It was a breakthrough in the automobile industry when Ratan Tata promised to deliver the cheapest car specially made to fulfill the needs of middle class family and their desire to buy a car. Leading the legacy forward Tata motors has launched the much awaited entry level variant of Nano Twist XE, a base variant of the power steering equipped Nano Twist. The new variant of Tata nano sits below the existing Nano XT. The company has already listed new variant on their official website at a price tag of 2.06 lakh, ex-showroom price. Nano XE is available in three major colours, namely Meteor Silver, Royal Gold, and pearl White. Last year in the month of January we have witnessed the launch of first Nano equipped with power steering feature, namely Nano XT. It has been reported that the existing non power steering versions i.e CX and LX will discontinued.
The Tata Nano Twist XE comes with some advance comfort features like power steering and on the interior side an airconditioning unit but heating is off board this time. On the downside Tata will not be offering other basic features like music system, front power windows, a coin and magazine holder, a 12v power socket, or for matter, a rear parcel shelf. It is true that new Nano XE loses out at some part of features comparable to Nano XT, but it is 40K cheaper than XT also. On the outside, It gets black bumpers, rear view mirrors, and door handles. The Nano Twist XE comes devoid of any fog lamps, wheel covers and even the roof mounted antenna has been stripped off. In-dash audio system, keyless entry with central locking, rear parcel shelf and power windows are some of the visible features which is only available with advance variant Nano XT. Mechanically XE is similar to XT, their is no change in that. It is powered by the same 624 cc two cylinder petrol engine, which is mated to a 4 speed manual transmission, which is capable of producing 38 PS power and 51 Nm torque. It has a top speed of 105 kmph and delivers a mileage of 25.35 kmpl. If you are planning to buy a Nano, so this could be the best time for that, the company is offering exciting offers and discounts available on their website or checkout your nearest dealership.