We reported in detail when Mahindra unveiled the new Halo electric sports car at the Auto Expo 2014. [CLICK HERE for our earlier report] Now, the manufacturer has sent us an official release, letting us know of some more details about this promising new model.
Commenting upon the Mahindra Group’s focus to shape the future of mobility, Mr. Chetan Maini, Chief Executive Officer, Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. said, “l firmly believe that Mahindra is on the cusp of a huge breakthrough in shaping the way we will commute in the 21st century. Electric is undoubtedly the paradigm of the future and Mahindra Reva stands committed to a cleaner environment for the future generations.”
Emphasizing the huge strides made by the Mahindra Group in that direction is a special fleet of electric vehicles, including a next generation 2 door sports concept car-The Halo, a new variant of the e2o with Quick2Charge technology and electric variants of the Maxximo and Verito platforms that is powered by REVA.
The aerodynamic, slick and stylish India’s first electric concept 2-seater sports car – the Halo has been introduced by Mahindra Reva at the Delhi Auto Expo 2014. The acceleration with the boost mode promises to zip 0-100 kmph in less than 8 sec. The Halo with a top speed of 160 kmph gives a range of 200 kms on full charge. This next generation connected electric vehicle has advanced safety features, dual touchscreen infotainment system and high end connectivity. The Halo is built in India and designed at Mahindra Reva studio, is Mahindra’s technology demonstrator for the fast growing electric global car market.