Launched around the festive season, last year, the Tata Zest has now completed its first year in the Indian market. To celebrate the occasion, Tata Motors has rolled out the Anniversary Edition of the compact sedan with 10 additional features. Available in the XMS model, in both petrol and diesel variants, the Tata Zest Anniversary Editions are priced at Rs. 5.89 lakh and Rs. 6.94 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) respectively. With benefits of worth Rs. 31,000, the Zest XMS special editions are Rs. 15,000 pricier than the regular models. Since, it’s just a special edition, only limited units will be sold in select cities from starting end of September, 2015.
Tata Zest Anniversary Edition Price (Ex-showroom, Delhi)
Zest XMS Petrol – Rs. 5.89 lakh
Zest XMS Diesel – Rs. 6.94 lakh
Visually, the Zest Anniversary Edition adds new wheel covers, body-coloured front lower bumper, new hub cups, piano black ORVM and ‘Anniversary Edition’ theme body graphics and badge on C-Pillar. A new exterior color – Vocal White – is also on offer. Inside, the car gets Anniversary embroider on front seats, powered rear curtain with remote, bottle holder on floor console and scuff plate with illumination for front.
No mechanical changes have made to the car. Powering the Zest XMS petrol edition is the same 1.2-litre Revotron engine that delivers 88.8bhp of power and 140Nm of torque. While, the Zest XMS diesel edition will be powered by 1.3-litre Quadrajet engine, which is good for 88.8bhp and 200Nm of torque. Both the engines are paired to a 5-speed manual transmission.
Commenting on the launch of Zest Anniversary Edition, Mr. Mayank Pareek, President, Passenger Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors, said, “We are delighted to announce that Zest from Tata Motors, which is the Company’s first brand new product under its HORIZONEXT strategy, has completed one year in the industry. On this occasion, we would like to extend our gratitude to our customers for trusting the brand. Designed and developed with state of the art features, Zest has changed the face of Tata Motors and has successfully exemplified the Company’s focus on best-in-class product and service experiences. With the special edition we celebrate its 1st anniversary with our customers and hope to see the brand evolve as a winner in its class in the years to come.”
Tata Zest Anniversary Edition 10 New Features
• ‘Anniversary’ theme body graphics
• ‘Anniversary Edition’ badge on C-Pillar
• New wheel covers
• Piano black ORVM
• Front lower bumper painted in body colour
• New Vocal White exterior paint
• Anniversary embroidery on front seats
• Powered rear curtain with remote
• Scuff plate with illumination for front
• Bottle holder on floor console
Tata Zest Anniversary Edition Color Options – Vocal White*(new), Buzz Blue, Platinum Silver, Pristine White, Venetian Red, Sky Grey and Dune Beige.
Tata Zest Anniversary Edition Mileage
Petrol Model – 17.6km/l
Diesel Model – 23.0km/l
Tata Zest Anniversary Edition Engine Details
Engine Type – 1.2-litre, 16V, Revotron
Power – 88.8bhp @ 5,000rpm
Torque – 140Nm @ 1,750rpm – 3,500rpm
Transmission – 5-speed manual
Engine Type – 1.3-litre, 16V, Quadrajet
Power – 88.8bhp @ 4,000rpm
Torque – 200Nm @ 1,750rpm – 3,000rpm
Transmission – 5-speed manual