With the Nexon EV and Tigor EV, Tata Motors continues to steer India’s push in direction of electrical automobiles. The carmaker now has a 96 per cent stake within the EV four-wheeler area.

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HT Auto Desk

March 11, 2022 at 12:02 pm

Tata Tigor EV (left) and Nexon EV (proper) are the 2 main electrical automobiles at the moment within the Indian market.

Tata Motors continues to dominate the electrical automobile section in India. In February, the carmaker reported greater than 4 instances development in gross sales of its electrical 4 wheelers within the passenger automobile section. With 2,264 models of its EVs, which embody the Nexon EV and Tigor EV, Tata Motors at the moment shares a market share of 96.26 per cent on this section, nicely forward of another rivals. Tata’s electrical automobiles are additionally at the moment probably the most reasonably priced electrical automobile within the four-wheeler section in India.

Here’s a take a look at the highest 5 electrical automobiles bought in India in February.

Tata Nexon EV and Tigor EV

The Tata Nexon EV and Tigor EV have been the largest success tales ever in electrical automobiles made in India. Each the Nexon and Tigor EV have just lately acquired updates, and are simply the most well-liked of all the electrical automobiles bought in India. Tata Motors bought 2,264 models of Nexon, Tigor EVs final month. It is a huge enhance of 421 per cent as in comparison with the 434 models bought throughout the identical month final 12 months.

Tata Tigor EV, which was launched final 12 months at a beginning worth of Rs. 11.99 lakhs, going up 12.99 (ex-showroom), can also be India’s most secure electrical automobile with a four-star score from International NCAP. The electrical sedan gives an ARAI-certified vary of 306 kms on a single cost.

The Nexon EV stays one of the best promoting electrical automobile in India. Tata Motors just lately revealed that it has bought 13,500 models of the Nexon EV in India since its launch two years in the past. The Nexon EV is provided with a 30.2 kWh battery pack and gives a variety of 312 kms with out recharge.


The closest competitor of Tata Motors within the electrical four-wheeler area is MG Motor. MG’s solely electrical providing in India, the ZS EV, is the third greatest promoting electrical automobile in India. In February, MG bought 38 models of the ZS EV. Nonetheless, the gross sales numbers have come down as in comparison with February final 12 months, when the corporate bought round 90 models extra as in comparison with the earlier month.

The ZS EV gets several styling updates, mainly highlighted by a new front grille on the face.  It is mounted on 17 inch alloy wheels.

The ZS EV will get a number of styling updates, primarily highlighted by a brand new entrance grille on the face. It’s mounted on 17 inch alloy wheels.

MG Motor launched the facelift model of the ZS EV earlier this week. value 21.99 lakhs, the 2022 MG ZS EV gives a variety of 461 kms on a single cost. That is an enchancment of over 40 kms over the earlier era mannequin.

Mahindra & Mahindra is ready to launch at the least three new electrical automobiles later this 12 months. On the Auto Expo in 2020, the carmaker additionally showcased just a few others, together with the eKUV100, which is but to hit the markets. Nonetheless, Mahindra continues to be a serious participant within the electrical four-wheeler section in India. At the moment, its electrical sedan eVerito occupies the fourth place within the checklist of prime 5 electrical automobiles in India with 12 models bought final month.

BYD e6

The BYD e6 electrical MPV is at the moment not accessible within the passenger automobile section. The Chinese language carmaker sells three-row electrical automobiles within the B2B section and targets solely fleet operators within the nation. The carmaker bought 10 models of the e6 MPV final month.

The BYD e6 is provided with a 71.7 kWh Blade battery that’s rated to ship a variety of over 500 km on a single cost. It’s accessible with DC quick charging assist which takes round 1.5 hours to completely cost the battery.

Amongst different EVs, Audi e-tron, Hyundai Kona, Jaguar I-Tempo, Mercedes EQC, Porsche Taycan EV are among the many prime 10 electrical automobiles that have been bought in India final month.

First revealed date: March 11, 2022 at 12:02 pm IST

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