Tata Motors has launched Signa 4825.TK, the largest tipper truck to be made in India
Tata Signa 4825.TK has been launched keeping in mind high productivity needs, and quick turnaround. It’s gross weight allows more load to be carried per trip with its large box load body measuring up to 29 cubic metre. It’s a 47.5-tonne multi-axle tipper truck for surface transport and movement of construction and coal aggregates.
Powering the Signa 4825.TK is a Cummins-sourced BS6 complaint ISBe 6.7-litre engine that generates power of 250 hp and torque of up to 950 Nm in between 1000-1700 rpm paired with a G1150 9-speed gearbox and 430mm dia organic clutch.
Tata Signa 4825.TK tipper truck offers three well-defined drive modes- Light, Medium and Heavy to enable optimum power and torque torque performance based on surface, and load being carried. Signa 4825.TK is offered in two derivatives: 10×4 and 10×2, thus offering flexibility to buyers based on specific requirement. Gear ratios are tuned for surface transportation specifics, and the truck is equipped with a factory-built 29 cubic metre tipper body, and hydraulics.
Speaking on the occasion of the launch of the truck, RT Wasan, Vice President, Product Line, M&HCV, Tata Motors said, “Tata Motors has used the BS6 implementation opportunity to not only migrate to the stricter emission norms, but to truly upgrade the entire product portfolio and further match the customer’s requirement by setting new benchmarks for performance, operating efficiency, comfort and safety.”
Features on Offer
Signa 4825.TK features tilt and telescopic adjustable steering, three-way adjustable driver’s seat and a spacious sleeper cabin. Lower NHV attributes of the suspended cabin ensure a comfortable ride. Other much needed inclusions are Hill Start Assist (HSA), iCGT Brake and Engine brake. Advanced electronic sensors to prevent a possible topple in case of tipping enhances safety.
Nationwide, construction and coal industry portfolios are a focus area. Road construction projects worth crores are vied. Signa 4825.TK tipper truck’s capability is tuned to complete large projects in a timely manner basis high productivity, and quick turnaround. Tata Motors guarantees the product is built on its core principles of better performance, higher payload capacity, lower total ownership cost, and improved safety, and comfort ergonomics for the drive. The latter includes comfy all weather driving cause a of a grand AC system. The cabin is crash-tested, and driver controls the tipper from a high seating position. A blind spot mirror, and solid steel 3-piece bumper enhance safety outlook.
Fleet Edge next gen digital solution is a standard offering for optimised fleet management. Warranty schedule is of 6 years/6 lakh kilometres much like its other M&HCV range of trucks. Sampoorna Seva 2.0 and Tata Samarth caters to on-site service, drivers’ welfare, customised annual maintenance, and uptime guarantee.