Mumbai, Oct 9 : Auto Major, Tata Motors on Wednesday launched Tigor EV variant with extended range at a price of Rs 9.44 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
The Tigor Electric will be available in 3 variants - XE+, XM+ and XT+ - and will be available for both fleet and normal consumers. Tata Motors is making the car available across 30 cities and prices start at Rs 9.44 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). This amount is after deducting all the government subsidies.
The new extended version offers an enhanced driving range as well and that is rated at 213 km on a single charge which is 71 kilometres more than before. Ashesh Dhar, Head - Sales, Marketing and Customer Service, Electric Vehicle Business, Tata Motors Ltd. said, "This new version builds on the success of the award winning Tigor EV, which is already deployed with several fleets and Government customers. This launch reinforces our commitment towards sustainable mobility solutions in India."
''Tigor EV Extended Range model aptly addresses the requirements of longer range applications and also provides higher revenue earning potential for our commercial customers. This new version builds on the success of the award winning Tigor EV, which is already deployed with several fleets and government customers.''he added.
The Tigor EV gets signature EV decals on the side, while the front grille gets a premium look. The alloy wheels on the car are different too while there's a shark-fin antenna & LED high mounted stop lamp at the rear. The company is making the Tigor EV available in 3 colours - Pearlescent white, Egyptian blue and Roman silver.
According to the company, this vehicle qualifies for a FAME-II incentive for eligible commercial customers. The new extended version offers an enhanced driving range, low cost of ownership, connectivity, and zero emissions. The new Tigor EV will have two driving modes- Drive and Sport with a 21.5 kWh battery pack. The car boasts of battery cooling system which is designed to ensure consistent performance even in extreme ambient temperature conditions.
Additionally, the vehicle will be equipped with dual airbags (XE+ variant with Driver Airbag only) and an anti-lock braking system as standard safety features. The vehicle also comes with an inbuilt warranty of 3 years or 1.25 lakh kms, whichever is earlier.