Tata Sumo: Tata Sumo was named after this person, do you know this interesting story?
Tata Motors has made a strong hold in the market even today due to its vehicles and there was a time when the company’s Tata Sumo, launched in 1994, made its place in the hearts of people in no time. But do you know that there is an interesting story behind the name of this car? Today we are going to tell you about some special things related to this car.
The story of Tata Sumo is very interesting
The story behind the name of this popular car of Tata Motors, which rules the hearts of people, is very interesting. Do you know how Tata Sumo got its name?
For your information, let us tell you that Tata Motors named this car after former MD Sumant Mulgaonkar. Many people believed that this car was big in size, due to which it was named Sumo but Please tell that it was not so. The company named the car Sumo in honor of former MD Sumant Moolgaokar.
Tata Sumo Launch: When was this car launched?
Tata Motors launched Tata Sumo for the customers in the Indian market in 1994, after ruling the roads for almost 25 years, the company decided to discontinue this car in 2019.
From October 1, 2019, all the models sold in the country were required to pass the Bharat New Vehicle Safety Assessment Program but this car could not be upgraded due to which the company decided to discontinue it.
Tata Sumo Price: How much was the cost of Tata Sumo?
In 2019, when this popular car of Tata Motors said goodbye, then the price of this car was between Rs 7 lakh 39 thousand to Rs 8 lakh 77 thousand.
Many variants came after the launch of Tata Sumo
Let us tell you that after its launch in 1994, the company upgraded its car from time to time and tried to provide maximum features to the customers. The Sumo Deluxe variant of this car was launched after the Tata Sumo.
After the Sumo Deluxe, the company launched the Sumo Spacio variant, followed by the Victa variant of the car. After the Victa, Tata Motors launched the Grande variant of the Sumo for the customers. The Sumo Gold model was launched after this variant of the car.