Key Specs of Tata LPK 1618
December 24, 2019: The sub 16 Ton tipper segment, the Tata LPK 1618 is by far, among the most popular models on sale in the country currently. It is available with a maximum permissible GVW of 16200kg and Load Body Options of either a 10 Cu.M Box body or a 7 Cu.M Scoop body. AS for the vehicle configuration, you can either get the Tata LPK 1618 in Cabin with Box body or a Cabin with Scoop body. It is available in a 4X2 axle configuration. The wheelbase for the Tata LPK 1618 is 3580 mm and a ground clearance of 248 mm.
The Tata LPK 1618 Tipper truck is powered by the company’s bSIV compliant Tata CUMMINS ISBe5.9 180 40 6 cylinder engine. This 5883cc diesel-powered engine makes peak torque of 700Nm at a rather low range of just 1200-1700rpm while the maximum power output too is a commendable 177.1bhp made at just 2500rpm. This engine gets the famed Tata G 750 6 -Speed manual gearbox mated to a 380mm single plate dry organic clutch. The top speed for the Tata LPK 1618 is limited to 80kmph and it has a Gradeability of 42%. The fuel tank capacity is 225 liters alongside a separate 35 liters tank for Ad-Blue.
Suspension duties are taken care by Semi-elliptical leaf springs at both ends while the cabin too gets a semi suspended design. Tata is offering the Tata LPK 1618 with features like power steering, a 6 way adjustable driver seat and ABS as standard for its all air brake set up.
Tata LPK 1618 Price List
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Tata LPK 1618 Comparision with Similar Tipper
Tata LPK 1618 - Expert Review
A leader in the commercial vehicle segment in India, Tata Motors has carved a niche for itself in the Indian trucking industry. One of the highest selling models, Tata LPK 1618, promises optimum performance and fuel efficiency even in extreme off-road conditions.
Claimed as the most powerful tipper in the segment with best-in-class performance, Tata LPK 1618 gives higher productivity for every trip. Heavy-duty aggregates, technically advanced and cutting-edge design, amongst other features, places the vehicle notches higher than its counterparts. Add to this, a best-in-class engine warranty of 24 months/2 lakh kms/3000 hours and a vehicle warranty of 18 months/1.5 lakh kms/2000 hrs, make Tata LPK 1618 a favoured choice among fleet owners.
Engine & Displacement: Tata Cummins B 5.9 and 5883 cc
Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW): 16200 kgs
Wheelbase & Turning Radius: 3580 mm & 7200 mm
Engine and Performance
Tata LPK 1618 is equipped with a top-of-the-line Cummins B 5.9 engine. With a max power of
183 Hp @ 2400 rpm and a max torque of 680 Nm @ 1300 -1500 rpm, and backed by 6 engine cylinders, this reliable and powerful engine ensures high productivity for every trip. A bigger 380 mm clutch guarantees better power transmission, increasing the life of the clutch assembly and reducing maintenance costs. A heavy-duty proven 6-speed gearbox with Twin Synchro cone ensures optimum gear ratios for improved efficiency and smoother gear shift resulting in increased driving comfort.
Vehicle Built and Load Capacity
A high payload capacity of 9385 kgs is supported by a Gross Vehicle Weight of 16200 kgs. A 3580 mm wheelbase ensures better road contact and a turning radius of 7200 mm guarantees better maneuverability while navigating sharp turns and bends. Premium quality ladder type heavy duty chassis frame built with more depth and thickness takes care of extensive field impacts.
Tata LPK 1618 has been rolled out in two variants: 10 Cum Box Body (for applications such as aggregate, sand, irrigation, tunnel projects, earthwork) and 7 Cum Scoop Body (for applications such as stone quarry, marbles, granite, tunnel projects). The 225 ltrs fuel tank helps the vehicle travel long distances and remote areas. A max speed of 81 kmph and a high gradeability of 42% make Tata LPK 1618 the most powerful tipper in its class. Also, a wider cross section beam and stronger axle assures high durability and enhanced load bearing capability.
Handling and Suspension
The vehicle comes with superior features for handling and suspension. A favourite in the trucking industry, Tata LPK 1618 has semi elliptical leaf spring front and rear suspension. The 4x2 axle configuration guarantees excellent steering stability and minimizes wear and tear of tyres.
Braking and Safety
Premium braking and safety features ensure safety during emergency conditions and under extreme circumstances. Loaded with superior air brakes and technologically advanced parking brakes, LPK 1618 is one of the safest vehicles to ply on the Indian roads.
Design and Comfort
Company-built safe and strong fixed all-steel cabin guarantees better safety and comfort. Ergonomically designed seats and cabin interiors reduce fatigue and ensure maximum comfort while driving for several hours at a stretch.
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