Guwahati: Tata Motors is all set to auction its one-of-a-kind Sports Utility Vehicle Punch Kaziranga Edition at the Tata IPL 2022 Mega Auction, exclusively for fans. Proceeds from this will go towards the conservation of Kaziranga National Park in Assam.
“Presenting a glimpse of the All-New Tata PUNCH Kaziranga Edition, straight from the TATA IPL 2022 Mega Auction. Inspired by the famed one-horned rhino, the special edition SUV celebrates the beauty of Kaziranga,” wrote Tata Motors India on their official Twitter handle, giving netizens a sneak peek into what Tata has in store for off-roaders.
“Thank you very much @TataMotors_Cars for making Kaziranga Edition of Tata Punch. It’s a proud moment,” wrote Kaziranga National Park authorities retweeting the post, acknowledging efforts of Tata Motors towards wildlife conservation in the region.
The winning bidder will not just get to take home the vehicle but will also take along with him unique and unforgettable experiences from the event.
The carmaker has released videos and images of the new Kaziranga edition of Punch, which is said to be inspired by the one-horn rhinos found in Kaziranga National Park. The car is also being promoted as India’s safest car with a 5-star AQP rating, considered the highest.
All you need to know about the all-new Tata Punch Kaziranga Edition
Features of Tata Punch Kaziranga Edition
The Tata Punch Kaziranga Edition gets automatic headlights, a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, a semi-digital instrument cluster, auto climate control, cruise control, and automatic wipers.
Safety features on offer include dual front airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors and a rear parking camera. Punch has is suitable for daily intra-city commutes and to lure enthusiasts, Tata Motors has plans of launching a turbocharged motor with the micro UV.
New Turbocharged Engine The same 1.2-litre petrol motor will be fitted with a turbocharger to produce a higher output. This is the same powertrain available in Altroz i-Turbo which was launched at the start of last year.
In the premium hatch, this engine kicks out 109 bhp and 140 Nm of peak torque and is exclusively mated to a 5-speed manual transmission. Deriving this motor for Punch won’t be very difficult as the micro UV is based on the same ALFA platform underpinning Altroz.
Price and variants of Tata Punch Kaziranga Edition
The turbo petrol variants of Punch are expected to go on sale by end of February or early March next year in addition to which, Tata is also planning to launch a CNG version later this year.
Customers can choose from seven colour options namely Orcus White, Meteor Bronze, Tornado Blue, Calypso Red, Daytona Grey, Tropical Mist, and Atomic Orange.
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