Harrier is one of the most anticipated cars from TATA. It is a mid-size 5 seater SUV that is loaded with some world-class features and a very powerful engine. It is a perfect car to show dominance on the road. The SUV is based on the OMEGA platform and it adopts the IMPACT 2.0 design philosophy.
Fiat-sourced 2.0-liter four-cylinder Kryotec turbodiesel engine that produces 140bhp and 350Nm. The transmission is a 6-speed manual sending power to front-wheels only. Although there is no AWD version, the Harrier does come with a special ESP system with selected modes for different conditions – normal, wet and rough. Maximum power of 138bhp @ 3750 and a max torque of 350 Nm @ 1750-2500 rpm is the soul of this SUV.
TATA claims a mileage of 16kmpl in highway and 14kmpl in the city.
It has the best in class 8.8 inch infotainment system with high-resolution Display next-gen smartphone connectivity of Android Auto and Apple CarPlay with voice recognition facility.
A JBL music system with 9 speakers making 320w sound.
Premium oak finished dashboard, world-class leather seats with 60;40 rare seat adjustment and a 450-liter boot.
Other features like adjustable steering wheel, electrically adjustable and foldable outer mirrors, rain-sensing wipers at rare equipped with sensors that adjust according to rain intensity.
The Harrier measures 4,598mm in length is 1,714mm tall and 1,894mm wide have a 2,741mm of wheelbase.
Equipped with low-placed headlamps and sleek high-placed DRLs for an attractive style.
It also has arches, a sloping roof and a floating effect on the D-pillar which defines the character like a Harrier bird.
Total 6 airbags i.e. of Driver, co-driver, seat side & curtain airbags.
Other important features like Anti-lock Braking System, Electronic Brake Force Distribution, Brake Disc Wiping, Corner Stability Control, Rare parking camera with sensors.
Harrier is available in 5 variants in diesel-only engine ranging from 13-16.96 lakhs.
COMPETITORS- Main rivals in this segment are Hyundai Creta, Jeep Compass, TUV 300.