Tata Nexon EV Launched in India: Prices Start From Rs 13,99,000

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With no direct rivals except for Hyundai Kona and MG ZS EV, Nexon will be sold in 30 cities across 166 dealerships.

Tata Nexon EV Launched

The electrifying SUV by Tata Motors, the Tata Nexon EV finally sees the price announcement today. Unveiled last month in three trims XM, XZ+ and XZ+ LUX, it gets a staggering starting price tag of Rs 13.99 lakh (base XM variant) and it goes up to Rs 15.99 lakh (top-end XZ+ LUX variant). The XZ+ variant that sits between the XM and the XZ+ variants, is tagged at Rs 14.99 lakh. (Ex-showroom, India prices).

Based on the underpinnings of the recently unveiled 2020 Nexon, the EV version features a 30.2kWh battery pack – certified to go 312 km range per charge – and can be charged (0%-80%) in merely 60 minutes. The Nexon EV is powered by the state-of-the-art electric vehicle technology ‘Ziptron’ that gives out 129 PS of power and 245 Nm of peak torque.

After Tata Tigor EV, the premium Nexon EV SUV is the second assault at the potential electric vehicle segment in India. Initially made available with a nominal booking amount of Rs 21,000, it’s presented in three colours — Signature Teal Blue, Glacier White and Moonlit Silver. It gets premium upholstery, advance gadgetry and optimal safety features inside the cabin. Some of the plush attribute list comprise of auto AC, premium leatherette seats, auto headlamps, dual roof, AT with dual modes, sunroof and others.

So let’s dig deep into the details about the all-electric India’s own SUV, the Tata Nexon EV.

Exteriors & Interiors

Much of the design elements on the outside are borrowed from its IC (Internal Combustion) partner. And this comprises of mature looking front grille and fascia, tri-arrow shaped LED DRLs, LED graphic for the tail lamps, novel floating roof and identical alloy wheels.

Very similar to the standard Nexon, the cabin is roomy and loaded more or less same features. The equipment list comprises of 7.0-inch digital instrument cluster (with info on battery status), 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, multi-functional steering wheel, sunroof and automatic climate control, fully automatic climate control, leather steering wheel, automatic rain-sensing wipers, automatic headlamps and many more.

Safety

Safety has been the prime with Tata Motors, and just like the regular Nexon, EV avatar too dons outstanding safety features. And these include class-above 5-star rating from Global NCAP under crash tests, dual airbags, ABS with EBD, high-speed alert, reverse parking sensors and camera, seatbelt reminder, engine immobilizer, ISOFIX child seat mounts and many more.

Specs & Battery

The Nexon EV is packed with 30.2kWh capacity battery. Its electric motor gives out a good 129 PS of power and 245 Nm of torque. It can go up to 0-60 kmph in just 4.6 seconds, while to attain the 100 kmph mark it needs less than 10 seconds. The powertrain also has two drive modes — Drive and Sport — to suit different driving scenarios.

Availability: Where to buy Nexon EV?

Across India, there are select dealerships that will offer the sales and service needs for the Tata Nexon EV SUV. These dealerships are provided with dedicated charging stations with up to 25kW DC fast chargers. The customers from cities/towns not listed in the Tata Motors list can reach select sales locations through their local Tata dealership. The Tata EV goes on sale at 66 dealerships across 30 cities in 12 states.

Below is the list of sales locations, state and city-wise:

States & Number of Dealerships In Each Cities/Regions
Delhi NCR Punjab Uttar Pradesh Rajasthan Gujarat Maharashtra

Delhi – 4

Gurgaon – 1

Faridabad – 1

Noida – 1

Greater Noida – 1

Ghaziabad – 1

Ludhiana – 1

Chandigarh – 1

Lucknow – 2

Kanpur – 1

Jaipur – 3

Ahmedabad – 3

Surat – 2

Mumbai – 5

Navi Mumbai – 1

Vasai – 1

Mira Road – 1

Kalyan – 1

Dombivali – 1

Ambernath – 1

Nagpur – 1

Pune – 7

States & Number of Dealerships In Each Cities/Regions
Karnataka Kerala Tamil Nadu Telangana Andhra Pradesh West Bengal
Bangalore – 9

Cochin – 1

Thiruvananthapuram – 1

Chennai – 4

Coimbatore – 1

Hyderabad – 5 Visakhapatnam – 2 Kolkata – 2

 

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