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Tata Tigor to be launched on March 29- Read on for full details

Tata Motor has finally disclosed the commercial name of its much awaited sub compact sedan. The sub compact sedan is internally known as the Kite5.  The new Tata Tigor is based on the Tiago and looks identical to the Indigo eCS. It is to be noted that Indigo eCS was the first compact sedan to be launched in India. Now, in all its likelyhood, the Tigor will become the first sub compact sedan in the Indian market. It is said that the Tata Tigor be launched on the 29th of March 2017. Prices could begin at Rs 4 Lakh. Read further for full details on the Tata Tigor.

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Tata Tigor

Tata Tigor

Tata Tigor- Launch Date

Launch DateMarch 29, 2017

As mentioned earlier, in all its likelihood, the Tata Tigor launch will take place on March 29, 2017. Unofficial bookings could have already started. The Geneva Edition of the Tata Tigor is on display at the GIMS 2017.


Tata Tigor- India Price

Tata Tigor XB PetrolRs. 3.80 lakh
Tata Tigor XE PetrolRs. 4.19 lakh
Tata Tigor XM PetrolRs. 4.79 lakh
Tata Tigor XT PetrolRs. 5.00 lakh
Tata Tigor XZ PetrolRs. 5.49 lakh
Tata Tigor XB DieselRs. 4.59 lakh
Tata Tigor XE DieselRs. 4.89 lakh
Tata Tigor XM DieselRs. 5.19 lakh
Tata Tigor XT DieselRs. 5.59 lakh
Tata Tigor XZ DieselRs. 5.99 lakh

Prices could most likely start approximately at Rs 3.80 lakh for the base Petrol model. Tata is keeping the prices low and hence even the top-end Diesel model is likely to cost around Rs 6 lakh.


Tata Tigor- Specifications

Fuel typePetrolDiesel
TypeRevotron, 3 cylinder, MPFi with MULTI DRIVERevotorq; 3 cylinder, CRAIL with MULTI DRIVE
Cubic capacity1199 cc1057 cc
Made ofAll-AluminumHead: Aluminum, Block: Cast Iron
InstallationTransverseFront wheel drive
Max power85 PS at 6000 RPM70 PS at 4000 RPM
Max torque114 Nm at 3500 RPM140 Nm at 1800-3000 RPM
Bore/stroke77 mm x 85.8 mm75 mm x 79 mm
Compression ratio10.8:116:1
Valve gearDOHC 4 valves/ cylinderDOHC 4 valves/ cylinder
Engine managementECU controlledECU controlled

Tata Tigor- Silver Color

Tata Tigor- Mileage

Petrol22-23 KMPL
Diesel25-27 KMPL

Though the engine options are the same as that of the Tiago, the Tigor will be slightly heavier. This implies that the overall fuel efficiency could be slightly less than that of the Tiago’s ARAI figures.

Tata Tigor- Features

  • Power Windows
  • Follow-me-home lamps
  • Speed-sensing door locks
  • Central Locking with Remote
  • Rear parking sensors
  • Harman Infotainment System with touchscreen
  • Driver’s seatbelt reminder
  • Rear Defogger
  • Steering-mounted audio controls
  • Driver’s seat height adjustment
  • Cooled glove compartment
  • ABS with EBD
  • Corner stability control
  • Dual front airbags
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear centre armrest
  • Automatic Aircon
  • Power Steering
  • MID
  • Eco and City mode
  • Engine immobilizer
  • Remote tailgate opening
  • 12V front Power Outlet

Tata Tigor- Dimensions

Wheel Base2450 mm
Boot Space419 litres
Fuel Tank Capacity35 litres
Overall Length3992 mm
Max. Width1677 mm
Overall Height1537 mm

Tata Tigor -Rivals

The new Tata Tigor will compete against with the Chevrolet Essentia Compact Sedan that could also be launched in coming months. Also, the upcoming Tigor will indirectly compete against the base variants of the-

  • Ford Figo Aspire
  • Maruti Suzuki Swift Dzire
  • Hyundai Xcent
  • Honda Amaze

Tata Tigor Review – Exteriors

The Tigor gets a lot of design from the Tiago. The panels are also shared with the donor hatchback. Adding to this,  the front-end will be mostly the same. Whereas, the rear-end looks completely new. In short, the design of the Tigor is expected to be a lot similar to the Tiago till the C-pillar, after which the primary difference arises out of the longer rear overhang. The Tigor beautifully sports smoked headlamps with projector units.

Tata Tigor Exteriors

The rear part of the Tigor looks classy with a notchback styling. It has a pair of split taillights with LED fixtures. The rear bumper features a black insert and some chrome appliques. This recessed black element also gives space to the reflector units and reverse lamp. There’s also a roof-mounted rear spoiler featuring an additional stop lamp. The Tigor’s final production form gets a different set of allow wheels.

Tata Tigor Review –Interiors


Much like the exterior, the interior of the upcoming Tata Tigor is identical to the Tiago’s cabin. It has the same all-black cabin with glossy black highlights. That said, it will feature additional equipment. On higher variants, the air conditioning would be done by an automatic climate control system. This car too will get a short-diameter three-spoke steering wheel that will compliment an audio/telephony controls on the higher variants. Other highlights of the cabin will be –, a 2-DIN audio system, rear wash/wipe, rectangular aircon vents, rear defogger, rear defogger and electrically adjustable ORVMs. The above image is that of the Tata Tigor Geneva Edition. It features red highlights in the cabin to match the exterior color of  the Tigor.

Stay tuned to indiaautoz.in for more on the Tata Tigor Launch Date, Prices, Specifications, Mileage and Dimensions. Do leave your questions and feedback in the comments section below.

Also Read- Top 10 Fuel Efficient Petrol Cars in India , Top 10 Cheapest Diesel Cars in India

About Abhishek Barmase

Abhishek Barmase is a passionate automobile lover who loves to keep himself updated with the latest development in the Indian Automobile Industry. His love for automobiles made him start his own automobile website, http://indiaautoz.in .

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