Citroen has announced the prices for the new eC3. The French brand’s first electric model for the Indian market is priced at Rs 11.50 lakh (ex-showroom). The EV is now available for retail at La Maison Citroën phygital showrooms in 25 cities. All showrooms will also be equipped with a DC Fast Charging facility provided by Jio-bp and will cater to all EV vehicle owners.
The Citroen eC3 is further available in two variants, Live and Feel. The car looks similar to the ICE version. Inside, it gets a 3-spoke flat-bottom steering wheel and a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system with wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, height adjustable driver’s seat and over 35 connected car features. The safety kit includes ABS, dual airbags and reverse parking sensors.
The eC3 features a 29.2 kWh battery pack with a claimed ARAI-rated range of up to 320 km. The battery pack supports DC fast charging and can replenish from 10 to 80 per cent charge in 57 minutes. Using a 15A power socket would take 10.5 hours to charge from 10 to 100 per cent. The eC3’s electric motor is rated for an output of 56.2 bhp and 14.58 kgm and also claims to do zero to 60 kph in 6.8 seconds. Citroen has limited the top speed of the electric hatchback to 107 kph.
The Citroen eC3 comes with a 3-year / 1,25,000 km warranty. Besides this, the carmaker is also offering a 7-year / 1,40,000 km warranty on the battery pack and a 5-year / 1,00,000 km warranty on the electric motor.
Citroen eC3 ex-showroom prices:
- Live – Rs 11.50 lakh
- Feel – Rs 12.13 lakh
- Feel Vibe Pack – Rs 12.28 lakh
- Feel Dual Tone Vibe Pack – Rs 12.43 lakh