Tata Motors will launch its crossover Tata Aria in India in the course of the next three months, its corporate communications team confirmed today.
The Aria was displayed as the Xover concept in Geneva back in 2005. At the Auto Expo in January this year, Tata showcased the production model.
Going by the features on-board the vehicle, the Aria is not only designed for India but also for European countries. On how many Indian vehicles will you find 3D surround sound, in-dash built in GPS, infotainment system, multifunctional steering wheel, dual air conditioning with automatic climate control and cruise control, 6 airbags and ESP?
The Tata Aria employs a 2.2-liter CRDI engine that performs duty on the Safari and Sumo Grande. It is mated to a 4X4 system with an all-wheel drive with torque on demand which according to the terrain, senses and distributes drive.
The Tata Aria is expected to be priced between 12 and 15 lakh rupees.
We'll keep you posted as we learn more.