Tata Motors is the leading operator in the light commercial vehicle and pickup truck segment of Indian market, and they just took another leap with Ace Mega. Today Tata Motors launched a new sturdy and lightweight pickup truck Tata Ace Mega in Mumbai.
Ace Mega can carry a load of 1 ton, and it comes with a light weight aluminum made fourth generation 2 cylinder 800 cc DiCOR engine matched with 5 speed gearbox which is capable to deliver 40 hp peak power. Large brakes and strong and rugged leaf spring suspension set up and high ground clearance of 175 mm makes this vehicle capable to take on various road conditions. Tata Motors claims that this vehicle comes with 90 kmph maximum speed, which ensures it can make more and more trip with low turnaround timing which will earn the operators more and more revenue. They also claims it comes with ARAI certified 18.5 kmpl fuel economy, which is best in the segment. Thus this vehicle comes as the lowest cost operational vehicle in the small pickup truck segment. Small pickup trucks are the new forte of Indian commercial vehicle market, as they are very popular thanks to the low cost operations, thus bringing the operators more and more profit.
Tata Ace Mega comes with a price tag of INR. 4.31 lakh (Ex showroom, Thane), while Tata Motors has announced it will be available in attractive Azure Blue color initially. They also announced that initially, this vehicle will be available in seven states, which are Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Orissa, Bihar, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal.
Mr. Ravi Pisharody, Executive Director, Commercial Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors Ltd., hopes, ACE Mega will become a key business partner for millions of entrepreneurs and market load operators across the country.