According to a new media report, the Tata Punch Creative trim will soon receive monotone color schemes. Scanning the leaked brochure reveals that the Creative variants will be available in Tropical Mist, Atomic Orange, Orcus White, Meteor Bronze and Daytona Gray exterior colors. Until now, the particular trim was only available in two-tone color options.
No other changes will be made to the Punch Creative trim. It will continue to be equipped with features such as projector headlights, LED daytime running lights, automatic headlights and wipers, power folding exterior mirrors, a 7.0-inch semi-digital instrument panel, automatic climate control, puddle lamps, rear wiper and washer, rear seat center armrest and cooled glove box.
The Tata Punch is available with a 1.2L petrol engine and 5-speed manual and AMT options. The gasoline engine develops a maximum power of 86 hp and 113 Nm of torque. It has been upgraded with engine start/stop technology (on manual variants only) which improves its fuel efficiency. Read – Tata Nexon to get dual-clutch automatic gearbox
At present, the Manual Punch Creative and AMT variants are available at Rs 8.41 lakh and Rs 9.01 lakh respectively. The automaker recently introduced the Punch Kaziranga edition based on the Creative version. Its manual version costs Rs 8.88 lakh and the AMT model is priced at Rs 9.48 lakh. The premium trim can be had with the optional IRA pack (includes IRA connected car technology) which costs Rs 8.71 lakh (for the manual variant) and Rs 9.31 lakh (for the automatic variant). All above prices are ex-showroom.
Recently, the local automaker raised the prices of the Tata Punch mini SUV by Rs 3,000. After the price hike, the model falls within the price bracket of Rs 5.67 lakh – Rs 9.48 lakh (all, ex showroom).
If reports are to be believed, Tata Motors is working on the electric version of the Punch mini SUV. The company will also bring Punch CNG this year. Its power and torque figures will be slightly lower than the regular petrol version. However, it will be high on fuel efficiency.