Tata Altroz is the latest and one of the most anticipated car from the manufacturer launching this month. It is a premium hatchback that will compete with cars like Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Hyundai Elite i20, Honda Jazz etc. Tata Altroz is a good looking feature loaded premium hatchback and is one of the first cars to launch this year from Tata Motors. Talking about the features here is a video from Tata Motors featuring one of the advanced feature where one can talk to the Altroz using Google assistant.
The video starts by showing model/actress Barkha Singh talking about the Altroz. She introduces Altroz as a car that can talks to you and tells everything that one needs to know. She then starts driving the car and gives command ‘Talk to Altroz’ to Google Assistant. She then asks the voice bot to describe the interiors of the all new Altroz. The voice bot describes the interiors as tastefully crafted , comfortable and spacious. It also talks about the ambient lighting on the dash board. The voice bot also describes almost everything about the upcoming Altroz. In short the voice bot touches up on all the points that why one should consider buying Altroz.
The Voice bot is the Altroz can be enabled by connecting an android smartphone to the to the infotainment screen using Android Auto. One can also ask the Google Assistant on the phone directly to know more about the Altroz. The voice assistant provides details to the passegers like colours, bootspace and booking a test drive and so on using voice commands.
Tata Altroz is based on the 45X concept that was showcased in Auto Expo few years ago. It is built on Tata’s Advanced Modular Platform (AMP). It offers a bunch of unique features like Drive modes, 90 degree wide opening doors, 7-inch digital instrument cluster, Automatic rain sensing wipers and a wearable key that the competition currently does not.
Tata will offer Altroz with two engine options: a 1.2 liter naturally aspirated 3-cylinder petrol with 86 Bhp-113 Nm, and a 1.5 liter 4-cylinder turbocharged diesel with 89 Bhp-200 Nm. Both engines get 5 speed manual gearboxes as standard. No automatic transmission is available as of now. Tata has already started taking bookings for the Altroz and will be launching the same on 22 January 2020. The car will challenge the likes of the Maruti Baleno, Hyundai Elite i20 and the Honda Jazz in the premium hatchback segment.