Tata Motors launches Bolt hatchback starting at Rs 4.44 lakh
While the petrol versions of the Bolt will range from Rs 4.44 lakh to Rs 6.05 lakh, the diesel variant prices will range from Rs 5.49 lakh to Rs 6.99 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
Bolt was launched in 4 trim levels: XE, XM, XMS & XT. Bolt, which was showcased in the Auto Expo 2014, can be booked on the company's website for Rs 11,000.
After Zest, Bolt is the second model from Tata Motors' Horizonnext umbrella. The hatchback will be available in both petrol and diesel variants. The petrol variant, which is powered by a 1.2 litre turbocharged multi-point fuel injection (MPFi) engine Revotron, will churn out maximum power of 90 PS and have a week peak torque of 140 Nm.
The diesel variant, which will come with a 75 Ps75PS engine, will deliver 190 Nm torque. The company has also added ninth generation ABS by Bosch for improved braking efficiency. It will also have an added safety feature in corner stability control (CSC).
Bolt, which will be the first hatchback with a multi-drive function, is pitted against Maruti Swift, Volkswagen Polo, Nissan Micra and Renault Pulse.
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