The new Gurkha gets a BS-IV-compliant 85hp, 2.6-litre engine, two new variants and a few cosmetic changes.
Force Motors has launched the new BS-IV-compliant Gurkha with a variety of updates for 2017. Besides the revamped engine, the Gurkha currently gets a number of cosmetic changes and a replacement chassis with multi-link spring suspension all around. costs begin at Rs 8.45 hundred thousand and go up to Rs 8.48 hundred thousand (ex-showroom, Delhi).
ENGINE AND DISPLACEMENT
The largest modification, however, is that the retuned version of the older 2.6-litre diesel mill that’s currently BS-IV compliant. The motor churns out 85hp at three, 200 rpm and 230 Nm at 1,400-2,400 rpm and is mated to a five-speed manual transmission.
VARIANTS AND SPECIFICATIONS
In a bid to expand its vary, Force Motors has conjointly introduced 2 variants. The Xplorer variant is out there as a hard-top and a soft-top, three-door or five-door, with capability to seat 5 or seven folks and permanent four-wheel-drive. The Xpedition trim may be a five-door model which will seat up to 9 folks however solely gets rear-wheel drive. curiously, the Xplorer variant, at 3,992 mm long, may be a sub-4 metre model whereas the Xpedition is 4,342 mm long. The distance of the Xpedition is 2,750 mm, 350 mm longer than the Xplorer.
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STYLE AND FEATURES
The Gurkha has conjointly undergone a number of styling changes and gets new front and rear steel bumpers, fatter rubber, new graphics on the body, graphics, clear lens headlamps, a full-length slip-resistant footboard and 4 color choices – Supreme White, Matt Black, Copper Red and beam Silver.
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