Reaffirming commitment towards sustainable public transportation, India’s leading bus maker, Tata Motors showcased five new public transport vehicles at the biggest Bus and Coach exhibition in the world Bus World India 2018.
The vehicles displayed at the bus world India 2018 are equipped with state-of-the-art technology and advanced safety features; these new variants will exhibit superior design, excellent fuel economy and a longer service life, making commute enjoyable and safer. The range displayed at the bus expo, compromises of a 12 seater Winger, 12 seater A/C Maxi Cab, 22 seater Marcopolo Ultra AC with push back seats, 1515 MCV staff coach and Intercity luxury coach Magna.
Mr. Sandeep Kumar, Head Sales & Marketing – Passenger Commercial Vehicle, Tata Motors adds “We are pleased to associate with BusWorld India 2018 as a platinum sponsor. It is an excellent platform to showcase our revolutionizing range of buses providing the customers with the perfect blend of convenience, comfort and smart travel options. Through our product offerings, we are shifting the paradigm for new age products and mobility solutions, not just for the passengers but for drivers too.”
Having launched the Winger in a 15 seater variant, Tata Motors has moved one step further by introducing the new 12-seater Winger at the bus expo. The new 12-seater Winger draws its power from a 2.2 Litre Dicor Engine that provides flat torque curve while addressing the pressing need for product performance and fuel efficiency for Tour and Travel operators.
Targeting the staff and tourist segment, Tata Motors displayed the Starbus Ultra A/C with 22 seater push back seat option and a 12 seater A/C Maxi Cab version. Both the busses are built by Marcopolo and are sport best in class features such as individual charging points, hand rest on all seats, Push back luxury leather seats with maximum comfort, power steering, air brakes and LED lighting to enhance the interior look.
Speaking of the technical side, the Tata Ultra comes powered by a new generation Turbotronn 140Hp Engine that has the highest first overhaul life of 7 Lakhs kilometres and lowest NVH levels. The 12-seater A/C Maxi Cab is powered by a 4SP CR engine that offers smooth engine operations. Other aggregates like GB-550 gearbox fitted with cable shift mechanism, radial tubeless tyres, parabolic suspension and tiltable steering ensures best ride comfort for both passenger as well as driver.
Changing the way, Inter-City bus application, moves, Tata Motors showcased India’s first Bus body Complaint luxury intercity bus Magna. The new age luxury coach is available with eye-catching exteriors and well-appointed interiors ensure passengers arrive refreshed from the journey. The bus is available in multiple seating options ranging from 35-44 seating options and 7.5 cubic meter boot space. The Tata Magna is backed by reliable aggregates like Cummins ISBe 5.9 engine, TATA G750 gearbox, VOITH Retarder and Marcopolo bus body. The bus is available in two power options 180 and soon to be launched 230Hp.
Keeping in mind the demand for a Fully Built Bus from STU or Staff application Tata 1515 MCV bus emerges as an ideal business partner for any operator. Made on proven 1515 chassis and supported by trustworthy aggregates like Cummins ISBe 5.9 engine, TATA G600 Gearbox and Tata Marcopolo body; the vehicle showcases features like three point seat belts, reverse camera with display, USB mobile charging points and GPS with Wi-Fi.
Commenting on the occasion Mr. Rohit Srivastava, Product Line Head – Passenger Commercial Vehicle, Tata Motors said “Buses from Tata Motors are a hallmark of excellence and the range has adapted innovations to suit both Indian and global travel conditions. Under our Turnaround 2.0 strategy, we are aggressively focusing on introducing new range of products with improved features and state-of-the-art technological advancements. Our priority is to provide efficient, clean, safe, accessible and affordable value propositions to our customers. Our exhibits at the BusWorld 2018 are a testament of our best-in-class solutions tailored to the bus segment in India, with special focus on driver and passenger comfort and safety.”