Skip to contentSkip to footer

2021 Tata Altroz iTurbo: Specifications, Mileage, Features & Variants Explained

Latest Update: Tata Altroz iTurbo hot-hatch has been launched in India at an introductory price range of Rs 7.74 – Rs 8.85 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). Click here to know more about it in detail. 

On the first anniversary of the Altroz premium hatchback, Tata Motors has revealed its new turbocharged model called "Altroz iTurbo". It is scheduled to launch on 22nd January 2021, while its official pre-launch bookings have been started for a token amount of Rs 11,000. From today, it will also be available for test drives.

Powered by a 1.2-litre turbo-petrol unit, the Altroz iTurbo will be available in three variants: XT, XZ, and a newly introduced XZ+ variant. Most of the features will remain the same to the existing variants on offer, however, the iTurbo trims will also get some additional goodies. So, for your convenience, here we have done a detailed variant-wise features classification of the new Altroz iTurbo. But before we dive into the feature’s part, first look at its specifications and other details: – 

Tata Altroz iTurbo – Engine Specifications

Tata Altroz Technical Specifications

Engine Type

1.2-litre i-Turbo Petrol (NEW)

1.2-litre Revotron Petrol

1.5 L Turbocharged Revotorq Diesel

Engine Capacity / Displacement (cc)

1199 cc,

1199 cc, 3 Cylinders

1497 cc, 4 Cylinders

No of Cylinders




Max Power

110PS @ 5500rpm

86PS @ 6000rpm

90PS @ 4000rpm

Max Torque

140Nm @ 1500 – 5500rpm

113Nm @ 3300rpm

200Nm @ 1250 -3000rpm

Gearbox Options

5-speed manual

5-speed manual

5-speed manual

Drive Modes

2 (City & Sport)

2 (City & Eco)

2 (City & Eco)

Claimed Mileage / Fuel Efficiency 





  • The Altroz iTurbo is powered the 1.2-litre 3-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine that generates 100PS and 140Nm. This motor is essentially a de-tuned version of the Nexon’s petrol engine. For reference, the Nexon Petrol produces 120PS/170Nm. 
  • Compared to its 1.2-litre naturally aspirated Revotron petrol engine, it delivers 24PS/27Nm more power & torque.
  • At the time of launch, iTurbo will be available with a 5-speed manual gearbox only. A 7-speed dual-clutch automatic is likely to be offered in the near future.
  • The Altroz iTurbo can accelerate from 0-100 km/hr in just 11.9 seconds. 

Tata Altroz iTurbo – Design, Cosmetical Changes & Dimensions

The Altroz iTurbo looks similar to the standard Altroz, save for an 'iTurbo' badging on the boot lid. With iTurbo's debut, Tata has also introduced a new Harbour Blue colour, which will be available in all variants from Altroz XM+ onwards. However, the contrast Black roof option will be exclusive for the Altroz iTurbo XZ and XZ+ trims. Apart from this, all Altroz variants will now boast a new Sporty Black & light Grey dual-tone cabin theme.

As far as the size is concerned, the Altroz iTurbo shares all its dimensions with the standard model. 

Length x Width x Height 

3990 x 1755 x 1523 mm



Ground Clearance (Unladen)


Boot Space


Min turning radius


Tyre size

165/80 R14 (XT i-Turbo), 195/55 R16 (XZ i-Turbo, XZ+ iTurbo)

Spare Tyre Size

165/80 R14

Kerb weight Unladen 

XT iTurbo -1041kg, XZ iTurbo -1075kg, XZ+ iTurbo -1077kg


Tata Altroz iTurbo – Features Explained 

1. Tata Altroz iTurbo XT

Features: – 

  • Exterior: – Dual chamber headlamp, LED DRLs, Piano black ORVM, steel wheel (14-inch) with half cap, integrated spoiler. 
  • Interior: – Flat-bottom steering wheel, dead pedal, 4-inch LCD driver's display (MID), 15-litre cooled glove box, mood lighting (footwell), rear parcel tray, bottle storages in all doors, fabric upholstery. 
  • Safety: – Dual airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors, rear camera with dynamic guidelines, ISOFIX child seat mounts, corner stability control, automatic door relocking, front seatbelt reminder, collapsible steering, front seat belt with load limiter, engine immobiliser, impact sensing auto door unlock, door ajar warning, perimetric alarm system, dual horn. 

  • Comfort & Convenience: – All 4 power windows with driver-side one touchdown window, day/night IRVM (manual), front fog lamp with cornering function, tilt-adjustable steering, flat rear floor, central locking, automatic AC, electrically adjustable ORVM with auto-fold function, cruise control, keyless entry with engine start/stop button, follow-me-home function, Sport & City drive mode, cruise control, front-seat adjustable headrest. 
  • Entertainment: – 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system by Harman, FM/AM, Bluetooth connectivity, Android Auto & Apple Carplay, USB, 4-speakers, 2-tweeters, customizable infotainment screen, voice command, steering mounted audio & telephony control, WhatsApp & text message readout, smartphone integration with ConnectNext app. 

2. Tata Altroz iTurbo XZ

Features (Over iTurbo XT) – 

  • Exterior: – Dual-chamber projector headlamps, chrome accent on piano black ORVM, dual-tone alloy wheels (16-inch), black contrast roof. 
  • Interior: – 7-inch TFT driver's display (MID), retractable tray in the glove box, sunglass holder, leather-wrapped steering & gear knob, 3D embossed upholstery (fabric), metal finished door handles, dashboard integrated mood lighting.

  • Safety: – Rear wiper & washer, rear defogger, smart rear wiper with a wash, rain-sensing front wipers, height-adjustable front seatbelts.
  • Comfort & Convenience: – Auto headlamps, navigation with turn-by-turn prompt on MID, front sliding armrest with storage, rear AC vent, a rear power outlet, rear seat adjustable headrest, steering mounted instrument cluster controls.
  • Entertainment: – 2 Additional tweeters. 

3. Tata Altroz iTurbo XZ+ 

Features (Over iTurbo XZ) – 

  • Exterior: – Flat type front wipers blade.
  • Interior: – Leather upholstery.
  • Safety: – Rear fog lamps. 

  • Comfort & Convenience: – Wearable key, Xpress cooling function for AC (cools the car 70 % faster than normal), one-touch auto up/down driver side window, iRA connected car technology (27 features), natural voice command with 70+ Hindi/English & Hinglish commands compatibility, What 3 Words function (assists to find a location using just three words)
  • Entertainment: – Personalized wallpapers.

The iRA is a smart connected technology that we have already seen in Tata Nexon. It comprises 27 features with 5 layers of connectivity: – 

5 layers of connectivity


Remote Commands

Remote lock / Unlock

Remote headlights on/ off

Remote distance to empty (DTE) check

Remote horn

Vehicle Security

Intrusion alert

Find my car

Stolen vehicle tracking

Remote immobilization

Emergency SMS

Location-Based Services


Time fencing alert

Valet mode

Nearest service station

Roadside assistance

Share location


Social Tribes

Trip details

Driving Score

Live Vehicle Diagnosis

Vehicle dashboard

Critical alerts

As mentioned above, the prices of Altroz iTurbo are slated to be announced on 22nd January. Expect the ex-showroom prices of Altroz iTurbo to start around Rs 8 lakh. In premium hatchback space, it will be positioned against the likes of Hyundai i20 Turbo and Volkswagen Polo TSI