New Delhi, October 18 (Agency) Tata Motors has launched the sub-compact SUV Punch in the Indian market. Its showroom price starts from Rs 5.49 lakh. The company said that this model has been designed at Tata Motors’ studios in India, UK and Italy. It is a completely new category….subcompact SUV. This model falls below the Nexon in the company’s products. It has a 1.2 liter petrol engine. This model will be available in both manual and automatic. Tata Motors claimed that the manual trim of this model will deliver ARAI certified fuel efficiency of 18.97 kmpl. At the same time, the fuel efficiency of AMT (Automated Manual Transmission) will be 18.82 kmpl. The company said that it has got a 5-star rating for the safety of adult passengers in the Global NCAP crash test. Shailesh Chandra, President, Passenger Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors said, “With Punch, we have created an entirely new category. It is a small sized car like an SUV.