Big & Handsome, the Safari aims at those who cannot plonk for a Pajero or Land Cruiser, It still suffers from time honored Tata problems: obesity and refinement still not up to the mark. The Dicor gets a 115bhp common rail design engine with minor changes on the outside. Top of the line DICOR gets a reversing camera too among a host of other goodies.
Tata Safari 4x2 LX TCIC 1948cc, Manual, Diesel, 9.1 12.8 kmpl
Tata Safari 4x2 LX DiCOR 2.2 VTT 2179cc, Manual, Diesel, 10.7 14.4 kmpl
Tata Safari 4x2 EXi BS III 2092cc, Manual, Petrol, 6.9 10.2 kmpl
Tata Safari 4x2 EX DiCOR 2.2 VTT 2179cc, Manual, Diesel, 10.7 14.4 kmpl
Tata Safari 4x4 EXi BS III 2092cc, Manual, Petrol, 6.9 10.2 kmpl
Tata Safari 4x4 EX DiCOR 2.2 VTT 2179cc, Manual, Diesel, 10.7 14.4 kmpl
Tata Safari 4x2 VX DiCOR 2.2 VTT 2179cc, Manual, Diesel, 10.7 14.4 kmpl
Tata Safari 4x4 VX DiCOR 2.2 VTT 2179cc, Manual, Diesel, 10.7 14.4 kmpl
Mileage, Average and Fuel Economy
Tata Safari is available in both petrol and diesel variants. Petrol variants are equipped with 2.1 L engine on the other hand Diesel variants are equipped with 2.0 L and 2.2L engine options. The petrol versions offer a mileage of 6.9 kmpl on the city roads and 10.2 kmpl on the highways. Whereas diesel version has a mileage of 9.1 to 10.7 kmpl in the city roads and 12.8 to 14.4 kmpl on the highways. All the variants have 65 Liter Fuel tank.
Tata Safari is available in both petrol and diesel variants. Petrol variants are equipped with 2.1 L engine on the other hand Diesel variants are equipped with 2.0 L and 2.2L engine options. The petrol engine with displacement of 2092cc can generate an impressive power of 127PS at 5630 rpm and a torque of 198 Nm at 3750 rpm. The diesel engine with displacement of 1948cc can generate an impressive power of 90PS at 4300 rpm and a torque of 190 Nm at 3000 rpm. On the other hand the second diesel engines with displacement of 2179cc can generate an impressive power of 140PS at 400 rpm and a torque of 320 Nm at 1700 rpm.
The SUV has great capabilities both on and off road which is why it is the ultimate choice of fun-loving drivers. The front view of the Tata Safari is really powerfully built and larger that gives the feel of a truly solid machine. It is the only SUV from Tata that can accommodate seven passengers at a time. The great SUV has length 4810mm, width 1810mm and height 1925mm. It got front and rear track of 1500mm and 1470mm respectively. Moreover it has a great ground clearance and a wheelbase of 2650mm. Some of other exteriors features are Power retractable ORVMs, Projection headlamps, Front fog lamps, rear spoiler w/CHMSL, Printed Antenna, Indicator light, Split tailgate, Alloy Wheels, New Bumper grille, Black bezel headlamps, exciting new rear lamps and Tinted Glass.
Tata Safari has been designed to give comfort to the passengers. It is an ultra spacious luxurious SUV segment vehicle which has maximum seven passengers seating capacity. It has a elegant dual tone interiors, featuring a modern titanium finish instrument cluster. Interiors of the car comprise wooden finished panels, leather seats as well as leather covered gear knob and steering wheels. The interior car accessories for the vehicle include Power Steering, front and rear Power Windows, automatic air conditioner, cup holders, pockets in the back side of the seats, Sliding Armrests, Air Quality Control, Remote Trunk Opener, Remote Fuel Lid Opener, Low Fuel Warning Light etc.
Tata Safari has tubeless Alloy wheels which are puncture resistant to give you a hassle free journey. The size of the tyre is 235/70 R16. The car has a good wheelbase of 2650 mm. The ground clearance of 195mm in this car is pretty good.
Braking and Handling
Tata Safari is packed with Ventilated Discs Brakes in front and drums brakes at the rear wheels that helps in preventing wheel lockup during emergency braking. The other advanced feature that makes the handling of this Tata Safari more convenient are ABS (Anti lock Braking System) which helps in decelerating the car when it is moving in great speed.
Handling and Safety
Tata Safari is packed with a number of advanced safety features that makes sure good comfort, stability and handling. The major active safety features are child lock helps you drive tension free when kids are on with you, high mounted stop lamp which is clearly visible, double horn, side impact beams etc. With the availability of array of advanced safeguards, one can drive Tata Safari with great peace of mind.