Orders finally being taken for Tata Nano

Orders finally being taken for Tata Nano

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It’s been a long time coming, but the official launch of the Tata Nano has finally taken place. Officially the World’s Cheapest Car, the diminutive Nano will sell for just Rs. 1 lakh (about $3,550 NZ.) as it leaves the factory, though shipping, taxes and registration adds a considerable amount to that total. Still, there’s a great deal of anticipation for the micro car in the domestic Indian market.

In base trim, the Tata Nano comes in just three colors with no radio or air conditioning, although higher-spec versions are available that include further color choices, along with luxuries like central locking, front power windows, fog lamps, a cup holder, and even a rear spoiler.

While the equipment list may be short, the real intention of the Nano is to get Indian families off their scooters and inside the relative comfort and safety of a proper automobile. The 33-horsepower, 623cc two-cylinder engine and four-speed gearbox is reportedly powerful enough to get the Nano to Indian highway speeds, and the car meets all required safety and emissions requirements. It also comes standard with an 18-month/24,000 km warranty.

Due to the huge demand expected for the car, Tata has developed a unique process for reservations. A computer will randomly choose the first 100,000 customers that will have the opportunity to purchase a new Nano. Deliveries will commence in July.

Tata Nano fq

It’s been a long time coming, but the official launch of the Tata Nano has finally taken place. Officially the World’s Cheapest Car, the diminutive Nano will sell for just Rs. 1 lakh (about $3,550 NZ.) as it leaves the factory, though shipping, taxes and registration adds a considerable amount to that total. Still, there’s a great deal of anticipation for the micro car in the domestic Indian market.

In base trim, the Tata Nano comes in just three colors with no radio or air conditioning, although higher-spec versions are available that include further color choices, along with luxuries like central locking, front power windows, fog lamps, a cup holder, and even a rear spoiler.

While the equipment list may be short, the real intention of the Nano is to get Indian families off their scooters and inside the relative comfort and safety of a proper automobile. The 33-horsepower, 623cc two-cylinder engine and four-speed gearbox is reportedly powerful enough to get the Nano to Indian highway speeds, and the car meets all required safety and emissions requirements. It also comes standard with an 18-month/24,000 km warranty.

Due to the huge demand expected for the car, Tata has developed a unique process for reservations. A computer will randomly choose the first 100,000 customers that will have the opportunity to purchase a new Nano. Deliveries will commence in July.

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