Mahindra & Mahindra, one of the country’s largest automobile companies, has forayed into the personal electric vehicle segment with the new XUV400 EV. It is to be launched on Thursday. It is similar to the electric variant of the XUV300 subcompact SUV but some changes can be made in its design.
The XUV400 EV could be over four meters in length and offer more space inside, which would be better than the petrol or diesel versions of the car. If the length of electric cars is less than four meters tax Do not get the benefit of discount. In comparison, there are Tata Nexon EV and MG ZS EV in the market. The ex-showroom price of the new car could be around Rs 14.80 lakh. Its teaser is indicating the front design. Electric vehicles do not require a normal grille and hence the XUV400 gets a different type of grille. It gets LED headlight and daytime lights, which are borrowed from the XUV300.
It could have features like auto climate control, auto headlights, rain sensing wipers and drive modes. Apart from this, the company can also offer a better touchscreen infotainment system and digital instrument console. Measures are being taken to promote electric vehicles in many states. Recently, the Rajasthan government has implemented a new electric vehicle policy giving grants to EV buyers. Under this, the state government EV 40 crore has been approved for the purchase of Rs.
The objective of this policy is to increase the number of electric vehicles in the state. Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot had announced this policy in the state budget. The state government has issued a notification to implement the Rajasthan Electric Vehicle Policy (REVP). The draft of this policy was approved a few months back. To encourage the purchase of EVs, the state government will give exemption in State Goods and Services Tax (SGST). Incentives are also being given by the central government for electric vehicles. Some foreign automobile companies are also launching their EV models in this market.