Pravaig MK-1: The Longest Range EV In India

Pravaig MK-1: The Longest Range EV In India

Earlier this month, Bengaluru-based Pravaig Dynamics has conceptualised its first indigenous electric car which can run 504 km on a single charge. Aimed to be launched by next year, let’s see how this will level up the EV game in India.

Crux of the Matter

Fast Charging Capabilities
Pravaig’s Extinction MK-1 has a battery range of 507 km, which can replenish to about 80% in 30 mins. It also has a maximum power output of 204 PS, along with a huge 2400 Nm torque at wheel.

The Exterior Design
As per reports, MK-1 has attention-grabbing minimalistic elements, with the front sporting a grille, which is integrated with an LED light bar that connects the headlights. 

What About The Interiors?

  • 160 degree reclinable seats
  • A sunroof
  • Electrically adjustable leather seats
  • A large, touchscreen infotainment system
  • A digital instrument cluster
  • Ambient lighting

What’s More?
The made-in-India car will be propelled by a 96 kWh battery pack which will power a 201 BHP electric motor. This combo will allow the EV to go from 0 to 100 km/h in just 5.4 seconds.

When Can We See It On The Roads?
Pravaig has issued a statement, stating its plans to initially produce 2,500 units of the EV annually from next year.

The Walkaround Video
The  prototype of the car was spotted testing on roads in Delhi by Namaste Car, who has made a walkaround video of MK-1 here:

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