Tata Nexon Electric launch on 28 January, says report

Tata Motors has a slew of launches in the form of new models and facelifts for 2020. The company will kick-off the year with the launch of Tata Altroz hatchback on 22 January followed by Tata Nexon EV on January 28th, reports Autocar India. Tata Motors will be introducing 4 all-new models, 14 commercial and 12 passenger vehicle displays at the Auto Expo 2020 that opens on 5 February.

The Tata Nexon Electric will be the first car to come with the company’s Ziptron EV technology. The electric SUV will be powered by a 30.2 kWh lithium-ion battery that drives a 129 PS permanent-magnet AC motor. Nexon EV produces 95 kW of power and 245 Nm of instant torque, taking the SUV from 0 to 100 km/h in just 9.9 seconds.

The battery has a range of over 300 km (company-claimed) and can be charged to 80% in 60 minutes using a DC fast charger while taking about 9 hours from a 15A household socket. The e-Nexon gets regenerative braking, Hill Ascent & Descent Assist and Smart Regen with ‘Creep’ feature. There’s a standard warranty of 8-year/1,60,000 km for the EV’s battery and motor.

Tata Nexon EV is expected to be priced between Rs.15 lakhs to Rs.17 lakhs ex-showroom (exclusive of government subsidy). Nexon EV will also be displayed Croma retail stores in select locations digitally The electric SUV will be made available in three variants – XM, XZ+ and XZ+ LUX and in three colours – Signature Teal Blue, Moonlit Silver and Glacier White. The video below, courtesy CarBlogIndia Youtube channel, provides the first look of the vehicle’s interior and exterior.

Tata Nexon Electric variants, features & specifications:

Tata Nexon EV XM

  • Fully automatic climate control
  • Automatic transmission with Drive and Sport mode
  • Dual airbags
  • ABS with EBD
  • Telematics App (ZConnect)
  • Keyless Entry & Push button Start

Tata Nexon EV XZ+

All features of XM and

  • Contrast Dual-tone roof
  • 16-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels
  • 7-inch touchscreen infotainment
  • Camera-based reverse park assist
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel

Tata Nexon EV XZ+ LUX

All features of the XZ+ and

  • Sunroof
  • Premium leatherette seats
  • Automatic headlamps
  • Automatic rain-sensing wipers

[Source – AutocarIndia.com]