Lotus Cars, the British sports car manufacturer, has made its India debut with the launch of its first electric SUV, the Eletre. The Eletre is priced at Rs. 2.55 crore (ex-showroom) and will be available in three variants: Eletre, Eletre S, and Eletre R.
The Eletre is powered by a dual-motor electric powertrain that produces up to 600 horsepower and 710 Nm of torque. It can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 2.95 seconds and has a top speed of 265 km/h. The Eletre is equipped with a 112 kWh battery pack that gives it a range of up to 600 km on a single charge.
The Eletre comes standard with a host of features, including a 15.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system, a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster, a 15-speaker KEF-sourced sound system, a four-zone climate control system, a panoramic sunroof, and a head-up display. The Eletre S and Eletre R variants get additional features, such as a carbon fiber aerodynamic kit, 22-inch alloy wheels, a sports suspension, and a more powerful electric powertrain with up to 900 horsepower and 985 Nm of torque.
The Eletre features a bold and aggressive design that is reminiscent of Lotus’ sports cars. It has a long and low hood, a sleek roofline, and muscular proportions. The Eletre also has a number of unique design elements, such as its active grille, split headlights, and illuminated taillights.
The Lotus Eletre is a highly anticipated electric SUV that is sure to make a splash in the Indian market. It is a well-rounded package that offers a combination of performance, luxury, and technology. The Eletre is also backed by a reputable brand, which is always a plus.
Key Features of the Lotus Eletre
- Dual-motor electric powertrain with up to 600 horsepower and 710 Nm of torque
- 0 to 100 km/h acceleration in 2.95 seconds
- Top speed of 265 km/h
- Range of up to 600 km on a single charge
- 15.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system
- 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster
- 15-speaker KEF-sourced sound system
- Four-zone climate control system
- Panoramic sunroof
- Head-up display
- Suite of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS)
Pricing and Availability
The Lotus Eletre is priced at Rs. 2.55 crore (ex-showroom) and will be available in three variants: Eletre, Eletre S, and Eletre R. It will be sold in India through Exclusive Motors in New Delhi.