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PMV Electric Car: Mumbai-based EV start-up PMV Electric has recently launched the microcar EAS-E (PMV Electric EaS-E). It is an electric car with a starting price of Rs 4.79 lakh (ex-showroom), making it the cheapest electric car in the personal mobility vehicle segment in India. However, it is not a pure passenger car. It can be called a quadricycle.
The company has started taking pre-orders of PMV Electric EaS-E. Any customer can book it for just Rs 2,000. PMV says that it has received more than 6,000 pre-orders from India and international markets. The Eas-E will be manufactured at the company's plant in Pune. PMV aims to start deliveries by mid-2023. Along with this, a warranty of 3 years/50,000 km is also being given.
The microcar is a two-seater quadricycle with only the driver's seat at the front. Behind it is a passenger seat. However, even then the PMV EAS-E has four doors, giving the option of two people to enter from either side. PMV has informed that the Eas-E will get a 48V lithium-iron-phosphate battery. PMV claims that the Eas-E can be charged in less than four hours.
There will be three range options in this microcar, which are 120km, 160km and 200km. PMV says that the cost of running the EAS-e will be less than 75 paise per km. It will get IP67-rated motor. Its motor can give an output of 13hp and 50Nm. It will be front wheel drive. PMV claims that the Eas-E can do 0-40kph in less than 5 seconds. Its top speed will be 70kph.