Tata launched this car in august 2021. Tigor EV has become popular gradually, and at present, is one of the most affordable EVs in India. Here we have given five important things about Tata Tigor that make it unique among all other cars.
The Indian market of Automobiles is coming up with new brands of electric cars. Car manufacturers are bringing new models almost every year. However, people are slowly accepting the replacement of ICE cars with EVs. According to recent figures, India is still lagging in the EV infrastructure. Presently, Tigor is one of the most affordable cars in India.
Five best things about Tata Tigor EV
Indian consumers are price conscious, and they look for the best price in the market. Tata Motors has kept this in mind and launched Tigor EV. Its price starts from 11.9 lakh and goes up to 13.14 lakh. Therefore, it is the most affordable electric vehicle available in the Indian market. Its design is similar to the Tigor sedan. However, the manufacturers have made some slight changes. One important change is replacing the internal combustion engine with an electric powertrain.
2. Battery and Powertrain
Tata Tigor EV has a 26kWH battery with an electric motor of 74 bhp and torque of 170 Nm. The company claims that its battery would deliver a ride of 306 kilometers on one charge. Ideally, it should be more than 225 km. The car also supports fast DC charging that can empower the battery up to 80 percent in just 60 minutes. However, an AC charger of 15A takes 8.5 hours to complete this task. The company provides a warranty of 160,000 km and 8 years for motor and battery.
3. Unique interior and exterior design
Tigor EV has styling tropes of electric theme, which makes it different from the conventional Tigor. This car has a Teal Blue shade with a humanity grille like in Nexon EV. A blue line running across both the headlights signifies clean electric mobility.
Talking about its interior, the car looks similar to its petrol variant. The tri-arrow design on the seat fabric and AC vents look nice. The dark-toned covers with electric blue accents look tasteful.
4. Features of Tata Tigor EV
This car has a 7-inch touch screen accompanied by Apple car play, Harman-Kardon stereo, more than 30 connected features, a connectivity package, and Android Auto. There is a complete digital display containing lots of information. The display comes in handy and is easy to use.
Other conveniences include a rear camera, automatic temperature control, one USB port, a cooled glovebox, and auto-foldable IRVMs, with adaptive guidelines. The top variant of XZ+ DT also has a black roof, projector headlamps, and LED DRLs.
Global NCAP has tested Tata Tigor EV. It has become the first-ever EV to get four stars in the crash test for both child and adult occupants. It comes with seat belt reminders, parking sensors with a rear parking camera, electronic Brakeforce Distribution, and an anti-locking braking system.