Tata has a strong footprint in the compact vehicle segment in the country with its wide range of hatchbacks, and the company has launched a new compact hatchback, the Tiago with prices starting at INR 3.2 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi), and it goes all the way up to INR 5.54 lakh for the top-end diesel trim. The new hatchback will be offered in five variants for each engine option.
The Tata Tiago is built on the updated XO platform that comprises refreshed chassis. The new refreshed design offers improved handling, safety, and rigidity. The hatchback follows the global design language that is designed especially for young vibes in the country. The Tiago looks aggressive in overall design and the front includes a signature honeycomb grille that is complimented with newly designed headlamps.
The bumper is wide with sturdy appeal and the fog lamp unit is wrapped with chrome. The side profile is similar to previous hatchback line while it gets a newly designed sporty alloy wheels. Other notable cosmetic enhancements would the electrically foldable ORVMs, wrap-around LED tail lamps and scooped out bumper with additional cladding to help reduce visual bulk.
The inside of the car also gives fresh feel and look. It is loaded with a multi-function steering wheel, gloss black accents, and black and grey interiors. The centre console gets a Harman-sourced ConnectNext infotainment system with AUX, USB and Bluetooth connectivity, apart from HVAC unit. The list of Tiago’s segment-first features comprises the Juke car app as well as turn-by-turn navigation.
The hatchback is powered by a 1.2-litre Revotron petrol that is tuned to deliver 84bhp and 139Nm of torque while the 1.05-litre Revotorq diesel unit produces 67bhp of power and 140Nm of torque. Both the engines are mated to a 5-speed manual transmission, and the AMT units are expected soon. There are two modes of driving – Power and Eco while the petrol variant is rated to deliver a mileage of 23.84Km/l, the diesel promises 27.28Km/l.
Tata Tiago Price
Tiago XB – Rs. 3.20 lakhs
Tiago XE – Rs. 3.59 lakhs
Tiago XM – Rs. 3.89 lakhs
Tiago XT – Rs. 4.19 lakhs
Tiago XZ – Rs. 4.75 lakhs
Tiago XB – Rs. 3.94 lakhs
Tiago XE – Rs. 4.29 lakhs
Tiago XM – Rs. 4.69 lakhs
Tiago XT – Rs. 4.99 lakhs
Tiago XZ – Rs. 5.54 lakhs
*All prices are introductory and ex-showroom, Delhi.