MAW Vriddhi Commercial Vehicle Pvt. Ltd., exclusive distributors for Foton Motor Group, one of the world’s largest manufacturer of commercial vehicles, is all set to launch the all-new Tunland E pick-up truck in the Nepalese market.
The Foton Tunland E is a compact pickup sold by Foton Motor in China as well as Australasia, Colombia, and emerging markets. Foton says the Tunland E combines the power, performance, and reliability of established, globally-reputed brands for its major drivetrain elements. The Tunland E will be Foton’s entry into the competitive pick-up market.
The double-cab pick-up comes with a premium design, upgraded technology features and performance, higher levels of interior quality, and improved comfort as compared to the outgoing model. It gets new headlights with LED DRLs, a new front bumper and grille, and chunkier wheel-arch flares.
Foton Tunland E Dimensions
|Length x Width x Height||5310mm x 1880mm x 1860mm|
|Cargo Box Dimensions||1520mm x 1580mm x 440mm|
|Ground Clearance (Laden/Unladen)||210mm / 230mm|
|Kerb Weight||1785 kg|
|Gross Payload Capacity||1000 kg|
The new generation 2.8L engine with max power rating reaches 113 bhp at 3600 rpm. With a newly added Variable Geometric turbocharger (VGT) system and a high-pressure common-rail, it increases the max torque of 280 Nm at 2400 rpm with low-speed scope to improve the transient response-ability and reduce fuel consumption.
Foton Tunland E Engine and Transmission
|Engine Type||In-line 4-cyl, High Pressure Common Rail with Turbocharger and Intercooler|
|Max. Power Output||113 bhp @ 3600 rpm|
|Max. Torque||280 Nm @ 1600-2400 rpm|
Comfort and convenience features on the Tunland E include rear parking sensors, AC, an integrated audio system, sunvisor, rear windscreen defrost and electrically adjustable rearview mirror, etc. Similarly, on the safety front, the Tunland E gets dual airbags and ABS with EBD.
Foton Tunland E Suspension and Brakes
|Suspension (Front)||Double Wishbone, Coil Spring|
|Suspension (Rear)||Leaf Springs with Shock Absorber|
|Rim Type||16-inches aluminium alloy|
|Brakes (F/R)||Ventilated Disc Brakes / Drum|
MAW Vriddhi is the commercial vehicle division of MAW Group of Companies which is an exclusive distributor in Nepal for many international automotive brands including Yamaha, JCB, Skoda, and Jeep.