Tata Motors has introduced the AMT-equipped variant of their popular hatchback Tiago at a cost of Rs 5.39 lakh ($8,095 ex-showroom, Delhi).
The company has had its reasonable share of success in the already crowded and competitive hatchback segment in India and appropriately so due to the fact that the car has positioned itself as one of the very best value for money cars in India. The automobile included a list of functions and versions to select from and offered the majority of it at a really aggressive cost. What it needed to complete the checklist was an AMT-equipped variation and Tata Motors has remembered of it.
Introduced as the TIAGO Easy-Shift AMT it will be offered in the XZA version with the 1.2-litre 3-cylinder Revotron gas engine. The vehicle will be on sale across the country in more than 597 Tata Motors sales outlets.
Mayank Pareek, President, Passenger Vehicles Business Unit, Tata Motors, stated, “Since its launch in 2016, the TIAGO – our first item to be launched under the IMPACT design language; stuck out as an attractive, innovative and function crammed vehicle. Besides, due to the continued excellent response to the TIAGO, we are witnessing a month-on-month growth in the tremendously competitive hatchback sector. The TIAGO has contributed in the growth of Tata Motors’ brand across the PV market. In line with our dedication to launch products that accommodate the requirement of the ever-evolving client, we enjoy to launch the TIAGO AMT today. We are confident that it will further broaden the marketplace for us.”
The TIAGO Easy Shift AMT comes geared up with 4 equipment positions– Automatic, Neutral, Reverse and Manual. In addition, it possesses of 2 drive modes– Sports & City, for a peppy driving experience and city cruising. The Manual mode assists shift gears at a flick of a gear stick for an interesting experience.
For ease of maneuverability in heavy traffic and during parking, TIAGO Easy Shift AMT includes an integrated ‘creep’ function, which makes it possible for the vehicle to crawl as quickly as the pressure is eased off the brake pedal, without pressing the accelerator. This function likewise prevents the vehicle from rolling back when it starts with an inclined position.