Chinese automaker BYD (Construct Your Fantasies) has uncovered the Atto 3 EV SUV in the Indian market today. While the value declaration is scheduled for the following month, the organization has begun having bookings for the electric SUV for a symbolic measure of Rs 50,000. Conveyances for the initial 500 units will start from January 2023.
It is the second model from BYD for India, after the e6 MPV, which was as of late made accessible to private purchasers. The SUV will come to India as a CKD unit and will be gathered at the carmaker’s Sriperumbudur office close to Chennai.
It gets a blanked-off silver grille at the front with BYD lettering in the middle, and it is flanked by smooth headlights with wing-molded Drove Daytime Running Lights. The SUV has a wipe profile with shut down wheel curves and a solitary conspicuous shoulder line. It highlights 18-inch five-talked, double tone combination haggles remarkable silver completion on the C-support point.
At the back, the SUV flaunts a spotless search for the rear end with full-length Drove tail-lights, a rooftop mounted spoiler, a huge “Form Your Fantasies” lettering and a thick double tone guard.
The EV estimates 4,445mm long, 1,875mm in width and 1,615mm in width, has a wheelbase of 2,720mm and a boot limit of 440 liters. This makes it 132mm longer than the MG ZS EV and 275mm longer than the Hyundai Kona EV.
The Atto 3 highlights colorfully styled insides with entryway mounted round speakers, peculiar air-con vents and a 12.8-inch pivoting focal screen, like the one found on the BYD e6. It is liberally prepared as well and gets generally Driven lighting, an all encompassing sunroof, fueled back end, a remote telephone charger, a 5-inch computerized instrument group, Macintosh CarPlay and Android Auto, engineered calfskin upholstery, controlled front driver and front seats and multi-hued surrounding lighting.
As far as wellbeing, the SUV gets a 360-degree camera, ABS, ESC, footing control, slope drop control and upwards of 7 airbags, including a middle airbag for the driver. It additionally gloats of ADAS elements, for example, programmed crisis slowing down, blind spot checking, path keep help, versatile voyage control and front and back crash advance notice.
The Atto 3 depends on the carmaker’s e-stage 3.0 and is accessible in India with a solitary Edge battery pack choice. The 60.48kWh battery pack offers an ARAI-guaranteed driving scope of 521km (100% 5%). Worldwide, the Atto 3 likewise gets a more modest 49.92kWh battery pack.
BYD says the Atto 3 is viable with a 80kW DC quick charger that can charge the Atto 3 from 0 percent to 80 percent in a short time. In the mean time, utilizing a Sort 2 AC charger, the battery pack can be topped up in around 10 hours. The Atto 3 likewise accompanies Vehicle to Load capability with a power result of 3.3kW, and that implies that the battery pack can be utilized to charge outside electrical machines. BYD will give clients a 7kW AC home charger alongside a 3kW AC convenient charging box.
As referenced previously, the Atto 3 will assume any resemblance of other EV SUVs like the MG ZS EV and the Hyundai Kona EV. Although not an immediate opponent, the Atto 3 will likewise see rivalry from the Tata Nexon EV Max.