2022 was a record-breaking year for the EV industry. EV sales doubling YoY. The industry witnessed 210% growth in 2022. Cumulatively 999,949 EV units were sold in India for the year 2022. 622,337 units of EV 2-wheelers have been sold. 3,37,335 units of EV 4-wheelers were sold. Let us take a quick look at some of the best-selling brands of EV 2-wheelers & 4-wheelers sold in the first half of 2022 in India.
Ola Electric secures the best spot in the Indian EV industry. According to the FADA report (Federation Of Automobile Dealers Association), the budding automotive Tamil Nadu-based company has delivered 16,306 electric scooters. The Ola S1 gets a 3 kWh Lithium-ion battery pack with a riding range of 141 km; meanwhile, the S1 Pro has a larger 4 kWh unit with a range of 181 km on a single charge.
Rajasthan-based EV manufacturing company Okinawa launched Praise Pro, which drew customers' attention across the nation. As on Sep 2022, 8456 units of Praise Pro were sold out. It offers a 2.0 kW Lithium-ion battery with a ride range of 88 km per charge.
Bangalore-based automobile company sold 8,213 units of EV two-wheelers as on October 2022. Ather comes with 8.7 bhp of power and a riding range of 146km. Ather 450X will have a new 3.66kW Lithium-ion battery pack, where the user can travel 60km on a single charge.
As of August 2022, Tata Motors sold 3,845 electric vehicles in India, accounting for 88% of sales. As a result, the Nexon EV and the XUV400 will be in the same market segment, with a sufficient kWh battery capacity for a long drive.
As of September 2022, MG Motor India sold 412 electric SUV cars. However, the automotive company updated the EV early this year. The updated EV gets a larger 50.3 kWh battery pack with a driving range of 461 km on a single charge.