Tata Motors has launched its updated electric sedan in India–the Tigor.ev–with extended range and exclusive features. The updated EV comes with a 26 kW IP67-rated battery and provides an enhanced ARAI range of 315 km (around 9 km more). The new Tigor.ev is offered in four variants: XE, XT, XZ, and XZ+ LUX–at a starting price of INR 12.19 lakh.
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Shailesh Chandra, Managing Director, Tata Passenger Electric Mobility Ltd. and Tata Motors Passenger Vehicles Ltd.,said: “The EV industry is witnessing tremendous growth and is gaining popularity in the Indian market. With 50,000 Tata EVs on road and an 89% market share (YTD), we at Tata Motors are solely driving this shift with our extensive portfolio. The recently introduced Tiago.ev – a product launched to democratize the EV market, received a tremendous response and we are elated to announce that it has garnered over 20K bookings in just a month since its launch. In line with our New Forever philosophy, it is now time to upgrade the Tigor.ev with more tech and premium features. Our deep insights on the customer driving pattern received from the 600 million kilometers covered on Indian roads has helped us understand and deliver better efficiency and range. We are happy to present to you the new Tigor.ev with an extended range of 315km (ARAI certified) – More Tech, More Luxe, More.ev.”
Design and features
The updated Tigor.ev gets the same design as the outgoing models. The EV comes with blue accents (on the headlamps, fog lights, front bumper, seats, and vents), projector headlamps, LED DRLs, a two-tone dashboard, hyperstyle wheels, and a piano black roof.
The new Tiago.ev comes equipped with new notable features such as cruise control, multi-mode regeneration, Zconnect technology, smartwatch connectivity, iTPMS,a tyre puncture repair kit, leatherette upholstery in the cabin, rain sensing wipers, and auto headlamps, among others.
Furthermore, the existing Tigor.ev users will also get new features such as multi-mode regeneration, iTPMS, a tyre puncture repair kit, and smartphone connectivity via software updates.
The new Tigor.ev is powered by the same 26 kW IP67-rated battery pack–mated to a PSMS–that is capable of producing a peak power of 75 hp and a peak torque of 170 Nm. The electric sedan gets charged from 0-80% in 60 minutes, and on a single charge, it provides an ARAI range of 315 km. Furthermore, the company claims the car accelerates from 0-60 kmph in 5.7 seconds.
Tata Tigor EV price in Nepal
The updated Tata Tigor EV has been launched in India at a base price of INR 12.19 lakh. There is no news regarding its launch yet, but fans can expect it to start at Rs 31 lakh.
|Tata Tigor variants||Price in India||Expected price in Nepal|
|XE||INR 12.49 lakh||Staring at Rs 31 lakh|
|XT||INR 12.99 lakh|
|XZ||INR 13.49 lakh|
|XZ+ LUX||INR 13.75 lakh|