Tata Motors launched the all-new 7-seater SUV Safari in the market earlier this year. The manufacturer revealed at the beginning of 2021 that, they be naming their upcoming SUV after the iconic SUV Safari which got discontinued years ago. Ever since this announcement was made, there were mixed responses from Tata Safari fans online. After the launch, it looks like the all-new Safari is receiving an overwhelming response as people are actually going for it. Several celebrities have taken the delivery of the all-new Safari and Supriya Menon, who is the wife of Malayalam actor Prithviraj has also bought one for herself.
The video has been uploaded by Synchromesh on their YouTube channel. The video shows Supriya Menon taking the delivery of the all-new Tata Safari. She has gone for the Adventure Persona version which is available with the top-end trim only. The all-new Tata Safari as we all know is based on the Tata Harrier, which got launched few years ago. The all-new Safari is longer than the Harrier and is taller too. It gets a third row of seats. It is available with both 6 and 7 seater options. It is based on OMEGARC platform which is derived from Land Rover’s D8 platform.
Coming to the one bought by Supriya Menon, the Adventure Persona is actually a much more rugged looking than the regular version. All chrome elements on the regular Safari are blacked out in the Adventure Persona edition. The front grille gets a gloss black front grille with tri-arrow designs on it. The headlamps also get black surrounds and the dual tone alloy wheels are also blacked out. The roof rail and the window chrome garnish is also blacked out. The Safari branding at the front and rear are all blacked out for that uniform look.
On the inside, the regular version of Safari gets a white colour interior whereas the Adventure Persona edition gets a darker shade. Other than the change in colour theme, the overall look of the cabin and the features that it offers remain the same. Tata Safari offers features like electric parking brake, touchscreen infotainment screen that supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, semi digital instrument cluster, electrically adjustable driver side seat, huge panoramic sunroof, auto-dimming IRVMs and so on.
Coming to the engine details, Tata Safari is powered by the same engine as Harrier. It is available with a diesel engine option only. It is powered by a 2.0 litre turbocharged diesel engine that generates 170 Ps and 350 Nm of peak torque. The engine is available with a 6-speed manual and a 6-speed automatic transmission. Price for the all-new Tata Safari starts at Rs 14.69 lakh, ex-showroom and go up to Rs 21.45 lakh, ex-showroom.
Recently, Tata Motors delivered a brand new Tata Safari to the Maharani of Jodhpur, Mahendra Kumari Ji who is the wife of Late Maharaj Hari Singh Ji of the Jodhpur Royal family. Safari has been a part of the royal family since 2001 and the all-new Safari is the fourth one owned by her. Tata also installed India’s biggest car hoarding for the all-new Safari on Mumbai-Pune Expressway.