Serial premium hatchback Tata will not be the same as its harbinger.The Indian company has launched in the tests of the new “pyatidverka”. To dealers model get next year.
In February 2018 firm Tata presented at the motor show in Delhi, a concept hatch 45X. In March, the prototype also was shown at the Geneva motor show. Now has pictures of the serial embodiment of the concept, they published the Indian edition of Autocar. Judging by the pictures, apparently a freight car will be significantly different from the harbinger.
The conveyor option would not exceed 45X four metres (such machines in India based on tax incentives), while the concept of this figure is 4 mm. 253 serial Feed hatch battened up. In the cabin – analog “tidy” instead of the virtual prototype, also hatch received a multimedia system with the towering over the touch screen.
“Pyatidverka” Tata is built on a new modular platform AMP (Advanced Modular Platform) is a private development company. According to preliminary data, the engines serial hatchback will get from a compact “SUV” Tata Nexon (it is based on another “truck”). We are talking about gasoline “turbotron” Revotron 1.2 and 1.5 turbodiesel Revotorq. Local media believe that for the hatch the power of the motors will increase. Crossover both engine produces 110 HP, the maximum torque of the petrol engine is 170 Nm, diesel – 260 Nm. “SUV” Nexon available with a six-speed “mechanics” or “robot”.
In India sales of the new Tata hatchback will start in the second half of next year. There the model will compete with Maruti Suzuki Baleno and Hyundai Elite i20 – the hatchback in the Indian market are considered to be prestigious cars. “Pyatidverka” Tata will also be sold as local premium.