Tata Motors launched the India’s most affordable long range electric SUV the Tata Nexon EV at an introductory price starting from Rs.13.99 Lakhs (Ex-Showroom – All India). In order to accelerate the adoption of EVs in India, Tata Motors is closely working with other Tata Group companies including Tata Power, Tata Chemicals, Tata Autocomp, Tata Motors Finance and Croma, to create an e-mobility ecosystem, Tata uniEVerse. Here are the top 6 things you need to know about the all new Tata Nexon EV.
The new Tata Nexon EV sports a bold and confident design that brings into play the IMPACT DESIGN 2.0 language. The new design further accentuates the already strong and purposeful stance of the Nexon, resulting in a road presence that makes it stand out & apart. The slim, wide grille-cum-lamp entity is underscored by the Tata Motors Humanity Line running from lamp to lamp, adding a touch of premiumness through its chrome treatment and more three-dimensional form. Completing the new design of the front end is the bumper with its sporty central grille, detailed with the Tata Motors signature Tri-Arrows. The Tata Nexon EV also offers a electronic sunroof.
On the inside, the Tata Nexon EV cabin comes with modern design, spacious interiors, and premium sound management to deliver a comfortable tranquil drive. The vehicle also comes with a 7 inch Harman infotainment system offering top-notch connectivity and unmatched acoustics. It also supports Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. The seats also sports the Tata Motors signature Tri-Arrows.
2. Zippy Performance
Tata Nexon EV is equipped with a powerful and high-efficiency 129 PS permanent-magnet AC motor powered by a high capacity 30.2 kWh lithium-ion battery. The motor produces 245 Nm of instant torque from a standstill, enabling Nexon EV to accelerate from 0 to 100 kmph in just 9.9 seconds. The EV comes with a best-in-industry dust and water proof battery pack which meets IP67 standards. This high-density battery pack is liquid-cooled to excel in Indian conditions.
The battery pack is placed underneath the vehicle body, giving the SUV a center of gravity more akin to that of a sedan or a hatchback, ensuring maximum stability and excellent dynamic performance on winding roads.
The Tata Nexon EV comes with two drive mode options – DRIVE & SPORT. It utilizes smart drive tech features – Regenerative Braking to charge the battery while coasting, Hill Ascent & Descent Assist to make driving on slopes more convenient and Smart Regen with Creep feature allows user to tackle congested city traffic without fatigue.
3. Charging Barriers
The Tata Nexon EV delivers an anxiety free ARAI certified long range of 312 kms on a single charge with zero emissions. When plugged into a Fast DC Charger, the Nexon EV will replenish 80% battery capacity within 60 minutes. In addition, the Nexon EV can be charged from any 15 amp plug point. Tata Nexon EV comes with an efficient high voltage system with fast charging capability and extended battery life.
Powered by Tata uniEVerse, customers will have access to a suite of e-mobility offerings including charging solutions, innovative retail experiences and easy financing options. Tata Motors has partnered with Tata Power to provide end-to-end charging solutions at home, workplace and for captive and public charging.
4. ZConnect App
The Tata Nexon EV offers 35 Mobile App based connected features, ranging from remote commands, vehicle tracking, driving behavior analytics, navigation and remote diagnostics. The ZConnect App enables owners to locate the nearby charging points, Tata Motors Limited (TML) service stations, set-up speed alerts, track vehicle location and many more features.
5. Class Leading Safety Features
The Tata Motors claims that Nexon EV retains all its learnings from the Nexon Global NCAP rating and comes with class leading safety features. Proving its reliability, the car has been rigorously tested across 1 million kms across the toughest terrains in India, covering high altitudes, unpaved roads, steep gradients and under extreme weather conditions.
6. Most Affordable Long-range Electric SUV
The all new Tata Nexon EV is priced at Rs.13.99 lakhs (ex. showroom, All India) . Will be available in three variants – XZ+ LUX, XZ+ (both in 2 tone) and XM (in single tone) across 60 authorized dealerships in 22 cities. the Nexon EV will come in three exciting colour options – Signature Teal Blue colour, Moonlit Silver and Glacier White.
The Tata Nexon EV will additionally come with a warranty of 8 years or 1,60,000 kms (whichever is earlier) on battery & motor. The all new Nexon EV can be pre-booked for an amount of Rs 21,000 s through company’s official website or through selected authorized dealers.