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This will perhaps be the cheapest most compact sedan offering in the Indian market

Tata Motors today commenced the pre-Bookings for their soon to be launched Tigor Styleback from today onward. The Tigor is the production variant of the Kite5 sedan which was showcased at the 2016 Auto expo and will be launching in the Indian market on 29th March 2017. The bookings for the upcoming compact sedan like we said has already commenced across all the dealerships in India with booking amounts of INR, 5000.

There is no doubt in the fact that the Tigor brings a fresh new air of break freestyling to its segment. The the new styling and design approach is meant to the new and fast generations of the Country according to Tata Motors.

Coming to the car, in particular, the Tigor is the third car from the Tata Motors lineup which embodies IMPACT design philosophy. The Tigor definitely is one of the most stylish car from Tata that will be plying the Indian roads soon. The Coupe like styling an impressive boot space of 419 Litres at the rear, 5-speed opening doors for easy access, a hexagonal detailing on the front grilles are some of its exterior highlights. While the LED elements at the taillamps and chrome bar running in between the rear taillamps are some of the premium elements that is worth praising. Inside things are equally interesting as well compared to the hatchback Tiago the compact sedan has an extended wheelbase by 50 mm which has also helped significantly in improving the rear leg room as well. The compact, besides getting a redesigned seats also gets a touchscreen infotainment system as well.

Under the hood, the Tigor Styleback shares the same 1.2 Litre Revotron petrol engine and a 1.05L Revotorq diesel engine with the Tiago hatchback. This engine generates same amount of power and torque and is paired to a 5 speed manual gearbox. Unfortunately Tata Motors has decided to skip the AMT transmission on this compact sedan. However, there is a fair chance that they might add the AMT transmission at a later stage.

Talking about the power the Revotron 1.2L 3-cylinder petrol engine delivers an optimum power of 85ps and a maximum torque of 114Nm whereas the Revotorq 1.05L diesel engine delivers around 70ps of peak power and a maximum torque of 140Nm. The best part is that both the engines get multi-drive Eco and City modes.

The Tigor Styleback will compete directly with some other compact sedans of its segment including the Swift Dzire and the Hyundai Xcent. Expect the newest compact sedan to also be priced competitively as well.

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Pre-Bookings open for Tata TIGOR- India’s first ‘StyleBack’

New Delhi, March 20, 2017: Tata Motors today commenced pre-bookings for the Tata TIGOR, India’s first ‘StyleBack,’ across all authorized dealership with a booking amount of Rs 5000. Meant for the young and fast generation, Tata TIGOR comes with its stunning, break-free and revolutionary design, set to build on the Tata Motors’ existing passenger vehicle portfolio. The TIGOR offers completely new styling and design approach making it a unique market proposition.

Commenting on the occasion Mr. Mayank Pareek, President, Passenger Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors said. “Denoting the IMPACT design language, best-in-class driving features and an advance infotainment system, the Tata TIGOR Styleback is a clear and exciting harbinger of future vehicles from Tata Motors, set to disrupt the passenger car market in India. We have received an overwhelming response for the TIGOR Styleback in its very first week of preview. We hope our customers enjoy the experience of our Styleback.”

The TIGOR is an all new offering from Tata Motors and the third product embodying IMPACT Design philosophy which expresses a youthful mixture of design, style and attitude. It is designed to offer high performance and connectivity that reflects modern India and its global citizens. The dynamic stance of the vehicle is enhanced by extraordinary design elements including the three-dimensional headlamps with a smoked lens, sporty black bezel, sharp tail lamps and the prominent humanity line excites and accentuates the sportiness of the TIGOR.

The design enhances the looks of the product while maximizing the utility space, liberating space for passengers and in the boot. The car is intelligently designed with superior legroom and 24 utility spaces to provide ample storage to carry one’s world along. Furthermore, the interior architecture of the car is exquisitely designed with a dual-tone cockpit, luxurious patterned seats with bolsters, a premium knitted roof liner, along with customizable air vents, lending a very upmarket and inviting feel.

The TIGOR will be available in both petrol and diesel variants - Revotron 1.2L (petrol engine) and Revotorq 1.05L (diesel engine), with class-leading driving dynamics, for today’s young and fast generation. The Revotron 1.2L 3-cylinder petrol engine delivers an optimum power of 85ps and a maximum torque of 114Nm whereas the Revotorq 1.05L diesel engine delivers optimum power of 70ps and a maximum torque of 140Nm. Both engines are available with multi-drive modes – Eco and City. The Eco mode optimises engine performance for superior fuel economy while the City mode, which is also the default mode, optimises engine output for the best of both, a peppy driving experience and efficiency.

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