Following the introduction of Tigor EV for Government and fleet consumers, Tata Motors announced the launch of its extended range Tigor EV Electric Sedan, with a range of 213 km, certified by ARAI. It will be available in 3 variants – XE+, XM+ and XT+ – for both fleet and personal segment customers.
The new Tigor EV will be available across 30 cities, at a starting price of INR944,000 ($13,216) ex-showroom Delhi (after deducting Govt. subsidies). 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, comfort of a sedan and zero emissions.
Speaking on the launch of this new variant, Ashesh Dhar, Head – Sales, Marketing and Customer Service, Electric Vehicle Business, Tata Motors Ltd. said, “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. This launch reinforces our commitment towards sustainable mobility solutions in India.”
The new Tigor EV will have two driving modes – ‘Drive’ and ‘Sport’. With a 21.5 kWh battery pack, the new model offers a significantly longer range. The battery cooling system is designed to ensure consistent performance even in extreme ambient temperature conditions. The car has 2 charging ports – fast charging as well as slow AC charging
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.