Tata is sooner joining the league of electric cars in India by launching the electric version of their Tata Tigor EV and Tata Tiago. The electric version of their Tata Nano EV is also said to be launched next year. Recently TATA group has managed to win a bid of 10,000 EVs to supply to their government against their rival Mahindra and Mahindra. The procurement of this vehicle is done by Energy Efficiency Service Limited.
Tata will also be launching its Tata electric Nano as Jayem Neo. This Tata electric Nano will be renamed as Jayem Neo based on their partner Jayem Automotives who will be supplying the electric power-train for electric Nano. Initially, Tata will be supplying feet of 400 Electric Nanos to OLA cabs as a part of their deal.
Tata has been already supplying Tata Tigor EV to the government. The range of Tata Tigor EV is expected to be 130 kilometers in a single charge with a top speed of 100 km/hr. With expecting a 20 percent subsidy from the government, the car would be priced around Rs.11 Lakhs for consumers. Tata recently showcased its Tata Tiago EV at Auto Expo 2018. Tata Tiago EV is expected to be cheaper than Tata Tigor EV and will be priced around Rs.8 lakhs making it a potential substitute for Mahindra EVs. The Tiago EV is expected to have a range of 120 kilometers with a top speed of 135 km/hr.
Tata will also be launching an electric version of its Nano soon. This Tata electric Nano will be renamed as Jayem Neo based on their partner Jayem Automotives who will be supplying the electric powertrain for electric Nano.
- Range: 130 kilometers
- Charging Time: 6–8 hours
- Expected Price: 4–5 lakhs
- Launch: 2019