Jimny Electric Car: Suzuki Motor Corporation is making the all-electric Jimny off-road SUV. The company is increasing the focus on electric cars regarding carbon neutrality.
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Maruti Suzuki Jimny 5 Door: Auto Expo 2023 During the Maruti Suzuki 5-door Jimmy has been presented to the fore. This luxurious SUV has been waiting for a long time in the country. At the same time, another good news has come out for the fans of Jimny. According to reports, Suzuki Suzuki Motor Corporation is working on an electric version of the Jimny. The company is planning new models under carbon neutrality. In such a situation, at the beginning of the financial year 2024, five new electric cars can come out. These will also include the electric version of the Jimny 3 Door.
Let us tell you that the electric version of Jimny will be first introduced in the European market. After this, the upcoming electric off-road SUV can also be introduced in the Indian market. According to the report of HT Auto, Suzuki has confirmed to make an electric version of Jimny. However, no confirmation has been received about Jimny Electric coming to India as well.
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This is how Jimny Electric will be sold
It is also possible that the Jimny Electric will be launched as a private vehicle. It is sold as a commercial vehicle in the UK to comply with CO2 norms. There this SUV is sold with the power of 100 bhp 1.5 liter petrol engine. The car is available in the 4×4 variant as standard in the British market.
when will it come in the market
As of now, not much information is available about the Jimny Electric. But the company’s presentation suggests that the new electric offering from the Japanese brand could knock in the next financial year. However, as an electric car, the production of eVX will be the first from the company, which has also been shown at Auto Expo 2023. However, the production of the electric version of the Jimny is expected to begin after this.
80% sales of electric vehicles
In the same presentation, Suzuki told that it wants to take the ratio of sales in Europe to 80:20. The company wants electric vehicles to account for 80 percent of total sales, while hybrid vehicles should comprise 20 percent. Apart from this, the company can also use different powertrains in the portfolio, which can include options like petrol, hybrid, electric CNG, biogas and ethanol.