TATA Motors is India’s largest manufacturer of commercial vehicles. TATA rolled out its first truck TELCO with collaboration with Daimler-Benz back in 1954. Here is a Timeline of TATA’s commercial vehicles. From 1954 to 2016.
TATA Motors Timeline:-
Tata Motors and Daimler-Benz launched TELCO in 1954. Both companies had a collaboration.
TATA Motors LP Series
The first truck Tata Motors Rolled out with its own branding was in 1969. The LP series which is still continued.
TATA’s First Truck From Pune Plant
Tata Motors opened its plant in Pune, Maharashtra and rolled out its first truck in 1977.
TATA Motors 407
Tata Motors Launched The Legendary 407 in the year 1986. The 407 hit a large number of sales.
TATA Motors Pickup Truck the MOBILE
Tata Motors launched the first pickup truck segment vehicle named MOBILE in 1988. It became very famous at that time because there were no other options in the Indian market.
TATA Motors Mini Truck- ACE
Tata Motors launched the TATA ACE minitruck in 2005. It became very famous and was sold in large numbers. It is still present in the market in CNG and Diesel options and is unofficially named as ‘Chota Hathi’.
TATA Motors XENON
Tata Motors launched its first luxury pickup truck called XENON in 2007. It is equipped with a lot of modern days features like power steering, air conditioner, power windows and much more. You have two options single cab and double cab both are available in 4 wheel drive options. It is still in production.
TATA Motors- PRIMA
Tata Motors launched its Super truck the PRIMA. Tata also organised T1 Prima Truck Racing in Tata Prime used to race on race tracks. It is equipped with air conditioner and other comfort features also.
TATA Motors ULTRA Range
Tata Motors launched its ULTRA range in 2014.
TATA Motors SIGNA
Tata Motors launched its SIGNA Range in 2016. Which are more powerful than PRIMA range.