Xiaomi to Unveil the SU7 EV in India on July 9: No Official Price or Launch Date

With top speed of 265 km/h and range of 800km, Xiaomi electric car, SU7, can go from 0-100km/h in less than 3 seconds

Well-known Chinese electronics maker Xiaomi is gearing up to enter India’s automotive sector with its highly awaited electric vehicle, the SU7.

According to media sources, Xiaomi’s decision to showcase the vehicle at a major event in India on July 9 aligns with their current plans. The unveiling shows that Xiaomi wants to explore the expanding Indian EV market, possibly preparing for a future launch.

The Chinese brand has not revealed specific details regarding the SU7’s launch in India yet. However, showcasing the vehicle at this event indicates a deliberate move to assess consumer interest and market conditions. With a decade of operations in India, Xiaomi entering the EV industry could mark an important step in its growth strategy.

Xiaomi launches its first electric car SU7 at around ₹24.90 lakh (Source: Xiaomi)
Xiaomi SU7 electric car (Source: Xiaomi)

Notable Features of Xiaomi SU7

The SU7, dubbed the Speed Ultra, marks Xiaomi’s first venture into the automotive sector. Xiaomi has a financial support of $10 billion. Since its introduction in China earlier this year, the high-end electric sedan has attracted considerable interest. Furthermore, it secured more than 70,000 reservations. Xiaomi’s target is to achieve 100,000 deliveries by year-end, highlighting robust demand for the vehicle.

Regarding its size, the SU7 measures 4,997 mm in length, 1,963 mm in width, and 1,455 mm in height. Moreover, it has a wheelbase of 3,000 mm. Also, the electric vehicle features a 105-litre front trunk (frunk) and a 517-litre rear boot, offering generous storage capacity.

In the Chinese market, Xiaomi offers the SU7 in two models. They deliver impressive ranges of up to 668 km and 800 km per charge. In terms of performance, the sedan features a top speed of 265 km/h and accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in less than three seconds.

Xiaomi electric car is set to rival established models such as the BYD Seal EV.
Xiaomi electric car to rival BYD Seal (Source: Xiaomi)

Final Thoughts

As Xiaomi ventures into India’s electric vehicle market, the SU7 is set to rival established models such as the BYD Seal EV. Thanks to its brand recognition in the country, the SU7 can significantly impact the electric vehicle sector in India.

Thus, Xiaomi’s decision fits into the company’s goal of innovating and expanding. Also, it represents an exciting development in both the Indian and global electric vehicle markets.