Tata Motors has released the much-anticipated 2021 Dark Edition versions of the Altroz, Nexon, Nexon EV. The price of the 2021 Tata Altroz Dark version is around Rs.8.71 lakh, while the Nexon Dark version is priced at Rs.10.40 lakh. The Tata Nexon EV also gets the ‘Dark’ treatment at Rs.15.99 lakh. All prices are Ex-showroom, Delhi. While the Harrier Dark Edition has been around for a while, the Altroz, Nexon and Nexon EV Dark Edition are all new and bring an all-black look to the cars in question.
Commenting on the launch of the Dark Edition, Vivek Srivatsa, Head of Marketing, Passenger Car Business Unit, Tata Motors said: “The Harrier Dark, which was initially launched by Tata Motors as a limited-edition product, has performed very well and demand from various customers has become an integral part of the portfolio. We have introduced an exciting and unique package to customers. Tata Motors are confident that the extended dark range is equally attractive and caters to customers looking for bold and elegant vehicles this holiday season.”
Starting with the Tata Altroz Dark Edition, the Special Edition is based on the XZ+ variant and is offered with all three engine options in the hatchback. Exterior changes to the model include a new Cosmo Dark color scheme, 16-inch dark-colored aluminum-alloy wheels, dark chrome on the hood and a #Dark logo on the front fender. The cabin features an all-black granite theme with a center console painted in gloss black on the dashboard, luxury leather seats with triple-arrow perforations and blue accent stitching and ‘dark’ stitching on the front headrest.
Compared to the Tata Nexon Dark, the small SUV is offered in XZ +, XZA +, XZ + (O) and XZA + (O) in all options of diesel and gasoline engines. Upgrades include the Atlas Black exterior, 16-inch carbon alloy, acoustic silver belt lines, and darker badge. The cabin also features a black Tri Arrow dashboard, black leather seats with triple arrow perforations, and “dark” stitching on the front headrests and door edges with a triple arrow theme.
The Tata Nexon EV Dark Edition electric SUV is available in XZ + and XZ + LUX variants. Style upgrades include midnight black body color, charcoal gray alloys, black satin waistband and darker logo. The cockpit is decorated with dark leather upholstery with triple arrow perforations, EV blue stitching, dark black instrument panel with triple arrow perforations, and dark leather upholstery with triple arrow perforations on the door edge. The steering wheel is also wrapped in leather and comes with blue stitching, along with dark stitching on the front headrests. The Nexon EV also has a new rear seat center armrest with cup holders, 60:40 split rear seats, and an adjustable rear seat headrest now available on the XZ+.
All vehicles continue to use the same set of features and hardware from the higher standard variants. In addition to the new dark version, Tata Motors has also introduced new products at the shows, including branded dark leather jackets and T-shirts. In addition, the company introduced a tire puncture repair kit across the range as an added safety feature.