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Old 10th May 2019, 10:50   #556
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I am in the market for a diesel hatch. The only question that remains is if Tata is going to launch the AMT version at launch. If yes, then the Altroz is worth waiting for.
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Old 10th May 2019, 20:18   #557
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Although many have not liked the design of Altroz, I think it looks pretty neat. If only it had the international spec alloys. A JTP version of the Altroz seems very interesting to look forward to.

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Sources are tweeting that Tata will conduct the media launch for the Altroz in the 2nd week of June.
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Saw two of the testing mules in Pimpri today morning, One is the earlier prototype form, and the other in production-ready guise.

Apologies for the one handed, shaky portrait video.


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Old 19th May 2019, 14:00   #560
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Sources are tweeting that Tata will conduct the media launch for the Altroz in the 2nd week of June.
Havent seen any tweet or news about this. Could be a TeamBHP exclusive if true.
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Altroz spotted without any camouflage;

Tata developing a premium hatchback, the Altroz. Edit: Launched at 5.29 lakh.-screenshot_201905262228392.jpg

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Probably filming the commercial

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Old 26th May 2019, 23:29   #562
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Altroz spotted without any camouflage;

Probably filming the commercial
Great catch Karan! I liked the looks in these pics. Taillights look harrier-esque and quite awesome!
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Old 26th May 2019, 23:42   #563
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Altroz spotted without any camouflage;

Probably filming the commercial
Nice catch! I guess this color will be to the Altroz what the Orange is to the Harrier. Tata will use this color everywhere - from promotional material to launch events.

Since Altroz is named after a bird, this color reminds me of the term "Sone ki Chidiya"
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Altroz spotted without any camouflage;



Probably filming the commercial
Isn't this in Malad, the road behind Inorbit mall? I saw it there yesterday in the afternoon. It was being filmed for a TVC. The launch seems near.
Oh, and the car had presence, looks really smart.
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Great catch Karan! I liked the looks in these pics. Taillights look harrier-esque and quite awesome!
Yes, but i still believe it could have been slightly subtle, It seems its trying too hard to be futuristic.

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Nice catch! I guess this color will be to the Altroz what the Orange is to the Harrier. Tata will use this color everywhere - from promotional material to launch events.
True that !
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Isn't this in Malad, the road behind Inorbit mall? I saw it there yesterday in the afternoon. It was being filmed for a TVC. The launch seems near.
Oh, and the car had presence, looks really smart.
Yes, around that area.
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Old 27th May 2019, 21:26   #566
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Default re: Tata developing a premium hatchback, the Altroz. Edit: Launched at 5.29 lakh.

Great catch, Karan! The design is a fresh breath of air in a sea more-or-less mundane hatchback designs. That said, doesn't the derriere of the Altroz remind anyone of the second-gen Porsche Panamera, slightly?

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Old 27th May 2019, 23:07   #567
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Yes, but i still believe it could have been slightly subtle, It seems its trying too hard to be futuristic.
Yes, some may find this too futuristic. They could have tried reducing the black section on the boot.

By the way Karan, Autocar has picked up these images with link to your post. Their article

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Old 28th May 2019, 03:53   #568
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This Altroz looks quite similar on the frame to the elite i20. I am actually excited to see the competition rising for Hyundai in terms of design innovation and creature comforts from our own Tata, an Indian brand.

Kudos to them!
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Old 28th May 2019, 15:02   #569
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I quite like the design of Altroz. Any word on when this is going to be launched?
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Default re: Tata developing a premium hatchback, the Altroz. Edit: Launched at 5.29 lakh.

I just hope tata does not ruing this by powering it with the 1.2 L 3 pot petrol coupled with an AMT.

this car begs a good petrol (maybe a turbo petrol) with a proper AT.
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