Tata Motors launched Tata Nexon EV in early 2020 to the Indian automotive market.
The Indian automotive industry is one of the largest in the world. Cars, Two Wheelers, Rickshaws, three-wheelers, buses, etc. are the common vehicles in India.
The electric vehicle market is growing very slowly in India compared to European and American market.
The Government had declared many schemes to promote the electric vehicles in India.
FAME scheme is the one that to help out to have a faster adoption of electric vehicles.
Tata Nexon EV and the market share
Tata Motors launched Nexon EV on early 2020 and by March, it could manage to sell 198 units of the vehicle. [Reference]
Compared to all the other electric cars in India, such as Hyundai Kona, MG ZS EV, e KUV, the Tata Nexon EV is a little ahead in sales.
The vehicle is manufactured in company’s Pune (Maharashtra) plants.
Tata Nexon EV was launched with three variants. The ex-showroom price of the vehicle ranges from 13.99 lack to 15.99 lack INR.
Nexon EV claims a range of 321 km.
The range is not a low value compared to other EVs available in Indian market.
The vehicle offers an 80% battery charging in 1 hours using a fast charger.
It’s a good news that Indian automotive market is also slowly focusing to the electric vehicles.
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The large network of public charging stations are not available all over india. The car owners have to primarily depend on the home charging stations.
For day to day commute, the electric car is the best option.
The pollution from IC engine vehicles affected the state’s capital city New Delhi badly and it had banned the registration of new diesel vehicles over there.
It is an exciting news that the electric cars get acceptance among the indian customers. The make in India car Tata Nexon EV is the one with higher number of bookings until March 2020.
It would encourage other manufacturers also to invest on Indian EV market.
- Nexon EV got 198 bookings after a short period since launch
- Indian EV market focus on cars as well (not only to rickshaws and scooters)