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Tata launches its 2nd electric car ‘Tigor EV’ at Rs 11.99 lakh, offers 306-km range

By Saima Siddiqui 
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Tata launches its 2nd electric car ‘Tigor EV’ at Rs 11.99 lakh, offers 306-km range

New Delhi: Indian automobile giant, Tata Motors, on Tuesday launched its second electric car ‘Tigor EV’ in the personal mobility space, starting at Rs 11.99 lakh (ex-showroom price). 

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Tigor EV is available in three trim lines – XE, XM and XZ+. Where, the top trims are priced at Rs 12.49 lakh and Rs 12.99 lakh (ex-showroom), dual-tone of XZ+ is up for a premium of Rs 15,000. 

Following the footstep of its ICE (Internal Combustion Engine) sibling, the Tigor EV has also been lauded by GNCAP with 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 Tigor EV features Tata Motors’ proprietary high voltage EV architecture, Ziptron, and is built on the three strong pillars of Technology, Comfort, and Safety. 

The new Tigor EV has an extended ARAI-certified range of 306 kms (under standard testing conditions). Armed with stunning design, class-leading safety coupled with comfort and thrilling performance, the Tigor EV delivers a peak power output of 55 kW and a peak torque of 170 Nm and is powered by a 26-kWh liquid-cooled, high energy density battery pack and an IP 67 rated battery pack and motor to make it weather and worry-proof. 

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Tigor EV comes with an 8 year and 160,000 km battery and motor warranty for the EV owners. Moreover, it also delivers superior driving dynamics and balanced suspension for sharper handling. Other features include electrically adjustable and foldable ORVMs, smart key with push-button start, portable charging cable, etc. 

The Impact-Resistant Battery Pack casing of Tigor EV complies with AIS – 048 standard for nail penetration at cell Level. Based on a proven platform with Rear Crash suited structure, the car is compatible with globally acceptable CCS2 charging protocol and can be fast-charged as well as slow-charged from any 15 A plug point. 

Regular charging time (SOC 0%-80% from any 15A plug point) is 8 hours 45 minutes and estimated fast charging time (SOC 0%-80% from any 25 kW DC charger).

It is also equipped with industry-leading low rolling resistance tyres with 10% lower rolling losses. The Tigor EV deploys a regeneration strategy that has been fine-tuned following real-world testing in Indian traffic conditions. 

In addition to a silent cabin, spacious interiors with ample headroom and legroom for comfortable seating, the Tigor EV comes packed with technology across its powertrain, infotainment, connectivity and charging. Tigor EV also offers 30+ connected car features including remote commands and remote diagnostics.

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