Tata Yodha top features explained
Published On May 29, 2020
Tata Motors Yodha pickup is among the most prominent products in the last-mile delivery segment, it comes in several variants, multiple cabins, and payload. Among the most compelling products, we take a look at the top features offered on recently launched BS6 powertrain pickup.
Tata Motors showcased an all-new BS6 complaint Yodha at the Auto Expo back in February. To take on the competitive Bolero Pickup range and offer more value to its discerning customer, the firm has worked on several areas of this pickup.
Among the major changes in Yodha BS6 includes the more powerful engine, bigger load body, and host of features in a goal to appeal to the wider customers and applications. Yodha is known for its toughness and also style among the pickups that are available in India at present.
Yodha comes in both, single cab and crew cabin variants with 4x2 and 4x4 drive options, and several payloads of 1200 kg, 1500 kg and 1700 kg, Tata Motors has also understood the wide range of usage the customer preferences and thus it offers the flexibility of customized body options too.
We list the top vital features of this splendid pickup.
The Tata Yodha range is powered with the proven and reliable Tata Motors 2.2 L DI engine, that delivers best-in-class power and fuel-efficiency. This heavy-duty engine is designed for a power of 73.6 kW (100 HP) and high torque of 250 Nm at a flat curve wider band from 1000 - 2500 r/min.
This combination helps in fewer gear shifts and better pickup even in fully cargo loaded conditions. Moreover, to make the driving ease and effortless the NVH (Noise - Vibration - Harshness) are extremely low, this is achieved by a focus on minute design elements and appropriate fitting of key aggregates in the overall vehicle construction.
Promise of performance
Productivity and performance are at the heart of this pickup, it can take on any terrain and cargo needs successfully with strong and reliable driveline aggregates. The rugged suspension, wide rear axle, disc brakes in front, and a 4 mm thick-rolled chassis frame, robust enough to face all loads on the most challenging roads and operating environment.
The bigger 16-inch tyres and a trustworthy gearbox equipped with a PTO delivers a highly competitive gradeability of up to 40%. A clutch diameter of 260 mm aids in effortless gear-shifting and can strengthen clutch life. Coupled this with highly Add to that, its enormously improved gear ratios and rear differential axle gear ratio ensure a high pulling-power and mileage. What also helps is the greater ground clearance of 210 mm granting to take all kinds of loads on the toughest road conditions.
This last-mile truck is used by entrepreneurs who are mostly owner-drivers, either running independent businesses or working with clients. Earning higher revenue every single trip is essential for the truck owner. Tata Motors understand the value customers expect of this vehicle, and hence Yodha is designed to offer the biggest cargo deck internal loading area of 47.9 sq.ft., along with payload options of 1200 kg, 1500 kg, and 1700 kg.
The CED-painted high-strength steel body delivers maximum durability. Along with its large 16-inch tyres for faster pickup and higher speed on urban and rural Indian roads alike. The overall built quality is built strong to perform on all grades, load and road conditions, helping to become the partner in the customer’s business to enable him to earn more.
Focus on Safety
Safety is another vital area the customer considers necessary, and thus Yodha pickup range is designed to offer greater safety for the driver and the cargo it carries.
Yodha gets the big bonnet with a crumple zone and a collapsible steering wheel that guarantees maximum safety in case of a frontal collision. Anti-roll bars fitted in the front and a beamy rear axle track adds to the stability on-road and off-road conditions. This is further complemented by twin-pot disc brakes in the front ensuring better braking with any load, on any road condition.
Comfortable to drive
Productivity and safety go hand in hand with a comfortable vehicle to drive. In the comfort and convenience department, Tata Motors hasn’t disappointed either. The Youdha’s aerodynamic design, SUV-type tall stance to muscular cabin design and trendy decals on side doors, makes its impressive presence on the road.
This is further augmented by several stunning features like a tiltable & collapsible power steering, comfortable bucket seats with headrests, rear sliding windows ensuring cabin ventilation, a modern and functional dashboard, inbuilt fast mobile charger, bottle holder, newspaper pocket, a lockable glovebox, a wide outer rearview mirror for enhanced visibility, and a reverse parking assistance system to aid customers while reversing, the Yodha comes loaded with features that deliver maximum comfort and convenience.
The Tata Yodha Pickup range is also available in cabin chassis options to build applications that can be customised as per your taste and needs.
Tata Yodha comes with all-around features and promise of performance to take on today's demanding last-mile logistics and supply chain demands.