BYD India, an auxiliary of the Chinese electric carmaker BYD (Build Your Dreams), has dispatched the new e6 – an all-electric MPV – valued at Rs 29.15 lakh. For the present, it is accessible just as a business vehicle, and for an extra Rs 45,000, BYD will likewise give a 7kW charger. While there are plans to offer the e6 to private purchasers later on, no substantial timetable has been reported.
The BYD e6 is a five-seater electric MPV that is based on the carmaker’s e-Platform. The MPV has a 71.7kWh lithium iron phosphate battery that sends 95hp, 180Nm to a solitary electric engine, taking into consideration a 130kph maximum velocity. It is likewise fit for recovering energy from as low as 2kph.
While the e6’s exhibition figures probably won’t be amazing, particularly considering its value point, the MPV is tuned more for proficiency. BYD claims a solitary charge can give a consolidated WLTC tried scope of up to 415km – not to be mistaken for the more thorough WLTP test cycle. This number increments to 520km per charge on the WLTC city cycle. The MPV additionally upholds DC quick charging that permits it to charge from 30-80 percent shortly.
Shrirang Joshi, Sales Head-Electric Passenger Vehicle, BYD India Private Limited said, “We are very glad to at last bring our worldwide tried All-New e6 to the Indian market. Zeroing in on security, unwavering quality, inside space just as financial reasonability, we feel that the All-New e6 will be a hit in the Indian B2B market. We have likewise centered around working on the driving involvement in probably the top tier highlights both as far as driving solace and inside highlights. The all out cost of possession will colossally help our clients and the portion, generally. Excited to be a piece of India’s EV upheaval, we will carry out more item goes later on.”
The new BYD e6 electric MPV is presented with highlights like LED daytime running lights and LED taillamps. Within, it gets cowhide situates, a 6-way movable driver and front seats, a 10.1-inch rotatable touchscreen infotainment framework with Bluetooth and Wifi network, and a CN95 air filtration framework. BYD offers a vehicle guarantee of 3 years or 125,000 km, a battery cell guarantee of 8 years or 5,00,000 km, and an engine guarantee of 8 years or 1,50,000 km. The organization is likewise setting its vendor network in the significant Indian urban areas where the e6 electric MPV will be sold. For the e6, BYD India is quick to offer clients a vehicle guarantee of three years/1,25,000 km, battery cell guarantee of eight years/5,00,000 km and an engine guarantee of eight years/1,50,000 km.
Most importantly, the e6 MPV might be presented in eight refers to – Delhi NCR, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Ahmedabad, Kochi and Chennai. The carmaker is at present reenforcing its seller network across these areas.