Tata Nexon price hiked by up to Rs 11,000: Five diesel variants discontinued

Tata Motors has increased the prices of the Nexon sub-compact SUV by up to Rs 11,000. The Tata Nexon is now priced in India between Rs 7.29 lakh – Rs 13.34 lakh, ex-showroom Delhi.

Fuel efficient diesel cars under Rs. 10 lakh - Hyundai Venue

Tata Nexon is a very popular sub-compact SUV in the Indian market. In fact, it is the best-selling SUV in this home-grown carmaker’s India line-up. Now, Tata Motors has increased the prices of this SUV by up to Rs 11,000, depending on the variant. Moreover, five diesel variants of this sub-4-metre compact SUV has been discontinued and are no longer on sale in the country. Prices of the Tata Nexon now range between Rs 7.29 lakh – Rs 13.34 lakh, ex-showroom Delhi.

Diving more into the details, the base XE petrol variant of the Nexon gets a minimal price hike of just Rs 1,000 while the price of the XMA (S) variant has been increased by Rs 10,500. Also, the top-spec diesel XZA+ (O) Dark Edition has witnessed a maximum price hike of Rs 11,000. But, several variants, namely petrol XZ+, XZ+ Dark, XZA+ Dark, and diesel XM (S), XZ+ have been unaffected by the price hike. Moreover, the company has also discontinued five diesel variants.

Watch Video | Tata Nexon, Harrier, Altroz Dark Edition:

The diesel range of the Tata Nexon now starts from the XM variant as the base-spec XE variant is no longer on sale. Tata Motors has also discontinued the XMA, XMA (S), XZ, and XZA+ (S) diesel variants of this sub-compact SUV. Talking about engine specs, Tata Nexon is powered by a 1.2-litre turbocharged petrol engine. This motor churns out 118 hp of power and 170 Nm of peak torque. It also gets a 1.5-litre diesel engine that delivers 108 hp of power and 260 Nm of torque. Both the engines come mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox and a 6-speed AMT. 

In terms of features, the Tata Nexon gets a 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple Car connectivity along with Tata’s iRA connected car tech. Some other features include a fully-digital instrument cluster, an 8-speaker Harman-Kardon sound system, multi-drive modes (Eco, City, Sport), an electric sunroof, etc. The Tata Nexon rivals the likes of Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Hyundai Venue, Kia Sonet, Mahindra XUV300, etc.

Stay tuned with Express Drives for more updates and also, do subscribe to our YouTube channel for the latest auto news and reviews.

Get live Stock Prices from BSE, NSE, US Market and latest NAV, portfolio of Mutual Funds, Check out latest IPO News, Best Performing IPOs, calculate your tax by Income Tax Calculator, know market’s Top Gainers, Top Losers & Best Equity Funds. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Financial Express Telegram Financial Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest Biz news and updates.