Auto Expo 2018: Tata Motors Focuses On Smart Mobility Solutions
Tata Motors announced the global premiere of next generation passenger and commercial vehicles, and its new design language ‘IMPACT 2.0’ at the Auto Expo 2018
Tata Motors showcased its prowess in smart mobility at the Auto Expo 2018, keeping in line with government of India’s vision to build smart cities of the future.
The automaker announced the global premiere of next generation passenger and commercial vehicles, and its new design language ‘IMPACT 2.0’.
In the passenger vehicles segment as part of the two-architecture strategy, two innovations made their global debut at this motor show. These were the 5-seater luxury SUV ‘H5X concept’ from the ‘Optimal Modular Efficient Global Advanced’ architecture, and premium hatchback the ‘45X concept’ based on ‘Agile Light Flexible Advanced’ architecture.
In the commercial vehicles segment, the all-new compact truck Tata Intra was unveiled. Also displayed were the Signa 4323, India’s first 6-axle rigid truck with a 30-ton payload, and the all-new Ultra T.7, LCV based on the modular Ultra platform and with a 1.9-meter, wide cabin.
Tata Motors revealed two innovations of its best-selling compact SUV - the Nexon Aero and the soon to be launched Nexon AMT. Revealed for the first time were Tiago JTP and Tigor JTP - performance vehicles build by the JT Special Vehicles, a joint venture between Tata Motors and Jayem Automotives. In addition, making its Indian debut following the response received at its global unveil at the Geneva Motor Show 2017 is India’s first two-seater, connected sports Coupe – the ‘RACEMO’ by TAMO.
The automaker also displayed an extended range of six electric vehicle products. On display is the 12m Electric Bus with a Smart Bus Stop and passenger carriers - the Magic EV and the Iris EV. The Tiago EV, the Tigor EV and the Racemo EV –a special Auto Expo edition are also there.
Commenting on the occasion at Auto Expo 2018, Guenter Butschek, CEO and MD, Tata Motors, said, “Our new future ready and passenger vehicle architectures along with the H5X, 45X concepts and the all-new light commercial vehicle, Tata Intra represent the changing face of Tata Motors in our journey towards shaping the future of mobility in the country.”
In addition to the showcase of products, the company displayed its New Generation Diesel Turbotron Engines of 3L and 5L capacities for its commercial vehicle applications.