipated Cyberster electric sportscar, at a Mumbai-based event tomorrow (March 20).

11 Mar 2024

Ather Energy

Ather Energy to introduce 'Halo' smart helmet on April 6

Ather Energy, an electric two-wheeler start-up, has teased its upcoming smart helmet, dubbed "Halo," in a mysterious video clip.

08 Mar 2024

Tata Motors Ltd

Tata Motors's EVs available with discounts up to Rs. 3.15L

This March, Tata Motors is offering enticing discounts and benefits on its entire range of electric vehicles (EVs).

08 Mar 2024


Centre denies FAME-II EV scheme extension beyond March 31

The Ministry of Heavy Industries has put an end to recent rumors, stating that the Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles in India (FAME-II) scheme will not be extended by four months.

07 Mar 2024


Komaki's new EV offers 100km range, costs under Rs. 70,000

Komaki Electric has re-launched its stylish Flora electric scooter in India, with an attractive price tag of Rs. 69,000 (ex-showroom).

07 Mar 2024

Ather Energy

Ather is now delivering its flagship 450 Apex EV

Ather Energy, a Bengaluru-based EV maker, has started the delivery of its limited-edition electric scooter, the 450 Apex, across India.

07 Mar 2024

Electric Bikes

Centre extends FAME-II EV scheme for 4 months

The Indian government has extended the FAME-II scheme (Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid & Electric Vehicles) by four months to ensure that the electric vehicle (EV) ecosystem is not disrupted.

06 Mar 2024


BYD Seal EV variants explained: Which one offers best value

Chinese automaker BYD or Build Your Dreams has launched its third EV, the Seal, in India with a starting price tag of Rs. 41 lakh (ex-showroom).

05 Mar 2024

MG Motor

MG Comet EV with quicker charging arrives at Rs. 8.2L

MG Motor India has revamped its Comet electric vehicle (EV) lineup, launching a quicker 7.4kW AC charger and adding new features to its higher-end trims.

05 Mar 2024


BYD's Seal EV launched in India at Rs. 41 lakh

Chinese brand BYD has introduced its latest electric vehicle for the Indian market, the Seal EV, today.

01 Mar 2024

Tork Kratos

Significant price cut for Tork Kratos R this March

Tork Motors, an EV manufacturer based in Pune, has announced a significant price cut for its Kratos R electric motorcycle.

29 Feb 2024

Hero MotoCorp

Hero VIDA V1 Plus EV reintroduced with cheaper price tag

Hero MotoCorp, India's largest bikemaker, has brought back the VIDA V1 Plus trim. The V1 Plus was initially launched with the V1 Pro but was later discontinued.

28 Feb 2024


BYD Seal to debut on March 5, bookings now open

BYD is now taking bookings for its upcoming Seal EV sedan, set to launch in India on March 5.

28 Feb 2024


JSW Group, Volkswagen in talks for 50-50 EV joint venture

JSW Group and Volkswagen are in talks about a 50-50 joint venture (JV), to tap into the growing electric vehicle (EV) market, according to insiders.

27 Feb 2024


Volvo to launch EX30, EX90 SUVs in India by 2025

Volvo, the Swedish automaker, is set to launch two new electric vehicles (EVs), the EX30 and EX90, in India by 2025.

24 Feb 2024


BYD Seal EV's specifications leaked before launch: What to expect

Chinese electric vehicle (EV) maker BYD is gearing up to launch its third offering, the Seal EV, in India on March 5.

23 Feb 2024

Ather Energy

Ather Energy updates 450X, 450S EVs with new features

Ather Energy has rolled out new updates for the 450X and 450S electric scooters, including a protective belt cover and a revamped Ather logo at the rear.

23 Feb 2024


Mercedes-Benz reverses EV plans, will manufacture fuel cars in 2030s

Mercedes-Benz has made a surprising shift in its electric vehicle (EV) strategy, revealing plans to continue manufacturing fuel-based cars well into the 2030s.

21 Feb 2024

Ather Energy

Ather Energy starts production of its most powerful EV

Ather Energy, the Bengaluru-based EV maker, has kicked off production of its most powerful electric scooter, the 450 Apex.

17 Feb 2024


Hyundai installs 11 DC fast charging stations for all EVs

South Korean automotive giant Hyundai is making strides in India by expanding its public electric vehicle (EV) charging network.

River Indie EV becomes costlier in India this February 

Bengaluru's EV start-up, River, has updated the price of its popular electric scooter, the Indie.

08 Feb 2024

Tata Motors Ltd

Tata Nexon EV available with Rs. 1L discount this month

Tata Motors is offering discounts of up to Rs. 1 lakh on its new and updated Nexon EV this month.

08 Feb 2024


BMW to launch all-electric i5 in India by March

BMW is gearing up to expand its EV lineup in India. The newest to join the all-electric range will be the new-generation i5 e-sedan.

04 Feb 2024

Ola Electric

Is Ola S1 X (4kWh) better than the Ather 450S

Ola Electric has introduced a new top-end variant for its most affordable offering, the S1 X. The new version now features a larger 4kWh battery pack and costs Rs. 1.1 lakh (ex-showroom).