Tata Motors had unveiled Hexa SUV in Auto Expo 2016 in production ready version. Similar to all the new Tata products, the design is carried out in three design studios : India, Italy & UK. Hexa is also the first SUV for which inputs from Land Rover were taken. Hexa SUV was first showcased in Geneva Auto Show 2015 and it the company’s global SUV which will be launched in several global markets.
Tata Hexa SUV launch date in India:
It is expected to be launched in the first half of 2016.
Tata Hexa SUV Price in India:
Tata Hexa will be priced competitively against the already established models like Mahindra XUV 5OO, Hyundai Creta. It is estimated that Tata Hexa may be priced in the range of Rs. 10 – Rs 15 lakhs.
Tata Hexa Image Gallery:
Tata Hexa is based on same platform as Aria, it looks like more as a bulky SUV rather than an MPV, Tata design team has done a very impressive job. The design work is done in 3 design studios similar to new models of Tata : India, UK & Italy. In terms of Exteriors it features a dual colored front bumper, dual hexagonal patterned front grille with chrome touches, smoked projector head lamps & 19 inch alloy wheels. The vehicle also features body colored integrated spoiler & roof rails.
Interiors and Features:
Tata Hexa features spacious interiors and the company makes ample passenger room as it is very good at it. Tata aims to make space more usable and also focused on using better quality material in interiors. Hexa SUV gets completely revamped dashboard, Harman sourced 5.0 inch touch screen infotainment system with USB, AUX-in, Bluetooth & SD card connectivity, new steering wheel, 10 speakers, 8 way adjustable driver seat.
Coming to safety Hexa SUV is powered by 6 airbags, EBD, ABS & Traction control. It also features a toned down version of terrain management system available in Land Rover SUV , the 4 driving modes include : Automatic, Comfort, Dynamic & Rough roads.
Engine and Transmission:
Tata Hexa SUV is powered by the 2.2 litre Varicor 400 engine which is also available in updated Safari Storme . Coming to power & torque it offers 157 BHP @ 4,000 rpm & massive 400 Nm torque @ 1,700~2,700 rpm. The engine is coupled with 6 speed manual transmission & 6 speed Automatic transmission.
Tata Hexa Specifications :
Length – 4,764 mm
Width – 1,895 mm
Height – 1,780 mm
Wheelbase – 2,850 mm
2.2 litre Varicor Diesel engine :
Power – 156 PS @ 4,000 rpm
Torque – 400 Nm @ 1,700~2,700 rpm
Front : Disc
Rear : Drum