Tata Motors to launch Tata Tiago EV on Sep 28 and it is believed to be India’s most affordable electric car. The new member of the company is expected to increase the sales of electric cars in India by its affordability factor and new features.
Tata Tiago, will be India’s most affordable electric car
On September 9, World EV Day, Tata Motors had formally announced the launch of Tiago EV. The Nexon EV and Tigor EV both utilize Ziptron technology, as does the Tiago EV. By the end of this month, the Tata Tiago EV, promoted as India’s most affordable electric vehicle, will make its formal debut on Indian roads.
According to the Auto HT report, the battery options from the Tata XPres-T electric sedan, which fleet operators provide free of charge, may be carried over. This entails a 21.5 kWh and 165 kWh high energy density battery. In the case of the XPres-T, the power output is 41 hp and 105 Nm of torque. However, the Tiago EV may possibly receive the Tigor-a 26kWh lithium-ion battery, which is significantly more capable. This generates 75 horsepower and 170 Nm for the Tigor EV.
The Tata Tiago model has a set of features as mentioned by its company which includes, that it will additionally include a cruise option in addition to one pedal technology. The second feature will give drivers the option of a powerful “regenerative braking” that will aid in keeping the electric car’s charge. According to the Auto HT article, Tiago EV is also anticipated to include a multi-mode regen functionality.
Tata Motors holds a significant share in the battery-powered electric vehicle sector. As a matter of fact Nexon EV has a great demand and sales. Tigor EV, from Tata Motors is also showing significant demand. But the affordability of electric vehicles still seems to be an issue in the market. Hence, that is the reason the Tata Tiago is the most affordable electric car is predicted to cause a mass increase in the electric vehicle sales. It should be notes that the pricing that Tata Motors is going to charge for its electric vehicle depends on various other factors.
In addition to the CNG and ICE models, the Tata Tiago will be the first hatchback vehicle in the nation to include an electric version. In January the CNG version was released. Tata’s Tigor, on the other hand, is the first model in the country to obtain all three versions. Tata Tiago’s price ranges from Rs. 5.40 Lakh to Rs. 7.82 Lakh. The base model of the Tata Tiago is the XE, and the top variant is the XZ Plus Dual Tone Roof CNG, which has a price tag of Rs. 7.82 Lakh.
According to Tata Motors’ Managing Director of Passenger Vehicles and Tata Passenger Electric Mobility, Shailesh Chandra, 20% of the company’s total domestic passenger vehicle sales are expected to come from electric vehicles in the next three years.