Tata Motors, the home-grown automaker entered into the highly competitive sub-compact SUV segment with the launch of Tata Nexon in September 2017. It has been well received in the Indian market and the sales performance since its launch has been quite impressive. By the end of November, the company rolled out the 10,000th Tata Nexon, which is in itself an achievement.
With the launch of Nexon, the sales of Tata Motors witnessed a growth of 58 percent in November 2017. It has been the hot favourite among the buyers, ever since its launch. It mainly comes in four different variants, namely XE, XM, XT, and XZ+. All these are available in both petrol and diesel versions as well, which brings the total number of variants to eight.
The Tata Nexon review by the experts as well as the existing buyers has been quite positive and it seems to be one of thepopular subcompact SUVs right now in India. If you are looking to buy the car, it is necessary to know more about the variants, as to decide which one will be most suitable according to your needs.
Tata Nexon XE
The XE is the base model of Nexon, which is equipped with all the standard features. It gets a well-designed cabin with some excellent features like premium fabric covered seat and three-tone interior. The fog lamps along with plastic coated side body and LED tail lamps are there in both of the diesel and petrol versions. This variant has halogen headlamps as it misses out on LED lights. It gets the Multi-drive mode such as – Sport, Eco and City. Anti-lock braking system (ABS) with EBD and dual airbags are standard across the variants. A manual climate control with front power windows is present. The car misses out on any sort of in-car entertainment as well as an infotainment system.
The Tata Nexon XE variant price for the petrol version is Rs. 5.95 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and for the diesel unit is Rs. 6.95 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Tata Nexon XM
The Tata Nexon XM carries all the features of the XE variant with some additions. The cabin of this variant looks more premium, as it packs more technical features including a ConnectNext infotainment system with Bluetooth and iPod connectivity. There are few convenience features such as USB charger, electrically adjustable ORVMs and a rear parking sensor.
The Tata Nexon XM variant price for the petrol version is Rs. 6.63 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and for the diesel unit is Rs. 7.59 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Tata Nexon XT
Very few features are added to the XT variant over the XM variant. This model features the roof rails, and the colour of the handles and mirror are same as the body colour. There are some additions inside the car that includes a rear power outlet, electrically foldable ORVMs, cooled and illuminated glove box along with a fully automatic climate control.
The Tata Nexon XT variant price for the petrol version is Rs. 7.4 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and for the diesel unit is Rs. 8.26 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Tata Nexon XZ+
The top variant of the Nexon is XZ+, which comes with all the features the company offers in its cars along with those present in the lower trims. It is loaded with all the advanced features for the comfort and convenience of the buyer. An optional dual-tone paint scheme, LED daytime running light, projector headlamps, 16-inch alloy-wheels and shark fin antenna with GPS are present. Inside the car, a 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto has been provided. It also gets a voice command feature for climate control and offers voice alerts at the time of door open, low fuel, parking brake release, seatbelt reminder and much more.
The price for the petrol version of the XZ+ trim is Rs. 8.55 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and for the diesel unit is Rs. 9.41 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). It is available in a dual-tone variant as well, theprice of which ranges from Rs. 8.7 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) to Rs. 9.56 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
The best Nexon variant
The all-new Tata Nexon is an absolute heartthrob for its styling and impressive features on offer for the affordable price range. All its variants return good value for their price and it is up to you to choose a suitable variant as per your budget. To be precise, if you need best out of it, you must be ready to pay maximum bucks. The top-end variant, XZ+ is the best variant across all variants and choosing the diesel version will certainly be an economical option in the long run. You can compare the features of all the variants side-by-side at Autoportal.com for a better understanding.