SML ISUZU LIMITED Formerly Swaraj Mazda Ltd as you know is a known and reputed commercial vehicle manufacturer. The Company was set up in 1983 as a joint venture between Sumitomo Corporation, Japan and Mazda Motor Corporation, Japan.
Vehicle Courtesy: Nirmala automobiles pvt ltd pangappara, thiruvananthapuram, kerala
Sensing the potential much ahead with a focus to timely address the growing demand in surface transport with regard to strengthening & widening of existing national State Highways which will provide for high speed goods transportation, increased passenger transportation, high in luxury, speed, safety and comfort, SML forged a formidable alliance with ISUZU MOTORS way back in 2006. ISUZU MOTORS, JAPAN, is global leaders in Commercial Vehicle and Diesel Engine markets.
Known for engineering excellence and product up gradation and automation, SML to broaden its product portfolio introduced to Indian Market in November 2013 its XM series vehicles. This new SML XM Series vehicles are fitted with improved design of Engine to give a combined advantage of better fuel efficiency and higher Torque and will be a definite advantage to its customers on fuel savings and reducing their operating cost, while higher Torque will give better acceleration when vehicle is traversing Gradients.
SML Isuzu Samrat XM B S 4 is a 6 tyre truck with intermediate weight category environment friendly truck from company with only one wheelbase option of 4760mm and in 2 body types of cab and half deck. It has starting price of 10 lakh Indian rupee. Powered with engine specifications of SLT4 3.5 Litre 4 Cylinder C R D i diesel, it churns out 101bhp power and 296Nm torque. With Gross Vehicle Weight of 10250kg and payload of 6900kg, it is fit for market loads, grocery, agri goods and more. It has optional power steering option decent gradeability for high steeps. Parking brakes and seat belts are there for safety along with standard seats and sufficient leg room. Cargo box length of SML Samrat truck is 5813mm and width is 2080mm. SML Samrat comes with B S 4, C R D i, 3500cc diesel engine that delivers a maximum power of 101bhp at 3000rpm and a maximum torque of 296Nm at 1500rpm. Brake duties are handled by air brakes. Oil change interval of the truck is 30 thousand kilometers. Vehicle comes with 260mm diameter clutch, transmission is 5 speed manual. Fuel tank capacity is 180 litres. Chassis frame of the truck is box type chassis with tubular cross members. Axle configuration is 4 by 2. Front suspension is Semi elliptical leaf springs with telescopic shock absorbers and rear suspension is Semi elliptical leaf springs and with telescopic shock absorbers. Ground clearance of the vehicle is 228mm. Steering of the truck is tilt and telescopic, power steering comes as optional. Instrument cluster of the truck is analog. Tyre size of the truck is 16 inch.