BYD E6 vs Citroen eC3

Should you buy BYD E6 or Citroen eC3? Find out which car is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their Price, Size, Range, Battery Pack, Charging speed, Features, Colours and other specs. BYD E6 price starts at Rs 29.15 Lakh ex-showroom for New Delhi and Citroen eC3 price starts at Rs 11.61 Lakh ex-showroom for New Delhi.

E6 Vs eC3

Key HighlightsBYD E6Citroen eC3
On Road PriceRs.30,78,259*Rs.14,00,361*
Range (km)415-520320
Fuel TypeElectricElectric
Battery Capacity (kWh)71.729.2
Charging Time12H-AC-6.6kW-(0-100%)57min
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BYD E6 vs Citroen eC3 Comparison

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        BYD E6
        BYD E6
        Rs29.15 Lakh*
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        • Variant
            Citroen eC3
            Citroen eC3
            Rs13.35 Lakh*
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            rs29.15 Lakh*
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          Basic Information
          On-Road Price in New Delhi
          Rs.30,78,259*
          Rs.14,00,361*
          Finance Available (EMI)
          Rs.58,588/month
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          Rs.26,655/month
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          Insurance
          Rs.1,34,109
          E6 Insurance
          Rs.52,213
          eC3 Insurance
          User Rating
          4.1
          Based on 61 Reviews
          4.1
          Based on 79 Reviews
          Brochure
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          Brochure not available
          Running Cost
          Running cost per km measures the expense of driving your EV per kilometer. Running Cost/Km = (Battery Capacity of EV * Per Unit Electricity Cost ) / Range on full charge.
          ₹ 1.53/km
          ₹ 0.91/km
          Engine & Transmission
          Fast Charging
          Fast charging typically refers to direct current (DC) charging from an EV charge station, and is generally quicker than AC charging. Not all fast chargers are equal, though, and this depends on their rated output.
          Yes
          -
          Charging Time
          12H-AC-6.6kW-(0-100%)
          -
          Battery Capacity (kWh)
          71.7
          29.2
          Motor Type
          AC Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor
          Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor
          Max Power (bhp@rpm)
          Power dictates the performance of an engine. It's measured in horsepower (bhp) or metric horsepower (PS). More is better.
          93.87bhp
          56.21bhp
          Max Torque (nm@rpm)
          The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
          180Nm
          143Nm
          Range (km)
          415-520 km
          320 km
          Battery Warranty
          A battery warranty is a guarantee offered by the battery manufacturer or seller that the battery will perform as expected for a certain period of time or number of cycles. Battery warranties typically cover defects in materials and workmanship
          8 Years or 160000 km
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          Battery Type
          Small lead-acid batteries are typically used by internal combustion engines for start-up and to power the vehicle's electronics, while lithium-ion battery packs are typically used in electric vehicles.
          Blade Battery
          Lithium-Ion
          Charging Time (A.C)
          The time taken to charge batteries from mains power or alternating current (AC) source. Mains power is typically slower than DC charging.
          12H-6.6kW-(0-100%)
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          Charging Time (D.C)
          The time taken for a DC Fast Charger to charge your car. DC or Direct Current chargers recharge electric vehicles faster than AC chargers
          1.5H-60kW-(0-80%)
          57min
          Regenerative BrakingYes
          -
          Charging Port
          CHAdeMO
          CCS-II
          Transmission Type
          Automatic
          Automatic
          Gear Box
          1-Speed
          1-Speed
          Drive Type
          FWD
          Charging Options
          6.6 kW AC | 60 kW DC
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          Charger Type
          -
          3.3
          Charging Time (15 A Plug Point)
          -
          10hrs 30mins
          Fuel & Performance
          Fuel Type
          Electric
          Electric
          Emission Norm Compliance
          ZEV
          ZEV
          Top Speed (kmph)
          130
          107
          Suspension, Steering & Brakes
          Front Suspension
          McPherson
          MacPherson Strut with Coil Spring
          Rear Suspension
          Multi-link
          Rear Twist Beam with Coil Spring
          Steering Type
          -
          Electric
          Steering Column
          -
          Tilt
          Turning Radius (Metres)
          5.65
          4.98
          Front Brake Type
          Vented Disc
          Disc
          Rear Brake Type
          Disc
          Drum
          Top Speed (Kmph)
          130
          107
          Tyre Size
          215/55 R17
          195/65 R15
          Tyre Type
          -
          Tubeless Radial
          0-60kmph
          -
          6.8
          Alloy Wheel Size Front (Inch)
          -
          15
          Alloy Wheel Size Rear (Inch)
          -
          15
          Dimensions & Capacity
          Length (mm)
          The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
          4695
          3981
          Width (mm)
          The width of a car is the horizontal distance between the two outermost points of the car, typically measured at the widest point of the car, such as the wheel wells or the rearview mirrors
          1810
          1733
          Height (mm)
          The height of a car is the vertical distance between the ground and the highest point of the car. It can decide how much space a car has along with it's body type and is also critical in determining it's ability to fit in smaller garages or parking spaces
          1670
          1604
          Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
          The laden ground clearance is the vertical distance between the ground and the lowest point of the car when the car is empty. More ground clearnace means when fully loaded your car won't scrape on tall speedbreakers, or broken roads.
          170
          -
          Wheel Base (mm)
          Distance from the centre of the front wheel to the centre of the rear wheel. A longer wheelbase is better for stability and also allows more passenger space on the inside.
          3150
          -
          Front Tread (mm)
          The distance from the centre of the left tyre to the centre of the right tyre of a four-wheeler's front wheels. Also known as front track. The relation between the front and rear tread/track numbers decides a cars stability.
          1536
          -
          Rear Tread (mm)
          The distance from the centre of the left tyre to the centre of the right tyre of a fourwheeler's rear wheels. Also known as Rear Track. The relation between the front and rear Tread/Track numbers dictates a cars stability
          1530
          -
          Kerb Weight (kg)
          It is the weight of just a car, including fluids such as engine oil, coolant and brake fluid, combined with a fuel tank that is filled to 90 percent capacity.
          2380
          1329
          Grossweight (kg)
          The gross weight of a car is the maximum weight that a car can carry which includes the weight of the car itself, the weight of the passengers, and the weight of any cargo that is being carried. Overloading a car is unsafe as it effects handling and could also damage components like the suspension.
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          1716
          Seating Capacity
          5
          5
          Boot Space (Litres)
          580
          315
          No. of Doors
          5
          5
          Comfort & Convenience
          Power SteeringYesYes
          Power Windows FrontYesYes
          Power Windows RearYesYes
          Power BootYes
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          Automatic Climate ControlYes
          -
          Remote Climate Control (A/C)Yes
          -
          Accessory Power OutletYesYes
          Trunk LightYes
          -
          Vanity MirrorYesYes
          Rear Reading LampYes
          -
          Rear Seat HeadrestYes
          -
          Adjustable HeadrestYes
          -
          Rear Seat Centre Arm RestNo
          -
          Cup Holders FrontYes
          -
          Cup Holders RearNo
          -
          Rear AC VentsYes
          -
          Seat Lumbar SupportYes
          -
          Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
          Parking Sensors
          Rear
          Rear
          Foldable Rear Seat
          Bench Folding
          Bench Folding
          Smart Access Card EntryYes
          -
          Engine Start Stop ButtonYes
          -
          Bottle Holder
          Front & Rear Door
          Front & Rear Door
          USB Charger
          Front & Rear
          Front & Rear
          Central Console ArmrestYes
          -
          Hands-Free TailgateYes
          -
          Luggage Hook And Net
          -
          Yes
          Additional Features
          Low speed beep, Brake energy re-generation system, CCS2 DC charging vehicle socket, Charging reservation system, Battery cooler, Remote turn on the air conditioner, One touch down on driver side windows, Driver and Co-pilot seat with 6-way manual adjustment
          Bag Support Hooks in Boot (3s),Parcel Shelf, Co-Driver Side Sun Visor with Vanity Mirror,Rear Defroster,Tripmeter,Battery State Of Charge (%),Drivable Range (km),Eco/Power Drive Mode Indicator,Battery Regeneration Indicator,Front Roof Lamp
          One Touch Operating Power Window
          Driver's Window
          All
          Drive Modes
          -
          2
          Air ConditionerYesYes
          HeaterYesYes
          Adjustable SteeringYes
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          KeyLess EntryYesYes
          Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYes
          Interior
          Tachometer
          A tachometer shows how fast the engine is running, measured in revolutions per minute (RPM). In a manual car, it helps the driver know when to shift gears.
          Yes
          -
          Electronic Multi TripmeterYes
          -
          Leather SeatsYes
          -
          Fabric UpholsteryNo
          -
          Leather Steering WheelYesYes
          Glove Compartment
          It refers to a storage compartment built into the dashboard of a vehicle on the passenger's side. It is used to store vehicle documents, and first aid kit among others.
          Yes
          -
          Digital Clock
          Refers to a display that shows the current time in a digital (numerical) format.
          Yes
          -
          Outside Temperature DisplayYes
          -
          Digital OdometerYes
          -
          Dual Tone DashboardYes
          -
          Interior Lighting
          Ambient light,Footwell Lamp,Reading Lamp,Boot Lamp,Glove Box Lamp
          -
          Additional Features
          Rear integral seats, Driver and Co-pilot seat with 6-way manual adjustment, 12V vehicle power port, Steering wheel 4-way manual ay manual adjustment, 12.7 cm T 12.7 cm TFT Dashboard, Co-pilot sunvisor with vanity mirror, Black interior decoration, Driver sunvisor with vanity mirror,
          Interior Environment - Single Tone Black,Seat Upholstry - Fabric (Bloster/Insert)(RUBIC/HEXALIGHT),Front & Rear Integrated Headrest,AC Knobs - Satin Chrome Accents,Parking Brake Lever Tip - Satin Chrome,Instrument Panel - Deco (Anodized Grey / Anodized Orange),Insider Door Handles - Satin Chrome, Satin Chrome Accents - IP, AC Vents Inner Part, Steering wheel, High Gloss Black - AC Vents surround (Side), eToggle surround,Driver Seat - Manual Height Adjustable
          Digital Cluster
          -
          Full
          Upholstery
          -
          Fabric
          Exterior
          Available ColorsBlueDoctor BlackCrystal WhiteE6 ColorsZesty OrangeZesty Orange With Platinum GreyPolar White With Zesty OrangeZesty Orange With Polar WhitePlatinum GreySteel Gray With Platinum GreyPlatinum Gray With Poler WhitePolar White With Platinum GreySteel Grey With Zesty OrangePolar White+8 MoreeC3 Colors
          Body Type
          Adjustable HeadlightsYes
          -
          Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
          Power-adjustable exterior rear view mirror is a type of outside rear view mirror that can be adjusted electrically by the driver using a switch or buttons.
          -
          Yes
          Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View Mirror
          Manually adjustable exterior rear view mirrors refer to stick-like controls inside the car that are used to adjust the angle of the exterior rear view mirrors.
          YesNo
          Rear Window Wiper
          It is a single wiper used to clear the rear windshield of dust and water. It can be used by itself or with a washer that sprays water.
          YesYes
          Rear Window Defogger
          Rear window defoggers use heat to increase the temperature of the rear windshield to clear any fogging up of the glass caused by weather conditions.
          YesYes
          Alloy Wheels
          Refers to lightweight wheels made of metals such as aluminium. Available in multiple designs, they are used to enhance the look of a vehicle.
          YesYes
          Power AntennaNo
          -
          Rear Spoiler
          A rear spoiler is used to increase downforce on the rear end of the vehicle. In most cars however, they're used simply for looks.
          Yes
          -
          Sun Roof
          A sunroof is a glass panel on the roof of the vehicle. It can either be just over the front seats or extend further backward towards the rear.
          Yes
          -
          Moon RoofYes
          -
          Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
          It refers to an additional turn indicator located on the outside mirror of a vehicle. It warns both oncoming and following traffic.
          Yes
          -
          Integrated AntennaYesYes
          Chrome Grille
          It refers to a shiny silver finish on the grille of a vehicle.
          YesNo
          Chrome Garnish
          Chrome garnish is a chrome strip or panel applied to certain parts of the car to make them look brighter or flashier.
          YesYes
          Halogen HeadlampsYesYes
          Roof Rail
          Roof rails are parts attached to a car's roof that can either enhance a car's styling or be used to carry luggage carriers. Not all roof rails are designed to take loads and if they are, they have strict weight limits.
          -
          Yes
          Lighting
          DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),LED Tail lamps
          DRL's (Day Time Running Lights)
          LED DRLs
          LED daytime running lights (DRL) are not to be confused with headlights. The intended purpose is to help other road users see your vehicle better while adding to the car's style.
          YesYes
          LED Taillights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the taillamps.
          Yes
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          Additional Features
          Manual anti-glare interior rear view mirror, Body-colored side rearview mirror with manual folding, Charging port light, Rear window wiper, Rear windshield electric heating defroster,
          Front Panel Brand Emblems - Chevron(Chrome),Front Grill - Matte Black, Body Coloured Front & Rear Bumpers,Side Turn Indicators on Fender, Body Side Sill Panel, TESSERA Full Wheel Cover,Sash Tape - A/B Pillar,Sash Tape - C Pillar,Body Coloured Outside Door Handles,Outside Door Mirrors(High Gloss Black),Wheel Arch Cladding,Signature LED Day Time Running Lights,Dual Tone Roof,Front Skid Plate ,Rear Skid Plate,Front Windscreen Wipers - Intermittent ,Optional VIBE PACK (Body Side Door Molding & Painted Insert, Painted ORVM Cover , Painted Front Fog lamp surround, Painted Rear Reflector Surround, Front Fog Lamp), Optional (Polar White/ Zesty Orange/ Platinum Grey/Cosmo Blue)
          Tyre Size
          215/55 R17
          195/65 R15
          Tyre Type
          -
          Tubeless Radial
          Safety
          Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
          Brake AssistYes
          -
          Central LockingYesYes
          Child Safety LocksYesYes
          Anti Theft AlarmYes
          -
          No. of Airbags
          4
          2
          Driver AirbagYesYes
          Passenger AirbagYesYes
          Side Airbag FrontYes
          -
          Side Airbag RearNo
          -
          Seat Belt WarningYesYes
          Door Ajar Warning
          -
          Yes
          Traction ControlYes
          -
          Tyre Pressure MonitorYes
          -
          Engine Immobilizer
          -
          Yes
          Electronic Stability ControlYes
          -
          Advance Safety Features
          Collapse energy absorbing steering wheel
          EPS (Electronic power steering)
          ABS (Anti-lock Braking System)
          ESP (Electronic stability program)
          EPB (Electrical park brake)
          VDC (Vehicle Dynamic Control System)
          BOS (Brake override system)
          TCS (Traction Control System)
          EBD (Electronic Brake Force Distribution)
          HAC (Hill-start assist control)
          HBA (Hydraulic Brake Assist System)
          Manual anti-glare interior rearview mirror ,
          Front 3-point seatbelts with non-pre-tightening force limiters,
          Rear 3-point seatbelts with non-pre-tightening force limiters,
          Driver‘s seatbelt reminde,Co-pilot's seatbelt reminder,
          Rear Passenger's seatbelt reminder,
          Remote control door lock,
          Smart key system ,
          Body electronic anti-theft system,
          Anti-theft on power system,
          Rearview camera with distance scale line,
          Reverse radar (rear 4 sensors),
          Low speed beep
          Rear Doors Manual Child Lock,Seat Belt Reminder (Driver & Co-Driver Side, Thermal Management System(Natural Air Cooled)
          Rear Camera
          -
          With Guidedlines
          Anti Theft DeviceYes
          -
          Speed AlertYesYes
          Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYes
          Isofix Child Seat MountsYes
          -
          Hill AssistYes
          -
          Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
          -
          Yes
          Advance Internet
          E-Call & I-Call
          -
          No
          Over Speeding Alert
          -
          Yes
          Remote Door Lock/Unlock
          -
          Yes
          Entertainment & Communication
          RadioYesYes
          Speakers FrontYesYes
          Speakers RearYesYes
          Integrated 2DIN AudioYes
          -
          USB And Auxiliary InputYes
          -
          Bluetooth ConnectivityYes
          -
          Touch ScreenYesYes
          Touch Screen size (Inch)
          10.09
          10.23
          Connectivity
          -
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android Auto
          -
          Yes
          Apple Car Play
          -
          Yes
          Internal StorageNo
          -
          No. of Speakers
          4
          4
          Additional Features
          USB rear port, Touch Screen Rotatable Infotainment System ,
          Citroën Connect Touchscreen,Mirror Screen,Wireless Smartphone Connectivity,MyCitroën Connect, C - BUDDY' Personal Assistant Application,Smartphone Storage - Rear Console, Smartphone Charger Wire Guide on Instrument Panel,USB Port - Front 1 + Rear 2 Fast Charger
          Rear Touch Screen Size
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          No
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          Which car is cheaper between BYD E6 and Citroen eC3?

          BYD E6 price starts at Rs 29.15 Lakh & Citroen eC3 price starts at Rs 11.61 Lakh in New Delhi. Citroen eC3 is cheaper between these two cars.
          *Ex-showroom price in New Delhi
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