based automotive major Force Motors has finally revealed its all-new Force
Gurkha which now comes with several fresh alterations and additions. The Gurkha
2021 is built on a ground up modular architecture platform with an all new
wider and longer body, full new interiors, a new crash compliant, high strength
C-in-C chassis, new coil spring suspension on all four wheels fine-tuned to achieve
the right balance and offer best in class ride quality on multiple surfaces
viz., tarmac, rough rural roads and off the road.
only carry over from the previous generation Gurkha is the Mercedes G-Wagen
inspired looks and imposing stance. The branding of the All-new Gurkha has also
undergone a major change with GURKHA logo replacing the F-Logo on the front
grill giving it a distinct character and reinforcing the brand GURKHA.
the sides a new mnemonic is added signifying its all-terrain and all-weather
capability across mountains, rivers, deserts and jungles in all four seasons.
The Khukri on the Brand logo has been moved from the left to the right and
aligned at the same angle as the air intake snorkel, in line with the new, more
contemporary and aesthetic brand identity.
2021 is the only vehicle in its class that features full LED Force Pro Edge
headlamps (pilot lamp, low-beam and high-beam), jewel like, broken circle DRLs
and fender mounted L.E.D indicators offering unmatched road presence, highest
illumination and excellent night time visibility.
Gurkha 2021 now comes with airbags for driver and co-passenger. It is the only
vehicle in this category with full metal top offering best in class security
and safety. All three passenger seats are ISOFIX compatible seats. ABS and EBD
is now offered as standard fitment.
new 2.6 litre 91bhp Mercedes derived common rail, direct injection,
turbocharged diesel engine has ample power to cruise at triple digit figures on
the highways and sufficient low end torque (250Nm @1400 – 2400 rpm) to
negotiate slopes of 35 degrees in 4x4 low first gear in the crawl mode, and
also wade through streams of up to 700mm depth. The new power train meets the
BS6 norms using Lean NOX trap thereby eliminating the need for Ad Blue.
5-speed Mercedes G-28 transmission with cable shift and the hydraulically
activated clutch with booster ensure effortless gear changes. It also offers
best in class maneuverability with the shortest turning circle radius of just
5.65m. The longer and wider body enables Gurkha 2021 to offer the roomiest
cabin in its class with captain seats for all four occupants, best in class leg
room, head room and elbow room plus over 500 litres of boot space. The rear
passenger seats with arm rest are reclining type offering unmatched seating
comfort. The Gurkha 2021 offers the highest driving position and best in class
all round visibility with maximum window glass area.
2021 continues to be the most capable off-roader in its class with the air
intake snorkel and manually operated, positive locking, mechanical differential
locks on all four wheels being offered as a standard fitment.
Firodia, Managing Director, Force Motors said, “Aligning with the changing
customer expectations and aspirations, we have designed and developed the
All-New Gurkha on a ground up, modular architecture platform and are confident
that we shall now be able to appeal to a much wider audience who wish to own a
vehicle that is suitable for both daily commutes as well as adventure trips.”
2021 comes with new smart midnight black interiors complete with android and
apple play compatible touch screen infotainment and navigation with true
mirroring via USB. Charging ports are provided for all four occupants. It has a
host of other convenience features offered for the first time on a Gurkha like
steering column with tilt and telescopic adjustment, power windows, central
locking, speed sensing door locks, rear parking sensors, single piece rear door
with wipers, variable intermittent speed front wipers, tyre pressure monitoring system, cornering lamps, lead me
home and lead me to Gurkha.
new Gurkha will be available in five colours red, orange, green, grey and
white. The price announcement shall be made in the last week of September post
which dealers shall start taking bookings. The vehicles are expected to reach
the dealerships in the first week of October and the first deliveries to
customers are planned on Dussehra day.
the All-new Gurkha will be available at select locations in the key markets. Thereafter,
the footprint shall be expanded in a phased manner. The Gurkha 2021 comes with
category best warranty of 1.5 lakh km/3 year and 4 free services. Force Motors
has also tied up with Auto Europa India, which has over 6,200 touch points for
on road assistance. Also on offer are a host of custom-made accessories and
merchandise to make each Gurkha distinctive and ensure the adventure trips are
safe and memorable.
Gurkha 2021 shall now appeal to all those with an adventurous streak in them.
They will find it the ideal vehicle that can be used for their daily commute,
and exploring the countryside in the regular course of their profession or for
bonding with their family by making overland trips to scenic locations and
heritage sites tucked away in remote corners of our vast and diverse country.
x 1812mm x 2075mm
2.6 CR CD BS VI
cylinders, common rail, TCIC (diesel
(manual synchromesh gear box)
of forward gears
forward and 1 reverse
diff lock at front axle
diff lock at rear axle
double wishbone with coil spring
with pan hard and coil sping
anti roll bar an shock absorber
anti roll bar
circuit hydraulic brake, vacuum assisted
assisted power steering
trims with dark grey theme, floor console with bottle holders, moulded floor
mat, seat upholstery with dark grey theme, 500 litres of luggage space
FM, Bluetooth music and calling, Android Auto & Apple Car Play
for driver & co-passenger, follow me home headlight and lead me to
Gurkha, rear parking sensor, one touch lane change indicator, cornering lamp,
speed sensing auto door lock, tyre pressure monitoring system, front fog
lamps, full LED headlamp with DRL.
Seats with arm rest for second row passengers, HVAC, multi directional AC
vents, power windows, central locking, 12v socket in dash, dual USB socket on
dashboard, dual USB socket for 2nd row passengers, second row
passenger entry from rear.
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