New Delhi: Automotive manufacturer Tata Motors has launched its new electric vehicle ‘Tiago EV’ in India. The new Tiago EV would come equipped with new features, a 26kWh battery pack and is expected to offer more than 300 km of driving range on a single charge.
The all-new Tiago EV comes with a price tag of Rs 8.49 lakh for the base variant. This is an introductory price and only the first 10,000 customers will be able to get the benefit. The Tiago EV will join the Tata Tigor EV, Nexon EV and Nexon MAX EV.
There are four different charging options. There is a 15 A compact travelling charger, a 3.3 kW AC charger, a fast 7.2 kW AC home charger, and a fast DC charger that can charge the batteries from 10% to 80% in just 57 minutes. The 7.2 kW AC home charger takes 3 hours 36 minutes to charge the battery from zero to full.
The car also gets two drive modes – City and Sport. There are four different regeneration levels that can increase the range. The Tata Tiago EV will offer telematics with Z-Connect. There are more than 65 features including remote AC on/off, remote geo-fencing, real-time charging status, smartwatch connectivity and more.
Tata also offers leatherette seats, automatic climate control, rain-sensing wipers, auto-headlamps, electrically adjustable ORVMs, cruise control and more. Tata also offers as many as 8 speakers with the top-end variant of the car. The all-new Tata Tiago EV does not get direct competition in the market.