TATA LPTA 1623 4X4 All-Terrain High Mobility Vehicle


LPTA 1623 4X4: All-Terrain High Mobility Vehicle

Armies all across the world need a vehicle, which can ensure smooth movement of troops and artillery, in all kinds of terrain like deserts, plains, hills and marshes, and in varying climatic conditionsTATA LPTA 1623 4X4.

The Tata LPTA 1623 was designed keeping in consideration the above mentioned need faced by the Armed Forces. Apart from the military applications the vehicle is also best suited for off road and extreme 4X4 applications such as fire fighting, emergency vehicles, recovery vehicles, maintenance vehicles etc.


  • High Mobility: It offers a stable drive, with enhanced payload capabilities of 5T to 10T, high ground clearance of 360mm and excellent fordability of 800 mm.
  • Modularity: This all wheel drive vehicle is available in 2 configurations: 4×4 and 6×6, allowing the customer to select the configuration which suits it the best, in terms of requirements of payload and traction.
  • Survivability: The LPTA 1623 has been equipped with the following to withstand tough conditions:
  • Self Recovery Winch
  • Air Conditioned Cab
  • Heating – Demisting facility
  • Cold Starting Device
  • Extreme temperature operability

The LPTA 1623 chassis can be used as a platform for different kinds of applications for matching all kinds of extreme needs:

  • Troop Carriers
  • Communication Shelter
  • Field Artillery Tractors
  • Recovery Trucks
  • Water Tankers
  • Fuel Bowsers
  • Crash Fire Tenders
  • Mobile Hospital

TATA LPTA Product Specifications:

LPTA 1623 4X4
Make Model CUMMINS ISBe 6.7 Euro- III 230 HP
Cylinders 6 inline
Capacity 6700 cc
Max power 169 kw @ 2500 rpm
Max Torque 900 Nm @ 1700 rpm
Make Model TATA G 1150- DD
No of gears 8F 1 R + Crawler
Type Synchromesh on forward, constantmesh on reverse
High and Low ratio 9.13 : 1
Crawler and reverse ratio 12.86 : 13.4
Type Single Plate Dry Friction Type
Diameter 430 mm
Front axle TATA FA 207
Rear Axle TATA RA 210 HR
Axle Ratio Front & rear 5.49
Type Full Air Dual circuit – S Cam
Parking Hand Operated,Air assisted – Spring
Auxillary Engine exhaust brake pneumatically operated with foot pedal
Size and Ply Rating 14 R 20 SGP
Type Radial
Gradeability 60%
Max geared speed 90 kmph
Fuel Tank Capacity 300 L
Overall length 7517 mm
Overall width 2550 mm
Overall Height 3400 mm
Front overhang 1530 mm
Rear Overhang 2100 mm
Wheelbase 4200 mm and 3600 mm
Turning circle dia 18000 mm
Manufacturers GVM 15000 Kg
Manufacturers GCM 20000 Kg
Manufacturers Front axle mass 6000 Kg
Manufacturers Rear Axle mass 10000 Kg
Permissible front axle mass 6000 Kg
Permissible rear axle mass 9000 Kg
Total Unladen ( Bare chassis cab without body) 7500 Kg

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