Tata Altroz finished at the second position in overall sales in premium Hatchback segment outsold Hyundai I20 for the first time in April 2021.
- Tata dispatch 6,649 units of Altroz last moth
- Hyundai retails 5,002 units of I20 last month
- Altroz price ranges between Rs 5.69 to Rs 9.45 lakh ex-showroom
Since the launch, Tata Altroz has been attracting decent sales numbers for the brand, and last month not different. Tata dispatched 6,649 units of their premium hatchback Altroz last month, and for the first time since its launch beating the Hyundai premium hatch I20 and securing the second position in the premium hatch sales chart. While, Hyundai retails 5,002 units of 3rd generation I20 last month, and the sales of Altroz are 32.93 percent higher than the sales of I20, which is quite striking.
As the popularity of Tata Altroz keeps rising, a few months back, the homegrown brand has launched the iTurbo version of Altroz which further helps in increasing the sales figures. With a 5-star rating for adult occupant and a 3-star rating for child occupant, Altroz is the safest hatchback currently on sale in the Indian market. As for the powertrain, Altroz comes powered with multiple engine options – 1.2 Litre NA petrol engine rated at 86PS/113Nm, 1.5 Litre turbo diesel rated at 90PS/200Nm and 1.2 Litre turbo petrol, that develops 110PS of power and 140 Nm of torque.
On another hand 3rd, Gen Hyundai I20 comes powered with three engine options – a 1.2 Litre naturally aspirated petrol engine, that belts out 88 PS of power and 115 Nm of torque, and paired with 6-speed MT or CVT. The second 1.5 Litre turbo diesel engine, that rated at 100PS/240Nm on tap, and paired with sole 6-speed MT. last engine is 1.0 Litre turbo petrol that generates 120 PS of power and 172 Nm of torque and comes paired with a 6-Speed iMT or a 7-speed DCT. While Tata Altroz comes priced between Rs 5.69 to Rs 9.45 lakh, and while Hyundai I20 priced between Rs 6.85 to Rs 11.34 lakh (All prices are ex-showroom, New Delhi), Which makes Altroz more affordable than I20.