Tata Nexon EV will be the first car from the brand to have Ziptron technology that allows charging through both 15A socket and a fast charger.
New Delhi : Tata Motors is readying its Nexon EV for unveiling on 19th December 2019. This will be the second electric vehicle from the homegrown brand after Tigor EV.
Also, this is going to be the first electric SUV from the brand to have Ziptron technology.
With the auto manufacturers present in India racing to launch electric vehicles, this model could prove to be helping the brand to sit in the front row, as Maruti Suzuki is yet to launch its first electric car and Mahindra axed its e2o Plus small hatchback.
Here, in this article, we will take a look at the details and facts of the Tata Nexon EV.
When will it launch?
Tata Motors has not revealed the specific launch date yet. But, it could hit the showrooms sometime in early 2020.
Also, Tata Motors will launch the Nexon EV in multiple phases. In the first phase, it will launch in cities like New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai, Kolkata, Pune, Ahmedabad, and Thane.
What will be the Tata Nexon EV price?
Tata Nexon EV is expected to be priced at around Rs 15 lakh (ex-showroom). It would be available in more than one variants.
How is the design?
Tata Nexon EV will largely follow the same design as its fossil fuel variant has. However, there would be some distinctive characteristics as well.
As the automaker has teased the e-SUV, it receives fresh-looking LED daytime running lights. Also, there could be a projector headlamps. The front grille has become slimmer. Also, there would be a new bonnet and front-bumper design, revised fog-lamp clusters.
At the side and rear profile, the car would look similar to the regular Nexon compact SUV. Inside the cabin also, there would be similar look with some distinctive elements. To signify the zero-emission character of the SUV, Tata Motors might add some special colour trims.
What will be the features?
Tata Nexon EV is expected to come with a floating 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with ConnectNext, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. A Harman audio system would be there just like the regular model. Apart from that, reverse parking camera, push start button will be the other features.
Powertrain and range:
Tata Motors is expected to offer the Nexon electric SUV with a 300 km range on a single charge, thanks to the Ziptron EV technology that is set to debut with this SUV. However, battery and electric motor specifications are yet to be disclosed. With the Ziptron technology, the SUV’s battery will be able to be charged via a 15A socket and through a fast charger as well.