Here Are The Best Tyres For Tata Tiago
Published On 17-Feb-2020 19:11:03
Besides revived face and interiors, it also gets AMT choice and new 15-inch tyres
The highly anticipated facelift of the Tata Tiago hatch is finally here. Unveiled ahead of 2020 Auto Expo, the new Tiago is bestowed with a sleek looking fresh face. The hot-selling hatch from Tata stable recently received segment-first 4-star rating in the Global NCAP crash test. In addition to black contrast roof and 15-inch alloys outside, the interiors see 7-inch touch-screen with 8-speakers surround sound system. The 2020 Tiago shuns diesel choice to make way for all-petrol 1.2L BS6 engine with AMT option in its line-up.
Tiago earlier was offered with 155/80 R 13 tyres in the XB, XE, and XM variants, while the 175/65 R 14 tyres served the XT and XZ variants. In its latest iteration, Tiago XE, XT, XZ, XZA trims are offered with full wheel covers and sport 175/65 R 14 tyres. Dual-tone hyperstyle wheels shod with 175/65 R 14 tyres are installed in XZ and XZA trims. Moreover, the top of the line models XZ+ and XZA+ feature sporty dual-tone alloys with larger 175/60 R 15 tyres for the first time.
So let’s peep into the details of the tyre patterns offered for Tata Tiago by the leading tyre manufacturers in India.
Bridgestone B290 (155/80 R 13, 175/65 R 14, 175/60 R 15)
Price: Rs 3907, 4850, 5729 (approximately)
Tailor-made to suit Indian road and weather conditions, the B-series tyre is meant for all-round performance. With the integration of unique compound, the tyre promises high tread life (of 10 per cent) over its predecessor (Bridgestone B250) and offers even wear. The modern tread pattern with square profile aids in wide appearance and ensures confident braking under wet/dry situations. The tyre maneuvers well under city limits and maintain stability at long stretches.
Michelin Energy XM2 (155/80 R 13, 175/65 R 14)
Price: Rs 3764, 4932 (approximately)
A very reliable passenger tyre in the segment, Michelin Energy XM2 offers a handsome balance of performance and safety on Indian roads. The tyre saves fuel due to low rolling resistance and delivers high tyre mileage thanks to the infusion of wear-resistant compound. It offers shorter braking distance (1.7m shorter) and lasts 15% longer than its predecessor. Enhanced wet and dry grip is assured owing to the use of the innovative micro adaptive compound.
CEAT Milaze X3 (155/80 R 13, 175/65 R 14)
Price: Rs 2839, 4150 (approximately)
For those who want maximum fuel and tyre mileage from their car tyre. The Ceat Milaze X3, also dubbed as 1 lakh kilometre tyre, offers high load strength and good handling on city/highway roads. Use of innovative tread compound coupled with reinforced tubeless layout arrests tread wear for longevity. Unique tread with stiff shoulder blocks translates into better road traction and confident cornering under wet and dry situations.
Goodyear Assurance DuraPlus (175/65 R 14)
Price: Rs 3444 (approximately)
Infused with patented DuPont Kevlar technology, the Goodyear tyre gets longer life and robust construction to confront the challenges of daily commuting. The very adaptable tyre delivers durability and quality performance under dry settings. Sidewalls get silica-stuffed Durawall compound for high cut and chipping resistance. The use of lightweight rubber materials results in low rolling resistance for better fuel economy numbers.
Yokohama Earth-1 E400 & BluEarth AE50 (175/60 R 15)
Price: Rs 4313 & Rs 4843 (approximately)
The made-for-India tyres by Yokohama offer enhanced road performance on city and long stretches. The unique construction of the tyres enables better wear control, while the innovative tread pattern aids in maximum handling performance. Straight grooves and sipes at the tread call for better safety and avert the risk of aquaplaning under damp situations. Higher grade carbon and other polymers used in the structure reduce deterioration rate and offer superior fuel efficiency.
Some more tyre patterns that can be added to the list comprise of Apollo Amazer 4G Life, Goodyear Assurance Triplemax 2, Pirelli P6 Cint, MRF ZVTS, and Continental Conti Comfort Contact CC5