2016 Auto Expo: Near production ready Tata Nexon SUV showcased

26 May 2016 Aditya Chatterjee

Tata Motors has displayed its upcoming launches at the 2016 Auto Expo. The most important vehicle in the lineup is the Tata Nexon SUV.The Tata Nexon seenin the brand'spavilion will not see many changes from the one that will go on sale saysPratap Bose, the head of design at Tata Motors.

Tata Nexon (2)

The bulky looking SUV looks quite Europeanwith muscular haunches and strong character lines all around. The imposing stance with a higher ground clearance gives it the necessary SUV appeal. It is for the first time that the brand is entering into the compact SUV space, and thus will equip it with thebest features andoptions

Tata Nexon (1)

The Tata Nexon will come with a brand new family of 1.2-litre petrol and 1.5-litre diesel engines. Tata Motors alsoconfirmed that these won't be the Revotron and Revotorq series that comes in the new age sedans and hatchbacks.

Tata Nexon (6)

According to the upcoming model launch chronology, the launch of Tata Nexon is expected to happen by mid-2017. We believe that Tata Motors should launch the Nexon earlier tobenefit from the booming compact SUV segment in India.

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