Top 3 Electric cars that can take Automobile market by a storm
The electric car market is growing and the automobile giants are entering into the EV segment. Tesla introduced the very first luxury SUV in 2015 and seeing its demand in the buyers made brands like Audi, Jaguar, and Mercedes to work on their own Electric vehicles. Here are the Top 3 luxurious electric SUVs available in the US.
Tesla Model X
The mid-sized all-electric SUV which can accommodate 7 passengers, has performance like no other, offers luxurious interior and an infotainmentthat looks like a laptop screen is what constitute a 2018 Tesla Model X.
Model X was first unveiled in 2015 and was named as the most innovative SUV. It has 3 trims to opt from namely – 75D, 100D, and P100D. The Tesla model X base 75D is available at a price of $79,500 and has a 75-kWh battery while the top of the line trim P100D comes at a whopping $140,000 and has 100-kWh battery. These batteries are quite powerful and the range in miles depend on the trim you choose. With 75D, you can cover a distance of 237 miles in single charge while the 100D and P100D can travel up to 295 miles once fully charged. Model X’s acceleration is quick, brisk and better than any other competitor because it has power available on the tap.
It has got regenerative braking that is easy to modulate and the car decelerates from 60 mph to zero in just 111 feet. Tesla has equipped the Model X with almost all the top-notch feature you can think of. The seats are comfortable and have heating and cooling function. Interior is bright and all the things are easily accessible.
It has the design of its sedan sister Model S which looks quite decent and the falcon doors adds to its beauty.
It is also the safest car in the States with 5-star rating from NHTSA and the only electric SUV that can tow over 5000 pounds.
The 2019 Audi e-Tron is the very first electric SUV from the German manufacturer. It looks like a Q5 but with a battery inside rather than a gasoline powertrain. Audi has rolled up their sleeves to compete against Tesla’s Model X and they can very well do that. It has got rapid charging, long-range battery and tech inspired cabin that is intuitive and user friendly. It is available at a starting price of $74,500 which is lower than the Model X. Audi is really working hard to make it a success as the company is in talks with Amazon to install a charging station at your home. A 30-min charging time is all that is required to charge the batteries to 80% of their capacity. e-Tron has a low-positioned battery setup that lowers the center-of-mass making it more stable while cruising. Audi has always been one step ahead in making the car advanced with all the features and equipment. e-Tron gets a virtual cockpit, Amazon Alexa, remote vehicle access and many more. Ride quality is comfortable and smooth, seats are plush, offers good back and thigh support.
With its first electric SUV, Jaguar is all set to compete with the Tesla Model X. It is a 5-seater and is available at $69,500 for the base trim. It is also the cheapest luxury electric SUV in the market. The design is undeniably one of the best in this segment and being a Jaguar, it has a prestige of its own. It has a 90-kWh battery to power all wheels of the car and can run 0-60 MPH in just 4.5 seconds which is better than the Model X 75D. It has a top speed of 124 MPH and can cruise up to 234 miles in a single charge. The car is good-looking, gets exquisite interiors, is surely a performance SUV, and good safety ratings make it worth considering.