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TATA MOTORS Sumo Models/Series Timeline, Specifications & Photos

Generations: 1
First production year: 2008
Engines: Diesel
Body style: SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle)
 

2008 - Present

According to the carmaker, Tata introduced the Sumo nameplate in 1994 for a rugged multi-use-vehicle or MUV. India was the eighth country globally by its size, and its road network was not properly developed when the local carmaker introduced the Sumo. It built the vehicle, judging by what the customers need, and this was a great answer. It was a vehicle built on a robust chassis, with rear-wheel drive and able to carry ten people inside. It went through two updates before 2007 when the Sumo Victa was introduced to the market. While the main difference was the turbocharged diesel engine,...

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diesel engines:

TATA MOTORS Sumo 3.0 CR4 5MT (85 HP)

TATA MOTORS Sumo 3.0 TDI 5MT (70 HP)