High 5 electrical automobiles bought India in February: Tata Nexon, Tigor EV lead the pack

With Nexon EV and Tigor EV, Tata Motors continues to steer India’s push in direction of electrical automobiles. The carmaker now has a staggering 96 p.c share in EV four-wheeler house.

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HT Auto Desk

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11 Mar 2022, 12:02 PM

Tata Tigor EV (left) and Nexon EV (proper) are the 2 main electrical automobiles within the Indian market at present.

Tata Motors continues to dominate the electrical car phase in India. In February, the carmaker registered greater than four-fold rise in sale of its electrical four-wheelers within the passenger car phase. With 2,264 items of its EVs, which embody the Nexon EV and Tigor EV, Tata Motors at present shares a large 96.26 p.c market share within the phase, approach forward of every other rivals. Tata’s electrical automobiles are additionally essentially the most inexpensive EVs within the four-wheeler phase at present in India.

Here’s a have a look at the highest 5 electrical automobiles bought in India in February.

Tata Nexon EV and Tigor EV

Tata Nexon EV and Tigor EV has been the most important success tales amongst India-made electrical automobiles up to now. Each Nexon and Tigor EVs acquired updates just lately, and are simply the preferred amongst all electrical automobiles bought in India. Tata Motors bought 2,264 items of Nexon, Tigor EVs final month. It’s a huge 421 p.c rise over simply 434 items bought throughout the identical month final yr.

Tata Tigor EV, which was launched final yr at a beginning value of 11.99 lakh, going as much as 12.99 (ex showroom), can also be India’s most secure electrical automobile with a four-star ranking from World NCAP. The electrical sedan affords a ARAI-certified vary of 306 kms on a single cost.

Nexon EV stays India’s best-selling electrical automobile. Tata Motors just lately revealed that it has bought 13,500 items of Nexon EV in India since its launch two years in the past. Nexon EV is provided with a 30.2 kWh battery pack and affords a spread of 312 kms with out recharge.


Tata Motors’ closest competitor within the electrical four-wheeler house is MG Motor. MG’s solely electrical providing in India, the ZS EV, is the third highest-selling electrical car in India. In February, MG bought 38 items of ZS EV. Nevertheless, the gross sales numbers have gone down when in comparison with February final yr, when the corporate bought practically 90 items greater than final month.

The ZS EV gets a number of styling updates, primarily highlighted by a new front grille on the face. It stands on 17-inch alloy wheels.
The ZS EV will get a lot of styling updates, primarily highlighted by a brand new entrance grille on the face. It stands on 17-inch alloy wheels.

MG Motor launched the facelift model of the ZS EV earlier this week. Priced at 21.99 lakh, the 2022 MG ZS EV affords a spread of 461 kms on single cost. It’s an enchancment of greater than 40 kms in comparison with the earlier era mannequin.

Mahindra and Mahindra is all set to launch at the very least three new electrical automobiles later this yr. On the Auto Expo in 2020, the carmaker had additionally showcased just a few others, together with the eKUV100, which has not hit the markets up to now. But, Mahindra stays a key participant within the electrical four-wheeler phase in India. At the moment, its electrical sedan eVerito is positioned fourth on the listing of high 5 electrical automobiles in India with 12 items bought final month.

BYD e6

BYD e6 electrical MPV isn’t obtainable within the passenger car phase but. The Chinese language carmaker sells the three-row electrical car within the B2B phase and targets solely the fleet operators within the nation. The carmaker bought 10 items of the e6 MPV final month.

BYD e6 is provided with a 71.7 kwh blade battery which has been rated to ship a spread of greater than 500 kms on a single cost. It’s obtainable with DC quick charging assist which takes nearly 1.5 hours to completely cost the battery.

Amongst different EV, Audi e-tron, Hyundai Kona, Jaguar I-Tempo, Mercedes EQC, Porsche Taycan EV are among the many high 10 electrical automobiles that had been bought in India final month.



First Revealed Date: 11 Mar 2022, 12:02 PM IST

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