Thursday, October 11, 2018
By Manoj Kumawat
Tata Launches 2018 Tigor With Starting Price Of Rs. 5.20 lakh
With the arrival of festive season car manufacturers have started alluring the buyers with their new initiatives. Following the trend, domestic car maker Tata Motors has launched the refreshed Tigor compact sedan in the Indina car market with the starting price of Rs. 5.20 lakh (ex-showroom price). Going through the encouraging response received by the first generation of Tigor it is believed that in its new avatar it will repeat the same history. The 2018 Tigor receives bunch of cosmetic updates but no mechanical changes.
Continuing with the existing engine configurations of 1.2 litre petrol engine developing the power of 85 PS and the torque of 114Nm, and diesel variant empowered with 1.05 litre engine boosting the power of 70 PS and the torque of 140Nm. The transmission duties in both the variants are performed by five speed manual gear transmission system. On the exterior front it receives dual chamber projector headlamps garnished with chrome, ORVMS with LED turn indicators and auto fold function, dual colored fifteen inch alloy wheels followed by crystal LED tail lamp cluster. It is offered with six color options of Roman Silver, Berry Red, Titanium Grey, Espresso Brown, Egyptian Blue and Pearlescent White.
Inside, the cabin it will receive dual tone treatment with titanium-colored faux leather seats, height adjustable driver seat, knitted roof liner, rear armrest and cup holders offered as a standard feature across the line-up. Other features offered in new Tigor according to the trims preferred by the buyers include automatic temperature control, seven-inch touchscreen infotainment system supporting the facilities of Bluetooth connectivity, fast charging, Android Auto etc. On the safety front, it will be equipped with ABS+EBD, and corner stability control system for the top end variants.
Addressing the launch of new Tigor, Mr. Guenter Butschek, CEO and MD, Tata Motors said, “The compact sedan segment has been an important space for the customers seeking premium-ness at best value coupled with bold and attractive looks. Connecting the aspirations of these customers, we are excited to introduce the new Tigor. Loaded with class above features, this car is the result of a perfect combination of beautiful craftsmanship, performance, comfort and technology. I am confident that the new Tigor will create a positive excitement to the brand fostering the ongoing PV growth journey.”