Tata Tiago EV Launch: Country’s cheapest electric car, will run 315 km in 1 charge

The dream of driving an electric car for the common man of the country is about to be fulfilled. Tata Motors India’s cheapest electric car Tiago EV has been launched. The latest electric car has been launched in the country at an initial ex-showroom price of Rs 8.49 lakh. It has been introduced in the market under Tata Passengers Electric Mobility Limited (TPEML), the EV division of Tata Motors. The company claims that the Tata Tiago EV will travel 315 km on a full charge. Let’s see the features of Tiago EV, the cheapest electric car in the country.

Tiago EV: Price

Tata Motors has kept the starting ex-showroom price of Tiago EV at Rs 8.49 lakh. At the same time, the ex-showroom price of its top variant is Rs 11.79 lakh. However, these prices of Tata Tiago will be valid only for the initial 10,000 bookings. In this also 2,000 bookings are reserved for the old EV customers of Tata Motors.

The Tiago EV prices are subject to change after the initial 10,000 bookings. The company will start booking Tata Tiago EV from October 10. At the same time, the delivery of the latest electric car will start from January next year.

Tiago EV: The company's fourth EV

Tata Motors is the largest player in the Indian electric car segment. Tata Tiago EV is the company's fourth offering in the electric car market. Earlier Tata Nexon EV, Tata Nexon EV Max and Tigor EV are already performing well. However, apart from these three models, the Tata Tiago EV has the ability to take the reach of the electric car to the people of India at large.

Tiago EV: 2 Battery Packs

Tata Tiago EV has been offered with two battery options. Customers will get 19.2 kWh and 24 kWh battery pack options in it. The charging and range capacities of both these battery packs are different. Tata Motors will try to tap the different customer base through the difference in battery packs, as the driving needs of every customer differ.

Tiago EV: 315km range

Talking about the range of Tata Tiago, its 19.2 kWh battery pack model will run for 250 km on a full charge once. On the other hand, the model with 24 kWh battery pack will cover a distance of 315 km on a single full charge. These range-related figures have been released on the basis of test conditions.

Tiago EV: Charges in 57 minutes

There are 4 charging options in the Tata Tiago EV. This means that the Tiago EV can be charged in four ways, including 15A socket, 3.2 kW AC charger, 7.2 kW AC charger and DC fast charger options. Tata Tiago EV will be charged up to 80 per cent in just 57 minutes when charged with a DC fast charger.

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