Here’re 5 interesting facts about the Tata Altroz that you should know.
The 2019 Geneva Motor Show is just a week away. While the event will be opened for the world’s media on 5th March, the public days are scheduled from 7th to 17th March. This year, Tata Motors will mark its 21st year of participation at the International Motor Show. The carmaker has confirmed that it will showcase four new models at the event including Tata Altroz (45X concept based hatchback), Hornbill mini SUV, Harrier 7-seater SUV and an all-new electric vehicle. The Tata Altroz premium hatchback and Harrier 7-seater SUV will hit our shores this year. Here, we bring you 5 interesting facts about the Tata Altroz that you should know.
1. Stay True To Concept
Tata claims that production version of the 45X concept will stay true to its concept just like the Harrier. Though, the carmaker will make some practical changes to the final model. The hatchback has been designed by Tata’s 3 design studios (UK, Italy and Pune) with inputs from Jaguar Land Rover. Read – Tata Harrier 7-Seater Launch Details Revealed
Tata 45X Concept Picture Gallery
2. New Alpha Platform
Tata Altroz will be the company’s first production vehicle to be built on the new AMP (Advanced Modular Platform). Touted as ‘Agile Light Flexible Advanced’ architecture, the new platform is compatible to different wheelbases, lengths, widths and suspension setups. Tata’s new electric car that will make debut at the Geneva Motor Show, will also underpin the same platform. Read – Tata Hornbill Mini SUV Launch & Other Details
3. IMPACT 2.0 Design
After the Harrier, the Tata Altroz will be the second model to feature the brand’s next-generation Impact 2.0 Design philosophy. It includes 3 ‘Ex’ – Exiting Proportions, Expressive Surface and Extra-ordinary Details. The new design platform is sharper and bolder iteration of the earlier version. The carmaker will also upgrade built and material quality and ergonomics of its upcoming passenger vehicles. Read – New Tata Sedan To Challenge Honda City
4. Share Features With Harrier
The Tata Altroz hatchback is likely to share several components and features with Harrier SUV. It is likely to feature a floating touchscreen infotainment system and semi-digital instrument console similar to its elder sibling. Read – New Tata Sierra Might Make A Comeback In A Modern Avatar
5. Tata’s Most Expensive Hatchback
Tata Altroz will be the most expensive and premium hatchback from the home-grown carmaker in India. In its category, the new Tata hatch will take on the Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Hyundai Elite i20, Volkswagen Polo and Honda Jazz.
Related Video – Tata 45X Concept First Look