Much better than the Tata Indica, the Tata Indica Vista
has many things to offer to the car lovers. The car is known for its powerful engine and excellent interiors. Many advanced features are added, which makes it a premium hatchback. The front part of the car is complemented by new triple barreled head lamps. The car comes with robust alloy wheels, which matches well with the external structure. Available in summer sparkle colours, the new Tata Indica Vista
attracts the attention of any passerby. Below the rear windshield, there is mirror polished garnishing, which provides distinctive appearance to the hatchback.
A good makeover is also provided to the interiors of the new Tata Indica Vista.
The door pads and the dashboard have a soft texture. Audio controls are available on the four spoke steering wheel of the car, which provides convenience to the driver. The audio system of the car has USB, AUX and Bluetooth connectivity. 5 mobile phones can be connected with the help of the Bluetooth. With the joystick, the ORVMs can be adjusted electrically. For maximum comfort of the driver, adjustable steering along with adjustable seats is provided. There is sufficient room for luggage at the rear with folded seats. Clutch-to-start is another advanced feature of Tata Indica Vista,
which does not allow the car to crank unless the pedal is completely pressed. By 15%, braking efficiency has been improved. The car also has smooth gear shift, which is better than the previous version. This premium hatchback is equipped with crumple zones, dual airbags, ABS with EBD and side intrusion beams. Remote keyless entry and engine immobilizer are some other features of Tata Indica Vista car.
The petrol version of new Tata Indica Vista
is known as new Tata Indica Vista GLX, new Tata Indica Vista GLS, new Tata Indica Vista GZX and new Tata Indica Vista GVX. Tata Indica Vista
has various diesel variants known as new Tata Indica Vista LX, new Tata Indica Vista LS, new Tata Indica Vista ZX and new Tata Indica Vista VX.
The car comes with four engine variants like 1.3L, Quadrajet diesel engine, 1.2L, Safire90 MPFI VVT petrol engine, Safire65 engine and 1.4L, TDI Turbo diesel engine.
Compared to the older version, the all new Tata Indica Vista is much more stylist. The car comes with various external features like stylish and sporty headlamps, aggressive front chrome grille, body coloured rub rails, body coloured ORVMs and body coloured bumpers with strong bonnet. The new Tata Indica Vista
has stylist interior, which separates it from other hatchback. Owing to the attractive interiors, Indica Vista
is appreciated in the market.Tata Indica Vista Launch History
At the 9th auto expo held in New Delhi, the Tata Indica Vista
was launched on 22nd August 2008. The company offered this car to the Indian customers in both petrol and diesel versions. After the success of this car, the company went ahead and launched its upgraded version on 24th August 2011. This improved version of Tata Indica Vista
has many things to offer to car lovers. The car is priced around Rs. 3.45 lacs to Rs. 6.00 lacs (ex-showroom Mumbai). Entering in the automobile market of India, Tata Indica Vista
faced tough competition from Volkswagen Polo, Ford Figo, Nissan Micra, Maruti Ritz, Maruti Swift, and Chevrolet Beat.
The upgraded version of Tata Indica Vista is launched in four variants, which include two diesel and two petrol variants. The power generated by the diesel engines is 70.03 hp and 73.97 hp. Further the petrol engine generates power of 88.77 hp and 59.18 hp. The new Tata Indica Vista
is extremely spacious and sufficient enough for five people. It has ABS which is advanced security system. The gear box of the car has five speeds acceleration, which delivers excellent performance.
In terms of mileage, Tata Indica Vista
also gets positive ranking. The diesel version of this car provides mileage of 16 kmpl whereas the petrol version provides mileage of 12.45 kmpl. Due to its diesel variant, the car has good response from budget customers. The head light of this car is similar to that of Tata Manza. There is not much difference between the previous version and current, Tata Indica Vista.
Only few more variants are added and some changes are made in looks and design.
Some advanced features of this hatchback include steering mounted controls and electric OVRMs. The car comes with bluetooth enabled music system, which attracts the music lovers.Tata Indica Vista Variants (Models)
Tata Motors have launched 12 models of Tata Indica Vista in India.
The car is offered in the Indian market in both petrol and diesel versions. There are mainly five types of engine used such as 1.3L Safire 90 PS, 1.2L Safire 65 PS, 1.2L Safire 65 PS, 1.4L TDI and 1.3L Quadrajet engine. The details of various models are listed below.
Tata Indica Vista Pricing:Tata Indica Vista
| Models || Features |
| Tata Indica Vista Quadrajet LS || This base diesel version of new Tata Vista is loaded with 1.3L CRDI Quadrajet engine |
| Tata Indica Vista TDI LS || A 1.4L TDI engine powers this version of Indica Vista |
| Tata Indica Vista Quadrajet LX || 1.3L Quadrajet engine powers this model. It comes with music system, front power windows and audio controls on power steering. |
| Tata Indica Vista TDI LX || This model is loaded with 1.4L TDI engine. The car has music system, audio controls on power steering and front power windows. |
| Tata Indica Vista Quadrajet VX || 1.3L Quadrajet engine powers the higher trim level of new Vista. It has adjustable driver seat, remote keyless entry, front and rear power windows, and roof antenna. |
| Tata Indica Vista Quadrajet ZX || Powered by same 1.3L Quadrajet engine, this model of Tata Indica comes with various safety and security features like EBD, ABS, and dual airbags. |
| Tata Indica Vista Safire65 GLS || 1.2L Safire 65 PS engine powers the base petrol version of new Tata Vista. |
| Tata Indica Vista Safire65 GLX || 1.2L Safire 65 PS engine powers this model of Indica Vista. The car comes with music system, front power windows and audio controls on power steering. |
| Tata Indica Vista Safire 90hp GLX || This car comes with music system, front power windows and audio controls on power steering. It is powered by 1.3L Safire 90 PS engine. |
| Tata Indica Vista Safire65 GVX || 1.2L Safire 65 PS engine powers this model of Tata Indica Vista. It has adjustable driver seat, remote keyless entry, front and rear power windows, and roof antenna. |
| Tata Indica Vista Safire 90hp GVX || This model comes with 1.3L Safire 90 PS engine. It has remote keyless entry, front and rear power windows, adjustable driver seat, and roof antenna. |
| Tata Indica Vista Safire 90hp GZX || Loaded with 1.3L Safire 90 PS engine, this model delivers excellent performance. This model has various safety and security features like EBD, ABS, and dual airbags. |
is offered to the customers in Aura, Aqua and Terra models. The car is available in both petrol and diesel version. Compared to the petrol version, the price of the diesel version is higher. Tata Indica Vista
is available in the price range of Rs. 3.45 lacs to 6 lacs. The Tata Indica Vista price
varies on the basis of its inbuilt features. However, there are price variations among cities. One can get the price quotations from any authorised dealer.Tata Indica Vista Review:
After the success of Tata Indica in the Indian market, the company went ahead and launched the new Tata Indica Vista.
This mid-sized sedan was launched to continue the success trend of Tata Indica.
The new version is not mere face lift of India but it is superior in terms of engine power and interiors. Apart from the name and layout, the new Tata Indica Vista
does not have features similar to its predecessor. This car from the house of Tata proved as a tough competitor of Hyundai i10 and Maruti Suzuki Swift. Available in 12 variants, the Tata Indica Vista car
provides freedom of choice to the customers. This car is offered in both petrol and diesel variant, which prove useful during the present scenario when fuel prices are soaring. The earlier version of this car spacious enough and Tata Indica Vista
outsmarts it by more space. Some notable changes which are appreciated by the users are adjustable driver seat, central mounted speedometer, and steering wheel, and two tone interiors. Apart from the interiors, the exterior of the car has also received complement in the Indian car market. An indicator on rear view mirrors, smart head lamp and roof mounted antenna enhances the look of the exterior. The overall rating of Indica Vista car
is good and it can be called a success for Tata.Tata Indica Vista Used Car Market
The reputation of Tata Indica Vista
is the used car market is quite impressive. Like its predecessor, Tata Indica, this variant is extremely successful. There are many used models of Tata Indica Vista
available in the market. However, one can purchase these cars after judging the mechanical parts.Tata Indica Vista Specifications:
Four engine options of different capacities are provided with models of Tata Indica Vista.
The 1.2L, 1172cc, Safire petrol engine with MPFI (Multi Point Fuel Injection System) is able to generate toque of 960 Nm at 3000 rpm. The power generated by this engine is 64.11 hp at 5500 rpm. Further, 70.04 hp power is generated at 4500 rpm by the 1.4L, 1405cc, TDI, Turbo Inter-Cooled Diesel engine. This engine churns out torque of 135 Nm at 2500 rpm. The 1.3L, 1248cc, Quadrajet, Common Rail Diesel engine generates power of 73.97 hp at 4000 rpm. However, the torque churned is 190 Nm at 1750 rpm. Tata Indica Vista
has overall length, height and width of 3795 mm, 1550 mm and 1695 mm respectively. The car has ground clearance of 165 mm and wheel base of 2470 mm. In the internal section, the rear knee room of the car is 910mm (max.) and 705mm (min.). This hatchback has front legroom of 1180mm (max.) and 1015mm (min) including headroom of 960mm (Front) and 915mm (Rear).Tata Indica Vista Exterior
Compared to the old Indica, the outer section of Tata Indica Vista car
is more attractive. The company has taken maximum care to deliver a premium hatchback look to Tata Indica Vista.
With its large stylish four barrel head lamps with clear lens fog lamp and aggressive front chrome grille, the Tata Indica Vista
can attract the attention of any passerby. The body colour bumpers, door handles and ORVMs matches well with the structure of the car. Some other external features of Tata Indica Vista
include Chrome Plating for Exhaust Pipe, Rb Rail and roof Antenna. Compared to many other hatchbacks available in the market, the Tata Indica Vista
has better external design.
This five seater car comes with overall length, height and width of 3795 mm, 1550 mm and 1695 mm. The wheel base of Tata Indica Vista
is 2470 mm and it has a ground clearance of 165 mm. Further, the car is known for its minimum turning radius, which is 5.0 meters.Tata Indica Vista Interior
Like the exterior, the interiors of Tata Indica Vista
are example of design excellence. The interiors of this car are manufactured using fine quality plastic. Further, various attributes are added to the interior of this new generation hatchback.
Packed with dual tone-Ebony Black and Sahara Beige interiors, the new Tata Indica Vista car
is able to impress the car lovers. The dashboard of the car consists of advanced instrument cluster. The fabricated seats are not only comfortable but also extremely attractive. Apart from these, the stylist gear shift knob, dual tone dashboard and central console finish enhances the look of the interiors.
For comfortable driving experience, the new Tata Indica Vista
is loaded with various advanced features. The car has adjustable hydraulic power steering, which provides convenience to the driver. It has powerful AC with HVAC (Heating Ventilation and AC) so that adequate temperature is maintained in the cabin. Some comfort features of new Tata Indica Vista
are integrated audio system, lumbar support on front seats, front and rear power windows and height adjustable driver seat. Some other internal attributes includes 60:40 spilt and completely folding rear seats, pen holder, coin box, rear wind screen demister and power outlet. For instrument cluster, light intensity adjustment is provided. Audio controls of this hatchback are mounted on the steering wheel for the convenience of the driver. He or she can change the favourite tracks as per preference. The USB, Aux and Bluetooth connectivity of the audio system excites the music lovers. With the joystick available, the ORVMs can be adjusted electrically. At the rear section of the car, there is ample luggage room. The seats of this car at the rear can also be folded as per the requirements of the passengers
Designed for five passengers, the new Tata Indica Vista 2011
is a suitable car for small family. The front headroom of this car is 960 mm and at the rear it is 915 mm. Front legroom of Indica Vista car
is 1180 mm (max) and 1015 mm (min). The rear knee room of the car is 705 mm (min) and 910 mm (max). Further, this hatchback comes with boot capacity of 232 litres and shoulder room of 1340 mm.Tata Indica Vista Mileage, Average and Fuel EconomyTata Indica Vista in India
is offered in both diesel and petrol variant. The petrol version of this car comes with 1.2L, 1172cc, Safire MPFI (Multi Point Fuel Injection). This engine provides mileage of 16.7 kmpl on highways and 12 kmpl in city. Mileage of the diesel version is better compared to the petrol model. There are two engine options in the diesel versions of Tata Indica Vista car.
The 1.4L, TDI diesel engine provides mileage of 17 kmpl on highways and 13 kmpl in the city. Further, the 1.3L, Quadrajet diesel engine versions provide mileage of 15 kmpl in the city. This highway mileage is quite impressive as it is around 18.5 kmplTata Indica Vista On-road DriveTata Indica Vista car
is offered to the Indian customers in both petrol and diesel version and in four engine capacities. The car is able to deliver excellent performance on road. Due to 165 mm ground clearance, the new Tata Indica Vista car
is not obstructed by speed breakers. The base of the car is also protected due to the high ground clearance. Vacuum Assisted, Independent Dual Circuit Diagonal Split Hydraulic brakes of this car prevents the occurrence of accident. Tata Indica Vista cars
have Drum brakes at the rear and Hydraulic Ventilated Disc Brakes at the front wheel. These brakes stop the car in case of sudden braking.Tata Indica Vista Power
Available in four engine versions Tata Indica Vista car
is all powerful. The 1.2L, 1172cc, Safire petrol engine with MPFI (Multi Point Fuel Injection) of this car churns a toque of 96 Nm at 3000 rpm and provides power of 64.11 hp. Further, the 1.4L, 1405 cc, TDI, Turbo Inter-Cooled diesel engine
of other version of this car is capable of providing power of 70.03 hp at 4500 rpm. The torque generated by this engine is 135 Nm at 2500 rpm. Compared to the petrol engine, the diesel engine is more powerful and delivers maximum fuel economy.Tata Indica Vista Acceleration and Pick Up
In terms of acceleration, the Tata Indica Vista
has scored positive points. The petrol version of this car is loaded with 1.2L, 1172cc, Safire petrol engine including MPFI (Multi Point Fuel Injection System. 64.11 hp power is generated by this engine at 5500 rpm. However, the torque generated is 96 Nm at 3000 rpm. In 18.36 seconds, the car is able to cross 100 kmph mark. Tata Indica Vista
is able to attain top speed of 146 kmph due to its petrol engine. The Safire90 engine helps in attaining the speed of 100 kmph. Available in two different capacities, the diesel variants of Tata Indica Vista are more powerful than the petrol models. The diesel engine of this car helps in attaining speed of 148 kmph. In 16.4 seconds, the car is able to cross 100 kmph mark.Tata Indica Vista Safety and SecurityTata Indica Vista
is equipped with advanced safety features, which provides maximum protection to the passengers during journeys. Anti braking system, dual airbags at the front, central locking and child locks at the rear are some advanced safety features of this car. Further, this car comes with driving door open warning indication and seat belt warning indications. These modern safety features make Tata Indica Vista
a safe car to drive on any road.Tata Indica Vista Comfort and Convenience
In an average price range, the company has incorporated several comfort features in its hatchback Tata Indica Vista.
The car has AC with HVAC (Heating Ventilation and AC), which helps in maintaining adequate temperature inside the cabin. Dash integrated audio system makes journey pleasant. It has front and rear power windows, light intensity adjustment for instrument cluster, and lumbar support on front seats. The driver seat of this hatchback can be adjusted in 60:40 split. Furthermore, the rear seats can be folded as per the requirements of the passengers. Some other features included for the continence of the users are rear wipers, tilted hydraulic power steering and rear wind screen demisterTata Indica Vista Wheels
Being a stylist car, the new Tata Indica Vista
is provided with large steel wheels, which match well with its body structure. Tata Indica Visa LX, LS, GLS and GLX comes with 165/65 R13 tyres. Further, the Tata Indica Vista VX, ZX and GVX models are provided with 175/65 R14 puncture resistant tubeless tyres. Hence, it can deliver excellent performance on any types of terrains.Tata Indica Vista Stereo and Accessories
Apart from the new Tata Indica Vista
GLS and new Tata Indica Vista LS, all other variants have inbuilt infotainment. This luxury car comes with 2 DIM music system with FM/MP3/ CD Playback. One can also get the facility of Aux port, USB port and bluetooth connectivity. Five mobile phones can be simultaneously connected using the blue tooth of Tata Indica Vista car.
The audio controls are mounted on the steering wheel of this car. Four speakers and two tweeters are also added. Due to its air conditioning system with HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and AC), adequate temperature can be maintained inside the cabin.Tata Indica Vista DealersTata Indica Vista car
have many dealers across the India due to which it can purchased conveniently. Price of this car varies in terms of the dealer margin. Apart from metropolitan cities, there are dealers of Tata Indica Vista car
in every state. Some authorised dealers of Tata Motors are listed below.
Tata Indica Vista Company Quotes:
| City || Dealers |
| Delhi || A-one Motors |
Him Motors Pvt. Ltd.
Raghuvanshi Enterprises Pvt. Ltd.
| Mumbai || Concorde Motors (India) Ltd. |
Wasan Motors Ltd.
| Bangalore || Manipal Motors Pvt. Ltd. |
Concorde Motors (India) Ltd.
| Hyderabad || Autofin Ltd. |
| Chennai || V S T Motors Ltd. |
Tafe Reach Limited
Being concerned about the decreasing sales, Mr. Prakash M Telang, MD – India operations, Tata Motors had said “We will be working on new sales strategy, network expansion in the rural markets and create new financing scheme to increase sales of Indica and Indigo range of cars,”Tata Indica Vista Competitor AnalysisTata Indica Vista in India
competes with Ford Figo, Maruti Suzuki Ritz, Maruti Swift, Chevrolet Beat, and Volkswagen Polo. Apart from these cars Tata Indica Vista
also competes with Tata Indica Xeta and Tata Nano. Even though Tata Nano is much cheaper than Indica Vista 2011
but in terms of power the later beats the former.Tata Indica Vista LPG/CNG version
Presently, there are no LPG or CNG versions of Tata Indica Vista in India.
This is a drawback as its rival Maruti Suzuki has come up with many CNG models.Tata Indica Vista Pros
Being a luxury car of the 21st century, the new Tata Indica Vista
is equipped with EBD, ABS and steering mounted audio controls, which are its positive features. The car is spacious from inside due to which passengers can experience comfortable journey. Tata Indica Vista
car comes with 1.2 litre Safire engine, which provides excellent power and torque.Tata Indica Vista Cons
Apart from being a premium hatchback, Tata Indica Vista 2011
is not free from drawbacks. The AC of the car is good but not very effective. Further, the panel gaps and pedals are not comfortable enough. The car does not have airbags, which is a major drawback from safety point of view. It has glowing blue colour of LCD, which are not appreciated by many users. Tata Indica Vista Conclusion
Overall performance of Tata Indica Vista
is quite satisfactory. The car is known for its excellent mileage, which provides fuel economy to the users. Available in three variants namely Terra, Aqua and Aura, this hatchback from the house of Tata impresses every car lover. Further, the car is compact in size and is widely appreciated for its handling. It has excellent ground clearance due to which Tata Indica Vista
can deal with all types of speed breakers. The interiors of Vista are also impressive as the ample headroom and legroom provides convenience to the passengers. Tata Indica Vista
is suitable for small family, office goers and youth.