The World’s Cheapest Car has now its CNG version to be launched in June 2013. The ordinary man’s car has declined its sale in last year.The car being four years old has to be refreshed, he felt. The issue of transferring the plant from West Bengal and constructing a new plant which was the main reason for the bad sales of the car, the Chairman said. Ratan Tata’s baby car has been awarded as the most trusted car by Trust Research Advisory.
However the CNG+Petrol version Car will not be as cheaper as its first edition.
Currently testing is going in TATA Nano Diesel 800 cc Version which may be around 2.25 lakh IR. The car will be powered by an 800-cc twin-cylinder turbo-charged diesel engine. The diesel engine will be the World’s smallest diesel engine. But, it will be facing tough competition from Maruti Alto and Hyundai Eon. Also the price of diesel will be an issue for the Diesel nano sales.