India's largest manufacturer of motor vehicles is TATA Motors Limited. With 2008-09 revenues of $14 billion, it is India's leading commercial vehicle manufacturer and the fourth largest truck manufacturer in the world. It is also the world’s second largest bus manufacturer.
Established in 1945, TATA is no flash in the pan, but is a robust, forward-thinking business. It currently employs 23,000 individuals and has a joint-venture agreement with Fiat and other companies. Current manufacturing sites are spread throughout India as well as other countries through acquisitions and joint-ventures. TATA Motors has taken over South Korea's Daewoo Commercial Vehicles and lorry company and now exports two thirds of Korea's heavy commercial vehicles. TATA is also listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
Top Models of TATA Trucks for Sale
Rigid-body TATA lorries are available in a variety of models ranging from the 90 horse power LPT 1109, which has a GVW of 11900 kg, to the 176 horse power LPT 2518 with a GVW of 25000kg. These are available with a variety of drives such as 4 X 2 and 6 X 4, as well as right or left hand drive. They are also available in a variety of body types.
Tractor-trailer TATA trucks include three models. The first, the LPS 3516, is a 160 horse power unit with a GVW of 35200 kg. Next is the LPS 4018. This tractor has 177 horse power with a GVW of 40200 kg. The largest tractor, the LPS 4923 TC has 227 horse power and a GVW of 49000 kg. The LPS 4923 TC has a Cummins 6BT engine with a Eaton FS-10309 9-speed gearbox.
A TATA lorry is a valuable investment. TATA Motors has a very intensive R&D program as well a large and capable engineering staff. Having a world-wide presence means that parts are readily available. Mascus has a wide range of used trucks for sale available to buy from sellers across Europe.