Tata Vista D90 enters Nepal
Nithyanandh K, As a toddler, those wheeled machinery fascinated me even before I knew what they’re called as! So here I'm, petrolhead by birth, Mechanical engineer by qualification and automotive reporter by profession!
The Tata Vista D90 has been launched in Nepal, a country which relies on India for most of its automotive needs.
The Vista D90 is powered by the popular 1.3 litre Fiat MultiJet diesel engine (Quadrajet in Tata's lingo) which employs a VGT (Variable Geometry Turbocharger) to belt out a healthy 90PS of power and a peak torque of 200 Nm. The power is transmitted through a 5-speed manual gearbox.
The car can accelerate from 0-100 kmph in 15.5 seconds and has a top speed of 158 kph. The hatchback has a claimed fuel efficiency of 21.12 kmpl.
Speaking on the launch of the car in Nepal, Mr. Gurinder Singh, Country Manager, Nepal and Bhutan, Passenger Vehicles Business Unit of Tata Motors, said, "The Vista D90 is all together a new car which is power-packed, has first-in-class technologies and sportier looks for thrill-seeking car buyers. We already have enquires for the Vista D90 and we hope that the customer likes our latest offering in the market."
Apart from offering 90PS of power, the spacious hatchback comes with lots of goodies such as a touch screen multimedia with GPS navigation, Bluetooth connectivity and DVD player, automatic climate control, ABS with EBD, airbags and so on.
The Tata Vista D90 is priced at NPR 26.95 lakhs (Nepali rupees) which is around INR 16.85 lakhs! The hatchback is available with a 2 years/75,000 km warranty.