Tata Motors is one of the subsidiary of diversified Indian business house Tata Group. The company excels into many diversions and marks it unmatched presence in a wide spectrum of sectors. Talking about its role in Automobile sector, Tata Motor Company is one of the leading truck and bus manufacturer in India, and it expanded its horizons by incepting in to passenger cars around late 90's. The auto-vehicles from the company are always known for its strength, performance, durability, low maintenance and being economic. In its successful journey the company marks remarkable presence in almost all the vehicle segments on the National & international front by some significant amalgamations with leading multinational auto-car brands. The brand unleashed yet to be launch new Tata Safari Strome, extending its new generation SUV cars . This macho SUV is perfectly upgraded version of current Safari with being redesigned and packed with a host of new features.Being developed on X2 platform, which is Tata's new ladder chassis that has already been tasted in the flagship model Tata Aria. The hydroform chassis platform aims at making driving a much more pleasurable experience by assisting to reduce the weight of Safari Strome and thereby improving its ride and handling. Tata is known to set standards in its car which could very well seen in Tata Safari Strome-a SUV which a perfect embodiment of Robust, Masculine and Sport character. Being versed with all new attributes which imparts it all new refreshed look flaunting huge honeycomb grille and a robust bonnet. With distinctive identity and prominent styling the car is expected to compete with Renault Duster, and posses an edge over Mahindra's Safari as the current model has not being redesigned since long.
The front fascia of seems to be smiling with huge toothed mouth being introduced with new honeycomb grille proudly holding the brand signature logo. The bulging huge bonnet makes this new entrant very much different from its original version. Mesmerizing exteriors are just amazing for SUV like this, being Robust at its core it offers a true adventure ride for any kind of terrain. The low beam projector headlamps are fairly fitted along the either side of the grille. The front of Tata Safari Storme VX is defined with raised bumpers and neatly crafted fenders for the wheels. Moving on to the side profile it is slightly carved out to align with the prominent fenders leading bold and sporty look. The side profile is well highlighted with body colored door handles, body colored outside rear view mirror's which are integrated with turn indicator lights and are automatically operated from inside. Slantly held large windscreen made up of good quality toughened glass match well with the body design, and the appearance is very well enhanced with tinted windows of both the side which are electrically operated. The keyless entry and remote fuel filler are new technological enhancement on its exterior part. The five dual spoked alloy wheels complete the over all look of this macho driving device. Accounting for the rear view, high definition square tail lamps are a boost to the spunky look. Body aligned footsteps along the side profile below the gates and below the tail gate enhance its macho man appeal. Sleek lights on the raised bumpers complement the complete look with highly placed roof spoiler. Rear part is best complemented with rear defogger and rear wipers to make driving more pleasurable during rain or fog even. The highly noticeable attribute on the rear side of the SUV is the introduction of dual chrome plated trapezoidal exhaust pipes imparting a much aggressive look.
The interiors of Tata Safari Storme VX are made inviting with complete dual tone finish with best plastic quality inside. The car is lashed with numerous features and wide space wherein it could accommodate seven adult people easily. The beige and black colored high quality plastic dashboard is integrated with 2 Ac vents, powerful air conditioning and climate control. The multi-information display and clear analog clock upgrades the interior. The cup holders being craved deep for more storage area and is placed ahead the gearbox so as to facilitate the driver and make it into his easy reach. All the new knob on the gear helps swift gear changes, and loading as well as the ejection of CD's are possible into the fourth gear as well . To make the driving a pleasurable experience, many features are fitted as per the ease of driver such as – the headlamp controls are given just below the steering, the power windows and power steering are an add ons. The third row seats are foldable even the second row 60:40 split seat is foldable. The premium plush fabric upholstery makes it elegant and luxury within.
Engine and Performance
All new this brawny SUV is powered by powerful engine too, so as to complement masculine core. It is boast with 2.2-litre DOHC DICOR diesel engine which churns out a maximum power of 140bhp at 4000rpm with torque of 320Nm at 1700-2700rpm. The powertrain is complemented with dual mass fly-wheel to ensure reduced level of noise, vibration and harness. To witness swift driving the powertrain is complemented with 5-speed G76 MKII manual gearbox supplemented with low friction bearings. The brand shows interest to support this SUV with 6-speed transmission system in the near future . Tata Safari Storme VX delivers a impressive fuel efficiency of 14kmpl .
Comfort & Convenience
The SUV is made quite spacious to accommodate 7 adult persons happily, and will be tagged around Rs 10 lakh so as to be economic into its segment. Tata Safari Strome VX comes with power windows, remote fuel filler, remote central locking, it is accompanied with climate control. The rear side AC vents are now conveniently fitted as per the seating structure . The other highlighted attributes adding comfort into the traveling experience are tinted glass, electrically adjustable ORVM's, turn indicators, rear wipers complemented with defogger. The infotainment system of this bold car could be defined with remote boot and DVD MP3 player.The spare wheel is placed just beneath the chassis. The third row seats are comfortably foldable as per requirement, even the second row 60:40 seat aligns with the same attribute.
All new masculine Tata Safari Storme VX is complemented with remote central locking to ensure any theft risks, it is integrated with 6 airbags to protect the passengers during any panic situation, ABS( anti-brake system), ESC(Electronic stability control), and EBD(electronic brakeforce distribution) assisted with brake assist imparts driver with the power of ultimate control over this huge vehicle. The auto-vehicle is complemented with remote parking sensors and fog lamps for better visibility into fog or during rain.
Lashed with numerous features, brand value and efficient.
Similar features present into other vehicle under same segment and it is very much similar to the original version.