Tata Safari Storme

` 10.0 - 14.4 Lac*
*Ex-showroom Price New Delhi
4.0 / 5based on 32 reviews
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  • Economy
    Mileage
    14.1 kmpl
    Service cost
    5,322 /yr
  • Performance
    Engine
    2179 cc
    BHP
    148
  • Comfort
    Automatic
    No
    Rear AC Vents
    Yes
  • Safety
    ABS
    Yes
    Driver Airbag
    Yes
  • EMI
    Duration
    60 months
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Tata Safari Storme Price List

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    LX
    2179 cc, Manual, Diesel, 14.1 kmpl
    `10.0 Lac* Get On Road Price
    EX
    2179 cc, Manual, Diesel, 14.1 kmpl
    `11.6 Lac* Get On Road Price
    VX
    2179 cc, Manual, Diesel, 14.1 kmpl
    `13.0 Lac* Get On Road Price
    VX 4WD
    2179 cc, Manual, Diesel, 14.1 kmpl
    `14.4 Lac* Get On Road Price

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Safari Storme Color Options

  • Arctic Silver

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  • Urban Bronze

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Safari Storme Specifications

Variants Fuel Type Transmission Engine Description Mileage Power
City Highway
LX Diesel 2179cc
10.8 14.1 148bhp @ 4000rpm
EX 2179cc
10.8 14.1 148bhp @ 4000rpm
VX 2179cc
10.8 14.1 148bhp @ 4000rpm
VX 4WD 2179cc
10.8 14.1 148bhp @ 4000rpm

Tata Safari Storme Review

Highlights

June 2, 2015: Tata Motors has launched the anticipated Safari Storme facelift in the country at a starting price of Rs. 9.99 lac (Ex-Showroom New Delhi). The 2015 Safari Storme has no major stylistic changes, rather it adds new features. Mechanically, the 2.2-liter VTT VARICOR gets a nearly 10 PS power bump and now generates class leading 150 PS of max power at 4000 rpm while torque remains same at 320 Nm extracting at 1700-2700 rpm. And as of now, the engine is mated to a five-speed manual transmission, available in 2WD and 4WD options.

Overview

In a bid to arrest the falling sales, Indian auto giant Tata Motors has officially launched the updated version of its premium SUV, Tata Safari Storme in the country. The overall structure of this vehicle remains to be the same, but some of its styling aspects like radiator grille and bumper gets a re-treatment. At the same time, the 'Storme' lettering on the chrome strip is now treated in black color that creates a classier effect. The insides too gets some refinements in the form of a Java black color scheme, which is highlighted by warm silver accents given on door handles and dashboard. The manufacturer has focused heavily on improving the comfort and conveniences to the passengers by adding new set of features to the vehicle. This vehicle gets ultrasonic parking sensors that provides parking aid to the driver on the advanced CONNECTNEXT infotainment screen. Besides this, the manufacturer has also placed the signature three spoke steering wheel that houses multi-functional switches on it for audio and call operation. However, the major update has been given to its engine that improves its overall power output and efficiency. It is the same 2.2-litre VARICOR diesel motor that is now capable of producing a peak power of 148bhp. It also gets a new 260mm diameter self adjusting clutch that provides seamless gear shifting and offers a smoother drive.

The car maker has made no changes to the variant line-up and it continues to be available in four variants LX, EX, VX and VX 4WD. All the variants are now being offered with remote central locking with flip key, which further enhances the conveniences. On the other hand, this model series is now blessed with a latest generation ABS 8.1 with electronic brake force distribution system that improves the mechanism of braking and contributes for providing a stress-free driving experience. Dual front airbags are given only to the VX grade trims (both 4x2 and 4x4), while side impact beams and engine immobilizer is given as standard for all trims. There are no changes made to its suspension or braking mechanism, but the improvement in its ground clearance will certain add to the driving pleasure. At the same time, its 4x4 version's ESOF (electric shift on fly) function makes it simpler for dealing with terrains and rugged roads. Apart from the base trim, all the other variants are bestowed with disc braking mechanism. This vehicle will be placed against the likes of Mahindra XUV500, Nissan Terrano, Renault Duster and others in the premium SUV segment. The warranty for this vehicle is up to 3 years or 100,000 kilometers, which can be extended further upto 1 year or 50000 kilometers (whichever is earlier).

Exterior

Exteriors

The exterior styling of this latest SUV has received some notable updates, while its body structure remains to be the same as earlier. Its radiator grille has undergone some refinements by obtaining a new design, inspired by premium international SUV brands. The company's emblem is placed in the middle of this grille and a chrome strip is placed just above it. This strip is now embodied with black colored 'Storme' lettering that renders it an astonishing look. The headlight cluster too received an update in the form of new projector headlamps featuring 'Polly Ellopsoid System' that distinguishes it from the earlier version. Like its upper grille, its lower grille (air dam) in the front bumper gets a new design with charcoal grey color scheme. Apart from this, all the other aspects of its frontage remains to be the same like the outgoing model. The side profile has body colored ORVMs wherein, its top end versions have them in chrome treatment. It also gets conventional styling aspects like B pillar styling tape, side claddings and roof rails. Apart from the VX trims, the remaining two variants have been blessed with a sturdy set of steel rims featuring full wheel caps. The rear end too looks to be stylish, thanks to the spoiler integrating third brake light. The tailgate gets a chrome embodiment with 'Tata' lettering on it. The taillight cluster has a conventional design featuring halogen based lamps that includes brake lights, turn indicators and courtesy lamps. Unlike the front bumper, its rear one has a masculine design featuring an integrated foot step. It also houses a pair of reflectors for added safety. 
                                                        
Exterior Measurements:

This refurbished version's exterior dimensions also remains to be the same like its earlier version with a total length measuring at 4655mm and a height standing at 1922mm. The total width measures about 1855mm (without side foot steps), but with side foot step, it goes upto 1965mm. This vehicle has a wheelbase of 2650mm and a minimum ground clearance of 200mm.

Interior

Interiors

The manufacturer has blessed its interiors with many contemporary features, which gives it a decent look. It is designed with dual tone internal cabin, which is quite spacious and incorporated with a lot of sophisticated features. It is further emphasized by chrome and wood that gives it a classy look. Now this facelifted version comes with Java Black interior inserts. All the variants in this series are bestowed with fabric seat upholstery. Its front row has two individual seats, whereas its second and third row has bench seats that can easily accommodate seven passengers. The front row seats have 3-position lumbar support along with armrest that makes driving comfortable. The arrangement of seats is extremely comfortable for providing enough leg space and head room for all occupants. It has a smooth dashboard, which is equipped with quite a few features. These aspects are a glove box, AC vents, an advanced instrument panel and a three spoke steering wheel with company insignia in the center. It has a leather wrapped steering wheel along with gear shift knob and parking lever. The illuminated instrument cluster comes with adjustable light intensity function. It is equipped with a number of notifications and warnings for keeping the driver updated. The list includes a low fuel warning light, digital tripmeter, outside temperature display, door ajar warning, driver seat belt reminder notification and several features as well. Its cabin is equipped with an air conditioning system along with roof mounted AC vents for its second row. It has a couple of 12V power socket in front and middle row for charging mobiles and other electronic devices. The tilt adjustable steering wheel makes handling quite comfortable even in heavy traffic conditions. The top end variant has also front roof lamp that can be used as a spot reading lamp and it comes with advanced delay function. The center fascia has a proficient music system that has a thick surround with wenge wood finish. However, its mid and entry level variants have brushed aluminum that adds to its elegance. Apart from these, the car maker has given this sports utility vehicle a number of practical features, which gives the occupants a comfortable driving experience. The list of aspects include cup and bottle holders in front console, front seat back pockets, a large glove box with sun glass holder, analog clock on center console, front seats with lumbar support, an ashtray, cigarette lighter in front console and many other such aspects. 

Interior Comfort:

For a pleasurable driving experience, the car manufacturer has bestowed both its variants with a number of highly developed comfort features. The driver seat has height adjustable function along with lumbar support that makes driving rather comfortable. It is equipped with power steering with tilt adjustment function that makes it easy to handle even in peak traffic conditions. It has a manual HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) unit with rear AC vents that regulates the cabin air. It also has dust and pollen filter for purifying the cabin air. The company has blessed the internal cabin with an advanced music system, which supports CD/MP3 player, USB interface, Aux-in port. It also has four speakers that further enhance the ambiance of its cabin. In terms of seating arrangement, the cabin is incorporated with well cushioned seats, which are ergonomically designed. These seats provide ample leg space and head room for all passengers. All are covered with premium upholstery, which gives a plus feel while traveling. It has 60:40 split and completely foldable middle row seat that helps in bringing more luggage. Its plush internal trims are almost car like, which helps in creating an ambiance of luxury and space. The seats of all passengers are individual and reclining with adjustable head rest, armrest and seat belts. The cabin is also incorporated with an anti glare interior rear view mirror that adds to the comfort level of driver. While the front windscreen wipers have two speed setting as well. Apart from these, it has a rear wash and wipe function, all four power windows with driver side auto down function, electrically adjustable external rear view mirrors, three position lumbar support for front seats. In addition to these, it is equipped with a number of comfort features like power steering with tilt adjustable function, follow me home headlamps, puddle lamps on front doors, cargo area light, illuminated ignition key slot and window winding switches. Other aspects like remote operated fuel tank lid opener, front and rear cabin lamps, front sun visors and a power steering wheel is available that will enhance the level of comfort. All these features put together will ensure a memorable driving experience for all the passengers in this SUV. 

Interior Measurements:

The interiors of this sports utility vehicle are lavish with well cushioned seats. Its cabin is quite roomy that can accommodate seven passengers with ease. There is sufficient head space along with shoulder room for its front as well as all the rear passengers. There is also ample leg room and knee space along with a large boot compartment to store quite a lot of luggage in it. It is also fitted with a centrally mounted fuel tank that can now store about 63 litres of diesel in it. It helps in planning longer journeys.

Gear

Acceleration & Pick-Up

With improved power and smoother gearshift, this updated SUV is now capable of reaching a top speed of approximately 195 Kmph. In the mean time, it can accelerate from 0 to 100 Kmph speed mark in about 12 seconds.

Engine and Performance

Under the bonnet, this model series is fitted with a slightly tuned 2.2-litre VARICOR diesel engine, which comes with a displacement capacity of 2179cc. It is integrated with four cylinders and 16 valves using double overhead camshaft based valve configuration and it also comes with variable turbine technology. This DOHC based engine has common rail direct fuel injection system, which allows the motor to deliver a power packed performance and decent fuel economy. It has the ability of churning out a maximum power output of 148.08bhp at 4000rpm, which is 10bhp extra that previous version that results in a maximum torque of 320Nm in the range of 1700 to 2700rmp. This engine is mated with a five speed manual transmission gearbox that sends torque output to the front two wheels. However, the top end variant has electronic shift on fly mechanism that powers the torque output to all the four wheels. It helps in giving smooth acceleration under any driving conditions, which delivers superior performance and an unforgettable driving experience.

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Mileage

Although, there are minor modifications done to the engine, its fuel economy remains to be the same like its earlier version. It can produce a minimum of 8 Kmpl on city roads, which goes upto a maximum of approximately 13.2 Kmpl, which is rather decent.

Power of Tata Safari Storme

The manufacturer has tuned its engine and installed a new 260mm diameter self adjusting clutch that contributed for improving its power. As a result of this, this mill now becomes capable of unleashing a maximum power of 148bhp. However, its torque output remains the same with 320Nm.

Stereo & Accessories

The company is offering this model series with an advanced 2-DIN touch screen infotainment system, which is equipped with CD player, radio, USB port, SD card slot and AUX-In connectivity. It also has Bluetooth connectivity for calls and audio streaming and the controls are mounted on steering wheel. It has four speakers for giving premium sound experience throughout their journey. The base variant may lack many features, but buyers can decorate it with exciting aspects like vibrant seat covers, premium quality upholstery, a sophisticated music system, leather covered steering wheel, floor mats, rear parking sensors and many other such features. At the same time, owners can also choose from additional aspects like mud guard, body graphics, rear spoiler, protective cladding, turn indicator on ORVMs and many other such aspects. On the other hand, its exteriors can customize with a few other aspects like roof luggage carrier, roof spoiler, stylish body graphics and a set of alloy wheels.

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Braking & Handling

The SUV is equipped with a powerful braking and suspension mechanism. Its front axle is fitted with an independent double wishbone type of suspension including coil springs and shock absorbers. On the other hand, the rear axle has 5-link suspension. This SUV has vacuum assisted independent hydraulic braking system. Both The SUV is equipped with a powerful braking and reliable suspension mechanism, which keeps it well balanced and stable at all times. Its front axle is fitted with an independent double wishbone type of suspension system including coil springs and shock absorbers, while the rear axle has 5-link suspension. This SUV has vacuum assisted independent hydraulic braking system, which helps in keeping the vehicle under control. Both of its front and rear wheels are fitted with ventilated disc brakes. In addition to this, there is an anti lock braking system along with electronic brake force distribution (EBD) that enhances the braking mechanism. It is blessed with a power adjustable steering wheel, which is quite responsive and makes handling easier. This tilt adjustable steering wheel supports a minimum turning radius of six meters.of its front and rear wheels are fitted with ventilated disc breaks. In addition to this, there is an anti-lock braking mechanism along with electronic brake force distribution(EBD) system that enhances the braking mechanism.

Safety

Safety & Security

The car manufacturer has given this model series a number of protective aspects, which gives the passengers a stress free driving experience. The VX trim is equipped with air bags for driver and front co-passenger that helps to protect in case of any accident. All the variants are fitted with side impact bars on all the four doors and crumple zones, which absorbs the impact during collision to minimize the injuries. It has a seat belt for all passengers that reduce the impact in case any accidents. It also has driver seat belt reminder notification on instrument panel that helps in keeping the driver alert. The high end trim also gets an ultrasonic reverse guide system that make the parking of this massive vehicle simpler. It has anti lock braking system (ABS) along with electronic brake force distribution (EBD) with independent hydraulic brakes. It also has an engine immobilizer that helps to prevent an engine to start if a proper key is not used. Its rigid body structure has side impact bars along with crumple zones for protecting occupants inside the cabin in case of any collision. It has central locking system along with child safety rear door locks for enhanced protection of the passengers. It is fitted with a clear lens front fog lamps and rear fog lights with reflector along with other features like central locking system, motorized head lamps adjustment, child safety lock, anti-glare rear view mirror, seat belt unfastened warning, door open warning and headlamps on key out warning. Apart from these, it also has an anti glare interior rear view mirror, door open warning and headlamp on notification on instrument panel, collapsible steering column, tubeless radial tyres and a few other aspects. All these features put together makes it one of the safest vehicles in its segment.

Wheels

Wheels

The flared up wheel arches of top end variant are fitted with a set of stylish alloy wheels of 16-inches in size, while the mid and low end trims are equipped with a set of steel wheels, which have full wheel covers. These rims are further covered with high performance tubeless radial tyres of size 235/70 R16, which provide superior grip on any road conditions. The manufacturer also mounted a full size spare wheel under the floor at its rear end for all the variants.

Pros

 

1. Cost of ownership and maintenance is rather expensive.
2. There is no music system in entry level variant.
3. There is still scope to improve its interior design.
4. Base trim is not fitted with roof mounted rear AC vents, which is a minus point.
5. Fuel economy and acceleration can be made better.

 

Cons

 

1. Spacious internal cabin is incorporated with advanced safety and comfort features.
2. The high end trim has 4 wheel drive system that performs better in any road conditions.
3. Modified exteriors make it appearance more attractive.
4. Reliable engine performance is a big plus point.
5. After sales service is quite good and maintenance cost is reasonable.

 

Tata Safari Storme Price

Variants New Delhi Bangalore Mumbai Chennai Pune Hyderabad Kolkata
LX
(Diesel)
9,99,010 9,98,440 10,42,388 9,98,451 9,98,182 9,98,976 10,16,751   Get On Road Price  
EX
(Diesel)
11,61,910 11,64,810 11,68,819 11,65,535 11,18,517 11,73,879 11,89,342   Get On Road Price  
VX
(Diesel)
13,03,413 13,19,943 13,30,034 13,21,477 12,73,377 13,21,206 13,44,425   Get On Road Price  
VX 4WD
(Diesel)
14,36,413 14,55,769 14,67,143 14,56,842 14,04,449 14,56,512 14,79,005   Get On Road Price  

Road Test

2015 Tata Safari Storme: Expert Review
2015 Tata Safari Storme: Expert Review Expert Review
After enjoying a successful stint of more than a decade, Tata Safari got its first major update in 2012. This gave birth to the most advanced Safari till date, the Safari Storme, with new chassis, refreshed interiors and significant styling updates. Here, what you see in the images is the 2015 Safari Storme and this is the first time when Tata has updated the Storme since 2012. Needless to mention that the changes on this newest avatar are rather less substantial, but whatever it is, we figured out.   [read more]

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  • Tata Storme good car but lousy service from Tata- My experience of owning it
    By Rahul Ambardar| December 30, 2014 | 2669 Views
    Through this post would like to highlight my experience of buying Tata Safari Storme. Before I started looking for options for buying an SUV, there were several options which were evaluated and post series of test drives came to the conclusion that Tata Storme could be just the right option which I would like to go for. However, while going through the internet it was very much evident that a major drawback of buying a Tata car was lousy service ... Read Full Review
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    By Dr Harshvardhan Jadeja| March 19, 2014 | 4933 Views
    Look and Style: Brilliant Macho  look , Style from front very bold and has enormous road presence Comfort: The most comfortable SUV  on road and off road. Driver and front seat have excellent thigh support . Middle seats  are really spacious  -  emperor seats  ...and childrens  love to sit in rear seats. Wonderful  car. Pickup: Good pickup despite its bulky size Mileage : Approx  10 -12  km  /  litre Best Features : Shape,  spacious  interiors, s... Read Full Review
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    By ankit sharma| February 05, 2014 | 4918 Views
    Only want to say that perfect and best suv in 14 lac. At the time of test drive i felt so comfert and driving pleasure that i exchange my verna fludic 1.6 with this one. If some one is planing for buy it than he should be go ahead as there is no metter which brand of vehicle you going to buy the main thing is riding pleasant, road presence and style.... Read Full Review
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  • Launch Comparison: Tata Safari Storme vs Mahindra XUV500 Vs Duster AWD vs Mahindra Scorpio
    Posted On | June 12, 2015 | 6511 Views
    Tata Motors has just launched the facelifted version of Safari Storme SUV which now features new front grille inspired from Land Rover, increased power output of 10PS so it offers output of 150 PS (148bhp). The SUV from the homegrown manufacturer also gets new premium 6-speaker Harman audio system, Zest’s three-spoke multi-function steering wheel and some more cosmetic updates inside the cabin too. So let's check out, how this new offering from Tata Motors holds its ground against its arch competitors Mahindra and Renault. Read Full News
  • Tata Safari Storme Facelift launched at 9.99 lacs
    Posted On | June 02, 2015 | 2908 Views
    2015 Safari Storme facelift gets 10 PS power bump and now offers  150 PS on tap, there’s a new premium 6-speaker Harman audio system, and yeah not to miss the new Land Rover-esque grille! Read Full News
  • Avail Rs 95,000 Discount on Tata Safari Storme
    Posted On | December 10, 2014 | 4643 Views
    The homegrown manufacturer Tata Motors is offering never before discounts and benefits on its rugged SUV Tata Safari Dicor and Tata Safari Storme. The automaker is offering Safari Dicor at a cash benefit of Rs 53,000 while Safari Storme attracts savings upto Rs 95,000. The company is also offering discounts and savings on its Indica, Vista, Indigo eCS, Manza, Nano, Nano Twist, Sumo Gold, Aria SUV and Movus MPV. Read Full News
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