Citroën eC3 Booking Starts in India: French car company Citroën is all set to create a ruckus in the budget electric car segment in the Indian market. Yes, the bookings for the Citroën EC3 have started and now its price will also be revealed in a few days. You can also book the Citroën C3 Electric online or at a Citroën dealership for a token amount of Rs 25,000, coming to give tough competition to the Tata Tiago EV in the electric hatchback segment. Let us now tell you all the details including the expected price of the Citroën EC3.
Citroen eC3 entry level electric car
The Citroën EC3 is said to be the entry-level hatchback in India, with a starting price of less than Rs 10 lakh. Currently, there is Tata Tiago EV in this segment, whose price ranges from Rs 8.49 lakh to Rs 11.79 lakh (ex-showroom).
How powerful is the Citroen eC3?
The Citroën EC3 will be offered in two variants such as Live and Feel, which will be powered by a 29.2kWh battery pack. Its electric motor will generate 57 bhp power and 143 newton meter torque. You get 7 years/140000 kms warranty on battery pack, 5 years/100000 kms warranty on electric motor and 3 years/125000 kms warranty on vehicle.
How powerful is the Citroen eC3, single charge range and speed
The Citroën C3 Electric has a battery range of up to 320 km on a single charge and a top speed of up to 107kmph. The company says that it can accelerate from 0-60kmph in just 6.8 seconds. The car has two driving modes like Eco and Standard and is equipped with regenerative braking system.
How long does it take for the Citroen eC3 to be fully charged?
The Citroën EC3 will be offered with 2 charger options, one is a DC fast charger and the other is a 3.3kW on-board AC charger. This car can be charged up to 80 percent in just one hour with a DC charger and you can fully charge it at home in 10-11 hours with an AC charger.
Citroen eC3 equipped with a lot of features
The Citroen C3 Electric comes equipped with 10.2-inch touchscreen infotainment system, wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support, 4-speaker sound system, height-adjustable driver seat, connected car technology, ABS with EBD, dual airbags and many more.