Force Motors launched the world’s first Extreme Offroader 4x4x4 Vehicle Gurkha at Greater Noida U.P. It is powered by the 2.6 liter Mercedes OM 616 derived turbo charged intercooled engine that delivers 82 Ps of power at 3,200 rpm and 230 Nm of torque at 1,800-2,000 rpm. It is mated with 5 speed synchromesh transmission with Hi – Lo option on transfer case. This combined with the Differential Locks on both front and rear axles, makes it capable of extreme off-roading with 210 mm ground clearance. Its distinctive intake “Snorkel” in sparkling chrome finish ensures ample supply of fresh air to the engine which enables the Gurkha to have best in class water fording height.
Ex-Showroom Delhi Prices:
Gurkha 4X2 (Soft Top) – Rs 6.25 lacs
Gurkha 4×4 (Soft Top) – Rs 8.35 lacs
Gurkha 4×4 (Hard Top) – Rs 8.50 lacs
The Gurkha has reinforced tubular chassis that can withstand torsional stresses which the vehicle gets subjected to in extreme off-road situations. The improved independent front suspension with a solid torsion bar has been further fine tuned to enhance the riding comfort; essential for an enhanced off-road experience. A newly designed engine compartment ensures low NVH and better serviceability.
Mr. Prasan Firodia, MD Force Motors stated, “The vastly superior gradeability and its ability to negotiate undulating terrain makes the Gurkha an ideal vehicle for ‘off road’ conditions. The macho looking Gurkha has timeless classic appeal that would interest off-road enthusiasts across the nation.”
The Gurkha has a factory fitted air conditioner and power steering making it a pleasure to drive across both urban and off-road conditions. This rugged looking off-roader provides all the new age comforts and conveniences like sporty and sturdy instrument cluster, dual toned interiors, ergonomically designed dashboard and front facing luxurious reclining seats.
The Gurkha is based on the lines of the legendary Mercedes Gelandewagen (G –Wagon) and the high width tubeless off road tyres and trendy alloy wheels add to its style quotient. It will be available in 3 attractive colours with distinct and attractive graphics.