Tata Motors bags 6,413 units Ace Gold mini-truck order from Andhra Pradesh
Published On Oct 23, 2020
One of the largest single orders for its Ace mini-truck, also known as ‘Chota Hathi,’ the new Ace Gold emerged as the top bidder for its low cost of operations, durability and versatility.
Tata Ace, the revolutionary mini-truck, has emerged as the winner in what could be among the largest single orders for Tata Motors. The Ace Gold yet again underlines its popularity, affordable price, and practicality among Indian truck buyers. Today, Tata Motors announced that it has bagged the prestigious order for 6,413 units of Ace Gold from Andhra Pradesh State Civil Supplies Corporation.
Tata Motors emerged as the top bidder, as per the terms and conditions of the government body, and will be delivering the fully-built Tata Ace Gold vehicles. The vehicles are to be used as mobile dispensing units for the doorstep delivery of supplies in the state of Andhra Pradesh and will be customised by Tata Motors to suit the application perfectly. The Tata Ace Gold was chosen for its value-for-money, low cost of operations, durability, and versatility. The e-bidding process was carried out through the Government e-Marketplace.
Speaking on this huge order, Vinay Pathak, Vice President, Product Line, SCV & PU, Tata Motors, said, “We’re delighted to be associated with Andhra Pradesh Civil Supplies Corporation. It is one of the most prestigious orders we have won till now, and we will not only be delivering the customised, fully-built Ace Gold mini trucks, but also be helping the corporation in the comprehensive maintenance of the vehicles. It gives me immense joy to see that our upgraded range of BS6 vehicles are extremely well received by the customers, be it private owners or government bodies.”
The Tata Ace Gold is available in diesel, petrol, and CNG BS6-compliant engine options to cater to the customers' evolving needs. Over the years, Tata Ace has become synonymous with India's last-mile cargo logistics and transportation needs.
Ace Gold offers a value-for-money proposition with its reliability, durability, and versatility. The Tata Ace is known for its ability to earn more for its owners, low maintenance and operating costs, high resale value, and good driving comfort.
Tata Ace, first launched way back in 2005, has revolutionized the last-mile delivery segment forever by offering a compact yet powerful, suitable truck to use across cities, towns, and villages. It has made Tata Motors the leader in the 2T gross weight category, and despite stiff competition, Ace retains an edge with a considerable lead against its rivals. Ace has employed millions of Indians and also helps small businesses to be efficient transport solutions.