Commercial vehicle market leader Tata Motors has unveiled its newest range of intermediate and light commercial trucks (I&LCVs): the Ultra Sleek T.Series. The new trucks are available in three models – T.6, T.7 and T.9 – in varied deck lengths from 10- to 20 feet for varied applications. The models are priced at Rs 13.99 lakh, Rs 15.29 lakh and Rs 17.29 lakh respectively (all prices ex-showroom Delhi).
According to Tata Motors, new trucks offer a sleek 1900mm-wide cabin that provides superior driver comfort yet swift movement in confined city spaces, and smart features provide for easy manoeuvrability.
Girish Wagh, president – CVBU – Tata Motors with the Commercial Vehicle Business Unit leadership team at the launch of the Tata Ultra Sleek T.Series range.
Launching the Ultra Sleek T-Series range, Girish Wagh, president – Commercial Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors said, “Being the leader in the commercial vehicles domain, Tata Motors has consistently set new benchmarks by introducing smarter, future-ready products and solutions across its various segments. The launch of the Ultra Sleek T-Series range marks a new landmark in urban freight transportation. These trucks are sleeker and smarter enabling faster movement and hence higher utilisation and revenue with more trips. Built on the internationally recognised Ultra platform, the trucks are engineered to cater to a diverse set of applications.”
The Ultra Sleek T-Series range offer a futuristic styling with comfort, provides significantly lower Noise, Vibration and Harshness (NVH) levels, ease of movement on congested and narrow roads and a fatigue-free driving experience. The walk-through cabin is rigorously crash-tested for safety and comes equipped with adjustable seat height, tilt-and-telescopic power steering, and a dashboard-mounted gear lever. The cabin is equipped with a in-built music system, USB fast charging port and liberal storage space, while air brakes and parabolic leaf suspension provide better safety and control with clear-lens headlamps and LED tail-lamps improving night visibility.
The new products have variants available in 4-tyre and 6-tyre combinations and varied deck lengths, and the range is curated to suit diverse transportation needs. It is equipped to cater to a wide variety of applications, such as transportation of e-commerce products, FMCG, industrial goods, LPG cylinders, and refrigerated containers for transportation of Covid-19 vaccine, pharmaceuticals as well as food items such as eggs, milk and fresh farm produce.
In terms of power the BS VI 4SPCR engine, with 100hp power and a torque rating of 300Nm. The range is fortified with a strong modular chassis designed for better durability, and radial tyres with low-rolling resistance to further boost the fuel economy.
The trucks are equipped with Tata Motors’ Fleet Edge, telematics solution that helps optimise fleet management. Fleet owners get access to insights on vehicle diagnostics and driver behaviour, which help in better fleet utilisation. The Fleet Edge solution is relevant and beneficial across varied fleet sizes. It also comes with an offering of a comprehensive set of fully-built solutions, with multiple advantages like better financing terms, nationwide service warranty, and higher resale value, thus making a much better value proposition, through the life cycle, for its customers.
The Tata Motors' I&LCV range comes with a warranty of 3 years/300,000 kilometres. Tata Motors also offers Sampoorna Seva 2.0 and Tata Samarth – that provides commercial vehicle driver welfare, uptime guarantee, on-site service and customised annual maintenance and fleet management solutions with each I&LCV Truck.