Tata Motors has launched the Tiago hatch in Nepal at a starting price of NPR 22.55 Lakhs (Ex-showroom, Kathmandu) for the Revotron 1.2L (petrol) variant. With bookings being open across the country, Tata Tiago will be showcased publicly on August 30, 2016 at the NADA Auto Show, stall number A6. The hatch will come with a warranty of 4 Years/75,000 KM (whichever is earlier) and is available in 3 variants – XE, XM, & XZ.
Speaking at the launch, Mr. Johnny Oommen, Head – Passenger Vehicles International Business, Tata Motors, said, “With the aim to deliver the best of products and services to our customers, we at Tata Motors are delighted to bring the TIAGO hatchback to the Nepal market. This globally benchmarked car, represents the next big leap in our transformation journey and we are confident that TIAGO’s strong and distinct character will make it stand out in this highly popular but immensely competitive segment.” Tata Tiago will come in six exciting colour options – Striker Blue, Berry Red, Sunburst Orange, Espresso Brown, Pearlescent White and Platinum Silver.
Mr. Saurya Rana, Director, Sipradi Trading Pvt Ltd, said, “The Tiago with its class leading features, advanced driving dynamics, outstanding fuel efficiency, offers great value to our customers. We are happy to expand our product range with this exciting new product.” With inputs from the Pune, UK and Italy design studios, the Tiago boasts of many safety features including dual front airbags, advance 9th generation ABS with EBD and corner stability control, rear parking sensors with display on infotainment screen. The Nepal-spec Tiago also features an infotainment system designed exclusively by HARMAN. The car comes with new segment-first applications like the Turn-by-Turn Navi app and the Juke-Car app.
The Tiago will be available in petrol variants with Revotron 1.2L petrol engine, which has been indigenously developed by the company and globally benchmarked for a refined road performance. It has offered with a segment-first feature, the Multi-drive mode – City and Eco – making it equivalent to offering two engines in one. The two drive modes are supported by an advanced Engine Management System (EMS). The hatchback comes with class leading fuel efficiency of 23.84kmpl on Revotron 1.2L petrol (as per Automotive Research Association of India certification), under test conditions.