Tata Motors has launched the Tiago NRG in India at Rs 5.53 lakh, ex-showroom Mumbai. The Tata Tiago NRG is available with a choice of petrol and diesel engines. There are single trims to choose from each variant. The diesel is priced at Rs 6.38 lakh. Bookings have already started with deliveries scheduled after a few days.
Changes in the Tiago NRG over the hatchback
The Tiago NRG has a higher ground clearance of 180mm. While the hatchback gets 14-inch alloys, this one also has 14-inchers but in a different pattern. Tata Motors have also added a black plastic cladding to the lower part of the car. The Tiago NRG also gets projector headlights,faux skid plates at the front and back, black roof and mirror caps. The tail too has been altered and now has a thick plastic slab connecting the lights.
Inside the cabin, there are orange inserts on the dashboard and AC vents. The Tata Tigor’s touchscreen music system too finds it way here. It has got eight speakers as well. Apart from the regular niceties from the Tiago, there is also a cooled box now.
Engines of the Tiago NRG
Tata Motors is using the tried and tested 1.0-litre diesel engine that makes 70PS of power and 140Nm of torque. The petrol engine is a naturally aspirated 1.2-litre unit that produces 84PS/114Nm. Both the engines in the Tiago NRG can only be optioned with a 5-speed manual.
In terms of safety aids, dual airbags along with ABS and EBD are standard.