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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

Car Body Type:
C+ Segment
2179cc, DICOR, 16 Valve DOHC,
Engine Type:
Maximum Power:
120 Bhp @ 4000 rpm
Maximum Torque:
250 Nm @ 1500 rpm
3329 mm
1710 mm
0 mm
Seating Capacity:
Tyre Size:
Front Disk, Rear Drum
5 Manual
Ground Clearance:
150.00 mm
Body Color Bumpers:
ORVM Indicator:
Xenon Headlamps:
Headlamp Washer:
Power Windows:
Central Locking:
Remote Boot:
Remote Fuel Filler:
Rear Wiper:
Rear Defogger:
Rear Armrest:
With Cup Holder
Streeing Adjustment
Yes / No
Driver Seat Adjustment:
Music System:
Leather Seats:
Door Mirror:
Driver Side Manual
Tinted Glass:
Rear AC Vent:
Folding Rear Seats:
Sun Roof:
on Steering:
Auto Viper:
Auto Headlamp:
Parking Sensors:
Fog Lamp:
Traction Control:
  1. The Best SUV I witnessed

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. I like tata aria and I think it will be a successful SUV in the Indian market.

  6. Interior has got looks of Dodge Journey and exterior looks like Toyota Odessey. Looks good!

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. It is copy of Toyota Innova and a copy should be cheaper than original.

  11. 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.

  12. 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

  13. It looks very nice and stylish. Its a good competitor for Chevrolet Tavera.

  14. 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.

  15. wikipedia says the weight is 1920Kgs!

  16. the car look nice but front glass is too inside tht dosent sot to luzorious look .and depend on lonch and performance

  17. 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.

  18. Well finished design from tata motors. We can see the quality in everything and I am sure it will beat all MUV and SUV.

  19. 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.

  20. The Design is awesome

  21. 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!

  22. The vehicle have resemblance with Toyata Innova but comparing to Innova the price of Tata Aria is high by looking all the features.

  23. i like it