- Tata Motors launched the Nexon EV in January, 2020 and in two years the electric SUV has achieved the mark of 13,500 sales
- The Nexon EV is the best selling EV in India that starts at Rs 14.29 lakh and goes upto Rs 16.90 lakh
Tata Motors has achieved 13,500 sales for the Nexon EV. In April 2021, the Nexon EV sales crossed 4,000 models. In last 10 months the company sold over 9,000 models of the electric SUV. This is certainly an impressive feat as the EV sales are slowly picking up. The Nexon EV is currently the best selling EV in India. Tata Motors is selling it an average of 1,000 models a month. When company launched the Nexon EV, it became an instant success mainly because of affordable price. The price of Nexon EV starts at Rs 14.29 lakh and goes upto Rs 16.90 lakh (ex-showroom).
Tata Nexon EV Sales
At an average of 1,000 models a month, the Nexon EV accounts for more than 50 percent of sales in its segment. The Nexon EV rivals the Hyundai Kona and MG ZS EV. The MG ZS EV is the closest rival of the Tata Nexon EV. To maintain the sales lead in EVs, Tata Motors has setup a seperate subsidiary. Tata Passenger Electric Mobility Ltd. (TPEML) is the EV arm of Tata Motors. Both MG ZS EV and Tata Nexon EV grabs more than 80 percent of electric car market. While the Tata Nexon EV continues to be the best seller, the MG ZS EV is on the second spot.
Tata Nexon EV Specifications
The Nexon EV gets a 30.2kWh lithium-ion battery. This battery powers the electric motor that packs 127 BHP and 245 Nm. The certified range of the Nexon EV stands at 312 kms. It takes 9.9 seconds to go from 0-100 km/h while its top speed is 120 km/h. Tata Motors offers 3.3kW charger with the car that can charge it in eight hours. A 25kW DC charger can charge it from 0-80 percent in just 60 minutes.
2022 Nexon EV
Tata Motors is working on the more powerful version of the Nexon EV. The 2022 Nexon EV will get bigger battery pack and will offer more range as compared to the current model. Above picture is of 2022 Nexon EV which was on test. Tata Motors may offer 40kWh battery pack of the 2022 Nexon EV. With this the SUV range will increase to 400+ Km. We may see a performance boost on the 2022 Nexon EV too. The current Nexon EV will sell alongside the 2022 Nexon EV.