Tata Motors is going to make the last month of the 2016-17 financial year very exciting. As we all know that the company is going to launch the much awaited Tigor compact sedan on 29th of March, 2017. The Tigor is based upon the extremely popular Tiago hatchback and has seen several name changes till now. The bookings of the compact sedan have already started at a payment of INR 5,000 and the option of e-payment is also available for the same.
The Tata Tigor compact sedan was showcased at the 2016 Delhi Auto Expo and is an extended version of the Tiago hatchback. It has been fitted with a nicely integrated rear boot design and gets knotchback styling. Although Tata has termed this as India’s first styleback and it indeed is a vehicle high on style. Also Read: Tata Tigor compact sedan: 8 quick facts to know
The cabin too features a similar layout as that of the Tiago. The dashboard layout is to be in the colour black while the equipment list will feature the same amount gizmos as is with the different variants of the Tiago. However, the model unveiled is the Geneva edition and comes with exterior colour accents on the inside, a multi-media screen, rear-seat arm rest as new features. Also Read: Tata Nexon production version appears without camouflage: Launching soon in India
In terms of its engine specifications, the Tigor will be made available with a choice of both petrol and diesel engine. The petrol derivative is to be powered by a 1.2-litre Revotron, 3-cylinder unit, while the diesel derivative is to come with a 1.03-litre Revotorq mill. The transmission responsibilities are to be carried out by a 5-speed manual gearbox as standard while there will also be an AMT on offer. You may also like: Tamo Racemo to be sold in India as a kit car
Though now much details are to what are the exact prices of the Tigor have been revealed but it is expected that the same is to be slotted in the range of INR 4.5 to 7 lakh. When launched, the Tigor will compete against the likes of Maruti Swift Dzire, Hyundai Xcent, Ford Figo Aspire among the others.