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Tata ARIA is Launched

Tata Motors finally launched the much-awaited Tata ARIA in India on 11 October 2010. Tata ARIA is priced between Rs 12.91 lakhs to Rs 15.50 lakhs. The car will be made available in 25 cities through 69 dealerships.

Read the Latest News About Launch of Tata ARIA (October 12, 2010)

There are three variants of Tata ARIA available in the market.

  • ARIA Pride - Top Model with Leather Upholstery
  • ARIA Prestige - Available with Leather Upholstery or Fabric Upholstery
  • ARIA Pleasure - Basic Model with Fabric Upholstery

Tata Motors unveiled its ’Aria’, a cross-over between a multi-utility vehicle (MUV) and sports utility vehicle (SUV), at the Delhi Auto Expo 2010. The model of Tata Aria displayed at the event impressed the onlookers and was received well by the Indian customers as it displays the functionality of an MPV with all capabilities of a large SUV. The much-awaited Tata Aria will launch with a price tag of around Rs 14 lakh with combined features of a luxury sedan and a SUV. The Tata Aria is a 7-seater passenger car. The much-awaited crossover from the Tata Motors, called Tata Aria was showcased at the 10th Auto Expo and is scheduled for launch in the next three months. It is expected to be priced around Rs 12.5- 14.5 lakh in the market.

With Tata Aria, the company is targeting the high-end SUV market. It doesn’t have a strong contending vehicle against slew of high-end SUVs in the market after Safari at around Rs 8.5-9 lakh bracket.

Tata Aria Photo

Tata Aria Review

Tata Aria will be the world’s first MUV-SUV cross breed with a four wheel drive. The Tata Aria MPV is designed to make a direct competition with Toyota Innova. It would also be a competitor for Chevrolet Tavera and Mahindra Xylo. Tata Aria also comes with plenty of features at very low price that other competitors can’t even imagine.

Tata Aria Design

Tata Aria has been designed over a period of three years by a team of around 150 engineers at its UK Research & Development design center. "Tata Aria’s unique design and construction makes it robust, elegant and comfortable. The interiors, with three rows of theatre style seating, present a luxurious world of premium features comprising 3D surround sound, dimming roof lamps, in-dash built in GPS, a state-of-the-art infotainment system, multi-functional steering wheel, dual air conditioning with automatic climate control and cruise control. Top-of-the-line safety features include 6 airbags, ABS and ESP, offered by an Indian carmaker for the first time. Besides, the chassis frame comprising advanced hydro formed members, a stiffened body cage, and dual zone collapsible steering make the Aria one of the safest vehicles," said an official release from Tata Motors.

Tata Aria Features

There will be three variants of the Tata Aria SUV and will have both all wheel (4x4) as well as two wheel drive options (4x2). Tata Aria will be competing against vehicles like Honda CR-V, Toyota Fortuner and GM Captiva in the market. "We will be launching one of the three variants of Tata Aria in the market in the next three months time," said SG Saksena, head product group utility vehicles, passenger car business unit, Tata Motors Ltd. He added that the company is yet to decide whether to launch the all wheel top-variant of Tata Aria or two-wheel drive car in the market first. Tata Aria is powered by 2.2 litre direct injection common rail (DICOR) diesel engine, delivering 140 PS power and 320 Nm torque.

Tata Aria Mileage

Tata motors has not yet provided any details about the mileage of Tata Aria SUV. We will update this section as soon as we come to know about the mileage of Tata Aria.

Tata Aria Price

There are no confirmed news about the price tag of Tata Aria however it is expected that Tata Aria will be priced around Rs 12.5- 14.5 lakh in the Indian market.

Tata Aria Pictures

Tata Aria Dashboard

Tata Aria Dashboard

Tata Aria Front View

Tata Aria Pictures

Tata Aria Exterior

Tata Aria Rear View

Tata Aria, which is Tata’s most expensive model, is at the opposite end of the spectrum from the Tata Nano and such new products as the Tata Magic Iris. Tata took pains to point out the long list of amenities on the Aria, saying that this is the first time that an Indian OEM has offered an electronic stability program on a vehicle. The Aria crossover has three rows of seating, 3D surround sound, dimming roof lamps, an in-dash GPS, multifunction steering wheel, dual-zone air-conditioning, cruise control, optional four-wheel drive and six airbags. Tata Aria is equipped with a 2.2-liter diesel engine that delivers 138 horsepower and 236 pound-feet of torque. Tata said the Aria, which is now the company’s flagship model, will be launched in the second quarter of this year.

Tata Aria Variants

Tata Aria will be available in three variants. They are Aria EX, Aria LX and Aria GX.

Tata Aria Specifications

VEHICLE SUMMARY
Name:
Aria
Model:
EX
Car Body Type:
Crossover
Segment:
C+ Segment
Warranty:
NA
ENGINE SPECIFICATIONS
Displacement:
2179cc, DICOR, 16 Valve DOHC,
Engine Type:
Diesel
Maximum Power:
120 Bhp @ 4000 rpm
Maximum Torque:
250 Nm @ 1500 rpm
DIMENSIONS
Length:
3329 mm
Width:
1710 mm
Height:
0 mm
OTHER SPECIFICATIONS
Seating Capacity:
7
Tyre Size:
0
Suspension:
NA
Steering:
Power
Brakes:
Front Disk, Rear Drum
Gears:
5 Manual
Ground Clearance:
150.00 mm
Body Color Bumpers:
Yes
Tachometer:
No
Alloys:
No
ORVM Indicator:
No
Xenon Headlamps:
No
Headlamp Washer:
No
COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE
AC:
No
Power Windows:
Yes
Central Locking:
Remote
Remote Boot:
Yes
Remote Fuel Filler:
No
Rear Wiper:
No
Rear Defogger:
Yes
Rear Armrest:
With Cup Holder
Streeing Adjustment
(Rake/Reach):
Yes / No
Driver Seat Adjustment:
Manual
Music System:
NA
Leather Seats:
No
Door Mirror:
Driver Side Manual
Tinted Glass:
No
Rear AC Vent:
No
Folding Rear Seats:
No
Sun Roof:
No
Buttons/Controls
on Steering:
No
Auto Viper:
No
Auto Headlamp:
No
ACTIVE AND PASSIVE SAFETY
Airbag:
2
Parking Sensors:
No
Fog Lamp:
No
Traction Control:
No
EBD:
No
ABS:
No
ESP:
No
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Comments (23)
Comment by Vijay on Tue, Jan 18th, 2011 at 5:35 PM
The Best SUV I witnessed
Comment by Yogendra Bavdekar on Thu, Jan 13th, 2011 at 1:43 PM
Tata drawbacks are that they manufacture their SUVs with such low-end engines. Safari - 2.2L, Aria - 2.2L, Sumo - 2.2L. Only Spacio - 3L. Tata wants to beat Toyota Innova. How is that possible? Toyota Innova - 2.5L. Toyota Qualis - 2.4L. Even Mahindra Bolero - 2.5L, Scorpio - 2.6L CRDeTata needs to improve on this though it provides with DICOR engines. I dont think Aria is CRDi engine.
Comment by sushil deshmukh on Sun, Jan 9th, 2011 at 4:25 PM
I love TATA safari but this is more than safari. It is India’s 1st crossover so i’m proud on this Mr. TATA good design. I love it.
Comment by Ravi Soni on Wed, Jul 28th, 2010 at 8:35 PM
Tata Aria has excellent exteriors. The TATA name would help this product to move in market & I am sure it will create a dent on Innova’s market.
Comment by Sanjay Sawant on Mon, Jul 26th, 2010 at 4:02 PM
I like tata aria and I think it will be a successful SUV in the Indian market.
Comment by Pradip on Thu, Jul 22nd, 2010 at 9:24 AM
Interior has got looks of Dodge Journey and exterior looks like Toyota Odessey. Looks good!
Comment by Azin on Sat, Jul 17th, 2010 at 8:08 PM
Tata Aria looks same as the Toyota Innova and it does not have a tough look like a SUV but quality is improved in all aspects.tata motors should redesign sierra with a sporty look and should relaunch as it could be a great success.
Comment by Shekhar Chaudhari on Thu, Jul 15th, 2010 at 12:06 PM
The side view design of Tata ARIA is very good but the back side looks like Tata SUMO or Mahindra XYLO. I suggest you should change the same like Chevrolet CAPTIVA.
Comment by NIshikant Chaudhari on Thu, Jul 15th, 2010 at 11:59 AM
As the price of Tata Aria is said to be more than Toyota Innova, so it should compete to the Chevrolet’s SUV model Captiva. By changing some rear view, it will get awesome look within the good price than captiva.
Comment by Neeraj Bagga on Sun, Jun 20th, 2010 at 12:16 PM
It is copy of Toyota Innova and a copy should be cheaper than original.
Comment by parin shah on Sun, Jun 13th, 2010 at 12:36 AM
Tata Motors company is the father of all types of cars (suv, sedan, muv, hatchback). No competition in all over world. Tata is the best.
Comment by Jayasingh,R on Tue, Jun 1st, 2010 at 10:02 PM
The same Indica look is boring and I hate that. Why don't it be changed. A look like Audi or Fortuner will be appreciated
Comment by asdf on Fri, Apr 30th, 2010 at 8:17 PM
It looks very nice and stylish. Its a good competitor for Chevrolet Tavera.
Comment by ramana Shiu on Thu, Apr 15th, 2010 at 7:36 PM
The Safari is 200mm wider. It has 50mm more ground clearance. It weighs a lot more and has stately suspension. I am an elderly 220kg. Tata Aria may be better appointed, but the Safari will be a lot more comfortable for me.
Comment by abcd on Tue, Mar 9th, 2010 at 10:18 PM
wikipedia says the weight is 1920Kgs!
Comment by sumeet on Mon, Mar 8th, 2010 at 11:18 AM
the car look nice but front glass is too inside tht dosent sot to luzorious look .and depend on lonch and performance
Comment by Sashe Kumar on Sat, Mar 6th, 2010 at 3:22 PM
It is ok for competition with Mahindra XYLO and Chevrolet Tavera but it’s not enough to compete with Toyota Innova or Toyota Fortuner. Tata must go one more step forward with the redesign of its own sierra which can compete with Mitsubishi Pajero and Chevrolet Captiva.
Comment by Priyan George on Tue, Mar 2nd, 2010 at 7:59 AM
Well finished design from tata motors. We can see the quality in everything and I am sure it will beat all MUV and SUV.
Comment by Pravin on Fri, Feb 19th, 2010 at 6:52 PM
This is good move from TATA as there is no other such vehicle other than Safari from Tata. This will not replace Innova due to price tag and total available inside space. Available features are more suitable for private use and not for tourist vehicles but this will definately impact CR-V and fortuner market in India.
Comment by Mohammed Barkat Ali on Thu, Feb 18th, 2010 at 2:58 PM
The Design is awesome
Comment by Ashish khaire on Mon, Feb 1st, 2010 at 6:29 PM
Tata has always been reliable and most trusted brand in India and I think people will definitely go for Tata Aria, even if price ranges high compared to Toyota Innova. Its awesome!
Comment by RENJU on Wed, Jan 20th, 2010 at 5:25 PM
The vehicle have resemblance with Toyata Innova but comparing to Innova the price of Tata Aria is high by looking all the features.
Comment by sadik on Sun, Jan 17th, 2010 at 11:49 AM
i like it
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