To everyone’s surprise, Tata Motors, alongside it’s all new TaMo Racemo and Tigor compact sedan, also unveiled the upcoming sub-compact SUV, the Nexon at the ongoing 2017 Geneva Motor Show. The same has been spied testing on Indian roads multiple times in the recent past, hinting towards a possible launch which is expected to happen around the time of Diwali this year.
The Nexon compact SUV, in its production ready avatar looks quite similar to the model which was first showcased at the 2016 Delhi Auto Expo. The NEXON Geneva Edition sports aerodynamically designed front pillars and a rear spoiler that provides a large windshield area for all-round visibility.
The front fascia of the car appears athletic with a chrome ‘Humanity Line’ on the upper grill featuring stylish projector headlamps with daytime running lights (DRLs). The ‘X’ factor at the rear adds a sporty signature to the vehicle. Striking LED tail lamps, a contrast tone rising beltline finisher and a floating roof enhances the rear aesthetics of the car, while the dynamic and stylish 17” alloy wheels provide a premium exterior look. Sporty roof rails integrated with the exterior design make the NEXON Geneva Edition look athletic and purposeful. Do Read: Tata Motors Tamo RACEMO Sports Car unveiled at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show
The NEXON Geneva Edition comes with plush interiors that include a premium openable grand console with armrest to complement the SUV character excellent interior capacity. A dynamic, elegant integrated dashboard design with premium materials and surface texture gives an upmarket feel to the car. Also Read: Tata Tigor compact sedan likely to launch in India on 29th March 2017
Ergonomically placed bottle and cup holders, multiple utility spaces, handbag hangers, laptop & iPad trays to ensure hassle free long journeys and city drives. Automatic climate control with rear AC vents makes the passengers more comfortable at rear.
The Nexon comes with an advanced infotainment system, featuring a dash-top touchscreen exclusively designed by HarmanTM, a comprehensive speaker system for surround sound effect and intelligent features such as voice command recognition. The acoustics have been certified by globally renowned audio experts from HarmanTM. Additionally, the NEXON Geneva Edition offers next-gen connectivity with a host of smartphone applications to carry your digital world around. Do Read: Tata Nexon Vs Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza: Comparison
The Nexon showcased at the Geneva Motor Show is powered by a 1.5-litre Revotorq diesel engine. The power output of this 4-cylinder motor is still under the wraps but what we do know is that it will be paired to a 6-speed manual transmission and that it is to come equipped with 17-inch rims.
The NEXON Geneva Edition is equipped with front dual airbags, advanced dual path suspension, 9th generation ABS with EBD with Corner Stability Control to ensure a safe drive, while the ISOFIX at the rear outboard seats ensures child safety. There is a rear-view camera interface with an inbuilt touchscreen infotainment system that gives added convenience.