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Tata Altroz gets an entry into the India Book of Records


The Altroz, the premium hatchback of Tata Motors, made a landmark entry into the India Book of Records by covering a maximum distance of 1,603 km in 24 hours. This set a new Indian record.


This exceptional trip was completed by Mr. Devjeet Saha, a Pune-based auto enthusiast, who completed a 24-hour round trip from Satara to Bengaluru and back to Pune between December 15th and December 16th, 2020. This achievement is a further testament to the exhilarating performance that the Altroz offers along with the class-leading comfort that it provides during long journeys.


Speaking on winning the accolade, Devjeet Saha said, “I am humbled to have been given the opportunity to embark on this landmark journey and am honored to have been inducted into the India Book of Records. This feat would not have been possible without the trustworthy Tata Altroz and the very helpful team at Tata Motors. The Altroz proved to be the very class-defining product that we all have known it to be, by way of its exceptional performance on this long journey. The ride and handling of the car made the voyage not only comfortable but also an exhilarating one. I would like to extend my compliments to Tata Motors for continuing to provide its customers with extraordinary products such as the Altroz.”


Commenting on this achievement, Mr. Vivek Srivatsa – Head, Marketing, Passenger Vehicles Business Unit, Tata Motors said, “I would like to congratulate Mr. Devjeet Saha on accomplishing this feat. Since its inception, the Altroz has created new benchmarks in its segment through the medium of its appealing design, top-notch safety, and thrilling performance. We are delighted that Mr. Saha chose the Altroz as his companion in embarking on the long journey to achieve this rare milestone. With this accomplishment, the Altroz has created yet another benchmark in the passenger vehicles segment and we hope that through achievements like these, we continue to build trust within our customers.”


The Altroz recently completed its 1st anniversary and celebrated this with the launch of the Altroz iTurbo in January 2020. The new technology loaded 1.2L turbocharged BS6 petrol engine, the Altroz i-Turbo has been launched in a new Harbour Blue color, It has a power of 110 PS @ 5500 rpm and a torque of 140 Nm @1500- 5500 rpm. Also, the Sport/City Multi Drive Modes provide for a perfect combination of thrill and city driving. Its 2021 avatar will also sport the new Black and light Grey interiors which are further accentuated with perforated leatherette seats, enhancing the premium quotient.


And to add to this, the Xpress cool feature, personalized screen wallpaper, one shot-up power window, all ensure utmost convenience. It is also equipped with the 8 speaker sound system by Harman, for an enjoyable surround sound experience. Making it the Car desired by all.