Hindustan Motors Limited was established at Port Okha in Gujarat during the pre-independence era. In 1948, it was shifted to Uttarpara in Hoogly district, West Bengal, where it started the production of the iconic Ambassador which has created waves in the Indian automotive industry. The company is equipped with integrated facilities like press shop, forge shop, foundry, machine shop and aggregate assembly units for engines, axles etc. Presently the company manufactures Ambassador in the passenger car segment, light commercial vehicle 1-tonne payload mini-truck Winner 1.5 XD PLUS (diesel) and Winner 1.8 XD PLUS (CNG), small commercial vehicle VEER and auto components at its Uttarpara plant. The company also runs operations at Pithampur near Indore in Madhya Pradesh where it produces both variants of Winner.
The Mitsubishi Outlander has a perfect blend of style and substance with its bold design and stylish body graphics that beholds the traditional appeal of a SUV. It was first launched earlier in 2010. Having served the market for a couple of years, the company has given this SUV a major facelift to compete in the present SUV segment.
The New 2012 Outlander is a thrilling surprise when it comes to performance. It is equipped with a flamboyant 2.4 litre engine that churns out 167 bhp power and 226 Nm torque making it apt for easy maneuvering both in plain and rough terrains.
The The New 2012 Outlander has an array of features which includes keyless operating systems, highly capable Rockford Fosgate premium 710 watt music system with 6 CD changer and USB port, row seating with tumble function, split tail gate, paddle shifters and cruise control. The interior is sophisticated and luxurious with high contrast meter combination, leather upholstery and 3-spoke leather wrapped steering wheel with audio controls. The exterior gets a jet fighter type front grill which complements the suave and stylish look of the vehicle besides HID headlamps with AFS. The safety features include ABS and EBD along with RISE (Reinforced Impact Safety Evolution) body and dual frontal airbags. It is priced at Rs. 20.55 lakhs ex-showroom Delhi.