Import duty cut for a limited time will fast track new tech: BMW India head

BMW to launch three EVs in next 180 days

Vikram Pahwa, president and CEO, BMW Group India
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Vikram Pahwa, president and CEO, BMW Group India

Shally Seth Mohile BMW India
A reduction in import duty on electric cars even for a limited two to three years will help spur demand, fast track adoption of new technologies and give a window to the manufacturers to test the market before commencing local production, according to Vikram Pawah, president and CEO, BMW Group India.

Joining other luxury carmakers including Mercedes, Audi and JLR in the EV race, BMW India plans to launch three electric cars--- starting with the flagship all-electric SUV iX in the next 30 days followed by the MINI electric, a luxury hatchback in three months and BMW i4 sedan in

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First Published: Nov 25 2021 | 8:04 PM IST

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