Tata Altroz India launch Live: Prices, specs, features, images of the Maruti Suzuki Baleno rival!

Tata Altroz India launch Live: Tata Motors has launched the Altroz hatchback today in India. Its prices fall in the range of Rs 5.29 lakh to Rs 9.29 lakh. It will compete in the premium hatchback segment with the likes of Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Hyundai Elite i20, Honda Jazz and the Volkswagen Polo.

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Tata Altroz has been launched today in India. Its prices fall in the range of Rs 5.29 lakh to Rs 9.29 lakh (ex-showroom). The Altroz is based on Tata Motors’ all-new ALFA architecture. It sports the IMPACT 2.0 design language. This premium hatchback is being offered with petrol as well as diesel engine options. However, at the time of launch, only a manual gearbox is available across its variant line-up. Tata Motors is also working on an electric derivative of the Altroz which it plans to launch in India sometime within the next couple of years.

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    13:50 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Thanks for joining us!

    That's it from our side! Thanks for joining us for the coverage of the Tata Altroz launch. What do you think about this premium hatchback? What are your views on its prices? Can it take on the segment leader Maruti Suzuki Baleno? Do let us know in the comment section below!

    13:40 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Drive Modes and Idle Stop-Start

    The Tata Altroz comes with two driving modes. These are namely Eco and City mode. Just like other Tata cars on offer, these modes will alter the engine performance. In addition to this, the Altroz will also come with an idle stop-start system. 

    13:35 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Customization Packs

    Tata Motors will be offering the Altroz with various customization packages. There will be four customization packages on offer. These will be namely Style Pack, Rythm Pack, Urban Pack and Luxe Pack. 

    13:19 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Nexon Facelift

    The Tata Nexon facelift also gets a host of updates. These include a completely redesigned front fascia. The interiors have been restyled as well. There will be a fully-digital instrument cluster, electric sunroof along with a new infotainment system on offer as well. The Nexon facelift will be Tata's first car to come as standard with IRA connected car system.

    13:16 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Tigor Facelift

    The Tata Tigor facelift will also get design and interior updates. 

    13:14 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Tiago Facelift

    The Tata Tiago facelift comes with a host of new features. The hatchback now gets a revised exterior design. In addition to this, there will be updated interiors as well. It offers a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system which comes with Android Auto and Apple Car Play connectivity.

    13:11 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Motors launches IRA

    Tata Motors has introduced IRA (Intelligent Real-Time Assist), its all-new connected car system alongside the debut of the Altroz in India. The homegrown automaker has tied-up with What3 Words, for navigation purposes. There will be voice command support as well.

    13:05 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Tiago and Tigor BS6 awarded 4-star safety rating!

    The upgraded Tiago and Tigor has been awarded a four-star safety rating by Global NCAP. Both these cars now stand as the safest cars in their respective segments. 

    13:01 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Price in India

    Launched! The prices of the Tata Altroz starts from Rs 5.29 lakh! The top-spec variant of the Altroz will retail at Rs 9.29 lakh (ex-showroom). Here is a variant wise price list of this premium hatchback.

    12:52 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Colour Options

    Tata Motors will be offering the Altroz in five different colour options. These will be namely Red, Gold Silver, White and Grey. 

    12:49 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Customization Options

    Tata Motors will be offering a host of customization options on the Altroz. A customer can buy the base variant and customization his/her car according to the way they want. There will be six different customization options on offer. 

    12:46 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Ingress and Egress

    All four-doors of the Tata Altroz open at 90-degree angles. This allows easy ingress and egress in this hatchback. 

    12:43 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Motors To Refresh Its Entire Portfolio

    Alongside launching the Altroz, Tata Motors is going to refresh its entire product portfolio today. Hence, the homegrown automaker is going to launch the facelift versions of the Nexon, Tiago as well as Tigor in India.

    12:34 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz India Launch Commences

    The launch event of the Tata Altroz has commenced. Here is the live stream straight from the launch event of this premium hatchback. Stay tuned as we bring you all the latest updates from the event.

    12:26 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz BS6 Diesel Engine

    When launched, the Tata Altroz will be the only premium hatchback in India with a BS6 compliant diesel engine on offer. The unit is a 1.5-litre, four-cylinder turbocharged engine. This is borrowed from the Nexon and in the Altroz will produce 90 hp of power along with 200 Nm of peak torque. It will be paired to a 5-speed manual gearbox as standard. 

    12:13 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Multiple launches planed by Tata Motors for the year 2020!

    Not just the Altroz, Tata Motors has lined up several launches for the year 2020. Following the Altroz, the facelifted versions of the Nexon, Tiago and Tigor will arrive in the Indian market. At the 2020 Auto Expo, the homegrown automaker is likely to launch the Gravitas, the seven-seater version of the Harrier in India.

    12:05 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Launching Soon- While you wait....

    While you wait for the launch event of the Tata Altroz to commence, do what out latest first drive review of the Tata Nexon EV. This all-electric sub-four-metre SUV is going to launch soon in India. Its prices are expected to fall in the range of Rs 15 lakh to Rs 17 lakh (ex-showroom).

    11:56 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz India Launch Live Stream

    The launch event of the Tata Altroz is about to commence soon. Here is the link to the live stream of the same. Stay tuned as the prices of the Maruti Suzuki Baleno rival will be revealed soon!

    11:47 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Vs Maruti Suzuki Baleno Vs Hyundai Elite i20: Spec Comparison

    Want to know how does the Tata Altroz scores on paper in comparison to its main segment rivals Maruti Suzuki Baleno and the Hyundai Elite i20? Read our detailed comparison report on these three premium hatchbacks to find out!

    Tata Altroz Vs Maruti Suzuki Baleno Vs Hyundai Elite i20: Spec Comparison

    11:33 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Scale Model

    Want to get yourself a scale model of the Tata Altroz? Well, you can get one for yourself at a price of Rs 3,999 from Tata Motors' official website. The same is a 1:20 die-cast and plastic scale model which is available in two colour options, namely red and gold. 

    11:26 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Interior Features

    Tata Motors equipped the altroz very well. It comes with all the creature comforts and features that you can expect from a vehicle in this segment. The list includes a flat-bottom steering wheel which is leather-wrapped, a 7-inch semi-digital instrument cluster, mood-lighting, cooled glove box, cruise control, central locking, remote key-less entry, push-button start-stop, wearable key, steering mounted audio controls to name a few.

    11:18 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Exterior Features

    The top-spec derivative of the Tata Altroz will get a plethora of features. On the outside, this premium hatchback will offer projector headlamps, LED daytime running lights, 16-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels integrated spoiler to name a few.

    11:14 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Safety Features

    As standard, the Tata Altroz will be offered with dual-airbags along with ABS and EBD along with cornering stability control and reverse parking sensors. Top-spec trims will also get ISOFIX child-seat mounts among other safety equipment.

    11:03 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Variants

    The Tata Altroz will be offered in five variants. These will be namely XE, XM, XT, XZ and XZ(O). 

    10:41 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Dimensions, Ground Clearance & Boot Space

    The Tata Altroz sports a length of 3990 mm, a width of 1755 mm and height of 1523 mm. It has a wheelbase of 2501 mm. The ground clearance of the Tata Altroz stands at 165 mm. It has a boot capacity of 345 Ltr. 

    10:34 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Engine Line-Up

    Tata Motors has already revealed the engine line-up of the Altroz. The premium hatchback will be available with petrol as well as diesel engine options. The petrol engine will be 1.2-litre, 3-cylinder unit good for 86 hp along with 113 Nm of peak torque. The diesel engine is going to be a 1.5-litre, four-cylinder unit good for 90 hp and 200 Nm of peak torque. Both these engines are going to be BS6 compliant. Transmission option will include a 5-speed manual gearbox as standard. 

    10:16 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz Five Stars Global NCAP

    In a recent crash test conducted by Global NCAP, the Tata Altroz scored a commendable 5-star safety rating for adult occupant protection. For the child occupant protection, the India made premium hatchback scored 3-stars. With this, the Altroz joins the Tata Nexon in the list of one of the safest cars available in the Indian market. 

    10:05 (IST)22 Jan 2020
    Tata Altroz First Drive Review

    Tata Motors has already conducted the media test drives of the Altroz. Want to know how does this premium hatchback performs in real-world conditions? Here is the our first-drive review of the Tata Altroz!

    The Tata Altroz competes against the likes of Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Honda Jazz, Hyundai Elite i20 and the Volkswagen Polo in the premium hatchback segment in India.