Tata Altroz Racer will mark the segment’s first powerful hot hatchback, know more details about the upcoming hot hatch from Tata
Tata Motors has introduced the Altroz Racer, a new variant of its premium hatchback Altroz which was showcased at Auto Expo 2023. The Altroz Racer is for enthusiasts seeking speed and performance, featuring both cosmetic upgrades and a more powerful engine. In this article, we’ll talk about the upcoming Tata Altroz Racer, its price and whether you should buy the upcoming hot hatch or not. Let’s dig in.
Key features of the Tata Altroz Racer include:
The Altroz Racer will come equipped with a 1.2-litre turbocharged petrol engine. This engine generates 120 PS of peak power and 170 Nm of peak torque. The turbocharged engine will provide a more responsive driving experience.
The hatchback can accelerate from 0 to 100 kmph in just 9.9 seconds. It comes paired with a 6-speed manual transmission system.
The Altroz Racer features a unique design to distinguish it from the standard Altroz. The exterior showcases a combination of red and black colours, contributing to an aerodynamic and sleek appearance. Dual white racing stripes are present on the bonnet, roof, and tailgate. Gloss black alloy wheels, ORVMs (Outside Rear View Mirrors), grille, and spoilers enhance the sporty look. The front fender carries a “racer” badging.
Launch and Price
Tata Motors will launch the Altroz Racer in India in late 2023. As of now, the company has not disclosed the official launch date and price, but sources suggest a starting price will be approximately Rs 10 lakh (ex-showroom). The Altroz Racer will compete with other premium hatchbacks in India, including the Hyundai i20, Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Volkswagen Polo, and Honda Jazz.
Please note that the details provided are based on the information available, and it’s recommended to check with Tata Motors or authorized dealers for the latest and official specifications and pricing.