Tata Motors is now ready to launch its new car Tata Zica.The launch may be in February 2016.Consumer is waiting to know how Tata Zica may be different from Tata Indica ev2.Certainly from first test drive one can be positive about the car. The effort of Tata motors to build an alternative to Indica is appreciable. Tata Zica with a fresh design is a small but smart looking car. This new Tata car makes a place for itself under the Bolt hatchback and Zest compact sedan.
Petrol variants have Tata’s 1.2 litre, Revotron petrol engine with power output of 80 to 85 Bhp and with a torque of 110 to 120 Nm. Petrol engine comes with a five-speed manual transmission. Diesel variants will come equipped with a 1.05 litre with a power output of 64 Bhp and a torque of 140 Nm. Diesel engine is equipped with a five-speed manual transmission. Tata also may have plans to come up with an automated manual transmission. Looking at Tata Zica specifications the top variant would likely give a healthy competition to its rivals.
The Zica hatchback has a wide mesh grille and swept back headlamps as seen in the Bolt and the Zest. Though the side profile looks similar to that of the Indica, the tail has a fresh look with horizontal tail lamps. One can also make a note of the new multifaceted Tata emblem and signature hexagon grille.
Tata Zica car interiors look no less compared to Zest and Bolt. Tata always tries to keep its cabins spacious but for this new car along with that one can see good quality seating along with equipment. The top end car is expected to come with the Bluetooth compatibility and the touch-screen unit from the Bolt. Interior is having layered design theme. It is having premium graphics on fabric, good storage space designed for easy access, all controls are placed within reach and has a customized air vents.
Tata Zica comes in following colors: Platinum Silver, Pearlescent White, Espresso Brown, Sunburst Orange, Berry Red and Striker Blue.
Tata Zica features:
Power windows, power adjusting outside rear view mirrors, rear defogger, a 2 DIN audio system, Bluetooth, AUX-In and USB connectivity, steering mounted audio controls & telephone controls.
The vehicle may also include electronic power steering, anti-lock-braking system and dual front airbags for driver and co-passenger.
Tata Zica’s price range in India is expected to be around 4 – 6 lakh.
Tata Zica Expected Mileage:
The mileage of Tata Zica petrol car is expected to be something around 18 to 19 kms per litre and that of diesel cars are expected to be 25 kms per litre.