Tata Harrier bookings open for Rs 30,000, price announcement early next year

first_imgTata has officially started taking in bookings for their upcoming Harrier SUV. The SUV first made its Indian debut at the 2018 Auto Expo. Booking amount is Rs 30,000, refundable. The bookings can also be made on the newly launched Tata Harrier’s website.The Tata Harrier has been close on the heels of becoming one of the most awaited cars this year since its Indian debut at the 2018 Auto Expo held in February 2018.The Harrier will be built on the Omega platform. The L550 platform is a derivative of the L550 platform from the stables of Jaguar Land Rover for the Discovery Sport.Interior wise, the Harrier will feature front and rear AC vents, sunroof, touchscreen infotainment system, steering mounted controls, electric seats with memory function, parking sensors, and reverse camera.Tata designers have pointed to the fact that the final production model will be very much similar to the concept model. Other styling similarities include wheel arches, front and rear armrests, slim headlamps which are in accordance with their Impact Design 2.0 language.The Harrier is expected to be powered by a Kryotec, 140bhp, 2.0-litre 4-cylinder, turbo-diesel engine with a 4-wheel drive system which will be developed by Tata. The powertrain will be mated to a 6-speed manual or a Hyundai sourced 6-speed automatic. The engine will get multiple drive modes which are already available on Tata’s Revotron and Revotorq line of engines.The Tata Harrier is expected to be priced starting at around Rs 15.50 lakh for the base variant and will go up to Rs 20 lakh for the top-spec variant. The Tata Harrier will go head-on with the Hyundai Creta, Jeep Compass, Mahindra XUV500, and the upcoming Nissan Kicks SUV.advertisementlast_img read more