The Tata Tiago JTP is the company’s first-ever and India’s most affordable hot hatch.
Tata Motors has finally marked its entry in the performance vehicle space with the Tiago JTP and the Tigor JTP. Previewed at the 2018 Auto Expo, the Tata Tiago JTP has been priced at Rs 6.39 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). Here, we have bring you five interesting facts about Tata’s first-ever hot hatchback.
1. More Powerful Engine
Under the hood, the Tata Tiago JTP features the same 1.2-litre Revotron petrol engine that does duty in the regular model. However, it has been tweaked for generating more power and deliver better performance. On the standard model, it offers 84bhp at 6,000rpm with 114Nm of torque at 3,500rpm. The performance-oriented model, on the other hand, returns a claimed power of 112bhp and 150Nm of torque. Read – Tata Harrier 7-Seater Model To Launch Soon
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2. Stiffer Suspension
Besides employing a more powerful engine, the home-grown carmaker has updated the suspension and braking mechanism of the hot hatch. Compared to the standard model, the Tata Tiago JTP gets stiffer and lowered suspension setup. It helps the car absorb jerks with more ease. The performance-oriented Tiago also comes with bigger disc brakes. Read About – Tata Tiago Electric | Tata Tiago Electric
3. More Aggressive Looks
Tata has made subtle design changes to the Tata Tiago JTP. The hot hatch wears a new aero kit that includes updated front bumper, revised grille, blacked out headlamps, larger air intakes and new fog lamps. Styling bits such as contrast finished ORVMs, new 15-inch diamond cut alloys and a diffuser with a roof spoiler add more to its sporty appearance. Read: Tata EVision Sedan – 5 Interesting Facts
4. Sporty Interior
Interior of the Tata Tiago JTP looks premium and sportier than the regular model. It gets all black interior theme with black leather upholstery with contrasting red stitches and accents. Other highlights include new door panels, alloy pedals, an 8-speaker Harman Kardon audio system, etc. Check Out – Upcoming Tata Cars in India
5. India’s Most Affordable Hot Hach
The Tata Tiago JTP is the company’s first-ever and India’s most affordable hot hatch. The vehicle is being offered at Rs 6.39 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). At this price, the Tiago JTP is around Rs 2.08 lakh less expensive than the Maruti Suzuki RS that costs Rs 8.47 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
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