Audi launched its e-Tron in 2019, an SUV that is assembled in Belgium and is now available starting at a price of 1,930,000 pesos.
Two years later, in February 2021, the brand brought the e-tron GT sports sedan, both in its standard version and in the RS version, to compete in the Tesla Model S and Porsche Taycan segment, among others. In fact, it shares many of the characteristics with the latter.
The Audi e-tron GT and the Audi RS e-tron GT, with prices of 99,800 euros and 138,200 euros, respectively.
The objective of the German brand is to give its customers several mobility alternatives so that they can decide which one best suits their lifestyle. The best example of beauty is the iX3 model that is available in a gasoline, plug-in hybrid and 100% electric version. The price of this model starts at 1,505,000.
In addition to the electric iX3, BMW offers two other electric models. Your flagship in electrification, iX, It is offered in two versions: xDrive 40 with a price of 1,875,000 pesos and the xDrive 50 at 2,280,000 pesos.
The other one is the i4.an electric fastback based on the 4 Series Gran Coupe, priced starting at 1,480,000 pesos.
The MINI 3-Door Electric is an electrified version of the emblematic model. This vehicle is powered by a 96-cell, 32.6 kWh high-voltage battery, strategically placed under the ground for a lower center of gravity and improved stability.
The model offers a range of 232 km according to the WLTP driving cycle, and a recharge time of 2.5 hours to reach 80% of the charge using an AC source. In addition, it has a fast charging option with 50 kW CCS, which allows the vehicle to be charged to 80% in just 35 minutes.
The price of the model starts at 865,000 pesos, according to the official website of the brand.
The German brand has a family of electric and hybrid cars that it brings together under the nomenclature EQ and that he was born in 2016 at the Paris Motor Show.
In the SUV segment there is EQA that is priced at 1,251,000 pesos, the EQB with a price of 1,342,000 pesos and the EQC for 1,907,000 million pesos.
On the automobile side, there is the EQE for a price of 2,725,900 pesos and the EQS that starts at 2,725,900 pesos.
The Swedish manufacturer has two electric models. The first of them is the C40 Recharge SUV that reaches a range of up to 444 kilometers per charge, available from 1,259,900 pesos.
XC40 Recharge It is the second model, an SUV with a range of 418 kilometers per charge and an acceleration from 0 to 100 kilometers in 4.9 seconds, for a price that starts at 1,199,900 pesos.
Tesla, the brand of Elon Musk, sells the model 3 for a price ranging from 1,009,900 pesos, the Model S plaid in 2,629,900 pesos, Model X in 2,499,900 pesos and the ModelY for 1,199,900 pesos.
Musk highlighted at the last Investor Day, held in March, when he announced that he would build his next gigafactory in Nuevo León, that in his plans a new, more affordable model of the brand is assembled in the complex, amid the pressures the brand is facing to increase its sales.
The brand, whose name means “Build your dreams”, arrives in Mexico with the aim of competing directly with Tesla. BYD had initially announced two models for its arrival in the Mexican market, but recently added a third affordable model, the Yuan Plus EV.
This compact SUV, with a length of 4.5 meters, offers a range of 480 kilometers and acceleration from 0 to 100 kilometers in 7.3 seconds. The entry price for the Yuan Plus EV is 799,000 pesos.
In addition to the Yuan Plus EV, BYD offers the Han EV, a sedan with a length of 4.9 meters, a range of 602 kilometers and an impressive acceleration from 0 to 100 kilometers in 3.9 seconds. This electric sedan will have an initial price of 1,369,000 pesos.
On the other hand, the SUV Tang EVwith a length of 4.87 meters, a range of 505 kilometers and an acceleration from 0 to 100 kilometers in 4.4 seconds, will be available for 1,399,000 pesos.
Taycan It is the flagship electric model of the sports car brand of the Volkswagen Group. It has a range of 512 kilometers per charge and reaches a maximum speed of up to 260 kilometers per hour. This is at a price of 2,158,000 pesos.
The EVs that will arrive this year
In this, Chinese brands such as MG Motor and Omodaannounced that for the final stretch of this year, they will be adding electric vehicles to their offer, so the catalog available for the volume segment in the local market is still under development.
Also Renault plans to introduce two electric models to the market: Megane E-Tech and Kwid E-Tech this year.