Tata Altroz: Tata Motors is preparing to bring a new version of its popular hatchback Altroz. Recently its testing model has been spotted. At present, the company has not said whether the updated version of the Tata Altroz will be an electric or CNG model or will be brought only as a facelift. However, looking at its testing model, a lot of details related to its design have been revealed. Let’s know about it…
The rear defogger and monotone alloy wheels can be seen in the testing model of the 2023 Tata Altroz. At the same time, its current model comes with dual-tone alloy wheels. The Altroz was launched in early 2020 in five variant options, including XE, XM, XT, XZ, and XZ (O).
Tata Altroz CNG or Tata Altroz EV?
Let us tell you that Tata Motors has been testing the Altroz CNG for some time now. Its prototype has already been spotted with an emission testing kit. According to reports, if it is launched, it could come with a 1.2-liter turbo petrol engine and a factory-fitted CNG kit.
Talking about the Tata Altroz EV, this electric hatchback was introduced at the 2022 Auto Expo. This model comes with a closed off-grill, updated front and rear bumpers, a front air dam with a star pattern, redesigned alloy wheels with blue highlights, a blacked-out tailgate, and repositioned badges. On the inside, it has a rotary gear selector.
While the official specifications of the Altroz EV are yet to be revealed, it is expected to come with Tata’s Ziptron powertrain. A magnetic AC motor can be given in its setup. Talking about the range of this electric hatchback, it can run for about 250-300 kilometers on a single charge.
Engine of Tata Altroz
Currently, this premium hatchback from Tata is offered with 3 engine options. These include a 1.2-liter, 3-cylinder naturally aspirated petrol engine that generates 86PS of power and 113Nm of peak torque. The 1.2L i-Turbo engine produces 110PS of power and 140Nm of torque. Apart from this, the 1.5-liter, 4-cylinder turbo diesel engine generates 90PS of power and 200Nm of torque. The company claims that its naturally aspirated petrol engine can give a mileage of 18.53kmpl. Whereas the turbo engine can give a mileage of 18.13kmpl. Apart from this, the diesel engine can give a mileage of 23.03kmpl.