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Jaguar Land Rover India To Introduce Hybrid Electric Vehicles From 2019

Jaguar Land Rover is reportedly gearing up to launch its electrified products in India. Beside Jaguar there are many luxury car makers in India that are set launch their hybrid and pure electric cars to India.

Audi has already announced its plan to bring its e-tron to India in 2020, Porsche too is launching the Taycan in the same year, while Mercedes-Benz India is still studying feasibility to introduce electric cars in India.

According to NDTV Jaguar Land Rover India has proposed to offer multiple products, ranging from Hybrid Vehicles to Battery Electric Vehicles (BEV) over the next few years, starting from 2019.

By the end of 2019 Jaguar Land Rover plans to introduce its first hybrid vehicles from Land Rover and in the second half of 2020 its plans to launch its first Battery Electric Vehicle, the Jaguar I-PACE.

Rohit Suri, President & Managing Director, Jaguar Land Rover India Ltd. (JLRIL) said, “Jaguar Land Rover’s focus is to commit itself to a more sustainable future and our engineers have developed just the right products to lead us on this path. The introduction of electrified vehicles in Jaguar Land Rover India’s portfolio is in line with the government’s thrust towards electric vehicles. The company is encouraged by the introduction of FAME-II by the Government of India and it focus on expansion of the charging infrastructure in the country. This is bound to help with faster adoption of all kinds of Electric Vehicles in due course.”

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