Recently launched Tata Punch is a sub-compact SUV from Tata Motors. The car is placed in a very competitive segment where you have multiple products. In this article, we will discuss five factors that make Tata Punch a good car to buy.

punch traction pro mode

Tata Punch Takes On Bad Roads

Tata Punch gets a higher ground clearance of 187mm as compared to 160mm and 165mm offered by other small cars. The car also gets a higher approach angle of 20.3 degrees, departure angle of 37.6 degrees, and ramp over angle of 22.2 degrees. These dimensions of the Tata Punch make it a good car for bad roads. The car also gets Traction Pro mode in the AMT variant. This feature is very helpful while driving on surfaces with low traction such as mud, and rural roads where usually the tyre could get stuck. So people who are looking for a car that can handle bad roads can consider Tata Punch.

Punch AMT

Tata Punch Gets A Good AMT

Tata Punch comes with a very good AMT gearbox. The car gets a 1.2-litre Revotron petrol engine that produces 85bhp and 113Nm of torque mated to a five-speed manual and a five-speed AMT transmission. The engine is equipped with Dynapro technology that increases air supply and helps in the efficient combustion of fuel while delivering superior power and great low-end torque. The AMT gearbox comes with Altitude-Adjusted Tuning Maps that come in handy while driving through high-altitude terrains keep the car’s performance uncompromised. This simply means that the AMT gearbox is efficient and does not struggle on high-altitude terrain and hilly areas. Buyers who want a better AMT gearbox with the latest technology and who frequently drive around hilly areas can consider Tata Punch.

Punch Crash test

Safety and Build Quality

The Tata Punch is built on the ALFA-ARC platform. It’s the same platform that underpins most of the Tata Motors cars these days. This means the car is built on a robust sturdy and reliable platform that has proved itself every time it is tested during the Global NCAP. Tata Punch has also scored a five-star rating for adult protection and a four-star rating for children during its Global NCAP testing. This makes the Tata Punch one of the safest cars available in India. People looking for safety and strong build quality can consider Tata Punch while planning to buy a car.

punch 90 degree door opening


Tata Punch also gets a 90-degree door opening feature. This feature was first seen in the Tata Altroz. This is a very thoughtful feature introduced by Tata Motors keeping senior citizens in mind. This makes ingress and egress to the car very easy. Also, the upright seating position is very comfortable during long-distance traveling. People who have comfort as one of their priorities while shortlisting a car to buy can consider Tata Punch.

Tata Punch

Ease of Driving

The dimensions of the Tata Punch make it easy to drive around the city with traffic congestion and narrow lanes. The car is easy to park and drive. The car is equally stable and in control while on the highway.  The steering is very responsive and makes the car fun to drive in the city. This is one of the best options for someone who is looking for a car that’s easy to drive.

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