Tata, under the leadership of Karl Slym is paying special heed to the quality its products are perceived as. To promote this, Tata Indigo eCS has set a new endurance record and goes a step ahead in reliability check!
This car has traveled non-stop through 19 States, touching all 4 gateways of the country (Koteshwar in West to Kibithu in East, from Kashmir in the North to Kanyakumari in the South) and clocked 14,000 Kilometers in just 15 days!
Here are the facts that made it to the records:
- Best fuel economy recorded: 41.14 kmpl
- Average fuel economy: 18.7 kmpl
- Total time spent behind the wheel: 342 hours
- Longest time spent in the car at a stretch: 96 hours
- Maximum distance covered in a single stretch: 998 km
- Average distance covered in 24 hours: 933.8 km
- Lowest temperature driven in: -4°C
- Highest temperature driven in: 48°C
Speaking of this magnificent achievement, Mr. Ranjit Yadav, President, Passenger Vehicles Business Unit, Tata Motors, said: “The Tata Indigo eCS is the 3rd largest selling sedan in India today. The car has been appreciated for its classy styling and unbeatable value proposition that it offers. This endurance record has proven the Tata Indigo eCS as a robust and the most fuel-efficient sedan. Tata brands have always brought to the Indian passenger car market, best-in-class features, spacious interiors, personalised comfort and fuel efficiency. This feat has further encouraged us to continue developing innovative products and bring to market first-in-class value propositions.”
Tata has clearly iterated that they want their cars to be perceived durable and reliable. They have put better checks at quality check and quality control and their future products will come better prepared to face the roads and time.