Tata Sumo Victa Review
The giant manufacturer Tata Motors has launched the new car named Tata Sumo Victa which is incorporated with stunning interiors and exteriors which enhances the style of the car without any mechanical changes. The Sumo Victa is well known for its tension free driving pleasure and best fuel economy car. The car comes with attractive price ranges which may vary according to the places.
The engine of the Sumo Victa is offering excellent performance with a displacement of about 2956cc. The variants of Sumo Victa BSIV and Sumo Victa BSIII is powered by a 3.0 litre CR4 engine and a 4SP TCIC engine respectively which provides a maximum power of about 81.8 BHP @ 3000 RPM for the BS-IV variant and 68.4 BHP @ 3000 RPM for BSIII variants. Eventhough it is loaded the car gives the best performance. Similarly, the maximum torque offered by the Tata Sumo Victa BSIV is about 250 NM @ 1000-2000 RPM where as the Sumo Victa BSIII offers 223 NM @ 1600-2200 RPM.
Acceleration, Mileage and Fuel Economy
Actually the engine of the Sumo Victa is not only good in terms of performance but it is also a frugal oil burner which satisfies the Indian automobile customers. Both variants of the Sumo Victa provides an excellent mileage of about 14.7 kmpl. The fuel efficiency is too good with a fuel tank capacity of about 65 litres. It is definitely maintaining good mileage and excellent pick up with the maximum speed of about 103kmph.
Design and Engineering
Tata Sumo Victa Interiors
The Sumo Victa comes with a lot of advanced features which improves the appearance of the car compared to its previous segment. The interiors of the car are very refined and the steering wheel is packed with the a soft leather which gives a classic look to the car and the silver console is sculpted in an excellent way along with neat dashboard. It consists of a center console with 12V socket which is easy to charge the electronic devices such as mobile phones and some other gadgets. The car has a door ajar warning option which is for preventing dangerous consequences and the power windows are tinted as an option. The Sumo Victa is incorporated with the dual AC, door trims, cup holders above the glove box, anti glare rear view mirror, well positioned hand brake which gives a best driving experience. It boasts a comfortable spacious seating arrangement of about seven to nine passengers. In addition to the above features, it has the modern music system with AUX-in, MP3 system and power windows as well as engine immobilizer. Then, a modern heater and ventilator are also available for maintaining the temperature.
Tata Sumo Victa Exteriors
The Tata Sumo Victa features an incredible, innovative, extraordinary exteriors with the broad posture and an authoritative profile on road, graphic details and subtle design. The front appearance of the car is totally modified and it comprises an air intake grille on the bumper instead of going curvy and bevel like designs than its previous cars. The front part is mounted by a large headlamps on both sides which offers a complete structure with fog lamps positions in sync with them. The wheels are very large which decorates the car and the side profile helps the passengers to enter and exit easily. The logo of the manufacturer is also placed in the front grille. The rear design is also very trendy with a rear windshield with a wiper for accurate view. The word VICTA is mentioned on the chrome surface which is above the front grille offering a neat look. The length, width, height of the car is measured as 4258mm, 1700mm and 1925mm respectively. It has a ground clearance of about 190mm. Since the car has good length which helps nine members to be seated comfortably. The wheels of the car is bigger and wider with a massive framework which is 15 or 16 inch, 215 or 185mm wide with a tubeless radial tyres.
Braking, Handling and Safety Features
The Tata Sumo Victa features a disc brakes in the front and drum brakes in the rear along with a 240mm hydraulic clutch assuring a smooth transmission. The front suspension is of double wishbone type with coil springs and anti roll bar while the rear suspension is of superior ride quality. The minimum turning radius of the car is about 4.9m which indicates the handling control and operating efficiency. Really it is packed with many advanced safety features such as ABS, EBD etc. The defogger in the car helps in clearing the fog, seat belts with warning and door ajar warning with side intrusion beams ensures the complete safety. In addition, it has keyless entry and engine immobilizer. Totally it is best in safety.
Tata Sumo Victa Color Options
The Tata Sumo Victa is available in various impressive colors such as Artic Silver, Light Victa, Sardinia Red, Dew White, Castle Grey, Arctic White etc.
Tata Sumo Victa Variants
The Tata Sumo Victa comes in diesel variants which includes
1) Tata Sumo Victa CX BSIII
2) Tata Sumo Victa CX
3) Tata Sumo Victa LX BSIII
4) Tata Sumo Victa LX
5) Tata Sumo Victa EX BSIII
6) Tata Sumo Victa EX
7) Tata Sumo Victa FX
8) Tata Sumo Victa GX