While the Tata Tiago makes it into the list of top ten selling cars in the country. Another big achievement for the hatchback is that it is now the second best selling small car after the Maruti Alto. The Tiago has beaten the Renault Kwid and also the Hyundai Eon to reach 2nd position. Data from SIAM (Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers) for the period of January-March of 2018 reveals that 23,100 Tiagos were sold during the first quarter. During the same period the Renault Kwid sold 17,517 units, while the Hyundai Eon sold 15,162 units. While sales of Kwid and Eon have declined, the sales of Tiago have grown sharply by over 50 per cent, compared to the same period last year. Though the Maruti Alto has sold a staggering 62,197 units, the feat achieved by Tiago is commendable.
The Tiago is the best seller for Tata Motors and if it continues its growth this way, it may be beat the Kwid and Eon, in sales for the entire year. While Tata was struggling to establish its earlier brands, it seems the Tiago is making up for it. We have always maintained that the Tiago is a fine car, which is also well-built and deserves to sell well. The effort gone into making this hatchback shows. Also the excellent pricing of the car, not to mention the features package has caught up well with customers, who see good value in this car.
The Tiago has also replaced the Maruti Ciaz as the 10th best selling car in the country, overall, last fiscal. The Tiago sold 78,829 units in the FY 2017-18 and it contributes to over 38 per cent of the total sales of Tata Motors. No mean feat for this hatchback and for Tata, especially to overcome their past baggage. In recent times, it has helped Tata consolidate its position in the Indian automotive market. The hatchback is also a critically acclaimed one and has set new benchmarks in the segment. It aggressive pricing is also a reason for its success, part from the package it is.
The 2018 Tata Tiago is on the cards and this model year will get some upgrades. It will not exactly be a facelift, as the Tiago is relatively new in its product life cycle. However, it will get certain enhancements like new body colours and some upgrades to the interiors like seat fabrics and a couple of new features.
The 2018 Tata Tiago will also be priced as aggressively priced as the current one. There will be no change in the pricing of the Tiago, as Tata want to grow their market share with the Tiago. The 2018 edition will add some freshness to the car and offer something new to customers, to differentiate it from the existing model.
The Tata Tiago is a well packaged car which offers excellent value for money to customers. Recently, Tata has also introduced an AMT (Automatic) in the Tiago, making the options even more. The features offered alongwith a strong build. The comfort levels that this car offers is being appreciated by customers. The New Tata Tiago 2018 will continue to be a subtle looking car, and offer great value as compared to its competition. Will the new Tata Tiago 2018 be a worthy buy? Read further to know more.
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2018 Tata Tiago Price
|₹ 3.6 lakhs|
|₹ 6.5 lakhs|
Pricing of the New Tata Tiago 2018 will continue to be its biggest attraction. Tata Motors will not think of changing the price anytime soon. The price is very aggressive. Although the Tiago has is a strong product, the pricing puts it in a league of its own, where there are hardly any competitors. This has ben a major reason for its success. There are a lot of variants too in the Tiago. The same will continue to be offered in the 2018 Tata Tiago as well.
2018 Tata Tiago Specifications
|Transmission||5-speed manual / AMT|
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New Tata Tiago 2018 Mileage
2018 Tata Tiago Mileage
|1.2 Petrol||16 km/l|
|1.1 Diesel||19 km/l|
|1.2 Petrol AMT||14 km/l|
The New Tata Tiago 2018 petrol will have an ARAI specified fuel efficiency of 23.84km/l and for diesel it will be 27.28km/l. However in real driving conditions the fuel efficiency will be as per the table above.
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New Tata Tiago 2018 Design
The New Tata Tiago 2018 will be based on the same design as the current Tiago. There will not be any change in the design or styling. A few enhancements to the styling will be done to make it look more attractive. The Tiago 2018 will be a stylish looking hatchback. In terms of design this is one of the best looks cars. It is not flashy, but has good and balanced proportions overall and sharp looks. Bright colours look the best on this hatchback. There will be certain changes to the bumper and grille. The alloy wheels will be new. Apart from this there will not be any major change to the exteriors.
2018 Tata Tiago Interiors
The New Tata Tiago 2018 will get subtle changes to its interiors. The look and feel will now be better, the interiors of the Tiago were a sea change as compared to earlier Tata cars. In the 2018 model year, the car will get new seat fabrics. The interior colour theme will also be new. The Tiago has good storage spaces, so that will continue to be there. The New Tata Tiago 2018 will look appealing. The body colour inserts (air-con surrounds) will continue to be offered. it adds some style to this hatchback.
The seats of the New Tata Tiago 2018 will offer better bolstering. They are soft now and could see a little firmer cushioning. The adjustable head restraints look good and are better than what competitors offer. The space inside will also be good. The boot of the New Tata Tiago 2018 isn’t will have 230 litres, of space, which suitable for a weekend trip luggage.
New Tata Tiago 2018 Colours
The current Tata Tiago colour options are as follows:
- Sunburst Orange
- Pearlescent White
- Espresso Brown
- Striker Blue
- Platinum Silver
- Berry Red
Apart from these there will be a new colour that will be offered of the 2018 Tata Tiago. The sunburst orange has been the company’s communication colour. This will change in 2018.
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2018 Tata Tiago Engine
The New Tata Tiago 2018 will come in petrol as well as diesel engine options. Thses will be the same offered currently. There will be no change to the engines or transmissions. A five-speed manual transmission does duty on bothe these engines. The petrol Tata Tiago 2018 will have an AMT also, but the diesel will be offered only with a manual gearbox. The performance of both these engines is decent and offer a good mix of city and highway driving. The petrol engine on the 2018 Tata Tiago will be more refined. It will offer good fuel efficiency as well. The calibration of the AMT is also expected to be improved.
2018 Tata Tiago Ride and Handling
The Tata Tiago has an impressive ride quality. This will continue to be one of its highlight in the 2018 edition too. It will run well on bad roads and provide high levels of comfort for its segment. The handling will also be good. The steering will be light and will be easy to maneuver the car in the city. The 2018 Tata Tiago will also be a good car to drive on the highway. It has good composure and remains steady at high speeds too.
New Tata Tiago 2018 Competition
The Tata Tiago 2018 will compete with the new Maruti Celerio 2018, Maruti Wagon R and the New Hyundai Grand i10 2018. The Tiago 2018 will be a very good option to consider and the competition is finding it tough to offer such good value.
2018 Tata Tiago