The 10 Biggest Electric Vehicle (EV) Stories Of India In 2021

EV Ultimo Team


The 10 Biggest Electric Vehicle (EV) Stories Of India In 2021

Electric vehicles have been one of the biggest trends & headline makers of 2021. This year’s list of the 10 biggest stories in the electric vehicle ecosystem was topped by accelerating startups and automobile giants firming up their EV plans. In addition, EV policies & incentives by the Government of India and several state governments have given a significant boost to the industry. In the year 2021, the automobile landscape was particularly transformed by electric vehicles, blockbuster mergers and acquisitions, ongoing pandemic & continuing chip shortage. 

Although in terms of penetration, EV sales account for hardly 1.3 percent of total vehicle sales in India during the 2020-21 fiscal year, India's EV market is likely to touch $150 billion by 2030. The EV ecosystem will disrupt the current vehicle market, and the country will acquire a lot in terms of technology, greener mobility options, and job creation prospects in the coming years.

Here are the top 10 EV stories that made headlines in 2021-


EV Tax Breaks And Incentives - Here Is A Summary Of What India Is Doing

India Govt Wants To Make Highways EV Friendly

Tesla India Gets Approval For 3 More Electric Vehicles Making The Total 7

Tata Motors To Invest Rs 15,000 CR In Electric Vehicles

Mahindra Expects 50% Of Its Vehicles Sold In India To Be EVs By 2030

IOC, Other PSUs Setting Up EV Charging Stations Likely To Facilitate EV Adoption

TVS, BMW To Jointly Make Electric Two-Wheeler In India

Hyundai Motor India To Invest ₹ 4,000 cr in EVs By 2028, Lines-Up 6 EV Models

Govt Asks Automakers To Start Manufacturing Flex-Fuel Vehicles & Hybrid EVs In 6 Months: Nitin Gadkari

Mahindra, TVS Motor & 4 Others Shortlisted For India's EV Three Wheeler Tender