Auto Expo Live – Tata Nexon Concept (mini SUV) [Image gallery, Spec sheet updated]

Posted on: Feb 11, 2014 - 12:16pm IST

Tata Motors has unveiled the Nexon design concept at the 2014 Auto Expo featuring the unique front mask and daylight opening that were seen first on the Tata MegaPixel concept. The vehicle is powered by a three-cylinder 1.2L turbocharged gasoline engine that produces 110 PS and 170 Nm. It is driven via a 5-speed automatic transmission to return a fuel efficiency of 17.6 kmpl.

Tata Nexon rear three quarters

Tata say that a unique asset to the the Tata Nexon Concept is the customization options on offer, from the upper grille to the beltline fastner. Other features include LED headlamps, electric 4WD option, double sliding door system and full width instrument panel display and floating console.

The top speed of the vehicle is claimed as 180 kph, and the vehicle rides on 17-inch wheels. In terms of dimensions, the car is 4 m long, 1.73 m wide and 1.6 m tall. It has a wheelbase of 2.54 m and is based on the X1 platform.

More details available on the press release below

Tata Nexon Concept at Auto Expo – Image Gallery

Tata Nexon Concept Press Release

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Tata Nexon Concept Spec Sheet

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12 thoughts on “Auto Expo Live – Tata Nexon Concept (mini SUV) [Image gallery, Spec sheet updated]

  1. Amala singh says:

    TATA – Cyrus Mistry – Please act fast, you have lost enough time, dont give time for competition to catch up…

  2. Akshay says:

    Its a good concept and great move by tata but they need to take care of the minute details where they had been failing even after years. Storme is a example where plant forget to fix fuse, or Quality passed a faulty brake line or shockers or pinion ring comes out @80 km per hour.
    My take Buy tata n befriend all mechanic’s en route, hopes they prove me wrong.

  3. Shreyas says:

    I Really want TATA Motor to translate this concept in to reality. Bring this as soon as possible into the market and surprise the competition and hopefully give some respite to people who are pining their hope on buying that highly priced ford Ecosport!

  4. Antony says:

    This is an automobile company of the future. Very proud to be an INDIAN !!!

  5. Dhananjayan says:

    Looks wonderful!
    Tata is seriously on a roll!

  6. Deepak Chablani says:

    TATA is on a roll now !!!

    I had a feeling that the next 3 years in the Indian automobile market belonged to Honda. Going by what has been showcased by Tata over the last 3 days….Tata’s can pose a serious challenge to all and sundry…Now, I realize the No 2 position dream of late Karl Slym was not a wild dream. There were lots of efforts in the background by the entire team. Brilliant stuff, they’ve got a pulse of the market now…Mighty impressed with all the news coming in….

    The Nexon launch doesn’t seem to be far away after reading through the details. Appears to be a performance car basically. The petrol motor seems interesting going by the specs. Design wise, the rear and side profiles look majestic. The front fascia can be made more aggressive, need to give that in your face, mean, sharp and intimidating look and that would complete the story.

    1. Bhargava says:

      Very Well Said, Mr. Chablani !! 🙂

  7. Gaurav says:

    Was expecting Nexon to be bit close to reality , hope Honda & Hyundai come up with production ready sub 4metere Suvs.

  8. Chip Planter says:

    The should have used the design cues from this model on the new bolt. It is radical and clean lines. Great designs coming from TM, but unfortunately not translating to actual products, definitely will give the Ford Ecosport a run for the money with minor tweaks to the interior to make it more practical, Can’t wait to see the management going gungho to launch this thoroughbred soon.


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