Aug 21, 2019: Another offering from Tata’s range of light trucks, Tata Ultra 1518 is powered by the company’s NG 5.0 DICR, 4- cylinder turbo compression injection diesel engine with intercooler technology. The powerplant comes with Tata’s common rail fuel injection system which helps it produce 180 hp of power at 2400 rpm and 590 Nm of torque between 1,000 and 2000 rpm. The diesel engine comes mated to a 6-speed cable shift manual gearbox which gets a single plate, 352 mm diameter dry friction type clutch. A prominent highlight of this truck is the three years or three hundred thousand kilometer warranty offered by the company. Tata Ultra 1518 is impressively light, it only gets a gross vehicle weight of 15710 kgs, which is impressive for a truck this size. Comfort and safety features like integrated hydraulic power steering which comes with tilt and telescopic adjustment and dual circuit full, air S-CAM brakes with ABS are offered as standard in Ultra 1518. Prices for Tata Ultra 1518 start from Rs. 18.98 lakh (ex-showroom price, New Delhi) and the truck rivals the likes of Ashok Leyland 1618, Eicher Pro 3015, and Bharat Benz 1414.