Tata Motors today rolled out 1500th unit of Safari Storme GS800 meant for the Indian Armed Forces. The landmark model was flagged off by Dr Subhash Bhamre, MoS Defence, along with Vernon Noronha, Vice President, Defense and Government Business, Tata Motors, at its Pune facility. “Offering 60% higher payload, over 70% higher power and over 200% higher torque, this vehicle has been customized to endure severely rugged operational conditions ranging from high-altitude drives, traversing snow-bound regions, crossing deserts to the marshy lands,” the company said in a statement.
Speaking about the achievement, Vernon Noronha, vice-president, defense and government business, Tata Motors, said “We take immense pride to roll out the 1,500th GS800 Safari Storme of the 3,192 order for the Indian Army. This modern SUV is specially customized to meet the requirements of the Indian Armed Forces. The continued faith bestowed by the country's security forces in Tata Motors is a reflection of our pedigree & aspiration to serve the nations challenging requirements on the front lines."