TATA Motors has introduced yet another XM+(S) trim in the Nexon reduced SUV line-up. Estimated from Rs 9.75 lakh-11.70 lakh (X-display area, Delhi), the new XM+(S) trim sits on the existing XM(S), yet more critically, it replaces the already available XZ trim.
The Tata Nexon XM+(S) gets some additional highlights over the XM(S) from the finished XZ as well as the higher-set XZ+ trim.
TATA Nexon XM+(s): Highlights and Powertrain
In addition to the highlights now offered on the XM(S) trim, the Nexon XM+(S) gets a 7.0-inch touchscreen Harmon infotainment framework with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay along with the cooled glove box, back AC from the XZ. The vents, a 12V back power attachment, and a Shark Balance radio wire come from the XZ+ trim.
It is also significant that while the finished XZ trim was only available with manual gearboxes for both petroleum and diesel motors, the XM+(S) also featured programmed gearbox options for two motors.
With this update, the Tata Nexon will be available in eight trims – XE, XM, XM(S), XM+(S), XZ+, XZ+(HS), XZ+(O), and XZ+(P).
TATA Nexon cost climbing
TATA Motors has of late climbed the costs of all its vehicles and SUVs, citing expansion in input costs. Nexon saw the price of the diesel XM(S) variant go up by a range of Rs 15,000, while any remaining variants have seen a similar climb of Rs 5,000. The Nexon SUV is currently priced between Rs 7.60 lakh-13.95 lakh (ex-display area, Delhi).