As per the latest updates, the Government of India has instructed the GST council to reduce Goods and Service Tax (GST) on electric cars from 12 percent to 5 percent. In addition, EV buyers availing loans for their cars will also be eligible to save up to Rs 1.50 lakh in terms of income tax, depending on their tax bracket. A total benefit of up to Rs 2.5 lakh could be on the cards for EV buyers. Moreover, the final quotation of the car with the subsidy can we avail at the dealership so we would suggest you to exchange your words with them. You can click on the following link to see the details of the nearest dealership and selecting your city accordingly - Car Showrooms.
It would not be possible to install an additional battery in order to extend the range of the Tata Tigor EV. The Tigor EV now uses a 21.5kWh powertrain that drives a 72V 3-phase AC induction motor. According to ARAI, the Tigor EV has a range of 213km compared to the 142km before. The increased range of the Tigor EV is due to the 21.5kWh battery pack, compared to the 16.2kWh battery pack offered before.