Tata Motors, a prominent Indian automobile manufacturer and a trailblazer in the electric vehicle (EV) movement within the country, has proudly announced a significant achievement: reaching a remarkable milestone of 100,000 Tata EVs. This remarkable voyage underscores Tata Motors’ steadfast dedication to instigating positive transformations and contributing to an ecologically sustainable future for India. Over the preceding three years, Tata Motors has embarked on an extraordinary expedition, spearheading India’s EV revolution. The progress from their initial 10,000 EVs to a remarkable 100,000 has been characterized by relentless advancement, with the most recent 50,000 accomplished within a mere nine months. To commemorate this exceptional moment, Tata Motors illuminated the skies with a captivating drone display, vividly portraying their journey from an aspiration to a tangible reality.
Commenting on this very special occasion, Mr. Shailesh Chandra, Managing Director, Tata Motors Passenger Vehicles Ltd. and Tata Passenger Electric Mobility Ltd. said, “Today is a momentous occasion for us as we celebrate a very important milestone of 1 Lakh Tata EVs. This milestone gives us a sense of satisfaction that our bold move to enter the electrification has helped the acceptance of a technology that will accelerate India towards net carbon zero. I would like to express my heartfelt gratitude to our EV customers, the government, our investors, the Tata uniEVerse Ecosystem companies, for their constant support. Together, we are moving India forward towards green mobility.
“This milestone is a springboard for electrification to grow. It represents the fast-progressing ecosystem, giving confidence to customers, suppliers, charging infra players and investors to deploy new technologies and build capabilities in the industry. Such fast-paced growth will create significant employment across categories of workforce in new technologies, while improving our air quality, reducing our oil imports and making India a key hub for EV and EV component manufacturing. We are excited to be a part of this journey as we tap into the immense potential of the Indian auto industry and look forward to many more exciting milestones.”
Pioneering the path for future transportation, Tata’s electric vehicles (EVs) have traversed an incredible distance of 1.4 billion kilometers – a remarkable achievement that equates to three round trips to the sun. This accomplishment heralds an era of diminished carbon emissions and pollution, as the joint endeavors of customers have resulted in the preservation of a noteworthy 219,432 tons of CO2 emissions, imparting a substantial positive influence on the environment. Beyond environmental benefits, from a financial perspective, the cumulative savings for Tata EV owners in fuel expenses have reached an astounding INR 7 billion over the course of their electric vehicle ownership. This impressive economic conservation underscores the cost-efficient and sustainable essence of this cutting-edge technology.
Striving to transcend boundaries, Tata Motors has unveiled its comprehensive three-phase EV strategy. This blueprint entails presenting a diverse range of vehicle designs across various accessible price brackets, adeptly addressing the evolving preferences of EV enthusiasts. Demonstrating their forward-looking vision, Tata Motors introduced prospective concepts at the Auto Expo 2023, including the Curvv, Harrier EV, Sierra EV, and Avinya. These visionary EV models are poised to tap into new customer segments within India.A vital aspect of this strategy is the pervasive expansion of charging infrastructure, spanning every nook and cranny of the nation. This extensive network will seamlessly facilitate mobility, eradicating concerns about limited range. Further investments are earmarked to bolster the creation of a robust supply ecosystem tailored to EVs. Committed to advancing electrification within the nation, Tata Motors remains steadfast in their mission to empower Indian consumers to embrace sustainable choices without compromising on performance or reliability.