Tata Motors’ is gearing to launch the new Nexon compact SUV. The company has been releasing details of the upcoming SUV as it enters one of the competitive segment which has been dominated by the Vitara Breeza followed by Ford EcoSport.
The much awaited SUV, the new NEXON, will be equipped with segment first and design rich features according to the company.
The NEXON will boasts best-in-class technology and features, personifying the newly defined design language – IMPACT, focusing on the new generation of customers.
The top 5 segment first features are:
Multi Drive Modes –
The Multi Drive Mode function which all Tata cars come equipped will also find its way on the Nexon with three different drive modes – Eco, City and Sport.
Each mode ensures that vehicle delivers the performance as per the requirement of driver. If driver is looking for spirited driving, just turn the knob to Sport mode while the City mode allows cruising swiftly in city traffic.
2. Floating Dashtop HD Touchscreen –
An exclusive, first-in-segment floating dashtop, the 6.5-inch display HD touchscreen adds to the premium interiors of the compact SUV. The concept is certainly new in this segment but can be found in all Mercedes-Benz cars today.
Floating dashtop touchscreen not only makes infotainment usage easy but it also reduces “eye-off road time” for added safety. HD screen makes the graphics on screen vivid & lively.
3. Powerful & Torquey Engines –
The NEXON flaunts two new engines, the 1.2L Turbocharged Petrol from the Revotron series and the 1.5L Diesel engine from the Revotorq series, mated to a 6-speed transmission for easy & smooth drive. (Click here for detailed Engine specifications)
4. HARMAN Infotainment System with Android Auto and Car play –
Advanced HARMAN infotainment system enabled with a drive mode based HMI theme will be offered on the SUV. The audio system comes with 8-speaker system with high-fidelity audio reproduction to offer a home theatre experience. Additionally, it is also equipped with Android Auto and Car Play (Car play to be offered soon). The improved connectivity with help of Google’s android auto via USB enables the user to access calling, messaging, navigation and voice assistance from the infotainment system. Infotainment system comes with the ability of read text & Whatsapp messages and voice based reply commands.
5. Grand Central Console with Sliding Tambour Door Mechanism –
The “Grand Central Console”, inspired by high end cars gives a very premium and sporty feel to interiors. Unique sliding tambour door mechanism allows easy storage space.
The Nexon is expected to be launched ahead of festive season.