Tata reveals new 1.2l petrol engine – 85PS and 140 NM
Tata REVOTRON Series was announced today in Mumbai. Under this, Tata claims that they will launch a series of new petrol engines that will revolutionize the auto industry.
The first engine to be launched under the REVOTRON will be in the form of a 1.2l turbocharged inter-cooled Multi-point Fuel Injected (MPFi) Petrol Engine. This engine will deliver 85 PS @ 5000 RPM power and 140 NM @ 1750-3500 RPM torque. This new engine will feature on the new Tata Falcon sedan and hatchback which will be revealed on the 3rd January.
Features of the new Tata REVOTRON Series of engines include, Light weight and powerful, Extremely silent engine, Drive by wire technology for enhanced drive experience, Low friction crank case for minimised NVH, Smart Electronic Control Unit for precise control, Low weight but high strength for a long lasting engine with Low maintenance, 8-Hole fuel injector for efficient combustion, and Multi-drive mode for maximum fuel efficiency.
Under the REVOTRON series, Tata will launch 3 & 4 cylinder engines. They have been designed after taking inputs from car owners across the country, and in the UK and Korea. Apart from this, there has been inputs from global engine consultant AVL (Austria) and key technology partners like Bosch, Honeywell, Mahle and INA to bring in the latest technology for the new engine series.
Announcing the launch, Mr. Ranjit Yadav, President, Passenger Vehicle Business Unit said, “With the launch of REVOTRON 1.2T, Tata Motors passenger vehicles business is making a strategic shift towards a more complete portfolio. The name itself, an amalgamation of Revolution and the French word “tronel”, meaning ‘balance”, conveys the essence of this engine brand that uses key technological advances to revolutionize and balance great driving manoeuvrability, without compromising on power or fuel efficiency. We are enhancing our portfolio with the next generation petrol engines – REVOTRON series”.