Shailesh Chandra, Managing Director, Tata Motors Passenger Vehicles said, “Today marks a momentous occasion for us as we announce the expansion of our electric vehicle portfolio with the Tiago EV.” We tell you that Tata Motors currently leads the electric passenger vehicle market in India. It has a market share of around 88 percent, with the Nexon EV topping the sales chart. Nexon EV has been the best selling electric car.
Shailesh Chandra said, “As early movers, we have shaped the market and seen it grow with the Nexon EV and Tigor EV. There are over 40,000 Tata EVs on the road.” Earlier this year, the company had unveiled a three-phase approach to building a comprehensive electric vehicle portfolio, he added. Accelerating its future journey, the company will launch 10 electric vehicles in different product segments, body styles and affordability levels.
He said, “As a leader, we are now moving into the next phase of expansion of the EV market. Chandra said the automaker is committed to realizing the vision of making India the vehicle hub electric cars in the world. Not only Tata, other car makers are also focusing on EV. Maruti is also working on EV. While Mahindra has launched its electric SUV XUV400 on September 8.