2016 Delhi Auto Expo : All new Tata Hexa crossover Production Version Unveiled in India, Launching soon
Tata Hexa SUV has made its global premiere at the Auto Expo 2016 along with a slew of other models from the home-grown manufacutrer. Designed by the same team as Zica hatchback, the Hexa is the first SUV to be manufactured in consulting with the Land Rover. Based on the Aria platform showcased at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, it comes packed with sharp yet aggressive styling language and has host of features on the inside. It will take on Mahindra Hyundai Creta, XUV500, Renault Duster and Nissan Terrano in the hotly-contested SUV segment.
Under the bonnet, the Texa Hexa features the 2.2-litre four-cylinder VARICOR 400 diesel engine producing 154.2bhp at 4,000 rpm and 400 Nm of torque between 1,700 and 2,700 rpm, mated to a six-speed manual gearbox or an optional six-speed automatic transmission with a 4WD drivetrain. Driver can choose from four driving modes such as Dynamic, Automatic, Comfort and Rough Road.
Up front, the SUV features a flatter bonnet, honeycomb mesh grille, a chrome slat underneath the grille running towards the healights, projector headlamps, body coloured door handles, blackened pillars, turn indicators on ORVMs, body cladding on the sides, new LED taillmap cluster, twin-exhaust pipes, and dual-tone bumper with aluminum skid plats.
It measures about 4,764mm in length, 1,895mm in width and 1,780mm in height and has a wheelbase of 2,850mm. The six-seater SUV has (2+2+2) configuration and offers instrument panel with Multi-information colour display, a touchscreen infotainment system with park assist and navigation functions alongside circular dials.
The dual tone finsh on the inside has white and black colours with contrasting stitching, LED illumination for ambient mood lighting, leather upholstery, leather wrapped steering wheel besides safety features such as ABS, EBD, ESP, traction control, brake assist, rear parking sensor and camera and engine immobilizer among others