Tata Motors, one of India’s leading automobile manufacturers, today announced the launch of a replacement brand ‘XPRES,’ exclusively for fleet customers. Under the Tata XPRES T EV brand, the corporate will introduce offerings, catering to fleet-specific needs of safety, passenger comfort, and low cost of ownership. All vehicles for the fleet segment will sport an elegantly designed XPRES badge, clearly differentiating them from the growing ‘New Forever’ range of cars and SUVs that cater to the wants of the private segment.
The first vehicle under the XPRES brand to be launched shortly is going to be an electrical Sedan, called the ‘XPRES-T’ EV. Targeted at mobility services, corporate and government fleet customers, the Tata XPRES T EV will accompany optimal battery size, captive fast charging solution, which can ensure outstandingly low cost of ownership additionally to safety and passenger comfort, making it a comprehensive and attractive proposition for fleet owners and operators.
Announcing the launch of the tata XPRES t EV brand, Mr. Shailesh Chandra, President, Passenger Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors said, “We are delighted to launch the Xpres brand which can introduce smarter, future-ready mobility solutions to cater to the special needs of all fleet customers – government, corporates, and mobility services. Electric Vehicles deliver a really low cost of ownership, with minimal maintenance, at an equivalent time offer a really comfortable and pleasant drive. This makes them a perfect choice for intra-city mobility services.
Tata Motors remains deeply committed to supporting the Government’s emphasis on green mobility. Currently, we’ve over 1,700 electric sedans successfully operating within the fleet segment. The launch of our forthcoming ‘XPRES-T’ EV Sedan, will create a replacement benchmark for urban shared mobility and can include a comprehensive captive charging solution provided by our partner, Tata Power. this may enable higher utilization and increased income for our fleet customers.”
The all-new XPRES-T electric sedan is going to be soon available at select dealerships in India for bookings. It comes with 2 range options – 213km and 165km (ARAI certified range under test conditions). The XPRES-T EV packs a high energy density battery of 21.5 kWh and 16.5 kWh and may be charged from 0- 80% in 90 mins and 110 mins, respectively, using fast charging or also can be normally charged from any 15 A plug point, which is definitely available and convenient.
It comes with zero tail-pipe emission, single-speed automatic drive, dual airbags, ABS with EBD as standard across variants. The premium black theme interior with standard automatic climate control and Electric Blue accents across its interior and exterior will provides it a differentiated presence from other Tata cars.