Tata Nexon EV is one of India’s most popular electric cars in the market. A report from last month revealed that the company has sold over 13,500 units of Tata Nexon since its inception. The electric car counts for 75 percent of the market share in the EV segment. A major part of its sales comes given that it offers a spacious and comfortable EV experience at a good price. But, reportedly, the Nexon EV’s price has now been hiked.
The Tata Nexon EV comes in over five models and all of them have got a price increase. The electric car has got Rs. 25,000 price hike in the country. The Nexon EV originally debut at an ex-showroom price of Rs. 14.29 lakh for the base model. Now, with the new price hike, this base model i.e. the Tata Nexon XM will cost Rs. 14.54 lakh.
Similarly, the Tata Nexon XZ+, which was priced at Rs. 15.70 lakh, now costs Rs. 15.95. The Tata Nexon Dark XZ+ is now priced at Rs. 16.96 lakh over its Rs. 16.70 lakh original price. The Nexon XZ+ Lux’s price went from Rs. 16.04 lakh to Rs. 16.29 lakh. Lastly, the Nexon Dark XZ+ Lux – the top model – now costs Rs. 17.15 lakh over its debut price Rs. 16.90 lakh.
The Nexon EV competes with the likes of Hyundai Kona. MG ZS EV, and Tata Tigor EV. Nexon offers a 129PS electric motor and offers a range of 315km on a single charge. The EV can be charged up to 90% in 8.5 hours with the regular charging option, while it can go up to 80% with the DC fast charging option. The EV can go from 0 to 100kmph in 9.14 seconds.