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Tata Motors announced two new variants of the Harrier SUV, the XMAS and XMS. The XMS variant sits between the XM and the XT variants and is only available in a manual transmission version. The Harrier XMS is on offer for an introductory price of Rs 17.20 Lakh (ex-showroom). The XMAS variant sits between the XMA and the XTA+ variants and is available only in an automatic transmission version. Tata Motors is offering the Harrier XMAS for an introductory price of Rs 18.50 Lakh (ex-showroom).

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The Tata Harrier is based on Tata’s OMEGARC platform which is derived from Land Rover’s D8 platform. Powering the Harrier is Tata’s 2.0-litre 4-cylinder Kryotec BS6 diesel engine producing 167 bhp and 35.6 kgm of torque. The engine is available with either a 6-speed manual or a 6-speed automatic transmission. The claimed fuel efficiency figures for the Harrier are 16.35 kpl for the MT version and 14.6 kpl for the AT version.

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The Harrier XMS and XMAS will feature a panoramic sunroof, and a touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It will also get an 8-speaker sound system and a reverse parking camera in these variants. Until now the Panoramic Sunroof was available in the XT+ and XTA+ variants and above. The XT+ is priced at Rs 18.20 Lakh and the XTA+ is priced at Rs 19.50 Lakh (both ex-showroom). With the launch of these two new variants, customers looking for a sunroof can get it at Rs 1 Lakh less.