Tata Motors have launched the new Tata SIGNA range of medium and heavy commercial vehicles at the 2016 Auto Expo. Each of these is specially designed to cater to the trucking and construction segments and will be on sale at all authorized Tata Motors Commercial Vehicle dealerships in India.
SIGNA 4923.S tractor, SIGNA 3118.T multi-axle truck, and SIGNA 2518.K tipper are each seen with an aerodynamic front fascia, an ergonomic cabin while displaying superior NVH levels. A large windscreen for all-encompassing visibility and better road view adds to safety while drivers are assured of fatigue-free capabilities even during long haul. Inbuilt telematics system by TATA FLEETMAN ensures better connectivity to the SIGNA range while allowing owners to manage their fleets better and with optimum fuel management.
Tata SIGNA 4923.S receives a Cummins ISBe 5.9 common rail engine offering 230 PS power and 850 Nm torque. It is being offered in multiple fully built load body options and useful for various applications while best in class fuel efficiency can also be expected. It has a Gross Combination Weight (GCW) of 49000 Kgs.
Tata SIGNA 3118.T is a MAV truck being offered with steerable and Lift Axle options. It is powered by Tata Cummins B5.9 L– 6 cylinder engine offering 180 PS power and 675 Nm torque. Efficient fuel usage and highest engine life is promised on this model ensuring the lowest total cost of ownership to buyers. It has a Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) of 31 ton.
Tata SIGNA 2518.K is specially designed as a construction and mining vehicle. It a Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) of 25 ton and is powered by Tata Cummins B5.9 L– 6 cylinder engine. The engine is capable of 180 PS power and 675 Nm torque.
Tata Ultra truck at 2016 Auto Expo
Tata Motors has also showcased the new Tata ULTRA 1518 at the 2016 Auto Expo. Based on the ULTRA platform, the ULTRA 1518 promises high load carrying capacity, driver comforts, and all round safety while it can be used for a variety of operations. Boasting of a gross weight of 15.7 tons, the ULTRA 1518 comes in powered by a 5 liter 4 cylinder engine capable of 180-210 PS power and 590-805 Nm torque. On board comforts include power steering, seating for up to 3 persons, a bed and adjustable and collapsible steering column.
No pricing of any of these models has been announced at the 2016 Auto Expo.
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