Evidently, the demand for electric vehicles is increasing in the world so in India. Seeing the emerging market apart from conventional automobile makers, other companies are also striving to enter into this sector. Joining the rally, Ola has unveiled the first look of its upcoming electric car.
Last year, under its Electric Vehicles venture Ola launched two electric scooters, Ola S1 and Ola S1 Pro. Now the company’s Chairman and Group CEO Bhavish Agarwal has shared the concept image of the company’s introductory electric car. The concept image of the Ola electric car is very eye- catchy and it looks like the company has made some serious efforts while designing it.
What do we know, so far?
The concept image shared by the company’s CEO Bhavish Aggarwal looks quite futuristic and its design is receiving mixed reactions while attracting a lot of people.
- From the design, it is visible that the car will get sleek LED headlamps, a sloppy windshield and sporty alloy wheels.
- Front grilles and door handles will not be seen in the Ola electric car.
- According to media reports, the Ola electric car will be developed on the skateboard platform. This type of base structure has been specially developed for the electric motor, under the hood batteries and other electric components.
- It is believed that its battery range will not be much, that is, it will be launched for day-to-day use, in which fast charging technology can be seen and people will be able to charge it quickly at home.
The segment of this car:
At this initial stage, the company has not provided any specific information in the public domain regarding the segment of this car. However, if we go by some leaks, it can be a hatchback or compact SUV segment car, which will a direct competition to Tata Tigor Electric and Tata Nexon EV. The expected price of the Ola electric car is between Rs 10 to 15 lakhs.