2021 Tata Tigor EV India Launch Highlights: Price, Range, Charging Time, Specs, Features, Images

2021 Tata Tigor EV India Launch, On Road Price in India Highlights: The new 2021 Tata Tigor EV will be launched in India today and will be positioned below the Nexon EV. It will become The most affordable electric car to be offered in India.

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2021 Tata Tigor EV Launch Highlights: The all-new Tata Tigor EV will be launched in India today. Tata Motors has already revealed the new Tigor EV with the new Ziptron architecture. But today will see the Indian automaker announce the price of the most affordable electric car in the Indian market. The Tigor EV will be positioned below the Tata Nexon EV. The older Tigor EV’s architecture will be replaced with a similar design found in the Nexon EV. The Tigor EV will come equipped with a 26 kWh battery pack, offer a tailor-made battery management system and will also be a connected vehicle with 30+ connected car features. The system will also include regenerative braking and will be capable of fast charging from 0-80% in under 60 minutes. To know more about the new Tigor EV, stay tuned to Express Drives.

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    12:08 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Thats all floks!

    The live event has concluded. Thank you for tuning in. 

    12:05 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Current Charging Network

    The current level of public charger infrastructure is sub-optimal - Shailesh Chandra, Tata Motors

    12:03 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Charging Usage

    95% of customers use personal and home chargers. Public Charger stations are not really needed (for everyday use). however, for long-distance journeys, public chargers will be required - Shailesh Chandra, Tata Motors

    11:51 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Tata Tigor EV XZ+ Variant Features

    The XZ+ variant of the new Tata Tigor EV offers the following features:

    Price: Rs 12.99 lakhDual Tone Price: Rs 13.14 lakh

    -Dual Airbags-LED Tail Lamps-Digital Instrument Cluster-ABS with EBD & CSD-Auto Climate Control-Tilt Adjust Steering Wheel-Front Power Windows-Interior Lamps with Dimmer-Premium Harman Infotainment System-Harman Sound System with 4 Speakers + 4 Tweeters-Speed Dependant Auto Locks-Day/Night IRVM-All Power Windows-Manual Central Lock-Hyperstyle Wheels-Projector Headlamps with LED DRLs-Knitted Roof Liner-Rear Parking Camera-Rear Defogger-Push Button Start-Folding Rear Centre Armrest-Cooled Glovebox-Electric Boot Release-Auto Fold ORVM-Driver Seat Heaight Adjust

    11:46 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Tata Tigor EV XM Variant Features

    The XM variant of the new Tata Tigor EV offers the following features:

    Price: Rs 12.49 lakh

    -Dual Airbags-LED Tail Lamps-Digital Instrument Cluster-ABS with EBD & CSD-Auto Climate Control-Tilt Adjust Steering Wheel-Front Power Windows-Full Wheel Cover-Interior Lamps with Dimmer-Harman Infotainment System-Harman Sound System with 4 Speakers-Speed Dependant Auto Locks-Day/Night IRVM-All Power Windows-Manual Central Lock

    11:42 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Tata Tigor EV XE Variant Features

    The base XE variant of the new Tata Tigor EV offers the following features as standard:

    Price: Rs 11.99 lakh

    -Dual Airbags-LED Tail Lamps-Digital Instrument Cluster-ABS with EBD & CSD-Auto Climate Control-Tilt Adjust Steering Wheel-Front Power Windows

    11:36 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Global NCAP Crash Safety Details

    The Tata Tigor EV was awarded a safety rating by GNCAP. It was awarded a 4-star rating for adult (12.00 points out of 17.00) and child (37.24 points out of 49.00) occupant protection. The model tested included 2 airbags as offered standard with the Tigor EV.

    11:30 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Colour Options and Dual Tone variant pricing

    The Tata Tigor EV will be available in just two exterior colour options. The XZ+ Dual-Tone variant of the new Tigor EV is priced at Rs 13.14 lakh. 

    11:26 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Tata Tigor EV - Price Break Down

    The all-new Tata Tigor EV has been launched in three variants. The price breakdown for each is as follows:

    Tata Tigor EV XE - Rs 11.99 lakh

    Tata Tigor EV XM - Rs 12.49 lakh

    Tata Tigor EV XZ+ - Rs 12.99 lakh

    The gap between each variant of The Tigor EV is around Rs 50,000. While we expected Tata Motors to launch the vehicle between Rs 10-15 lakh, the model is quite aggressively priced between Rs 12-13 lakh. The ZX+ model will also be offered with a dual-tone option. The option will likely cost extra over the ex-showroom price of the XZ+ model.

    11:19 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Tata Tigor EV Launched!

    The Tata Tigor EV has been launched in India. Prices start from Rs 11.99 lakh

    11:18 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Tata Motors Tigor EV Variants

    All-New Tata Tigor EV Variant Breakdown is as below:

    11:18 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Tigor EV - Safety

    The Tata Tigor EV has a Global NCAP safety rating of 4 stars for adult and child occupant safety.

    11:17 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Tata Tigor EV - Driving Range

    Tata Motors claims that the new Tigor EV offers a driving range of 306 km as certified by ARAI

    11:15 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Tigor EV Revealed

    The Tigor EV has been revealed at the launch.

    11:10 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Charging Infrastructure - Tata

    Tata Motors has expanded its EV Charging Infrastructure to support customers from just 60 stations in January 2020, to now (August 2021) to more than 640+ stations across India.

    11:08 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Why EVs in India?

    Growing charging infrastructure, government incentives and rising prices of fossil fuels have led to people adopt EVs in India - Tata Motors

    11:05 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    EV Perception in India in the past

    Tata Motors: Perception of EVs in India a few years ago

    11:04 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Growth of EVs

    Tata Motors sees demand and sales for volumes globally has been on a steady rise. Shailesh Chandra, President, Passenger Vehicles Bussiness Unit, Tata Motors. 

    11:00 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Tata Tigor EV - Launch Event

    The new Tata Tigor EV launch event has now started. Watch it live here:

    10:55 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    Tata Tigor EV - Styling

    The new Tata Tigor EV is based on the Tigor facelift model which was launched in early 2020. The new Tata Tigor EV is largely the same in design. However, the front grille has been replaced with a flush plastic panel, the chrome elements from the standard car are finished with electric blue colour instead to differentiate it as an EV. Other notable changes include projector headlamps, LED DRLs, fog lamps, newly designed alloy wheels, and a pair of tail lamps.

    10:48 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    New Tata Tigor EV - Variants

    The new Tata Tigor EV is expected to be offered in three variants - XM, XZ+ and XZ+ DT. Unlike the Nexon EV, the Tigor EV is not expected to be available with a XZ+ Lux variant

    10:40 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    New Tigor EV - A Connected Car

    Tata Motors will offer the new Tigor EV as a connected vehicle. It will come loaded with 30+ iRA connected features. This will allow the user to track various parameters of the Tigor EV through a smartphone application. 

    10:31 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    2021 Tata Tigor EV - Performance

    The new electric version of the Tata Tigor notchback will be powered by a permanent magnet synchronous electric motor. The unit is tuned to churn out 74 bhp and 170 Nm of torque. Tata Motors claims that the new Tigor EV can accelerate from 0-60km/h in 5.7 seconds.

    10:21 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    New Tigor EV - Battery and Charging

    With the new Ziptron architecture, the new Tigor EV uses a 26kWh lithium-ion battery pack. Tata Motors claims that it can be charged from 0-80% in under 60 minutes using a fast charger. However, a standard home wall charger would take around 8.5 hours. The battery will be offered with a warranty of eight years or 1.6 lakh kilometres. The battery in the new Tigor EV is also IP67-certified

    10:13 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    New Tigor EV - Price Expecteations

    The Tigor EV will be positioned below the Nexon EV in the range. We expect the Tigor EV to be priced between Rs 10 lakh to Rs 15 lakh (ex-showroom). It will make it the most affordable electric car in the Indian market today. 

    10:03 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    2021 Tata Tigor EV - Whats new?

    The 2021 Tata Tigor EV will drop its old EV architecture for Tata's new Ziptron EV architecture. After the Tata Nexon EV, the Tigor EV will be the second model to use the Ziptron platform. 

    09:52 (IST)31 Aug 2021
    New Tata Tigor EV - Price Announcement

    Tata Motors will announce the price of the new 2021 Tigor EV today. Stay tuned to Express Drives for all the latest updates live from the launch right here.

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