Rabindra Dhungel, 13 september 2020. Tata Motors, India’s leading automaker, has started production of electric vehicles. The company has opened TATA NEXON EV booking of electric model in Indian market. The company claims that it is the cheapest electric car in India.
Battery and capacity
The Tata Nexon EV is fitted with a permanent magnet AC motor. The capacity of this automatic transmission motor is 127 bhp. Which has made the car powerful. This motor takes power from a 30.2 kwh lithium ion battery.
Its battery controls the process of self-cooling from liquids, which is called liquid cooling technology. This process does not allow the motor to heat up while charging or running. It has a waterproof battery of IPS67 and its performance rating is 129PS and 245NM.
Depending on the capacity of the battery, the Tata Nexon EV can cover a distance of 321 km on a single charge. It takes only 9.9 seconds for this car to reach a speed of 100 km per hour from zero. Surprisingly, its battery can be charged up to 80 percent in 1 hour.
Which is a very short time. If charged from a normal charger, it takes up to 8 hours to fully charge. The company has given an 8-year warranty on its battery and motor.
This electric car has state-of-the-art features like electric brake force distribution, anti-braking system, keyless entry, automatic climate control, reverse parking camera, 7-inch infotainment system.
The car is priced at Rs 1.4 million in the Indian market. Its market value in Nepal is estimated to be around Rs 5.5 to 6 million.