Monday, January 28, 2013
By Anil Jangid
Tata Indica Vista D90 launched at Rs 5.99 lakh
Tata Motors rolled out yet another revised version of its hatchback Indica Vista christened Tata Indica Vista D90 in India today. The car is available for sale at a starting price of Rs 5.99 lakh (ex-showroom price). The new Tata Indica Vista D90 is bestowed with new technologies that make it a sturdy hatch. Available in two trims, D90 VX and D90 ZX+, Vista D90 comes housed with a powerful 1.3 litre Quadrajet diesel motor that generates a maximum power of 90 PS which is higher than the previous models of the hatchback that could engender only 75 bhp.
Along with a high power output, this new version also produces a high torque of 200 Nm which is the highest in its segment. Tata claims that the new Variable Geometry Turbocharger Technology makes this vehicle different from its rivals. VGTT is a unique feature according to which as soon as the driver hits the pedal the acceleration shoots up. It also helps in maintaining the torque for a long period of time.
Other important tweaks include a black roof with a small ‘90’ badge affixed on it. The instrument cluster is fixed behind the steering wheel in Vista D90, however in the previous models it was fixed at the centre. The needles in the instrument cluster turn red if the driver over speed. The suspension has also been modified apart from this safety features like the anti lock brake system and electronic brake force distributions have also been included in the new Vista D90.
A sensor has been added on the dashboard of the hatchback, it is precisely placed at the back of the steering wheel. This features adjust the air conditioner according to the sunlight. Tata Indica Vista D90 can attain speed of 100 kmph in 15.5 seconds and 0 to 60 kmph6.3 seconds, apart from this the vehicle has a top speed of 158 kmph. Other features like touchscreen, climate control and power to weight ratio of 76.3 PS/ton have been included in the new version of Vista. Tata Indica Vista D90 is offered in five colour options which include Ultra Violet (new), Porcelain White, Spice Red, Cavern Grey and Jet Silver.
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