Tata Motors announced that the brand will commence bookings for the highly anticipated SUV, Tata Nexon from September 11, 2017, across all its authorized dealerships, in the country. You can book the Nexon at an amount of Rs 11,000. As per the report, the car is expected to make its launch on September 21. Tata Nexon will be available in five trims levels - XE, XM, XT, XZ and XZ+.
According to Mr. Mayank Pareek, President, Passenger Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors – “Since its first showcase at the Auto Expo 2014, the Tata NEXON has been one of the most talked about and most awaited SUVs from Tata Motors. With its unique styling and the most appreciated feature set, the NEXON is a winner and a perfect car for the urban, young customers. With the NEXON, we have set new benchmarks in India’s fastest growing SUV segment and the recent feedback of the car from experts have been very encouraging. As per our turnaround strategy, we are working with a renewed focus and energy to improve our market share and bring products faster to market. We are delighted with the response and to cater to the increased demand, we are opening bookings soon.”
It is the fourth product from the house of Tata motors adorning IMPACT design philosophy after Tiago, Hexa and Tigor. The exterior of the model flaunt signature honeycomb front grille and projector headlamps with LED daytime running lamps (DRLs), while the rear end gets LED tail-lamp cluster and a spoiler. Inside, the Nexon comes packed with myriads of features such as 6.5 inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay & Android Auto, automatic climate control, rear AC vents, 8-speaker Harman music system, rear centre armrest with cup holders, ambient mood lighting, and more.
Speaking of the engine specs, Tata Nexon would be available in both petrol and diesel guise. The petrol engine is a 1.2-litre 3-cylinder turbocharged unit that makes 108 bhp of top power with 170 Nm of torque. On the other hand, the diesel variant would get an all-new 1.5L 4-cylinder engine that would generate a segment-leading power output of 108bhp and peak torque of 260Nm. Both the powertrains would be offered with a 6-speed manual transmission as standard, while an AMT gearbox is in offing. The Nexon is expected to priced between a range of Rs. 7.50-11 Lakhs (Ex. Showroom), while deliveries is ecpected to start from October 2017.