Tata Motors have launched the refreshed Indica eV2 in India. A noteworthy fact is that the company has actually slashed prices of this new version at a time when other auto makers are hiking price of their cars. The new Tata Indica eV2 will be cheaper by Rs.23,000 and will now be available at a base price of Rs.4,01,162 while the top variant is priced at Rs.4,87,619 (ex-showroom Delhi).
The new Indica eV2 will be powered by a 1396 cc common rail diesel engine and will offer best in class mileage at 25 kmpl. This will also be available with a MPFI petrol engine while both engines will meet Bharat Stage IV emission norms. Exteriors will be given a new set of alloy wheels, an integrated stop lamp, new front bumpers and updated headlights along with new triple step chrome grille, new sporty spoilers and signature tail light clusters.
Auto Drive Assist and Clutch to Start features will be seen on the new Tata Indica eV2 for the first time. Interiors are in beige with large seats and an extra spacious cabin. The top variant will have wood finished centre console, power windows, keyless entry and infotainment features such as Bluetooth enabled music system and USB port. Two new colors are also added to the range which includes Spicy Red and sea Blue while New Orange, Jet Silver and Mint White are standard.
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TataIndica eV2, the most fuel efficient hatchback in its class, gets more stylish
Stylish new exteriors
With added convenience features
Best-in-class fuel efficiency of 25KMPL
Even more affordable
Own the Tata Indica eV2 with a down payment of Rs.50,000/- only
02/10/2012: Tata Motors today launched the 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 Tata Indica eV2 sports new stylish exteriors. 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 two class defining features:
The Auto-Drive Assist ensures that 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.
The Clutch-To-Start feature ensures that the engine cannot be cranked unless the clutch is fully engaged. Hence there is no risk of re-crank if the engine is on.
The interiors of the Tata Indica eV2 are in elegant shadow beige colour, with large comfortable seats in a spacious cabin. The top trim sports a premium wood finish centre console and host of other features like power windows, keyless entry, Bluetooth enabled music system and USB port, 4 spoke collapsible steering wheel, tachometer, rear parcel shelf, 60:40 rear seating, front and rear fog lamps.
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 car also sets a new benchmark in safety. With advanced reinforced steel in the sub-frame, the body shell has added strength and muscle. The car is distinctively more stable on highways and can negotiate all driving conditions with utmost ease. The company offers a warranty of 24 months or 75000 Kms, whichever is earlier.
The refreshed Tata Indica eV2 is thus a complete family car, offering best-in-class space, features, fuel efficiency and utmost safety. It is an ideal choice for both, daily commute and weekend getaways.
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 even 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/- only (this includes road tax, registration and insurance).
For further details on the refreshed Tata Indica eV2, please visit: www.indicaeV2.com