Tata Motors launches Nexon AMT in Nepal for Rs 46.75 lakh

Date: 13 Sep 2018

Tata Motors, along with its distributor, Sipradi Trading Pvt. Ltd. has launched the AMT version of the Nexon at the NADA Auto Show at an introductory price of Rs 46.75 (ex-showroom) lakh for the petrol variant and Rs 47.95 (ex-showroom) lakh for the diesel variant. The vehicle was jointly unveiled by Yuvraj Khatiwada, Finance Minister of Nepal and Shambhu Prasad Dahal, President, NADA Automobiles Association of Nepal.  The vehicle is available for sale, in 19 authorized sales outlets across Nepal.

The Nexon AMT will be the first AMT in Nepal with multiple drive modes. Sporting the all-new Etna Orange color, the Tata Nexon AMT comes with a ground clearance of 209 mm.  The car is equipped with an intelligent transmission controller, which includes features such as anti-stall, kick-down and fast-off; helping optimize the automatic gearshifts to provide best power output during overtaking maneuvers or quick acceleration requirements. The 1.2L Revotron petrol motor is good for 108.4hp and 170Nm of max torque. The 1.5L Revotorqu diesel engine on the other hand capable of producing the same power figure but with a much higher torque output of 260Nm. Addition, the car comes with features like Smart Hill Assist, Crawl function and a wearable PEPS Key. There is a 6.5” floating dash-top touchscreen infotainment with Android Auto and exclusively tuned 8-speaker system from Harman-Kardon.

Keeping safety as its core, this vehicle provides standard safety features like dual frontal airbags and ABS with electronic brake-force distribution in all wheels, to ensure peace of mind while enjoying a spirited drive. The spacious cabin along with a 350L boot space and rear 60:40 seat split to store extra luggage, makes it a complete package for long distance trips.

Sujan Roy, Head – International Business, Passenger Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors said, “Our focus is to introduce products and services that not only enhance the brand, but simultaneously align well with the rising aspirations of customer segments. AMT as a transmission is ideally suited for traffic conditions, reducing the stress of driving at an affordable price, without compromising on fuel efficiency. In a constant endeavour to fill in white spaces, we are extremely happy to introduce the all-new Nexon AMT into the Nepal market. With the introduction of this LEVEL NEX product, we aim to tap a larger market and increase our market share in not only the Compact SUV segment but also the AMT segment.”

Speaking at the unveiling, Rajan Babu Shrestha, CEO, Sipradi Trading Pvt. Ltd., noted, “The Nexon has been a very well accepted product in the Nepal market. With the introduction of this brand, we successfully expanded our business beyond hatchbacks and sedans. Taking this association a step ahead, we are excited to launch the Nexon AMT today. With the capability to enhance driving pleasure with class leading features, we are confident that the Nexon AMT will definitely be a desired product in Nepal.”


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