Tata Motors has expanded its Tiago range in the country by launching the Tiago with Easy Shift AMT (Automatic Manual Transmission). The new Tata Tiago AMT is priced at Rs 5.39 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi and is offered in XZA variant. Powering the new Tiago AMT is the same 1.2 litre, three-cylinder Revotron petrol engine that also powers other petrol versions. The Revotron unit produces 83 hp of power and 114 Nm of torque.
The new Tiago with AMT is equipped with four gear positions, namely, Automatic, Neutral, Reverse and Manual. The company has also added a new “Sports driving model in addition to the City mode. The Easy Shift AMT unit also features in-built ‘creep’ feature that enables the car to move forward when the driver pulls the brake pedal off without accelerating. It also prevents the vehicle from rolling back even in an inclined position.
Mayank Pareek, President, Passenger Vehicles Business Unit, Tata Motors, said, “Since its launch in 2016, the TIAGO - our first product to be launched under the IMPACT design language; stood out as an attractive, innovative and feature loaded car. It is the most awarded car of the year with over 13 awards and counting.
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Besides, due to the continued good response to the TIAGO, we are witnessing a month-on-month growth in the immensely competitive hatchback segment. The TIAGO has been instrumental in the growth of Tata Motors’ brand across the PV market. In line with our commitment of launching products that cater to the need of the ever-evolving customer, we are happy to launch the TIAGO AMT today. We are confident that it will further expand the market for us.”
Besides this, the exterior and interior design and theme remain unchanged. The Tata Tiago AMT is equipped with dual front airbags, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD), a Harman infotainment system with the 2-DIN music system and 6 speakers as well as steering wheel mounted audio and phone control. The new Tiago AMT will be sold alongside the diesel version that is powered by a 1.05-litre Revotorq and will be available across the company's dealership in the country.