Tata Ultra Trucks Unveiled Along With Entire Range of Vehicles in South Africa
Tata Motors in South Africa today unveiled its new generation range of commercial vehicles. The vehicles are Tata Ultra, The Business Utility Vehicle at Futuroad Expo, 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Three new models from Ultra range were showcased including ULTRA 814 (4.5T), ULTRA 1014 (5.5T), and ULTRA 1418 (7.5T). The Tata ULTRA is designed & tested for South African conditions and will deliver five key benefits
Ultra Versatility with multiple wheelbase & payload options.
Ultra Performance with a powerful 140 PS CR engine and new gen 6-Speed Over Drive transmission.
Ultra Comfort with extra space, ergonomic seating, best-in-class NVH and standard HVAC ensuring higher driver productivity.
Ultra Style with elegant & stylish aerodynamically designed cabin.
Ultra Safety with full air brake and a cabin meeting European safety norms
Be it for large fleet, captive users, fleet rental companies or logistics companies, the Tata ULTRA offers class-leading features such as widest cabin & track that makes it one of the most versatile platform for wider and longer bodies. With three wheelbase options & payloads ranging from 3 to 8 tons, the Ultra platform is designed to deliver across applications making this offering a true business utility vehicle.
Tata Also Showcased a range of commercial vehicles as well.
Offering enhanced levels of durability and reliability on the ULTRA platform, the new ULTRA 814 is powered by new generation NG 3.0 Lt CRDI engine coupled with both Manual & AMT options that will offer best in class driver comfort, space, high load carrying capacity and safety. Available in 4.5T Payload with highest body option of 5.5M, Tata Ultra provides customers complete flexibility, for varying business requirements. All these together make the ULTRA 814 a reliable asset and the most efficient solution for optimum business profitability. The Tata Ultra 814 has been launched at a special introductory price of ZAR 351,000 excluding VAT and includes 2 year / 120,000 kms service plan.
The ULTRA offers faster turnaround time and enhanced profitability for any goods carrying business, making it an ideal work horse for movement of materials across distances. The driveline of the ULTRA 1014, has the latest NG 3.0Lt engine with an output of 140 HP, a new-generation transmission with aluminum casing – the 6 Speed – G-550 overdrive gear box with AMT options, with cable-shift mechanism and axle technology, with reduced weight, ensures superior performance and greater fuel efficiency for varied payloads. The Longer wheelbase of 4530 makes Tata Ultra suitable for varying business applications such as FMCG, white goods etc.
Powered by New Gen 5.0Lt CRDi engine, Ultra 1418 is the offering in HCV range that will be available in the wheelbase options of 4900 & 5300 mm. The vehicle will offer a payload upto 7.5T which will be suitable for the customer to carry loads to mid – haul range. Front Parabolic suspension and suspended cabin ensures maximum output from your driver. All these together make the ULTRA 1418 a reliable asset and the most efficient solution for optimum business profitability
XENON X2 AT 4×4:
For the ultimate driving experience, look no further than the Xenon X2 Automatic. The 6-Speed automatic transmission coupled with 2.2L DICOR VVT engine producing 148hp of raw power & 320Nm of torque, makes driving a breeze in the new Xenon X2 AT. Based on the brand new hydroformed platform, the X2 AT includes front independent coil spring suspension, rack and pinion power steering, and front and rear gas filled shock absorbers, all contributing to a superb ride.
While cruise control gives you the freedom to relax on the open road, the hill hold and hill descent control, along with 4×4 Torque on Demand give you peace of mind while driving in hilly terrain or off-road. A stand out feature is the flat stylized load body – a first of its kind for a double cabin pickup. The Xenon X2 AT also comes equipped with driver and passenger airbags, and next generation ABS/ESP 9.1 for superior safety.
SUPER ACE MINT
Super Ace Mint is a stylish and comfortable last mile cargo mover.
A 1.4L Turbocharged motor producing 52 kW (70 HP), class leading 2630 mm (8ft 6inches) long dropside load body and contemporary design makes it a perfect vehicle for captive applications. Suitable for both inter-city & intra city transportation, voluminous goods and applications where turnaround time is of utmost importance. It comes with power steering & collapsible column for safe and comfortable driving experience. The technologically superior DICOR (Direct Injection Common Rail) 4 cylinder engine generates a top speed of 125 km / h , torque of 140 Nm &gradeability of 38% means that it is an ideal vehicle to negotiate all types of gradients.
PRIMA RACING Truck:
The massive and Powerful Tata Prima Race Trucks with their racing prowess proved to be a treat for motorsports fanatics at India’s F1 Track, the Buddha International circuit. Tata Prime Race truck of 380 HP were built for the purpose, and driven by experienced international truck racing drivers, from the acclaimed British & European truck racing championships. The T1 truck racing is FIA (international Automobile Federation) certified event which has completed 3 seasons.
PRIMA TIPPER 3338.K
The PRIMA 3338.K 8×4 Tipper is specially designed with world-class features that ensures maximum power and productivity, matching global standards of excellence. The vehicle is powered by a high-performance Cummins 8.9 liter CRDi engine, coupled with proven Eaton 9-speed Manual gearbox that is perfectly suited for all construction applications, regardless of the terrain. With new-age design, coupled with more utility and optimum performance, Tata Prima enables customers to upgrade to a new world smart truck. Tata Prima built on a global platform sourcing its driveline aggregates from the best of trucking nations – Engine technology from USA, Gearbox expertise from Europe and USA, Chassis frame knowhow from Mexico, and the tried and tested suspension has its origin in USA.
The Tata Prima has been designed and built keeping all logistics challenges in the mind and ensure to be the smart solution for all the truck needs. The Tata Prime is the perfect vehicle which embodies the basics of trucking and ensure the convenience of modern day trucking.
Besides focusing on the mechanism of the vehicle, the uniqueness of the Tata Prima is that its cab focuses on Driver comfort. The cockpit of the Tata Prima is both functional and attractive with a separation in terms of working and living areas. The smartly design dashboard is attractive and can be comfortably accessed by the driver. The Cabin is Air conditioned, includes Air suspended and 9 way adjustable seat, arm rest, Tillable and Telescopic steering system, Music system, with Global Positioning System provision, besides roomie occupant space. A combination of increased productivity and longer life makes the Tata Prima an indispensable asset – be it to large captive user, transporters, contractors or owner drivers.