Tata 45X concept based hatchback will put up against the Maruti Suzuki Baleno and the Hyundai i20.
Tata 45X concept based premium hatch will be brand's first product to use new Alfa architecture.
Interior details of Tata’s upcoming premium hatchback – 45X (codename) have been revealed in the new spy pictures. While the dashboard of the Tata 45X isn’t clearly visible in the images, you can notice a large free-standing touchscreen integrated on the centre console. The T-shaped centre console looks conventional and it also gets analogue dials.
The air con vents are positioned beneath the centre screen. While the test mule has the sporty black interior theme, the production-ready version could be offered with different colour schemes. Based on Tata’s Impact Design 2.0 design philosophy, the Tata 45X will feature the ‘segment leading’ human-machine interface screens. Material quality of the hatchback is likely to be top-quality. The hatchback will also offer multiple storage compartments. Read: Tata 45X – 5 Things You Need To Know
Tata 45X Spy Pictures
If the production version of the Tata 45X stays true to its concept, the hatchback will feature more pronounced three-dimensional ‘Humanity Line’ underlining dual ultra slim LED headlamps, a digitally-inspired front grille, new ‘tri-arrow’ pattern fog lamps, class-leading wheel size and LED taillamps. Read – Tata Harrier – 5 Interesting Facts
Tata 45X Concept Picture Gallery
Engine specifications of the Tata 45X premium hatchback are still under the wraps. Though, the reports suggest that it could be offered with powerful iterations of the 1.2-litre petrol and a 1.5-litre diesel engine that currently do duty in the Nexon compact SUV. Transmissions on offer could be a 6-speed manual unit. It is also rumored to get a twin-clutch gearbox, which is currently in its development phase. Check Out – Upcoming Tata Cars In India
Previewed at the 2018 Auto Expo, the Tata 45X concept based hatchback will put up against the Maruti Suzuki Baleno and the Hyundai i20. The former will see the first mid-life update in the second half of 2019.
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