Tata Motors organized a ‘Mileage Challenge Rally’ for its Nexon EV customers in Pune on Sunday, January 17, 2021. This unique initiative by Tata Motors was aimed at spreading awareness and busting myths surrounding EV’s range anxiety. This specially curated rally was flagged off from Hotel Sayaji, covering a total distance of 100 kms, spread across 2-hours. The rally witnessed an overwhelming response with as many as 50 Nexon EV customers revving on the route with enthusiasm.
Mr. Mukund Mavalankar, a proud owner of Nexon EV and a resident from Baner, was declared as the winner for achieving the highest range i.e. 376 km.
Organized for the first time, the Nexon EV Mileage challenge rally was a perfect opportunity for the EV owners and their families to get better acquainted with their electric car, learn new driving techniques, calculate the mileage per charge and also get recognized in the process. Over 200 proud owners (customers and their families), from Pune, witnessed outstanding driving capabilities of the Tata Nexon EV, which has created a benchmark in its category.
Specs and features
In terms of performance, the Tata Nexon EV comes equipped with a 30.2 kWh battery which powers the electric motor, that is capable of producing 126bhp of maximum power and 245Nm of peak torque. This electric-motor helps the Nexon, to achieve a 0-100 kmph in just 9.9 seconds. Lastly, the Nexon EV also comes with an ARAI-certified full-charge range of up to 312 kilometres. With a standard 15A, AC charger, the Nexon will take up to 8 hours to charge the battery from 20% to 100%. At the same time, its battery can be charged from 0% to 80% in 60 minutes with a fast charger.
In terms of features, the top-spec Tata Nexon XZ+ Lux variant gets features like- a sunroof, automatic headlamps, and wipers, leatherette seats, to name a few. On the other hand, the base variant also comes with features like automatic climate control, push-button start, keyless entry, and two drive modes (Drive and Sport). Also, the mid-spec XZ+ variant gets an optional dual-tone color scheme, a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, a rear camera, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. Apart from this, the Nexon EV also gets the ZConnect connected car technology that offers 35 features.