Maruti Suzuki patents Futuro-E
"The Maruti Suzuki Futuro-E is likely to be showcased at the upcoming 2020 auto Expo"
Maruti Suzuki has been fleet testing the electric version of the Japanese-spec WagonR in India. The technology under test will be used in the brand's first all-electric car which is speculated to make its debut in our country sometime during the year 2021. Maruti Suzuki to showcase this vehicle, at the upcoming 2020 Auto Expo. The Indo-Japanese automaker has filed a patent for a new model by the name of "FUTURO-E".
At the last Auto Expo i.e. in the year 2018, Maruti Suzuki had showcased the Future-S concept. Now this as we know, resulted in the Espresso. Based on similar lines, the Futuro-E could very well be the concept for the brand's upcoming all-electric car.
Maruti Suzuki is working on an electric model for India, there is no other concrete information regarding the vehicle in question. It is likely to offer a driving range of close to 200 km on a single charge. Maruti Suzuki that is working on an affordable, long-range EVs.
The list includes the name of Tata Motors and Mahindra as well. Next year, both these indigenous carmakers are going to launch their respective all-electric, mass-market cars in India. The electric vehicle from Tata Motors will be based on the Nexon, while the one from Mahindra will be based on the XUV300.