Although the EV passenger car segment is very small now, it will gain traction when more mass-market products are launched.
Bold, new, innovative and powerful, the EV will hit markets overseas by the end of next year.
The EV has a 90 kWh battery pack and its electric motors produce a combined output of 400 PS and 696 Nm.
The spotted car was a pre-facelift model that could be used by Renault to assess how it fares in India.
Tourism Minister Aaditya Thackeray revealed in a tweet, on Thursday, about a video call held with the Tesla team.
To be put into production in late 2021, the "supertruck" will be the firm's first fully electric vehicle.
However, to keep costs low, the EV might not support fast charging or have a 800 V architecture.