Due to increasing pollution in India, car companies are now ready to launch electric cars. Even though, Mahindra - first electric car maker of the country - could not get a good response, many car companies are desperate to launch their electric cars in India after the US, Japan and France.

Find these 3 superb electric cars which are ready to be launched in India soon



1 Hyundai Ioniq Electric Car

Hyundai Ioniq Electric Car is ready for a launch in India and it is speculated to be launched by the end of the year

Hyundai Motors has started production of its new electric car - the Ioniq in the US since the beginning of 2017. The Hyundai Ioniq comes equipped with a 28 kWh lithium- ion polymer battery which, once charged, travels up to 200 km.

The electric motor fitted in this car generates 88 kW (120 PS) of power and 295 Nm of torque. The battery of this car takes just 33 minutes to charge up to 80 per cent.       

2 Volkswagen e-Golf Electric Car

E-Golf Electric Car by Volkswagen is another already popular e-car ready for an Indian launch

The Volkswagen e-Golf comes fitted with an electric motor of 115 hp, which travels up to 83 miles or 133 km on full charge. In this car, three drive modes are provided as features - Normal, Eco and Eco +. At the same time, Front Assist, Park Pilot and Park Assist modes have also been given.

3 Nissan Leaf Electric Car :

Nissan Leaf is also a hot and happening electric car highly popular in USA and soon be launched in India

The Nissan Leaf compact 5- door hatchback electric car was first introduced in Japan, after which it was launched in the US in December 2010. Due to its growing demand, the company had also launched this car in European countries and Canada in 2010.

Now it is expected that it can be launched in India very soon. The electric motor fitted in the Nissan Leaf generates 80 kW of power and 280 Nm of torque. Once charged, this car can travel up to 172 km. The price of the Nissan Leaf 2017 model is $ 30,380 or Rs 20.8 lakh approximately.