JustInReviews brings to you the review of this new automotive technology from Tata Motors. Yes, we are talking about its latest compact SUV “Nexon”.
Let’s go on a test drive of this new Tata SUV…
On the looks front:
In view of the Impact design philosophy, the Nexon’s outside looks quite stunning. As per reports, it has an exceptionally different profile that mixes the high riding position of a SUV with the stylish looking slanting roof-line of a sports car. The outcome is an auto that is sure to blow some people’s minds wherever it travels.
It is likewise one of those rare cases where Tata has utilized chrome on the Nexon. The grille includes a honeycomb design and has a shiny black finish. Nexon’s peculiar headlamp house projector units alongside LED DRLs and protruding turn indicators give this auto tech a peculiar look.
What’s beneath the bonnet?
There are two engine alternatives to look over – 1.2 L Turbocharged Revotron Petrol and 1.5 L Revotorq Diesel. Both deliver a max power of 110 PS, however, the first one has a top torque of 170 Nm, while the latter brags an exceptionally solid 260 Nm. The 1,198 cc three cylinder petrol mill profits by turbocharging bringing greatest power at 5,000 rpm and pinnacle torque between 1,750-4,000 rpm.
The foremost thing that gets your attention is the floating dash-top touchscreen unit. Aside from increasing the style quotient, its position additionally fills a functional need as it sits level with the driver’s eyesight confining occurrences of the driver loosing view of the street ahead.
How much you need to shell out?
As of now, the price is not known. In any case, this being Tata, expect a beginning cost of well under 7 lakhs with the highest point of line diesel retailing for around 10.50 lakhs. At that price segment, the Tata Nexon will turn into a convincing purchase in the compact SUV space.
– Scores on the design front
– Tata can now target the compact SUV market with Nexon
– Customers have dual engine options to choose from
– Late entrant into the market, therefore, could affect the sales numbers
– Has a tough competition in popular models from the segment that includes names like Ford EcoSport,
Honda WR-V, Maruti’s Vitara Brezza etc.
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