Tata Motors is a popular Indian auto manufacturer, which stepped into the passenger car segment with Tata Sierra (MUV) in 1991, followed by Tata Estate in 1992, Tata Safari (SUV) and Tata Indica (Hatchback) in 1998. The latter was given cosmetic changes and launched as Tata Indica Vista in 2008. One of its variant is Tata Indica Vista Quadrajet LS that is known for its efficient engine, dazzling exteriors and plush interiors. It is incorporated with interesting safety, comfort and utility features. The list includes HVAC unit, emergency locking retractor seat belts, collapsible hydraulic power steering, power outlet and many more. The diesel engine incorporated is power-packed, Bharat Stage–IV norms compliance 1248cc mill that delivers a impressive mileage, acceleration and speed. Embedded with such attractive features and appealing looks, this charming hatchback is sold at a very reasonable price tag.
Tata Vista Quadrajet LS is a stylish sporty appeal hatchback that is sold in eight trendy colors. The dimensions include 37L fuel tank capacity, 2470mm wheel base, 1550mm height, 3795mm length and 1695mm width. This in itself speaks of roomy interior that the car offers. The storage space is also huge with 232L boot capacity. It is provided with an amazing 165mm ground clearance that helps it deliver awesome performance both on-road and off-road. The 14 inch alloy wheels are fitted with 175/65 tubeless tyres that gives it the necessary stability on road. The front view can be defined to include chrome hood strip, company emblem, radiator grille with horizontal slats, bright headlamps along with air dams, fog lamps and creatively carved bumpers. The front windscreen includes 7 speed intermittent wipers for its laminated glass. The side view is well-designed with black-colored door handle and rear view mirror.
The elegant interiors gifted to Tata Vista Quadrajet LS distinguishes it from its competitors. Premium fabric covered seating is made comfortable with lumbar support. The dual tone color scheme and a technologically advanced instrument board are impressive. The adjustable head rests, sun shades, ample storage space, cabin light are example of few of the many comfort features provided in the car.
Engine and Efficiency
1.3L, 4 cylinder, CRDi based commanding diesel engine supports this hatchback. It is powered with 1248cc displacement capacity along with maximum power generation capacity of 73.5bhp at 4000 rounds per minute and peak torque of 190nm at 1750 to 3000 rounds per minute. It has smoother gear shift helped by the five speed manual transmission gear box.
Braking and Handling
Tata Vista Quadrajet LS is blessed with a tough suspension and hydraulic braking system. The latter has a diagonal split in its vacuum assisted independent dual circuit based disc and drum brakes.
Fundamental protective measures incorporated in this hatchback are stop lamp, engine immobilizer, child lock, collapsible power steering, etc.
Tata Vista Quadrajet LS has impressive convenience features like a superior AC with heater, lumbar support based seats, hydraulic power steering wheel, digital clock and many more.