Ashok Leyland Stile MPV details
Ashok Leyland is gearing up to launch the all new Stile which will the first small passenger carrier to mark the company’s logo in it. This is their first venture of family cars in India. The model will be available in three variants. Though the model is believed to have missed some of the safety features, but will be available in all the Ashok Leyland dealerships round the country. The prices of all the variants are within the range of 8. 30 lakh and 9.30 lakh. Ashok Leyland stile LS model which will be a seven seater with second row captain seats will price rupees 8.50 lakh. The Ashok Leyland stile LS model with seven seats and a second row captain seat along with alloy wheels will price 8.80 lakh. The Ashok Leyland LX 8 seater will cost 8.30 lakh. The Ashok Leyland LX model with 7 seats along with a second row captain seat will charge 9 lakh. Though the company is also planning to launch a CNG variant as well but the time frame is not yet finalized. The models will be available in five different colors, sparkling white, silky silver, moon grey, passion red and the imperial black.
The main features of the machine includes black colored bumpers, black ORVM covers, black door handles, 2 bottle or cup holders, foot rest for the driver, tinted glass, bench seats for second and third row passengers, PVC seats, 12v socket outlet. The Ashok Leyland LS version holds some extra features like the body colored bumpers, moulded interior trim, optional captain seats for the second row with adjustable features, PVC and fabric mixed seats, central locking system, power windows for front doors and 6 cup or bottle holders. Experts believe the model will be one of the best family cars and will give good competition to its competitor family cars. The interiors of the vehicle are spacious and very elegantly designed. It looks attractive from inside and will surely draw the attention of its customers.
The all new Ashok Leyland Stile is powered by 1.5 liter diesel unit producing 75 BHP and 185 Nm of torque. The engine is good and impressive according to the experts and will provide a mileage of around 19.5 kilometer per liter. The engine is featured by five speed manual transmission and the 55 liter tank helps the car to go up to 1000 kilometer on a single fill up. The suspension duties on the Ashok Leyland Stile are handled by McPherson struts both at the front and rear. You will be getting disk brakes at the front of the car and drum brakes at the rear. The steering is electronically adjusted and has an impressive turning radius of 5.2 meters. The model is perfect for both city ride as well as highway comfort. The LE variant of the model gets 14 inch steel wheels with 165 mm section tyres whereas the LS and LX variants comes with optional 15 inch alloy wheels, 185mm section tyres. The model misses out the anti lock braking system, electronic brake and brake assist features which is amongst the serious safety issues. The new model is launched just few days back and is expected to go in roads by early next year. Researchers believe the de tuned yet more efficient engine would have done world of goods to the vehicles promotion, but still the model has impressive looks and some stunning features which will surely catch the attention of customers. The Ashok Leyland Stile will be manufactured at Nissan’s assembly plant located in the outskirts of Chennai. Soon the CNG variant of the vehicle will also be launched.