Tata Cars tried really hard to get a foothold in the Indian consumer vehicle segment but always struggled. Sometimes the design of the cars was deemed un-exciting and sometimes the performance left people wanting for more. Things were looking bleak for Tata Cars but then Tata Tiago happened. It has emerged as one of the best-selling hatchbacks in the market and is witnessing a substantial year-on-year growth. With advertisements including Lionel Messi the Tata Tiago has already managed to capture the audience attention but is the Tata Tiago really the Urban Rough roader? Let’s find out.
Tata Tiago Price
In 2016, Tata launched the Tiago in India this setting a new benchmark for themselves and for their competition in the price range. Tata Tiago price starts from Rs 4.21 Lakhs and goes up to Rs. 6.52 Lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi). The competitive price has been the biggest USP of Tata Tiago as it is cheaper than other competitors by up to Rs. 1 Lakh.
Tata Tiago Engine
The Tiago is offer with 2 engine options – A 1.2L three-cylinder petrol engine with a 5 Speed Manual or AMT transmission whereas, the 1.05L three-cylinder diesel engine comes only in a manual variant.
The petrol engine produces 85 PS of max power and 114 Nm of torque and where the diesel motor produces maximum power of 70 PS and 140 Nm of torque.
The Tiago gives an amazing mileage of 23kmpl on petrol and 27kmpl on diesel which has been approved by the ARAI.
Tata Tiago Dimensions
What car has been nearly proportioned with a ground clearance of about 170mm. It has lots of boot-space of about 242L and legroom as compared to any other car in this segment. The Tata Tiago also has multiple storage areas in the cabin that offer handy storage options for all the travelers.
Tata Tiago Interiors
With dual-tone interiors and a premium look, the Tata Tiago has already managed to be visually appealing to the eyes even in the base model. The Music System is not touch-screen, but it has been linked with smart apps that let you connect your smartphone to the car.
In safety measures it has got a lot of new added features like Airbags, ABS, EBD, Traction Control, Central locking and much more.
Tata Tiago Performance
The car comes in 2 driving modes City and Eco which let you shift modes according to the type of fuel efficiency you require. It is a car you can bank on for City Drives and Long Drives at a moderate acceleration with an accurate steering wheel with auto reverse of the steering which helps on roads with a lot of turns.
As it’s USP says “Made of great” the Tata tiago certainly Cruise to be made of great among the other competitors that stand with it.