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2022 Tata Nexon CNG Spied Ahead Of Launch This Year

Reports suggest that Tata Motors may launch the Nexon CNG this year as the compact SUV got spied in Pune

  • Tata Motors is working on a CNG variant of its best selling Nexon compact SUV
  • The Tata Nexon CNG got spied in Pune and the car was seen coming out of a CNG station

Tata Motors launched the Tiago and Tigor CNG on 19 January, 2022. After launching CNG variants on its cheapest offering the company is gearing up to launch the Nexon CNG as well. Recently the Nexon CNG got spied in Pune while coming out of a CNG station. Tata Motors offers the Nexon in three powertrains. The SUV is already available in petrol and diesel engine options. It gets the electric powertrain as well and so we call it the Nexon EV. The Nexon EV is the best selling EV in the market. Petrol and diesel models too commands highest sales in its segment. In future the Nexon will get an option of CNG variant.

2022 Tata Nexon CNG

At present, the Nexon EV is available in 1.2-litre turbo-petrol and 1.5-litre diesel engine. The petrol engine packs 118 BHP and 270 Nm while the diesel engine puts out 108 BHP and 260 Nm. In CNG variant, the Nexon will get same engine options. We will see a change in power and torque on the Nexon CNG. Tata Motors offer 6-speed manual and 6-speed AMT on the ICE Nexon. The CNG variant may get manual gearbox only.

Tata Nexon Sales

The Nexon is the best selling car from the brand. In December 2021, the Nexon recorded sales of 12,899 models. This is the highest ever sales by the Nexon. At present, Tata Motors is selling 10,000+ models of the Nexon every month. In 2021 the total sales of the Nexon stood at 1.08 lakh models. This makes it one of the best selling SUVs in its segment. All thanks to the Nexon, Tata Motors sold 40,777 cars in January 2022. It’s the highest ever sales by the brand. The price of the Nexon SUV starts at Rs 7.39 lakh and goes upto Rs 13.34 lakh (ex-showroom). It rivals the Hyundai Venue, Kia Sonet and Maruti Brezza in the compact SUV segment.