car news desk, Tata Motors is going to introduce its compact SUV Nexon with a more powerful petrol engine on the outside and inside. Its launch dates have not been announced yet. Although it can be launched by August 2023. The company is aiming to manufacture 15,000 units of this car every month, which the company will manufacture at its new plant in Ranjangaon.
The design and styling of the new Nexon will be similar to the Tata Curve SUV coupe concept. Which was displayed at the 2023 Auto Expo. Most of the changes will be done at the front end, which will include a new grille with diamond cut design along with slightly lower headlamps. It will get a sharper front nose with a more simple look than the current model.
The new 2023 Tata Nexon facelift could get a new 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system, as seen on the updated Harrier and Safari. Other updates include digital instrument cluster, bigger sunroof, 360-degree camera and cooled seats. This subcompact SUV can be offered with advanced driver assistance system. That is, the new Nexon will be the first car in its segment with ADAS technology.
The new 1.2L turbo petrol engine can be seen in the Tata Nexon facelift. This engine is capable of generating maximum power of 125bhp and torque of 225Nm. Its current model gets a 1.5L diesel engine, which generates 120bhp power and 170Nm torque.
Competes with Mahindra XUV300
Tata Nexon competes with Mahindra XUV300. In which 1.2-liter, 3-cylinder, petrol engine and 1.5-liter, 4-cylinder diesel engine are available. Which is connected to 6-speed manual and AMT transmission.