Tata Signa 4825.T and LPT 4825 Haulage Truck: Product Review
Modified On May 23, 2022 05:27 PM
The 16-tyre, 5-axle truck suitable for long-haul transportation comes in Cowl and Signa Cabin. If you are looking to induct this massive truck into your fleet, then read to know all.
After the introduction of Goods and Service Tax (GST) and the implementation of new axle load norms, India’s heavy-duty haulage truck market has undergone a tremendous progressive change. Also, the focus on enforcing strict guidelines toward rated payload transportation across long-haul routes propelled the demand for heavy trucks that can carry more and more cargo in a single shipment efficiently with optimal cost.
Large, organized fleet operators now are open to investing in big trucks, especially haulage ones to carry higher rated loads across India’s length and breadth. This shift in customers' preferences fueled the growth of multi-axle trucks in the overall sales. To cater to discerning customers, OEMs also introduced new trucks in the high-end market. Within the heavy commercial vehicle market, the top end 16-tyre truck became popular as customers deployed giant trucks into some specialised high volume cargo shipping in various applications such as taker, open body or containers.
Market leader Tata Motors is known for its widest heavy truck portfolio that addresses the needs of customers across the spectrum. In the top-end 16-tyre truck segment there are two variants- LPT 4825Cowl and Signa 4825.T of a haulage truck that caters for the cowl and fully-built applications. Customers can choose based on the business needs within both variants. Let's look at what stands out about these giant trucks.
What stands out of this haulage truck is the powerful Cummins engine producing 250hp of power and a whopping 950Nm of torque. This ensures the 38-tonne payload is carried effortlessly irrespective of the terrain or operating cycle blending the power and torque well with optimal fuel efficiency.
Tata Motors has upped the power game across its heavy trucks' bigger size engines to accommodate the needs of carrying rated payloads along with maintaining higher speed across the highways.
The two variants of a cowl and factory-built cabin strategy by Tata Motors are noteworthy as it addresses almost all types of customer segments. The price-conscious customers can go for a cowl, and build the cabin and body outside within their budget.
While the fully-built unit is useful for those customers who want to deploy the truck right into the fleet, and not waiting to build the cabin and body with a safer, fit and finish of an OEMs and high on comfort. This also means the customers get to choose in this high stake, the pricey truck segment with much-needed flexibility.
If you choose the company built Signa Cabin then there is a lot to look forward to this truck. Firstly, you get a safer, strong and rugged cabin for driver safety and comfort. The truck is packed with top features taking into account the customer's preference, user applications and hassle-free ownership experience.
The long list includes 4-way adjustable seats, tilt & telescopic steering for superior driving comfort, a spacious cabin, factory fitted forced ventilation, an upmarket control panel with well-positioned switches, a panic button and vehicle tracking system, a lockable glove box for safe storage, wide and comfortable sleeper berth, clear wrap around headlamp, LH & RH aero corners for reduced aerodynamic drag and better fuel economy, a single locking system for entire vehicle among others.
With a power-packed, highly capable and modern truck, Tata Motors offers a compelling value proposition in the 16-tyre haulage truck category with the impressive LPT 4825 Cowl and Signa 4825.T variants of this giant truck. A lot is going on for this truck that would make your fleet incisive.
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