Lotus Eletre E-SUV Unveiled Upon Its India Debut

Lotus Eletre SUV is the Pinnacle of Performance and Elegance in Electric Vehicles

Lotus, the esteemed British car manufacturer globally renowned for its high-performance sports cars has now ventured into the Indian automobile market with a groundbreaking debut—an electric SUV named Eletre. This article delves into the distinctive features that make the Lotus Eletre a remarkable fusion of attractive design, cutting-edge technology, and outstanding performance, setting it apart in the electric vehicle landscape.

Striking Design Inspired by Sports Cars

Lotus Unveiled The Eletre E-SUV Upon Its India Debut
Source: Motor 1

The Eletre stands as a striking and sporty SUV, designed by Lotus that draws inspiration from the Emira and Evija sports cars. It features a low-slung stance, long wheelbase, and short overhangs that appeal to its dynamic and agile look. The front of the SUV showcases sleek L-shaped LED headlights and an aggressive front air dam that adds to its bold appearance. The side profile is adorned with design elements like a sloping roofline, 5-spoke alloy wheels, and aerodynamic contours, contributing to its sporty aesthetic.

Powerful Performance Options

VariantPowertrainPower (PS)Torque (Nm)Top speed (Kmph)Range (Km)
Eletre StandardDual motor603710600
Eletre SDual motor603710600
Eletre RDual motor905985265490

Lotus’s Eletre emerges as a powerful high-performance SUV and offers three variants and two powertrain options. Both powertrains feature a dual motor setup and a substantial 112 kWh battery. The Eletre and Eletre S share the same power output and peak torque—603 PS of power and 710 Nm of torque.

In contrast, the R variant boasts an impressive power output of 905 PS and torque of 985 Nm. The Eletre R comes equipped with a 2-speed gearbox and can achieve a top speed of 265 km/h. It accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in a mere 2.95 seconds. The Eletre and Eletre S offer a remarkable range of 600 km, while the Eletre R provides a substantial range of 490 km.

Premium Pricing for a Luxury Experience

VariantPrice (Ex-showroom)
StandardRs. 2.55 Crore
SRs. 2.75 Crore
RRs. 2.99 Crore

The Lotus Eletre is known for its premium and luxury brand image globally and maintains its reputation. The luxury electric SUV positions it in the luxury and premium price segment in India. It is priced at Rs. 2.55 crore (ex-showroom) for the base model, and reaches Rs. 2.99 crore (ex-showroom) for the top variant, the Eletre competes in the Indian market with internal combustion engine vehicles such as the Audi RS Q8, and Lamborghini Urus, and BMW XM.

Also read: 2024 Lotus Eletre Price, Motor, Battery, Range, Top Speed, 0-60 Mph & Performance

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