Tata Motors recently introduced its most affordable micro SUV Punch. While introducing this SUV, the company had said that safety has been given priority. Now the Global NCAP crash test report of this SUV has come out, in which it has got a 5 star rating. It is believed that at the time of launch, it will be the safest SUV in its price range.
The official bookings for the new Tata Punch have started and all the details related to this SUV have already been revealed. Its price is yet to be revealed, about which the company will announce during the upcoming launch on October 18. In this micro SUV, the company has included many special features which make it even better.
How safe is the new Tata Punch:
Talking about the safety test, the Punch is considered stable and better to withstand impact from the front. The micro SUV for adults scored 16.45 out of a maximum of 17 during the crash test. Which is the highest score achieved by any car in India, even behind Tata Altoz and Mahindra XUV300.
In terms of child safety, this SUV has scored 40.89 points out of 49, giving it a 4 star rating in this category. Apart from the Front Offset Deformable Barrier (ODB) test, it has also got a 5 star rating in the side impact test. The SUV is built on the ALFA architecture platform and also has a 90-degree opening door. In layman’s terms, Tata Punch is bigger in length and width than Maruti Suzuki Ignis and Mahindra KUV100.
The Tata Punch has been offered by the company with only one engine option. In this, the company has used a naturally aspirated petrol engine with a capacity of 1.2 liters with 3 cylinders. Which generates 86hp power and 113Nm torque. This engine comes with a 5-speed manual and automatic gearbox.
Get these great features:
In Tata Punch, the company has included more than one great features, which make it much better than the rival models. In this, the company has given features like dual airbags, anti-lock braking system (ABS), ISOFIX child seat anchors, front power windows, central locking system. Apart from this, Harman’s audio system and 4 speakers, electrically adjustable mirrors, rear power windows, follow me headlamps, USB charging socket, full wheel cover, etc. make it even better.