Tata Motors Tiago.EV became one of the most popular cars in the Indian market with the bookings passing the 10,000 mark in a single day. Tata Motors has started delivering the first batch of the electric hatchback. In the first batch, Tata will dispatch 2,000 units of the Tiago.EV.
Tata Tiago.EV has already crossed 20,000 bookings in the Indian market and customers have been waiting to get their hands on the car for a long time.
Commenting on the love and faith showered by its customers on the Tiago.ev, Mr. Vivek Srivatsa, Head, Marketing, Sales and Service Strategy, Tata Passenger Electric Mobility Ltd. said,
“The launch of the Tiago.ev was aimed at accelerating the adoption of EVs by democratising the Indian EV market and we are happy to announce that we are on the right path with this product, with cars retailed across 133 cities on the back of a robust sales network. The sheer trust in this brand has led to the success we are celebrating today. With a 38.6% growth YoY in EVs (as of January 2023), we remain committed to our vision of providing customers with the best, helping make EVs accessible to all.”
The car was first available with introductory car to first 10,000 customers. However, Tata extended the prices to first 20,000 customers due to an overwhelming response.
The all-new Tata Tiago EV looks exactly the same as the standard Tiago. However, there are a few changes that ensure that the Tiago EV looks different compared to the standard version of the car. Tata Tiago EV gets the EV logo along with blue-coloured highlights. The new Tiago EV gets blue highlights on the grille, side profile and even the alloy wheels.
Tata Tiago EV comes powered by the Ziptron technology that also powers the likes of the Tata Tiago EV and Nexon EV. There are multiple battery packs on offer that delivers different ranges. There is a 24 kWh battery pack that delivers an MIDC-certified range of 315 km. It should translate into a real-world range of 260 km. There is a smaller 19.2 kWh battery pack available too. It gets an MIDC-certified range of 250 km, which should translate roughly into 200 km of range.
The car also gets two drive modes – City and Sport. There are four different regeneration levels that can increase the range. The Tata Tiago EV will offer telematics with Z-Connect. There are more than 65 features including remote AC on/off, remote geo-fencing, real-time charging status, smartwatch connectivity and more.
Tata also offers leatherette seats, automatic climate control, rain-sensing wipers, auto-headlamps, electrically adjustable ORVMs, cruise control and more. Tata also offers as many as 8 speakers with the top-end variant of the car. The all-new Tata Tiago EV does not get direct competition in the market.