Mumbai, May 29: The Tata Altroz Racer is the next big thing from the Indian automaker that will launch in India soon. Tata Motors recently released the first teaser, giving a glimpse of the hot hatch's side profile. Keeping the excitement going, the company has dropped the second teaser of the highly-awaited Altroz Racer, revealing its design elements and a feature ahead of its imminent India launch. According to the market rumours, Tata could launch the hot hatch by mid-June. However, the home-grown automaker has yet to announce the launch date. New-Gen Jeep Compass Likely To Launch Soon in India.

The Altroz Racer will use the same ALFA architecture that underpins the standard Altroz. Tata showcased the premium hatch at the 2023 Auto Expo and 2024 Bharat Mobility Show, and since then, it has been one of the most awaited cars in the market. The carmaker could open order books for the car in the coming days.

Upcoming 2024 Tata Altroz Racer teased again:

The Tata Altroz Racer will don an orange and black paint scheme as its launch shade with blacked-out treatment on the bonnet, shoulder line, pillars and rear door handles. It also sports dual white stripes that run across the length of the bonnet and roof and finishes with a racing flag theme. The teaser also reveals a sunroof, a shark-fin antenna and Racer badging on the front fender. The car could get features like a touchscreen infotainment panel, digital instrument cluster, automatic climate control, 6-airbags, a head-up display, ventilated front seats, a 360-degree camera, a sunroof, wireless charger, rear AC vents and more.

The major highlight of the Tata Altroz Racer will be under its hood. The performance car will come powered by a 1.2-litre turbocharged petrol engine. The unit generates a maximum power of 118 bhp at 5,000 rpm with a peak torque of 170 Nm at 1750 to 4000 rpm while mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox.

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