The Tata Indica, with a 56 kW 1.4-litre petrol engine, will go on sale in South Africa soon.
Tata officials have told Wheels24 managing editor John Oxley at the Auto Africa Motor Show that this car will retail for about R71 000.
This car also forms the basis for the MG Rover CityRover project in the UK.
A sedan version, the Indigo, as well as an estate, the Marina, are also destined for South Africa.
Tata recently launched it Telcoline pickup range in South Africa.