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Hybrids vs Electric vehicles battle to hot up in India's car market

The strong hybrids offer a great solution over pure EVs, as they take care of all the barriers of the pure EVs, maintain Japanese carmakers

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Shally Seth Mohile  |  Mumbai 

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In certain cases, the difference per litre consumption of an ICE with a mild hybrid or parallel hybrid could be 10 km per litre

There is nothing ‘mild’ about hybrids anymore. Hyderabad-based Unmesh Chalapally (29), working for a US-based KPO (knowledge process outsourcing), had almost made up his mind to go for the latest Tata Nexon EV as his first car, until he heard of two 'strong' hybrid launches.



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First Published: Mon, July 25 2022. 06:05 IST