Delhi: Tata Motors today announced the launch of an upgraded range of its
entry-level utility vehicle, Tata Spacio. The upgraded vehicle, Spacio Gold Plus,
is priced between Rs5.1 lakh and Rs5.4 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
Spacio range is the entry-level variant of the popular Tata Sumo and is said to
provide a fuel-efficiency of 15kmpl. In a communiqué Tata Motors said the
vehicle would be powered by a 3-litre turbocharged diesel engine and would offer
increased power and torque ratings of 70 ps (at 3000 rpm) and 223 nm (at 2200
rpm) respectively, the statement said.
upgraded vehicle has been launched in two variants, both with power steering with
a soft touch steering wheel, front bucket seats, new decals and refined interiors.
Both the variants
come in 2 seating configurations: 6 plus driver and 8 plus driver. The upper variant
would come with air conditioning, central locking and a cd-mp3 music system, it
Spacio Gold Plus Tata Motors aims to increase its penetration in the rapidly growing
family vehicle segment in the semi-urban market, Tata Motors
said in a statement.
Motors sold 47,893 utility vehicles, including 32,007 of the Sumo family, during