Chinese car maker BYD (Build Your Dreams) has unveiled its second electric vehicle in India. The company introduced the BYD e6 MPV electric car for private buyers in India earlier this year at a starting price of Rs 29.15 lakh. Now, the company has unveiled the BYD Atto 3 electric SUV in India. In India, the BYD Atto 3 will compete with the Hyundai Kona EV and MG ZS EV, which are priced between Rs 23.84 lakh (ex-showroom) and Rs 26.50 lakh (ex-showroom), respectively.
BYD Atto 3 Electric SUV Prices & Availability
While BYD is yet to reveal the price of the Atto 3 electric SUV, reports indicate the price of the electric SUV to be around Rs 30 lakh. The company has also confirmed that it will reveal the price of the Atto 3 in December this year and will start deliveries in January 2023.
The BYD Atto 3 will be available in India in Surf Blue, Boulder Grey, Ski White and Parkour Red color variants. Interested buyers can book an electric car by paying a token amount of Rs 50,000.
BYD Atto 3 Electric SUV Specifications & Features
In terms of features, the BYD Atto 3 electric SUV measures 4455mm in length, 1875mm in width and 1615mm in height and sits on a 2720mm long wheelbase. It will be available in India with a 60kWh Blade battery, which the company says offers an ARAI-certified range of 521Km and charges up to 80 percent in about 50 minutes. The magnet synchronous electric motor in BYD’s latest electric SUV is capable of generating 201bhp power and 310Nm torque. The EV is also capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 kmph in 7.3 seconds.
On the feature front, the BYD Atto 3 packs a 12.8-inch rotating touchscreen infotainment system that can be positioned vertically or horizontally depending on the preferences of the driver. The electric SUV also has support for Apple’s CarPlay and Google’s Android Auto for connectivity. It gets a 5-inch digital instrument cluster, 360-degree camera, flat-bottom steering wheel with wireless charging support along with mounted controls.
In terms of safety, the BYD Atto 3 electric SUV comes with a total of seven airbags, a tire pressure monitoring system, anti-lock braking system, electronic brakeforce distribution, traction control, hill descent control and a seat belt reminder system among other things. . ,
Additional features include a six-way adjustable driver seat, four-way adjustable front passenger seat, a panoramic sunroof and eight-speaker audio system and PM 2.5 air filter among other things.
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