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Tata Motors names 45X as 'Altroz'

Tata Motors names 45X as 'Altroz'

Snapshot: The premium urban hatchback was unveiled as a concept at the Auto Expo Motor Show 2018.

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Tata Motors - the homegrown automotive giant has named its upcoming premium urban hatchback as 'Altroz'. Altroz was unveiled as 45X concept at the Auto Expo 2018 in Greater Noida last year and now, Tata Motors will launch the production-spec of Altroz at the upcoming automobile expo - Geneva International Motor Show. The automaker also initiated a campaign for the enthusiasts to suggest names for the 45X.

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The name is inspired by the magnificent bird called - 'Albatross' - a large seabird whose wingspan is 11 feet and is the biggest wingspan among birds. The brand is claiming that Altroz will go by the characteristics of the bird offering best-in-class in-cabin space, best-in-class performance and efficiency.

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Mr. Mayank Pareek - President, Passenger Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors said – “We are extremely elated to announce the name of our upcoming model, which will redefine the premium hatchback segment for the industry. With superlative design elements and a versatile architecture, the Tata ALTROZ is the perfect amalgamation of futuristic design, advanced technology, class leading connectivity, thrilling performance and smart packaging. We are excited to introduce this product to our customers and are gearing up for its commercial launch in mid - 2019. With Turnaround 2.0 now in full swing, we aim to continue winning sustainably in the PV segment through such timely product interventions."

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Altroz will be built on a new architecture devised by Tata Motors, called the ALFA (Agile Light Flexible Advanced). The homegrown automaker aims to come up with a new range of youthful and modern vehicles based on ALFA architecture. The Altroz is conceptualized under Tata Motors' successful design language called IMPACT 2.0 and the car aims at reinventing the urban car design that has class-leading connectivity and practical for everyday mobility. Altroz will be up against - Hyundai i20, Maruti Suzuki Baleno and Honda Jazz.

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