Tata Motors Distribusi Indonesia (TMDI) has introduced the Tata Xenon XT D-Cab 4×4 at the 2016 Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS) for the local commercial vehicles market. Demand for 4×4 D-Cabs are strong for use as daily use vehicles and to carry supplies, apart from use in construction and defense sectors for their dual use.
4×4 D-Cab segment has reported consistent growth in Indonesia. TMDI President Director Biswadev Sengupta says Tata Xenon XT D-Cab 4×4 offers high power and torque, low emissions, a comfortable ride and most efficient operational cost in its class.
Tata Xenon XT D-Cab multi-purpose double-cabin pickup with adjustable capacity is suited for varied business types. Loading deck is made of double corrugated galvanized steel with 1,000 kilogram carrying capacity and dimension of 1,430 x 1,410 x 400 mm. Ground clearance stands at 210 mm.
Tata 2.2L VTT DICOR gets power from a common rail diesel engine with 5-speed manual transmission to go at max speed of 160 km/hour. The pickup returns maximum power of 148 PS at 4,000 rpm and peak torque of 320 Nm at 1700- 2700 rpm. 4WD comes with shift on fly 4×4 for off-road capacity. GBS-76-5/4.1 gearbox with overdrive enables smooth gear shifts.
Equipped with independent suspension with antiroll bar and LSD (Limited Slip Differential), stability in manoeuvring is assured even at full load across varying terrain and road conditions.
Tata Motors Xenon D-cab is equips itself with a Collapsible Steering Column, twin circuit braking system, dual airbags, ABS, side impact beams and reinforced 3-layer body construction.
Initial response for Tata Xenon XTD-Cab 4×4 has been good and Tata Motors is confident the vehicle will meet expectations of Indonesian customers.