There is lot of hype about Electric car and many company says cost per km will be just Rs 1 or even lesser. But what is important is that we need to account all the cost factors.
As of today the cheapest electric car in India is Tata Tigor electric and let’s compare this with Tata Tiago Petrol.
|Description||Electric Car (Tata Tigor XM EV)||Petrol Car (Tata Tigor XM Petrol)||Difference|
|Ex Showroom price||650000||1045000|
|Fuel cost||Rs 10/unit||Rs 75/litre|
|Mileage||213km on full charge||15km/litre (24kmpl ARAI)|
|Charging time||0-100% => 11.5 hrs
0-80% => fast charging 2 hrs
|5 mins full tank|
|Total cost for 1000KM|