Tech2 news teamJuly 7, 2021 11:30:20 AM IST
Tata Motors has expanded its Dark Edition lineup today by introducing stealth-looking Dark Edition versions of the Tata Altroz, Tata Nexon, and Tata Nexon EV. The first and so far only Tata model to receive the Dark Edition treatment was the Tata Harrier, which was introduced in 2019. Tata has taken this opportunity to also update the Harrier Dark with a new paint scheme and a few other minor tweaks. Additionally, all Dark Edition models receive a standard tire puncture repair kit, and customers will also receive Dark-branded products with their vehicles. Let’s take a closer look at each Dark Edition model and its price.
Tata Nexon Dark Edition price and details
The Tata Nexon has been by far one of its most popular models of late, and the compact SUV continues to find buyers in large numbers and remains one of the popular names in its segment.
Now, buyers can also get the Nexon Dark Edition, which will be available in XZ +, XZA +, XZ + (O) and XZA + (O) variants, with gasoline and diesel engine options. As well as sporting an Atlas Black exterior color scheme with charcoal-toned alloys and a ‘Sonic Silver’ belt line, the Nexon Dark also features the ‘Dark Interior Pack’, bringing an all-black theme to the Nexon’s interior. with black leatherette seats.
Pricing for the Nexon Dark Edition starts at Rs 10.40 lakh (ex-showroom), which is a premium of roughly Rs 45,000 over the variant it is based on, the highest premium of all the Dark models.
Tata Nexon EV Dark Edition price and details
Leading Tata Motors’ charge in the electric vehicle space is the Tata Nexon EV, of which the company has sold more than 4,000 units since its launch in January 2020, making it the best-selling EV in the country.
Now, buyers can opt for the Nexon EV Dark Edition, which will be available in the XZ + and XZ + Lux versions. It has a ‘Midnight Black’ paint scheme with a satin black belt line and charcoal-toned alloys, and inside, it features an all-black scheme with faux leather seats, a faux leather-wrapped steering wheel, blue accents and stitching. EV.
Additionally, the Nexon EV Dark XZ + variant also has a tire pressure monitoring system, a center armrest with cup holders for rear seat passengers, a 60:40 split rear seat, and adjustable rear seat head restraints, all of which they are only available in the top spec XZ + Lux version of the standard Nexon EV.
Prices for the Tata Nexon EV Dark Edition start at Rs 15.99 lakh (ex-showroom), making it roughly Rs 43,000 more expensive than the standard Nexon EV.
Tata Altroz Dark Edition price and details
The Tata Altroz is the company’s answer to popular premium hatchbacks like the Maruti Suzuki Baleno and the Hyundai i20, and it is undoubtedly one of their most attractive models.
Raising the style quotient even further is the Altroz Dark Edition, which will be available only with the high-spec XZ + trim, and only with the 1.2-liter naturally aspirated petrol and 1.2-liter turbo petrol engines. If you are looking to buy a diesel powered Altroz Dark, you will be disappointed to learn that it will not be possible. Finished in a ‘Cosmo Dark’ shade on the exterior, the Altroz Dark Edition also has 16-inch blacked out alloys and a dark chrome finish on the hood. Inside, it features a ‘Granite Black’ color scheme, leatherette seats with blue stitching, and high-gloss black trim on the dash.
Prices for the Altroz Dark Edition start at Rs 8.71 lakh (ex-showroom), a premium of Rs 30,000 over the standard Altroz.
Tata Harrier Dark Edition price and details
The main change with the 2021 Tata Harrier Dark, which will be available in the XT +, XZ + and XZA + variants, is that it uses the Oberon Black paint scheme which also has a Deep Blue tint, which would mean the SUV will be it would look a little different in various lighting conditions.
It now also has larger 18-inch ‘Blackstone’ alloy wheels and a piano black finish for various exterior elements. Inside, it has plenty of dark chrome trim and deep blue leatherette seats.
Prices for the Harrier Dark Edition start at Rs 18.04 lakh (ex-showroom), which is roughly Rs 17,000 higher than before.