Like the rest of the world, the UAE government is also promoting the use of electric cars (EVs). The announcement of free parking for EVs is a clear sign of the effort the government is putting in to make them popular Dubai cars among the residents.
With more and more EV charging stations being installed in the UAE, it’s clear that 2021 is going to be an EV year for the country’s automobile industry.
On this note, let’s take a look at some of the spectacular EVs that are expected to come out in 2021.
GMC Hummer EV SUT
2021 will witness the most unlikely turnover in the automobile industry, Hummer the brand notorious for its militaristic SUVs, is back and that too with an EV!
This upcoming incarnation of the Hummer is going to be under the GMC banner and it is coming up with three motors that will produce a humungous of 1000 hp power. Moreover, its drive range will be up to 400 miles on a single charge.
After its wildly successful predecessor Polestar 1, Volvo is again back with another gallant machine the Polestar 2. This is one of those exotic cars that are bound to give Tesla’s Model 3 a tough time.
With sleek looks, Volvo’s polish and Swedish style it has everything that one desires in a CUV. Furthermore, it comes equipped with a 27-module lithium-ion battery pack that can deliver a huge 402 ho and 275 miles of driving range.
Mercedes Benz EQC
The Mercedes Benz is once again entering the EV market with its five-seater crossover, the EQC. This EV has got all the predictable luxe of Benz, with every inch of it screaming out its breed.
Capable of producing an enormous 402 horsepower, this beauty can go 0-60 in just 5 secs. It has gull-wing doors and glowing green lights and has two motors that can give you 200 miles on a single charge.
Volkswagen is entering the EV market with big plans and huge vehicles. Other than the ID.4, VW is also going to introduce an electric microbus, the ID. Buzz, which will bring back the “flower power” sixties.
The upcoming EV ID.4 is a groovy, compact, five-seater crossover that is going to hit the markets by the end of 2021. It is expected to do 250 miles on a single charge. It will come with an 82-kWh battery and another rear-mounted AC motor and will produce 201 hp and 228 lb/ft. torque.
Audi e-Tron GT
Even though the GT is the latest variant of the Audi e-Tron but you can still find many Audi e-Tron used cars in Dubai too. The upcoming GT is going to be a true beauty as shown in the concepts, sleek and gorgeous electric sedan. Its streamlined body is designed by the same team that has designed the Porsche Taycan EV. It comes well equipped with two motors that can produce a massive power of 590 stallions. Moreover, it can do 0-60 in a mere fraction of 3 seconds and like the Taycan, it can be charged 80% in just 20 minutes.
These are some of the electric cars releasing in 2021.