Automobile major Tata Motors on Tuesday launched refreshed Tata Indica eV2, the most fuel efficient car in its class with a mileage of 25 kmpl, with new exteriors and additional convenience features.
The exterior styling has been enhanced with new stylish headlamps, new front bumper, triple-step chrome tipped grille and an all new sporty rear spoiler with integrated stop lamp, in addition to sporty alloy wheels, attractive decals, and signature tail light cluster, which was offered in the previous version.
The car also offers Auto-Drive Assist that ensures while climbing a gradient the engine will not stall even if the foot is completely taken off the clutch, thus enabling the driver to easily shift his foot to the accelerator.
It also comes with the Clutch-To-Start feature that ensures the engine cannot be cranked unless the clutch is fully engaged. Hence there is no risk of re-crank if the engine is on.
Equipped with the CR4 Common Rail Diesel engine, the Tata Indica eV2 has a displacement of 1396 cc delivering 70 PS @ 4000 RPM.
With a higher torque of 140 NM at a lower 1800-3000 RPM, the Tata Indica eV2 comes with improvements in the gear ratios, starter motor protection and reduction in the weight of the car by around 10 kg.
The car is also available with an MPFI petrol engine to provide customers with a wider choice. Both the engines are compliant with BS4 emission norms.
The company offers a warranty of 24 months or 75000 Kms, whichever is earlier.
The Tata Indica eV2 is available in 3 variants --Tata Indica eV2 LE (base variant), Tata Indica eV2 LS and Tata Indica eV2 LX (top-end variant). The range comes in two new colours -- Spicy Red and Sea Blue, in addition to Neo Orange, Jet Silver and Mint White.
The Tata Indica eV2 has been made more economical with a reduction in price by Rs. 23,000.
Now, the range is priced at Rs. 401,162 (Ex-showroom, Delhi), for the base variant, going upto Rs.487,619 (Ex-showroom, Delhi), for the top-end variant.
Besides, customers can also avail of Tata Motors Finance's low down payment scheme of Rs. 50,000 (this includes road tax, registration and insurance).