21 Aug 2020: This is the best-selling electric car in India
With this, the Nexon EV has emerged as the best-selling electric car in the country, accounting for over 62% of the market share as of Q1 FY21.
Exteriors: Tata Nexon EV: At a glance
The Tata Nexon EV has an eye-catching look, featuring a sloping roofline, a sleek chrome-finished grille, a muscular bonnet, a trapezoidal air dam, and silver-colored skid plates. For lighting, it gets projector headlights and LED tail lamps.
On the sides, the SUV is flanked by roof rails, blacked-out B-pillars, ORVMs, and designer alloy wheels.
Dimensions-wise, it has a wheelbase of 2,498mm.
Interiors: A peek inside the cabin
Tata Nexon EV offers a premium five-seater cabin with adjustable leather seats, automatic climate control, and a multifunctional steering wheel.
The SUV packs a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment console with support for Android Auto as well as Apple CarPlay.
On the safety front, it offers twin airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors, and a vehicle stability control system.
Engine: Power and performance
The Tata Nexon EV is powered by a 30.2kWh battery, coupled with a 3-phase PMSM (Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor). The combination produces 127hp/245Nm. The transmission duties on the electric SUV are handled by an automatic gearbox.
It can accelerate from 0-100km/h in 9.9 seconds and offers an Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI)-rated range of 312km on a single charge.
Pricing: What about the pricing?
In India, the Tata Nexon EV carries a starting price-tag of Rs. 13.99 lakh for the base-end XM model and goes up to Rs. 15.99 lakh for the top-spec XZ LUX trim.
Customers can also opt for a subscription plan instead of making a purchase by paying an all-inclusive monthly rental starting at Rs. 41,900.