Tata Motors today launched an extension to India’s bestselling EV in the personal mobility segment, the new Nexon EV MAX, at an starting price of Rs 17.74 lakh (ex-showroom All India). With this launch, Tata Motors is taking the lead to enhance the appeal of EVs and expand the market with a new offering for customers who are look for longer intercity travel.
Tata Nexon EV MAX battery pack
The Tata Nexon EV MAX is equipped with a 40.5 kWh Lithium-ion battery pack, which offers 33% higher battery capacity, delivering an ARAI certified range of 437 km (under standard testing conditions). The Nexon EV MAX produces 105 kW (143 PS) of power and delivers an instant torque of 250 Nm.
Tthe Nexon EV Max will be available with options of a 3.3 kW charger or a 7.2 kW AC fast charger. The 7.2 kW AC fast charger can be installed either at home or at workplace, which helps in reducing charging time to 6.5 hrs. The Nexon EV MAX will support a faster charging time of 0-80% in just 56 mins from any 50 kW DC fast charger.
|Trims||Charger Options||Ex-Showroom (All-India)|
|Nexon EV MAX XZ+||3.3 kW||17,74,000|
|Nexon EV MAX XZ+||7.2 kW AC Fast Charger||18,24,000|
|Nexon EV MAX XZ+ Lux||3.3 kW||18,74,000|
|Nexon EV MAX XZ+ Lux||7.2 kW AC Fast Charger||19,24,000|
Tata Nexon EV MAX design
The new Nexon EV MAX remains unchanged, while the central console has undergone a significant revamp and gets a new uncluttered and clean design, it features a Jewelled Control Knob with active mode display, all new Makarana beige interiors, leatherette seats with ventilation for front passengers, air purifier, wireless smartphone charging, auto-dimming IRVM and cruise control.
Tata Nexon EV MAX drive mode
Nexon EV Max features 3 driving modes – eco, city and sport and gets eight new features on the upgraded ZConnect 2.0 connected car technology. The ZConnect app offers 48 connected car features. This will help in attaining deeper drive analytics and diagnostics. The add-on feature list covers a smartwatch integration, auto/manual DTC check, setting a limit for charging, monthly vehicle reports, and enhanced drive analytics.
With the new Tata Nexon EV MAX, Tata Motors is introducing a Multi-Mode Regen feature which will help customers to easily adjust the level of regenerative braking through switches on the floor console. Customers can choose between 4 regen levels based on the driving conditions: Level 0 with nil recuperative braking, going up to the highest Level 3 aiding single pedal driving. The Company has also added an intuitive feature – auto brake lamps which gets activated once a certain level of regen is achieved, this helps to alert fellow motorists.
Tata Nexon EV MAX safety
The Nexon MAX comprises of enhanced safety features like ESP with i-VBAC (intelligent – Vacuum-less Boost & Active Control), Hill Hold, Hill Descent Control, Electronic Parking Brake with Auto Vehicle Hold and all 4-Disc brakes. The battery and motor of Nexon EV Max has a warranty upto 8 years or 160,000 km.
Tata Nexon EV MAX variants
The new Nexon EV MAX is powered by high voltage Ziptron technology and will be available in two trim options – the Nexon EV Max XZ+ and Nexon EV Max XZ+ Lux. It will come in 3 colours– Intensi-Teal (exclusive to the Nexon EV MAX), Daytona Grey and Pristine White. Dual tone body colour will be offered as a standard.