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Upcoming Electric Cars in Nepal

Written by Roshan Bhattarai · 4 min read >

Are you looking for a vehicle update, why not choose an electric vehicle this time? If yes, then this article may help you in many ways. Electric vehicles are one of the growing trends today. In Nepal too, with the decrease in taxes for electric vehicles, the market of electric vehicles is booming up these days. Here, in this article, we have prepared a list of the upcoming electric cars in Nepal

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Electric cars are those cars that are either partially or fully powered by electric power. The battery is the source of power for an electric car. Affordable prices, low operating costs, and tax rates are attracting Nepal towards electric vehicles. Moreover, electric vehicles are Eco friendly too.

They have lower gas emissions and less sound pollution than fuel vehicles. Nepal’s government is also planning for installing electric vehicle charging stations all over Nepal. Thus, let’s know which electric cars are launching in the coming days in Nepal.

Here is the list of upcoming electric cars in Nepal

Many international electric vehicles are launching these days. The most awaited electric cars like Nisan Leaf EV, Tata Nexon Electric, BYD e6 have launched in Nepal recently. And, other international models are expected to be launched in the coming days. Now without delay, let’s talk about the upcoming electric cars in Nepal.

Hyundai Ioniq 5 EV

First, let’s talk about the Hyundai Ioniq-5. Hyundai Ioniq-5 is an electric car with two battery options 58 kWh and 72.6 kWh. Its Smart Remote Parking Assist assists you to make your car parking easier and safe. Moreover, Hyundai Ioniq-5 has an auto-flush outside the handle system, which makes this car very stylish. In addition, you can also open the outside handles of the car by simply touching the handles and it will flush out.

To make your travel comfortable, it also has a “Relaxation, Comfort Seat” mode. And, Hyundai Ioniq-5 helps you to relax in your car when you are charging the car or want to rest. Definitely, it is one of the best electric vehicles in Hyundai.

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Wheelbase3000 mm Wheel size: 20 inch
Height1661 millimeter (mm)
Driving ModeRear-wheel Drive and Alloy wheel drive
Battery OptionsSmall Battery: 58 kWh | Large battery: 72.6 kWh
RangeLarge battery:  470 to 480 kilometers on a full charge
Motor Options125 kW, 53 kW, 120 kW, and 173 kW
Max Torque443 Newton Meter (NM)
Acceleration0 to 100 km in 5.2 sec
Top Speed185 kilometers per hour
Charge5 to 80 percent in 18 minutes
ClassCompact Crossover SUV
Body Style5-Door SUV (Sport Utility Vehicle)
PlatformHyundai Electric Global Modular Platform

Harmonious Gaia Gx 8

Nowadays, many electric cars are being imported to Nepal from China. Further continuing the process New Chinese electric car Harmonious Gaia GX8 is launching soon in Nepal. Gaia Solar engaged in changing steadily deteriorating environment and invested huge capital on researching one kind of clean and sustainable energy. With the noble mission, it has become a famous brand in the concentrated solar power industry. GX8 will be one of the cheapest cars available in Nepal.

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Body size: L*W*H (mm)3450*1550*1630
Wheel Base (mm)2260
Ground clearance (mm)170
Total mileage 150-200 km
Maximum Speed60kmph
One time electric generating Mileage (Km)100-120
Solar panel generating Mileage (Km)50
Charging mode and timeSlow charge 6 to 8 h
Power consumption (Kwh/100Km)6KWH
Battery rated voltage12 v
Number of batteries5
Motor typeAC
Rated Power motor4 kW
Peak torque70 NM

Peugeot 2008 EV

Another car that is upcoming in Nepal is Peugeot 2008 EV. PEUGEOT e-2008 SUV boasts the same powerful, fluid, and generous lines as the combustion versions. Its 100 kW engine (136bhp) provides instant acceleration with immediate engine torque of 260Nm. Moreover, it provides the pleasure of flexible, dynamic, and silent driving.

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Acceleration 0 -100 km/h8.5 sec
Length*width*Height4300mm * 1770mm* 1530mm
Battery Capacity50 kWh useable 45 kWh
Total Torque260 Nm
Total Power100 kW (136 PS)
Top Speed150 km/h
Electric Range250 km

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Huaihai VN2 

The VN2 model has accumulated 6 rounds of 200,000 km reliability verification and 13 kinds of limit road conditions. Moreover, it has 8-10 times road strengthening coefficient, and the strength and durability of each system have been fully verified.

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ConfigurationValue TypeMountain Special TypeNew Casual TypeNew Urban TypeElite Type
Battery TypeLead AcidLead Acid/LithiumLead Acid/LithiumLead Acid/LithiumLithium
L×W×H (mm)3500×1500×1540
Wheelbase (mm)2345
Number of seats(2)4
Min. Ground Clearance (Full Load) (mm)≥120
Tire Specifications155/65 R13155/65 R14155/65 R14155/65 R14155/65 R14
Motor Type AC Asynchronous
Rated Power (kW) motor3.55445
Max Speed4555505055
Battery Capacity7.27.2/7.67.2/7.67.2/7.67.6
Braking SystemFront disc/rear drum
Suspension System (F/R)(F/R ) McPherson Independent Suspension/Trailing Arm Independent Suspension
Drive ModeRear-Engine Rear-drive
Constant Speed Maximum Range110110110110110
Charging way and timeSlow Charging 6-8 Hours

Mahindra Ekuv100

Another car on our list is the Mahindra Ekuv 100. The Mahindra Ekuv 100 is manufactured by Indian automaker Mahindra. It is a mini SUV-based EV or Electric vehicle. It was launched at the Auto Expo 2020 in India. The electric variant of Mahindra has yielded a new brand image to Mahindra.

Mahindra Ekuv 100 comes under the SUV class style and design. It is a mini SUV that runs on electrical energy. The 15.9 kWh Li-ion battery is the source of energy that runs the car. Also, the car has an electric range of 147 km. It can charge up to 80% in 60 minutes.

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SpecificationsMahindra E-KUV 100
Class of BodyMini SUV
Style of bodySUV
Layout of bodyWheel Drive
Power Output54 Hp, 54 PS, 120 NM
Battery Capacity15.9 kWh Lithium-ion
Electric Range147 km
Max Torque120 Nm
Charge Time80% in 60 minutes
PriceIRS 8-10 Lakhs

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GWM Ora R1

GWM Ora R1 is distinguished by its round, chrome-encased headlights, circular ORVMs, heavily flared wheel, and oval taillights. The GWM Ora R1 features a 9-inch touchscreen infotainment system with connected car technology.  This electric car offers safety features such as front and side airbags, tire pressure monitoring system, reverse parking sensors with camera, ESP, traction control, hill ascent control, adaptive braking system, and an electronic parking brake.

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Engine DisplacementE-motor
Charging Timefast: 0.67hours, slow:9.1/10hours (80%)
Num. of Doors/Seats & Body Type5/4 hatchback
Body Size (L*W*H)3495×1660×1560
Max. Speed (km/h)102
Battery Capacity28.5/33kWh (Ternary lithium)
Curb Weight (kg)990
Max. Power48 PS or 35 kW
Max. Torque125N.m
Front SuspensionMcPherson struts.
Rear SuspensionTorsion bar
Body structureIntegral
Front BrakesVented disc
Rear BrakesDrums/Discs
Front Tyres165/65 R15

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This is the list of upcoming electric cars in Nepal. The future of electric vehicles is bright in Nepal. As the electric vehicle utilizes the electricity output of Nepal, this will definitely reduce the cost of fuel important in Nepal. Moreover, electric vehicles are good for the environment because they have low sound and air pollution. Thank you for reading, if you find this article helpful, please like and share this article. Stay safe.