27 August, 2015, ET Auto
Commercial vehicle manufacturer Tata Motors
has launched its new pick up ACE Mega, on Thursday, the company said in a statement. Launched at a price of Rs 4.31 lakh (ex Thane), the small commercial vehicle (SCV) is available in azure blue colour.
With a rated payload of 1 tonne, the Tata ACE Mega has been designed and developed for maximising revenues of the transport operator by ensuring more trips, more load carrying capability in low turnaround time and meeting requirements of both, intra and intercity transportation and can be easily driven on any kind of terrain.
Initially, it will be available for sale in seven states – Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Orissa, West Bengal and Tamil Nadu, and will expand to other states in a phased manner.
According to Ravi Pisharody, Executive Director, Commercial Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors, “Tata Motors has been a pioneer in creating and growing the small commercial vehicle market in India with its varied portfolio in this segment. We know our customer requirements very well and the ACE Mega is one such product which emerges out of our in-depth knowledge and consumer insight. Like other members of the Tata ACE family, it will strongly contribute to an entrepreneur’s bottom line of business operations and progressively increase the top line with segment-leading uptime.”
It comes equipped with the 4th generation 2 cylinder 800 cc DiCOR engine, which delivers a power of 40 HP. Its 5 speed gearbox facilitates speed of 90 kmph and has a fuel efficiency of 18.5 kmpl.
The Tata ACE Mega’s cabin comes with an ergonomically located driver console, glovebox with lock, provision for music system, mobile charging facility, digital clock and full fabric seats.