With Tiago’s popularity on the rise, thanks to attractive design, innovative features and unbeatable price, Tata Motors has now launched a new and more affordable AMT variant of their new small car.
Tata Tiago AMT is now available with both XT and XZ trim. It will be offered only with the petrol engine option. It comes with same features as seen on the respective XT and top-end XZ trim. The AMT variants also gets the creep feature, which will make driving in traffic easier. New Tiago AMT will rival with the likes of Celerio AMT and Alto K10 AMT in the entry level automatic car segment.
Price of the XT AMT starts from INR 4.85 lakh and that of XZ AMT starts from INR 5.35 lakh. The respective manual transmission variants are priced from INR 4.49 lakh and INR 5.23 lakh. All prices are ex-showroom, Delhi.
Based on a new generation platform, Tata Tiago is currently offered in a choice of petrol and diesel engine options. Both these engines are from Tata’s new family of three-cylinder engines. Petrol engine is from the Revotron family while the diesel is from the Revotorq family. AMT will only be offered with petrol engine as of now. Diesel Tiago could get AMT at a later date.
Tiago’s 1.2-liter petrol engine is rated at 85 PS and 114 Nm, while the 1.05-liter diesel is rated at 70 PS and 140 Nm. Both mated to 5 MT, mileage claimed is 23.84 kmpl and 27.28 kmpl respectively. Expect the AMT variant to deliver same mileage as that of the petrol variant, making Tiago AMT one the most fuel efficient automatic cars in India. There are already over 65,000 Tiago owners in India.
According to Mr. Vivek Srivatsa – Head – Marketing, PVBU, Tata Motors – “AMT is ideally suited for India’s traffic conditions, reducing the stress of driving at an affordable price, without compromising on fuel efficiency. Tata Motors’ EASY SHIFT AMT comes with additional features like “Crawl Function”, “Sports Mode” and Manual shift option, making it an advanced AMT package. As per our turnaround strategy, we are working with a renewed focus and energy to improve our market share and bring products faster to market. To cater to the increased demand for AMT, we introduce the attractively priced TIAGO XTA, aiming to consolidate our growth in the hatchback segment.”