The country’s largest automaker Tata Motors had recently announced the launch of its cheapest micro SUV Tata Punch in the domestic market. Along with the announcement of the launch of this SUV, the company had released several teasers from time to time. Till now only the pictures of the exterior of this SUV were shared by the company, but today for the first time the picture of its interior has been revealed.
The first row (front-row) and dashboard of the Tata Punch can be clearly seen in this teaser released by the company. Looking at this picture, it is known that the company will get many such great features like semi-digital instrument cluster in it, which is available in models like Tata Altroz and Safari.
You will get these special features:
The Tata Punch Micro SUV gets a free-standing touchscreen infotainment system, rectangular AC vents (with colored surround), chrome inside door handles, power windows, power-adjustable out side rear view mirrors (ORVM’s), manual-dimming IRVMs and a flat- Features like bottom steering wheel (multi-function), automatic climate control, rear parking camera, iRA connected car tech, etc. will also be available.
At the same time, full care has also been taken of safety in this SUV. It gets dual front airbags, Anti Lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD), stability control, ISOFIX childseat mounts, height adjustable seat belts, driving and terrain modes. Despite being a front wheel drive SUV, it will get many such features which will make you feel off-roading.
The company is using ALFA architecture to manufacture compact models. The Punch is the first SUV from Tata Motors to be built on ALFA-ARC (Agile Light Flexible Advanced Architecture). This SUV has been developed under the Impact 2.0 design language.
It gets Tata Harrier-like daytime running lights (DRL’s) and a wider bonnet. Its attractive alloy wheels enhance the side profile. Although this SUV is small in size, the large wheel arches help it to run on all kinds of road conditions. It has 16 inch wheels.
Engine Capacity and Power:
The company can give a 1.2 liter capacity petrol engine in it, which generates 83bhp power and 114Nm torque. This engine comes mated to a 5 speed manual transmission gearbox. The company can also launch it in the market with an automatic gearbox. This SUV will come with a naturally aspirated as well as a turbo engine. This SUV can also be launched with a 1.2 liter turbo petrol engine.
When will it be launched and what will be the price:
However, Tata Motors has not yet made any official announcement regarding the launch date of this micro SUV. But its teaser is being released continuously. Experts believe that the company can launch it for sale on the occasion of the upcoming festive season i.e. Dussehra or Diwali. As far as the price is concerned, it is reported that it can be offered for less than Rs 5 lakh.