Tata Motors today announced the launch of three new fully loaded variants on its popular Tata Indigo CS range. The Tata Indigo CS (compact sedan). launched at the Auto Expo at New Delhi in January 2008, has received an overwhelming response from customers across the country making the Indigo range clock over 84 per cent growth this fiscal at an average of 4,400 units per month.
The new variants are the petrol GLX model and two diesel LX models - in the Turbo-charged Diesel with Intercooler and DICOR (Direct Injection Common Rail) engine options. All three models will offer front and rear powered windows, a rear windscreen defogger and central locking to enhance customer comfort and security.
The exteriors of the car on these variants will sport classy looking body coloured rub-rails with chrome inserts and body coloured ORVMs (Outer Rear View Mirrors). The interiors - beige for petrol and charcoal black for diesel - will offer a new look front console.
The premium seat fabric and sporty leather-wrapped steering wheel further add to the plush feel inside the cabin.
The Indigo CS itself carries forward the cabin seating comfort and space package that is now closely associated with the Indigo range and a capacious 380-litre boot. Clever and efficient design has made it possible to encapsulate this entire package within the four metre length, making this car a complete package to address the combined demands of space and manoeuvrability in our congested cities.
These new variants have been attractively priced (ex-showroom Delhi) at Rs4.08 lakhs for the GLX, Rs4.63 lakhs for the LX TDi and Rs5.10 lakhs for the LX DiCOR model.
The Indigo CS range starts at Rs3.74 lakhs. All the newly introduced variants offer heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) and power steering as standard options along with body coloured bumpers. They will be available in a range of six colour shade options.
Tata Motors is India's largest automobile company, with revenues of $8.8 billion in 2007-08. Through subsidiaries and associate companies, Tata Motors has operations in the UK, South Korea, Thailand and Spain. Among them is Jaguar Land Rover, a business comprising the two iconic British brands. It also has a strategic alliance with Fiat.
With over 4 million Tata vehicles plying in India, Tata Motors is the country's market leader in commercial vehicles and among the top three in passenger vehicles. It is also the world's fourth largest truck manufacturer and the second largest bus manufacturer. Tata cars, buses and trucks are being marketed in several countries in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, South Asia, South East Asia and South America.