The much awaited and well known Zest XTA is the top diesel trim with an automatic (AMT) gearbox. Tata Zest XTA equipment with rich features and specifications similar to the XT trim. This is the top model which comes with all the same features and equipment available in the XT trim.
Tata Zest XTA available in diesel engine option only. You can purchase the model for Rs 8.07 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). At present the Zest XT diesel is priced at Rs 7.31 lakh. That is, additional Rs 70,000 more need to pay for the automatic gearbox.
Tata Zest XTA gets hot interior and exterior features like Harman infotainment system, automatic climate control, rear parking sensors, dual airbags, height adjustable driver’s seat, rear defogger and daytime-running lights etc. This is said to be the first diesel sedan with Automated Manual Transmission (AMT).
The Zest XTA diesel model is powered by Fiat-derived 1.3-litre multijet engine that is available in two states of tune- 75PS and 90PS. The Zest XTA is powered by the latter. Engine mated to an AMT gearbox. The ARAI certified fuel economy of the Tata Zest XTA car is 21.58 km/l on ride.
The vehicle also holds the record of most affordable diesel automatic in the country. Few dealers have started accepting bookings for this new model. Some dealers have confirmed a waiting period of 2-4 weeks for the Zest XTA car in India .