In 2008, three years after the launch of the very first model of the Tata Ace “Chota Haathi” and its initial success, Tata Motors introduced the CNG variant of the small commercial vehicle, with its popularity continuing to rise. Over 15 years later, the company has now brings to market its latest Tata Ace Gold CNG BS6, with the promise of higher mileage, better pick-up, more payload, more convenience, lower maintenance and higher profits - the 6 Ka Vada
Let’s dive deeper into the enhanced features and specifications that deliver on this promise.
Engine & Power
The Tata Ace Gold CNG BS6 is powered by a Water Cooled Multipoint Gas Injection 694 cc engine offering 26 HP @ 4000 RPM for better speed, 50 NM @ 2500 RPM torque for improved acceleration and a high 29% gradeability for smoother pickup. Furthermore, the truck comes with an in-built Gear Shift Advisor, boosting mileage to the best in the category of small commercial vehicles.
Clutch & Transmission
With a single plate dry-friction diaphragm type clutch, 6-speed manual transmission, synchromesh on all forward gears and sliding mesh for the reverse gear, you can always count on the Tata Ace Gold CNG to deliver a superior and smooth on-road performance, no matter the terrain.
Brakes & Suspension
This variant of the Tata Ace features front disc brakes and rear drum brakes, with rugged front parabolic leaf spring and rear semi-elliptical leaf spring suspension. It also has a hydraulic, double-acting telescopic type shock absorber. So journeys are pleasantly less bumpy, even when manoeuvring through crowded or traffic jams.
Durability & Payload
When it comes to durability, the Tata Ace Gold CNG boasts a heavy-duty truck like chassis and axles that offers more reinforcement. This means an increased payload from older models, up to 640 kgs. A large 2520 mm (8.2 feet) loading area and load body options increase the versatility and profitability of the truck, opening up to the many application possibilities, for aspiring entrepreneurs.
Comfort & Convenience
The stylish cabin and interiors of the Tata Ace Gold make life comfortable and convenient for the driver and passenger. With fittings like a new digital cluster, spacious glove box and USB charging point, so that they have everything they need for a successful journey, completely within reach.
Maintenance & Profit
Simple yet high quality technology and features that offer vehicle efficiency and longevity, make the Tata Ace Gold CNG BS6 one of the most affordable small commercial vehicles to own. Along with the benefit of a 2 year/72,000 km standard warranty, 24-hour customer care helpline and strong network of Tata Motors service centres to help when you need it most. So while you save more on maintenance and fuel spends, you continue to maximise profits thanks to the truck’s high performance, payload and potential.