Supreme Court Cancels Tata Motors’ Singur Land Deal
Asks the land to be returned to the farmers within 12 weeks from Wednesday
Don't miss out on the festive offers this April
The Tata Group is an automobile manufacturer which is renowned in the Indian market and is known for its continuous innovation. As a part of these efforts, their Nano series stand as a true example of this company's endeavor for offering the best of convenience in the most affordable price. This particular variant, the Tata Nano XTA , is the top end trim, which is furnished with all the necessary features for a hatchback and many more. The look of this small car is altered to a great extent to make it more appealing. The smile shaped front grille and rear air dam adds to the styling and body colored bumpers, external mirrors and door handles help in giving a uniformity and therefore resulting in a decent appearance. Inside the compartment there are features like an Amphistream music system with four speakers, an air-conditioning unit with heater, sliding and folding enabled seats. Though the power emission is minimal, this small car has counterbalance functions such as booster assisted brakes and electronic power steering, which will help the driver in the overall handling. For having been integrated with an automatic transmission, this car can deliver an impressive mileage of 21.9 Kmph. There is enough space in the cabin for storage which comprise of two glove boxes, cup holders and magazine pockets. Apart from these, this series is now offered with an extra luggage compartment at the rear end too. This increases the storage capacity of this small car to a good enough amount. Security aspect too is well furbished for having body reinforcements, seatbelts and central locking system. With all such exciting changes, this trim has a definite advantage over many other offerings in its segment.
Image of this small car has undergone quite a few changes and this new face will surely grab a lot more of admirers. The frontage has body colored bumper which has headlamps on either sides with black bezel. There is a hood garnish which is of black strip at the end of the bumper. The front grille is of honeycomb design, which is painted in glossy black. On either sides of this grille sits a set of fog lamps. The front windscreen is wide and is fitted with wiper and washer. There is an antenna that is fitted on the roof which is for the reception of radio signals. This roof has a beading over it and improves the look further. The side profile is highlighted with elements such as body colored door handles and outside rear view mirrors. The wheels are decorated with full covers which look trendy. The glass doors are tinted. The rear view of this small car is designed to have a bumper in body color and right below it is an air dam that is in the shape of a smile. There is a high mount stop lamp integrated to the hatch. This hatch is provided with an additional boot space compartment at the rear end too. This 765 kilos weighing car has perfect dimensions that can be called to be peppy.
The cabin of this small car has a lot more of features than what is expected of. The seats are cozy and covered with fabric in brown color, which has the letter 'Nano' inscribed in embroidery. The door trims are of the fabric as well, which are encased in Latte. The dual glove boxes will accommodate a lot of handy stuff. The Amphistream music system that is embedded into this car has a radio tuner and support for CD, MP3 and Aux-in ports too. The Bluetooth connectivity for phone calls and music streaming as well is serves to be of great advantage. This audio unit can be enjoyed by four speakers that are fixed in the cabin for surround sound. There is a rear parcel shelf where the other two speakers are fitted apart from the ones, which are fitted onto the front doors. The steering wheel looks trendy with three spokes and a signature of Tata inscribed over it. There are sun visors for both the driver and co-driver where the passenger visor is fitted with a vanity mirror. There are assist grips provided for front and rear seats.
Engine and Performance:
This hatchback is integrated with a petrol engine that can displace about 624cc. It has two cylinders and four valves and is based on single overhead camshaft valve system. This small car has multi-pint fuel injection fuel supply system that can deliver a mileage of about 21.9 Kmph when driven on freeways. This mill can generate a maximum power of around 37.5bhp at 5500rpm and can produce a peak torque output of about 51Nm at 4000rpm.
Braking and Handling:
This variant is bestowed with an automatic transmission system, which has sports mode and a creep feature as well. There are five forward gears and one reverse gear. The brakes are independent dual circuit with hydraulic brake which is operated by tandem master cylinder with vacuum booster. The front and rear wheels are integrated with drum brakes. The wheels are of 12 inches and these are covered with a set of radial tubeless tyres. The suspension consists of independent, lower wishbone, McPherson struts with gas filled dampers and anti-roll bars. On the other hand, the rear axle is fitted with independent semi trailing arm with coil spring and gas filled shock absorbers. This car has a manual steering which is of electric power assisted that is brushless type and with an active return feature to it. The minimum turning radius of the steering wheel is of 4 meters.
Apart from accommodating four occupants, this hatchback has other assets to be proud of. The electric power assisted steering system is a hands-on friend available to rely on which shares the effort of the driver and makes handling simpler. The instrument cluster has indicators such as distance to empty, average fuel economy, instantaneous fuel economy, low fuel warning indicator, dual electronic trip meter and a fuel gauge. These help the driver in acknowledging the status of the car. There is a digital clock with an LED display to it instead of the conventional analog clock. The air conditioning unit which helps in regulating the cabin temperatures also has a heater function available which allows for a preference. Power windows are integrated to the front doors which is of convenience to the front seat occupants. The 12V power socket enables to charge small electronic devices at the comfort of the vehicle. A cabin lamp is fixed as a standard feature. Both the front seats has a slider function while the rear bench seat has a foldable facility. There are cup holders in the front console and along with it there are magazine and coin holders in all the doors. The front seats have headrests that offer support to the neck.
This hatchback especially was assumed to have less immunity against threats like crashes, collisions and thefts. It all has been addressed aggressively this time by equipping all the necessary features that would stand guard to various kinds of vulnerabilities. There is a central locking system that is integrated, which will allow the driver to lock all the doors at the same time. This ensures an ability to have control over the accessibility to and from the car. The cars on road at darker hours of the day are mostly identified by the lights that they have on. The distance and angularity of the lights does hamper the vision and can be a cause in overlooking or underestimating a car's presence. This difficulty is reduced in this car as it is fitted with a high mount stop lamp to its rear windscreen that allows one to see the light from very far off distances too. Additionally, there are hazard warning lights for which there is a switch available. There are seat belts offered for all the seats. These protect the occupants from not jerking off of the seats or get hit to the front seats or dashboard, when jolted by collision impact. Moreover, its entire structuring is laid on very well designed body reinforcements, which comprise of impact cushioning crumple zones and side impact beams. This will reduce the impact of the intrusion in case of any crash and also minimize the intensity of any fatal injuries to the occupants. There are booster assisted brakes fitted, which would not only decrease the effort of the driver but also ensure reliability.
1. Automatic transmission gearbox is a major advantage.
2. Available in seven splendid colors with stylish exteriors.
1. Power output has to be greatly improved.
2. Ground clearance is not up to the mark.
Asks the land to be returned to the farmers within 12 weeks from Wednesday
Nano goes upmarket!
Tata Nano electric was spotted on the roads of Maharashtra for the very first time!
It will help us serve you better content and best deals