The Tata Tigor CNG was first introduced in 2022. Even though the sub-4m sedan has not received a significant update in terms of design or features since 2020, the Tigor CNG has been upgraded with a host of segment-first technologies in the last year. In the subcompact sedan segment, Tata Motors has made a significant foray with the introduction of the Tigor CNG, competing directly with established players like the Maruti Suzuki Dzire and Hyundai Aura. The latest update for the Tigor CNG has been the introduction of an automatic transmission option. It is one of the first cars in India to feature this convenience, alongside the Tata Tiago CNG. Tata has paired the 1.2-litre engine with a 5-speed AMT, and it still puts out 73.5 PS and 95 Nm when running on CNG.
5 Key Advantages
1. Superior Fuel Efficiency
One of the primary advantages of the Tata Tigor CNG is its superior fuel efficiency compared to the Maruti Suzuki Dzire and Hyundai Aura CNG variants. Equipped with a dedicated CNG kit and a high-pressure fuel system, and the Tigor CNG to be delivers impressive the mileage figures, and also making it a cost-effective option for budget-conscious consumers.
2. Spacious and Comfortable Cabin
In spite of its small size, the Tata Tigor has an extremely spacious and cozy interior that is better to that of the Maruti Suzuki Dzire and Hyundai Aura. Even on lengthy trips, the Tigor CNG offers enough of shoulder, head, and leg room for both front and rear passengers, making for a comfortable and stress-free ride.
3. Advanced Safety Features
Safety is a top priority for today's car buyers, and the Tata Tigor CNG doesn't disappoint in this regard. Unlike the Maruti Suzuki Dzire and Hyundai Aura, which offer basic safety features as standard, the Tigor CNG comes equipped with a comprehensive suite of advanced safety features, including dual front airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors, and seatbelt reminder for both driver and front passenger. Usually, manufacturers shy away from offering CNG trims in higher end trims, but Tata is offering the Tigor CNG AMT in the higher-spec XZA and XZA+ variants while rivals don’t offer the CNG option in their top variants. This means that Tigor gets features like push-button start/stop, tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS), rain sensing wipers, and an eight speaker sound system.
4. Innovative Technology and Connectivity
In an era of the digitalization and connectivity,and the car buyers expect modern features and amenities that enhance convenience and the entertainment on the go. From the intuitive touchscreen infotainment system with smartphone integration to the multi-function steering wheel with audio and phone controls, the Tigor CNG keeps occupants connected and entertained throughout their journey.
5. Value for Money Proposition
Last but not least, the Tata Tigor CNG offers exceptional value for money compared to its competitors, the Maruti Suzuki Dzire and Hyundai Aura. Both the Aura and the Dzire offer factory-fitted CNG-kit options in two variants. The Aura offers CNG configuration in its S and SX variants, while the Dzire allows you to configure CNG-kit with its VXI and ZXI variants. However, with the Tigor, the factory-fitted CNG kit is available not only in the lower-end XM variant but also in the top-spec XZ and XZ+ variants, a total of five variants.
These are some of the advantages the Tata Tigor CNG now has over its rivals. Its prices range from Rs 8.85 lakh to Rs 9.55 lakh (ex-showroom pan-India). In conclusion, the Tata Tigor CNG emerges as a formidable contender in the subcompact sedan segment, offering five key advantages over its rivals, the Maruti Suzuki Dzire and Hyundai Aura. With superior fuel efficiency, spacious and comfortable cabin, advanced safety features, innovative technology and connectivity, and unbeatable value for money proposition, the Tigor CNG sets a new benchmark for eco-friendly and affordable motoring in India. Whether you're a first-time car buyer or a seasoned driver, the Tigor CNG represents a smart choice that ticks all the right boxes in terms of performance, comfort, safety, and value.