The new Mahindra Reva e2o is an electric vehicle designed to move a greener India. The car promises to curb the evils like environmental degradation, pollution related health concerns, climate change, energy security and rising oil prices, all of which effect the geography of our planet equally. The vehicle promises its customers a clean, smart and economical personal mobility solution.
The car is powered by the next generation lithium–ion batteries and a 3 phase induction electric motor; the Mahindra e2o is fully automatic and designed for city driving. This makes city driving very easy and saves you from the hassle of changing gears. The turning radius is very small and makes turning a piece of cake. The hill-hold feature frees you from any problem when driving uphill. Special ABS body panels, make it dent and scratch resistant.
The interiors are well suited to accommodate four adults, and the car provides a range of 100kms if the batteries are fully charged. All of this is coupled with enough interior space to accommodate four adults and a driving range of 100 kms per charge.
The Mahindra e2o is capable of telling you vital information like if the car is locked or not, or if the cabin is at a pre-set temperature with the air conditioning turned on, if you have forgotten to switch on the mains to charge the car, in spite of plugging it in and other things. The car also can monitor you driving style and can even provide details of your drive efficiency over the past six days in graphical form. The car also congratulates you when you achieve 100% driving efficiency and also gives tips on improving its efficiency.
The Mahindra e2o comes with a 15.5cms touch screen, with factory fitted GPS navigation system, radio, DVD, Bluetooth and i-Pod connectivity. This system also helps you locate the place or give you directions to the nearest charging point. The fully digital cluster, electrically operated wing mirrors, keyless entry & start/ stop button, projector head lamps, LED tail lamps, reverse camera, and 4 JBL speakers are some of the features that make driving the Mahindra Reva e2o extremely delightful.
The Regenerative Braking feature in the Mahindra e2o also pumps energy back into the car’s batteries and charges them every time you slow down or apply the brakes. No dependency of fuel makes you free from the worry of increasing fuel prices.
The new age Mahindra e2o will be available in six colours – Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Eco Green, Oceanic White, Spanish Red and Sunfire Yellow.