The Real-World Range of Tata Nexon EV Unveiled

The Real-World Range of Tata Nexon EV Unveiled

Tata Motors' Nexon EV, the first electric SUV from the brand, has been a popular choice since its launch in 2020. The facelifted version, introduced in September 2023, offers an impressive claimed driving range. However we wanted to see how it performs in real-world conditions, so we conducted a test to unveil its actual driving range.

Testing the Top-Spec Model

We tested the top-spec Empowered Plus Long Range variant, equipped with all the latest features. After charging the vehicle to 100%, we reset the trip meter and drove it on a predefined route, including both city and highway driving, until the battery was completely drained. The Nexon EV covered a distance of 296km before coming to a halt.

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Tata Nexon EV

Impressive Performance

The Nexon EV's real-world driving range of 296km is commendable and reflects its efficient electric powertrain. This range is more than sufficient for daily commutes and occasional long drives making it a practical choice for urban and suburban users.

Variants and Battery Options

Tata offers the Nexon EV in five variants - Creative, Fearless, Fearless Plus, Empowered, and Empowered Plus, available with two battery options: 30kWh and 40.5kWh. The price of the Nexon EV starts from Rs. 14.49 lakh (ex-showroom) and goes up to Rs. 19.29 lakh (ex-showroom).

Comparison with Mahindra XUV400

If you're considering the Tata Nexon EV and the Mahindra XUV400 and want to compare their real-world driving ranges, we have a detailed report on this comparison.

Future Prospects

With the increasing demand for electric vehicles in India, Tata Motors is likely to expand its EV lineup. The success of the Nexon EV could pave the way for more electric offerings from the brand providing solutions to a wider range of customers and further promoting sustainable mobility in the country. The Tata Nexon EV continues to be a strong contender in the electric SUV segment offering a blend of performance, features, and practicality. Its real-world driving range of 296km makes it a viable option for those looking to switch to electric vehicles without compromising on range or usability.