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Zika trolls over Zica, Tata Motors to rename its new car

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Published on 3 Feb 2016 12:36 PM GMT

Zika trolls over Zica, Tata Motors to rename its new car
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Mumbai: India’s automobile giant Tata Motors as a socially responsible company has decided to rename its latest economic segment car ‘Zica’ after its name clashed with dreaded virus Zika.

The announcement was made through a press statement by Tata Motors.

About ‘Zica’ -

  • Launch of Zica car name coincide with Zika virus.
  • Name of car Zica is derived from ‘Zippy car’.
  • Zika virus is derived its name from Zika forest of Uganda.
  • Footballer Lionel Messi is the brand ambassador of Tata Motor.
  • First case of Zika virus was reported in Argentina.

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