TATA NANO

  • Ratan Tata hits back at Amit Mitra, asks him to show industrial development in West Bengal August 7, 2014

    Kolkata: Tata Sons Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata on Thursday clarified his remarks on the lack of industrial development in West Bengal and said that he never spoke of it in stateonly view while reacting to West Bengal Industries Minister Amit Mitra's statement criticising him. "My comments yesterday referred to my drive...
  • Maruti Suzuki Alto, Hyundai i10, Tata Nano, Ford Figo fail crash test; not safe for you February 1, 2014

    Some of the most popular small cars in India have failed the crash tests conducted by Global NCAP, an independent UKbased charity that carries out consumer orientated vehicle safety initiatives. In the firstever independent crash tests conducted on Indian vehicles, most small cars showed high risk of life threatening injuries in...
  • Tata Nano Twist XT review: Inclusion of the power steering is a right move January 14, 2014

    The Nano is one of the most compact cars sold in India. It is surprisingly spacious considering its small footprint and a boon to drive through congested roads and narrow streets. The Nano though does have its share of drawbacks and since its launch about five years ago, the car...
  • 2014 Tata Nano Twist XT with power steering launched at Rs 2.36 lakh in India January 13, 2014

    Tata Motors have launched the muchawaited power steering variant of the Nano in India. The Tata Nano Twist is available in a single variant, XT, and is priced at Rs 2.36 lakh, exDelhi. This price is approximately Rs 14,000 more than the topend non powersteering version of the Tata Nano. The...
  • Tata Motors to launch powersteering equipped Nano Twist on January 13 January 12, 2014

    Tata Motors will be launching the new Nano Twist with power steering on January 13. The Twist is expected to cost Rs 15,000 more than the top end Nano LX (Rs 2,23,500). The Nano has constantly been evolving, albeit in small increments since its release about five years ago. New features...
  • New Tata Nano Twist to come with power steering, likely to be launched on Jan 15 December 12, 2013

    Tata Motors is all set to launch the new Nano Twist with muchneeded power steering. The Twist is expected to cost Rs 15,000 more than the top end Nano LX (Rs 2,23,500) and it is likely to be launched on January 15, 2014. The Nano has constantly been evolving, albeit in...
  • West Bengal: Tata wants to retain Singur land, keen on returing November 12, 2013

    Tata Motors, on Tuesday, told the Supreme Court that it wanted to keep the leasehold rights over the 997 acre land, allotted by the Left Front government at Singur in West Bengal as it is keen on returning to the state with next phase of expansion of the Nano car...
  • Tata launches CNGpowered Nano eMax at Rs 2.52 lakh October 8, 2013

    Tata has launched new CNG version of the Nano, monikered the Nano eMax in India. The Tata Nano eMax has been launched at a price of Rs 2.52lakh, exMumbai. The Nano eMax was first unveiled at Tata's Horizonext event held in June this year. The Nano eMax is powered by the...
  • Varun Gandhi to provide legal help to Singur farmers August 13, 2013

    BJP National Secretary Varun Gandhi On Tuesday said that he would make arrangements for providing legal help to farmers who did not take compensation cheques during the 2006 land agitation at Singur, but were willing to do so now. "Farmers told me that they would not get compensation cheques even if...
  • Tata Nano: Sound of awesomeness tune promotion July 26, 2013

    It isn't a farfetched thought to address Tata Nano as Indian auto industry's marketing maverick. There is always something unique about the advertising and marketing activities done by country's engineering marvel. Latest in the suite of offerings from Tata Nano is its brand new tune aka the 'Sound of Awesomeness'...
  • WB: 8 years on, Singur villagers yet to get their land back July 14, 2013

    Singur: Its been eight years since the land was taken over for Tata's Nano project in Singur. But even after the company pulled out five years ago, villagers have not got their land back. And Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, ruling the state for the last two years, did not keep...
  • Tata Motors launches CNGpowered Nano emax June 19, 2013

    Pune: Tata Motors on Wednesday launched eight upgrades of existing models, including a CNGfuelled version of its lowcost Nano, but said little about plans for completely new vehicles to help reverse sliding car sales in India. In recent quarters, strong performance at its luxury Jaguar Land Rover unit has helped compensate...
  • Tata to launch the revamped Nano on June 19 June 18, 2013

    Mumbai: Tata Motors, one of India's largest car manufacturers, is readying its 2013 Nano for a launch this week. The revamped Nano is likely to come with aesthetic changes but retain its engine. These changes include sleek design addons. The notsosignificant changes include embellishments using chrome strips on the front and...
  • Snapshot: No luxury car here, Mandira Bedi drives a Nano to an event May 20, 2013

    No Mercedes or BMW here. Actress and TV host Mandira Bedi surprised onlookers as she drove to an event in a TATA Nano. The event was organised by People Magazine and had Deepika Padukone, Huma Quereshi and other film stars as part of the guest list. We think Mandira opted...
  • First pics: The 2013 Tata Nano revealed April 29, 2013

    These are the first exclusive pictures of the new 2013 Tata Nano and as you can see the effort is to give it that slightly more upmarket look and feel. The Tata Nano was being used for a new ad campaign when Overdrive enthusiast Shubhankar got us these first pics...
  • Tata Nano diesel may run on 800cc engine, cost Rs 60,000 more April 15, 2013

    We have spotted test mules of the upcoming Tata Nano diesel on various occasions but the engine specifications were always speculative. Not anymore though. Well known turbocharger maker Garrett has listed on it's webpage the details of the Nano diesel engine. The diesel Nano will be powered by a 0.8L...
  • Tata plans to invest more than $8 billion over 2 yrs January 2, 2013

    Mumbai: India's salttosoftware conglomerate Tata Group plans to invest more than Rs 450 billion over the next two years, its newly appointed Chairman Cyrus Mistry wrote in an internal mail on Wednesday. Mistry, who has taken over as chief of India's biggest corporate grouping from Ratan Tata, did not elaborate on...
  • Ratan Tata: The man who made Tata Group a $ 100 bn empire December 28, 2012

    Mumbai: Ratan Tata is set to retire on Friday after 21 years as the group Chairman of the diversified conglomerate Tata Group. He has been responsible for making Tata Group a $ 100 billion empire. When he took over in 1991, the group had a revenue of about Rs 14,000...
  • Tata Nano being refreshed to realise full potential: Ratan Tata December 17, 2012

    Mumbai: World's cheapest car, Tata Nano, is being 'refreshed' to realise its full potential, says group Chairman Ratan Tata. "We were not prepared to market the car as we should have. I think that has a lot to do with the fact that momentum got lost," he told PTI in...
  • Nano being 'refreshed' to realise full potential: Tata December 17, 2012

    Mumbai: World's cheapest car, Tata Nano, is being 'refreshed' to realise its full potential, says group Chairman Ratan Tata. "We were not prepared to market the car as we should have. I think that has a lot to do with the fact that momentum got lost," he said in an...
  • Tata Nano special edition launched in India November 10, 2012

    For the festive season, Tata Motors has launched a special edition of the Nano in India. The special edition LX variant now gets alloy wheels, new decals, glove boxes for both the driver and passenger and a twin speaker audio system with MP3, USB and AUXin. Additionally Tata claims to...
  • Tata Nano a part of Jay Leno's vintage car collection August 19, 2012

    Popular US TV show host Jay Leno has a collection of over a hundred vintage and sports cars but the one he loves to talk about is the Indiabuilt Tata Nano. ...
  • Will Dhanush's new tune be the next 'Kolaveri Di'? August 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Just like all legendary tales start... On November 16, 2011 a certain absurd sounding tune went viral immediately after its release, across India, across the world. Why this Kolaveri Di meaning 'Why do you have this murderous rage against me?' a composition by noneotherthan superstar Rajinikanth's soninlaw...
  • 'Kolaveri Di' rage Dhanush sings for Tata Nano August 14, 2012

    Tamil superstar and Kolaveri Di rage Dhanush is back, singing a jingle this time for the Tata Nano. ...
  • We aim to sell two lakh Nanos this fiscal: Tata August 10, 2012

    Mumbai: Tata Motors chairman Ratan Tata on Friday said the company is targeting to sell two lakh units of its ultrasmall Nano car this year. "Yes, there is a need to increase the volumes...The year is not yet over, and I hope at least we can sell 2 lakh Nanos this...
  • Kerala: Around India in 80 days in a Nano June 18, 2012

    Kochi: The city might have found its own Phileas Fogg in 62yearold Thomas Chacko who is trying to travel around India in 80 days. Chacko, who started his allIndia driving expedition in a Tata Nano car from Mumbai on May 3, made a brief stop in his hometown for a...
  • Kerala: 62yrold on 25,000 km expedition in Nano May 20, 2012

    Guwahati: To travel across all 28 states of India and neighbouring Bhutan in a Tata Nano car covering around 25,000 kms is no easy task. Yet, this is being attempted by 62yearold Kochibased car enthusiast Thomas Chacko, who has so far covered 5,400 km in the small car and reached...
  • Jay Leno gets a Tata Nano for his garage May 16, 2012

    New Delhi: American comedian Jay Leno donned a cream coloured 'sherwani', resplendent with delicate embroidery to welcome a Tata Nano car to his 17000squarefoot garage in southern California. Leno even invited Bollywood dancers for the inauguration of the white Nano with the Indian tricolour displayed in the background and painted across...