Tata‘s new Tiago is off to a reasonably good start in the market. Now, the manufacturer is looking to further that run with the addition of an automatic transmission to the petrol variants. Yes, the Tiago has just got an automatic gearbox in the form of a 5-speed AMT. The new Tata Tiago AMT automatic model has a sticker price Rs 5.39 Lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The Tiago automatic is available only in top-end XZA trim. trRead on for more details on Tata Tiago AMT Automatic price, specifications, features, details.
After months of testing, Tata has finally launched the Tiago AMT in our market. A rival to the Maruti Celerio, the Tiago AMT comes only in a top-spec XZA trim. Prices for the Tiago AMT start at Rs 5.39 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
The Tiago AMT comes with the same 1.2-litre petrol motor good for 85hp and 114Nm of torque. There is no diesel-powered model on offer. The Tiago’s AMT gearbox is a five-speed unit which also offers Sport mode and ‘creep’ function. It also offers a City mode which is similar to its manual gearbox-equipped counterpart. Like most other AMT gearbox cars sold in India, drivers will also be able to change gears manually if required.
Amongst its rivals, the Maruti Celerio (Rs 4.51-5.25 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi) comes with the option of an AMT transmission. Tata will also launch the Tiago AMT in a lower trim level in the near future. The Tiago is the third Tata model to be offered with an AMT gearbox after the Nano and the Zest.
The carmaker is also preparing to launch its all-new Tiago-based compact sedan, the Tigor, soon. The Tigor will share its mechanicals with the Tiago and, thus, could also receive the AMT gearbox option.
Tata Tiago AMT Automatic Price in India
|New Delhi||Rs 5.39 lakh|
|Mumbai||Rs 5.73 lakh|
|Type||Revotron, 3 cylinder, MPFi|
|Cubic capacity||1199 cc|
|Installation||Transverse, Front wheel drive|
|Max power||85 PS @ 6000 RPM|
|Max torque||114 Nm @ 3500 RPM|
|Transmission||5-speed AMT Automatic|
|Bore/stroke||77 mm x 85.8 mm|
|Valve gear||DOHC 4 valves/ cylinder|
|Engine management||ECU controlled|
Initially, the Tata Tiago AMT Automatic will be available only with the petrol engine. This 1.2 L 3-cylinder unit puts out 85 PS of max power and 114 Nm of peak torque. The automatic gearbox that handles transmission duties is a 5-speed AMT unit. This 5-speed AMT also does duty on the Nano and the Zest; mated to the Diesel motor in the latter’s case. Eventually, Tiago diesel will also get automatic variants.