Tata Tiago CNG, Tigor CNG to launch in India on January 19
Tata Motors will launch the first of its CNG-powered cars in India on January 19. The homegrown maker, which in December 2021 went past Hyundai to become the second-largest, is set to introduce the new fuel type to its entry-level offerings, the Tata Tiago hatchback and the Tata Tigor sedan.
Tata Tiago CNG, Tigor CNG expected specifications, engine
The Tata Tiago CNG and Tigor CNG should continue to be powered by the 1.2-litre three-cylinder petrol motor which in the petrol versions makes 86PS and 113 Nm. The CNG versions should see a roughly 10 per cent loss in these outputs and should be available with the five-speed manual. While efficiency figures aren't directly comparable, the CNG versions should see lower running costs.
Tata Tiago CNG, Tigor CNG expected features
The CNG versions of the Tata Tiago and Tigor should be available on most variants of the cars. Feature highlights include a 7-inch Harman infotainment system with 8 speakers and Android Auto/Apple Carplay, climate control, electrically adjustable and folding outer mirrors as well as a height-adjustable driver's seat.
Tata Tiago CNG, Tigor CNG expected price, rivals
The Tata Tiago CNG and Tigor CNG should cost around Rs 40,000 to 50,000 more than their equivalent petrol versions. The Tiago CNG will rival the Maruti Suzuki Wagon R and upcoming Celerio CNG while the Tiago CNG will rival the Maruti Dzire CNG.
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