Tata Motors and it’s distributor-Diesel & Motors Engineering PLC (DIMO) has launched the Tata Nexon SUV in Sri Lanka.
The Sri Lankan market also gets the AMT version of the vehicle and will be available in six variants (XE, XM, XT, XZ, XZ+, XZA+) and will be present in 15 outlets across Colombo.
Nexon also recently bagged a 4-star adult safety rating by the Global New Car Assessment Programme (Global NCAP), the highest adult safety score (13.56/17.00) amongst all the models tested by Global NCAP in India.
Speaking at the launch, Mr. Mayank Pareek, President, Passenger Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors, “Combining contemporary design with best-in-class technology and advance features, the Tata NEXON is meant for those who like to make a unique style statement. Since its launch in India, the Tata NEXON has set new benchmarks in compact SUV segment. It has been one of the most loved products from our PV portfolio. We are elated to introduce the manual and the AMT variants in Sri Lanka today. With the introduction of this entire range, we aim to tap a larger market and increase our market share in not only the Compact SUV segment but also the AMT segment.”
Mechanically and aesthetically, Nexon will remain to be similar to the Indian market (1.2-litre turbo petrol and 1.5-litre turbo diesel) and has been launched at a price of Rs. 1.99 Mn for Petrol and Rs. 4.6 Mn for Diesel (Permit Holder Prices) for the XZA+ (Top Variant).
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