Mumbai, December 19,
Tata Motors, part of
Tata Group, has today unveiled its electric SUV, the Nexon EV, in the adding
one more electric vehicle to passenger car segment. This new introduction is powered
with recently launched Ziptron technology.
This new addition promises
an efficient high voltage system, zippy performance, long-range, fast charging
capability, extended battery life and class leading safety features.
CEO & MD, Tata Motors, said, “After introducing our cutting-edge EV technology,
Ziptron, we are thrilled to unveil the first EV featuring this technology, the
Nexon EV. This is a high performance, connected vehicle that is uniquely suited
to address the aspirations of Indian customers and break all barriers for EV
adoption. We are confident that this development will mark an important
milestone in India’s electrification journey, and further reinforce our
commitment towards developing sustainable and responsible mobility solutions
On the inside, the Nexon EV cabin comes with modern design, spacious
interiors, and premium
sound management to deliver a comfortable tranquil drive.The vehicle also comes with a seven-inch
Harman infotainment system offering top-notch connectivity and unmatched
acoustics. It also supports Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.
Nexon EV is equipped with a powerful
and high-efficiency 129 PS permanent-magnet AC motor powered by a high capacity
30.2 kwh lithium-ion battery. The motor produces 245 Nm of instant torque from a standstill, enabling Nexon
EV to accelerate from 0 to 100
kmph in just 9.9 seconds.
The EV comes with a best-in-industry
dust and water proofbattery pack which meets IP67 standards. This high-density
battery pack is liquid-cooled to
excel in Indian conditions. The battery pack is placed underneath the vehicle body, giving the SUV a
center of gravity more akin to that of a sedan or a hatchback, ensuring maximum
stability and excellent dynamic performance on winding roads.
The vehicle comes with two
drive mode options such as DRIVE & SPORT. It utilises smart drive tech
features like regenerative braking to charge the battery while coasting, hill ascent
& descent assist to make driving on slopes more convenient and smart regen
with creep feature allows
user to tackle congested city traffic without fatigue.
Nexon EV delivers an anxiety-free
300 km long range of more than on a single charge with zero emissions. When
plugged into a fast DC charger,
the Nexon EV will replenish 80 per cent battery capacity within 60 minutes. In
addition, the Nexon EV can be charged from any 15 amp plug point.
Nexon EV offers 35 mobile
app-based connected features, ranging from remote
commands, vehicle tracking, driving behavior analytics, navigation and remote
diagnostics. Its ZConnect App enables owners to locate the nearby charging
points, TML service stations, set-up speed alerts, track vehicle location and
many more features.