Tata Sumo Extreme • Price, Variants & Specifications
The Tata Sumo remains one of the favorite 4X4b drives in India and has been going strong for generation. It was long overdue a facelift. Tata Motors have now announced the revised version of the car which they have named the Tata Sumo Extreme in the 2014 Auto Expo. It is the same Sumo which has been reinforced for army use. No official launch date is available, but it may appear in the market by end 2015.
Tata Sumo Extreme Variants
Tata Sumo Extreme: price, variants and specifications
The Tata Sumo Extreme is fitted with 2.0 liter CR4 engine which has a displacement of 2956 cc. It generates 85 bhp of power and 250 Nm of torque. It is mated to a five speed manual transmission. The 4X4 drive can be selected with a knob as you move. The car has a fuel tank capacity of 65 liters. The car is fitted with a clutch of 260 mm dia High performance. Disc brakes are provided in the front while drum brakes are present in the rear. The car is fitted with a double wishbone with coil springs suspension in the front while there is parabolic left rear suspension. This two has been combined to deliver a simple yet sturdy driving experience.
Expected Price view Rs. 6 lakhs
The external appearance of the Tata Sumo Extreme leaves no one in any doubt that this vehicle is meant to completely dominate the road. While the front fascia has not been changed to any remarkable degree, the four roof mounted lamps attract the eyes of the viewers at first glance. The all round body cladding not only increases the protection but gives the car the appearance of a true off road vehicle. The bright orange color combined with black bumpers and the blacked out pillars and tinted windows contribute towards the aggressive look of the car. Another attention grabbing feature of this car is the new alloy wheels which come with all terrain tubeless tyres with an aggressive tread pattern. The fifth wheel is mounted on the back and adds to the aggressive look of the rear of the car. LED daytime running lights complete the external package.
The bright orange and black color scheme on the body of the car is continued with red and black upholstery in the interior. This is a seven seater car and there is ample space inside. Storage space is provided in various nooks and crannies in the car.
Features and specifications
The car is made for tough situations rather than luxurious comfort, but it still has a number of comfort features. They include power assisted steering, central locking, seat belts, remote fuel filler, rear wiper and defogger, power windows and air conditioning system with roof mounted system. A music system provides on board entertainment. It has Bluetooth and USB connectivity. This seven seater SUV is spacious and comfortable, but it is best known for completely dominating the road. Originally kitted for the army, the Tata Sumo Extreme is bound to be a great hit with those who have an adventurous spirit.