Auto Expo Live – Tata Magic Iris Electric revealed

Anjan

Anjan Ravi, I'm a true-blooded petrolhead. Hope you enjoy our news stories, launch coverages, motorshow coverages and test drive reports.

At the Auto Expo 2014, Tata Motors showcased the Magic IRIS Electric. The zero-emission, last mile commercial passenger vehicle runs on Lithium Ion battery modules of 110 Ah @ 48V.

The IRIS electric can run up to 100 km with two battery modules which take maximum of eight hours to charge through an on-board charger. Additionally, the Magic IRIS electric comes with a 120 watt solar panel on the roof for supplementary charging.

Tata Magic Iris Electric front three quarters

Inside, the Magic IRIS electric can seat four adults. It is seen with a new infotainment system powered by Android OS. The 7” touch screen display shows important vehicle related information like battery range, battery ‘State of Health’ (SOH) and ‘State of Charge’ (SOC), etc.

The Magic Iris Electric is driven by a three-phase induction motor that develops 9 kW @ 2,100 rpm and 42 Nm @ 0-2,100 rpm. The gearbox is a single-speed trans-axle. The vehicle measures 2,960 mm long, 1,512 mm wide and 1,840 mm tall, with a wheelbase of 1,650 mm. The kerb weight is 733 kg, while the brakes, both front and rear, are 180 mm drums.

Tata Magic Iris Electric dashboard

The tires are 145 R 12 LT 6PR radial ply, while the steering is the same rack and pinion unit. The suspension up front is a McPherson strut while the rear is a coil spring with a semi trailing arm.

Tata Magic Iris Electric – Image Gallery

Tata Magic Iris Electric Press Release

[Can’t see the press release here? Head to Slideshare]

Contribute to IAB
Submit Spyshots & get Bragging rights! Click Here
Custom Mods on your ride? Get it featured on IAB Submit

Tata Magic Iris News & Updates

Tata Iris Magic Ziva side profile at Auto Expo 2016

Tata Magic Iris Ziva fuel cell vehicle – Auto Expo 2016

Tata Magic Iris Electric front

Tata Motors is making way for Tata Magic Iris to be a Bajaj RE60 rival – Report

Tata Magic Iris CNG

Tata Magic Iris CNG variant to launch soon

The Tata Magic Iris continues evolving – Four-door CNG model spied

Glorified variant of the Tata Magic Iris spotted testing

Breaking – Tata Motors launch Ace Zip, Magic Iris in Mumbai