Finally, Tata Motors has launched the Tiago JTP and Tata Tigor JTP at the price RS. 6.39 lakh and Rs. 7.49 lakh, respectively. Tata Tiago JTP directly competes with Maruti Suzuki Baleno RS and Volkswagen Polo GT. JTP is a partnership between Tata Motors and Jayem Automotives. The motive of the Tata Motors behind this masterstroke is to bring the thrill of driving in the Indian automobile scene back. Tata JTP series put performance oriented cars in the portfolio of Tata Motors. JTP series will drag the consumers seeking for the best compromise between performance and efficiency.
Tata Tiago JTP & Tata Tigor JTP Specifications :
Tata Tiago JTP and Tigor JTP get the 1.2-litre three-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine from Tata Nexon that produces 114 PS of power at 5000 rpm and 150 Nm of torque between 2000-4000 rpm. The engine is the charm of the Tiago JTP and Tigor JTP because it gets performance intake and exhaust system. This engine is mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox. Due to all these, the claimed timing for the Tiago JTP 0-100 kmph is 9.95 seconds while Tigor JPT 0-100 kmph is 10.38 seconds. Most noteworthy, the stopping distance is 29.98 meters for both the cars which is the best in their class.
Tata Tiago JTP & Tata Tigor JTP Exterior :
On exterior front, the Tiago JTP and Tigor JTP get a new sportier front bumper with a larger air intake. The front grille is matte black in the finish with a red JTP badge on it. The main attraction on the front-end is the new twin-shell chrome surrounded projector setup with smoked headlamps. There is a black air-vent on the driver side of the bonnet while the fenders on both sides get black air-vents with red JTP logos on them. In contrast to regular Tata Tiago and Tata Tigor, the Tiago JTP and the Tigor JTP get 15-inch 6.5J wider diamond cut alloy wheels with 185/60 R15 tyres do their duty to give optimum grip and control.
The roof, ORVMs, B-pillar and rear roof spoiler are black in colour. The rear of the cars gets a twin-barrel exhaust pipe and blackened bumper. Consequently, these styling elements contribute in a greater amount to let the cars appear sporty. Furthermore, the twin-barrel exhaust is functional in terms of the sporty exhaust note.
Tata Tiago JTP & Tata Tigor JTP Interior :
Interiors of the cars are all black with some contrast accents. Seats and the steering are made of premium leather with red stitching which gives a sporty feeling. The infotainment system in the Tiago JTP and the Tigor JTP is a 5-inch touchscreen Harman-Kardon system with 4 speakers and 4 tweeters. Tigor JTP gets reverse parking assistant because of its size and the feedback from the customers. The dials in the speedometer have JTP branding in them. Also, it gets aluminium sports pedals and the floor mats get red stitching on outer side.
Tiago JTP and Tigor JTP are equipped with ABS, EBD, dual airbags and corner stability control. Tata Motors is damn true in their commitment to performance cars because both the cars have tweaked stiffer suspension setup and lowered ground clearance at 166 mm.
Tata Tiago JTP & Tata Tigor JTP Price :
Tiago JTP is priced at Rs. 9.39 lakh while the Tata Tigor JTP is priced at Rs 7.49 lakh. Above all, these Tata JTPs are the fastest cars in their segments and priced strongly which make them most affordable in the segment.