The Tata Harrier was one of the most awaited launches and the Indian car manufacturer has surely turned heads with its impressive styling factors and performance measures as well. The exterior showcases modern design language, muscular elements and aggressive styling quotients giving it the perfect SUV look. On the other hand the cabin is loaded with the latest technology and modern features and it also gets the best in class safety standards as well.
TATA HARRIER EXTERIOR
Coming to the aesthetics and looks, Tata has worked extensively and showcased a unique blend of modern design along with SUV type proportions. Upfront the Harrier gets Xenon HID Projector Headlamps, LED DRLs get a sleek design just under the bonnet line giving it an aggressive look. At the rear, it gets 3D LED Tail Lamps along with a Sporty Piano Black finish and it also gets glossy black trim between the tail lamp units that seems like it's flowing smoothly. The rooftop completely blacked out and it seems to smoothly blend to the tail portion.
TATA HARRIER INTERIOR
The cabin also gets a premium feel thanks to the oak wood trim finish and the flowing design. It comes loaded with the best in class features such as a floating 8.8inch touchscreen Infotainment System that is compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay and it also gets voice recognition technology. This infotainment unit powers the 9 JBL speakers and it can be controlled by steering mounted controls as well. It gets premium seat upholstery, leather wrapped steering wheel and gear shift knob. Creature comfort features include cooled glove box, Tilt & Telescopic Adjustable Steering Wheel, electrically operated ORVMS, Push Button Start feature, keyless entry, automatic climate control, rear AC vents, rain sensing wipers and a panoramic sunroof
TATA HARRIER DRIVING
Tata has equipped the Harrier with multiple driving modes that work along with the ESP with terrain modes - Normal, Rough and Wet. This helps the Harrier to drive along different terrains with ease and with a ground clearance of 205mm it gives it the much wanted off road capability. With the cruise control also available, it helps to tackle the long highway runs with not only ease but with added comfort.
TATA HARRIER ENGINE
Under the hood of the Harrier is a BS6 Kryotec 2.0-litre turbocharged diesel that churns out 168 bhp of power and 350Nm of torque. This oil burner is coupled to a 6 speed manual transmission and a 6 speed automatic transmission as well.
TATA HARRIER SAFETY
Tata has loaded the Harrier with safety features such as 6 airbags, ABS with EBD, ESP, hill descent control, hill hold control, electronic traction and stability control, corner stability control, off road ABS, roll over mitigation and the rear parking sensors with a rear camera
TATA HARRIER MAINTENANCE
Tata offers the Harrier with a 2 yr/100,000 km warranty. While the general maintenance cost at 10000km or 12 months will vary from Rs 4000 to Rs 9000.
TATA HARRIER RIVALS
The Tata Harrier competes with the Hyundai Creta, Jeep Compass, MG Hector, Kia Seltos and the Mahindra XUV 500.
TATA HARRIER VALUE
The Tata Harrier retails between Rs 13.69 lakh to Rs 20.25 lakh (EX-Showroom, India). Tata features the Harrier with the best modern tech, design language and a powerful engine. It although misses out on a petrol engine when compared to its competitors.