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Tata Motors sells 10,000 EVs

By Graeme Roberts 24 Sep 2021 (Last Updated September 24th, 2021 10:38)

Sales are rising as the EV range expands.

Tata Motors sells 10,000 EVs

Tata Motors announced its 10,000th EV customer.

“Leading the electric vehicle segment, this new milestone signifies a growing number of delighted customers of a Tata EV. The first 10,000 EVs have been led by the early adopters and with this encouragement Tata Motors has built a viable roadmap for the future and is committed to staying on course with making EVs mainstream,” the automaker said in a statement.

Shailesh Chandra, president of the passenger vehicle business unit, said: “The achievement of 10,000 EVs on road is a strong testament to how our innovative electric vehicles are resonating well with customers. We are proud to have lived up to the high expectations of the early EV adopters and are thankful to them for their continued trust in the brand. These customers have laid a strong foundation for EV ownership to further expand and have created a path for other prospective buyers to follow.”

Affiliate Tata Power is building charging infrastructure with 700 installations in 120 cities across India.

Using so called Ziptron technology, Tata Motors launched the Nexon EV in January 2020, and recently launched its second EV in the personal segment, the Tigor, which comes with a GNCAP 4-star rating for adult and child occupant protection and boasts of an extended ARAI certified range of 306 km (under standard testing conditions).

The company has also launched the XPRES T electric sedan, its first product under the XPRES brand, exclusively for fleet customers.