At last month's PRAWAAS 2017 India International Bus & Car Travel Show, Force Motors showcased the Force Traveller Business Tourer. Its transformation from a minibus to an executive people has been carried out by Pinnacle Modify, a coach builder.
The Force Traveller 3050 Super Flat roof variant has been used as the basis for the modification. The changes made include fixed glass passenger windows, carved footstep on the co-driver side for ease of access, manual glass sunroof with hinged ventilation, and a touchscreen audio/video system. The cabin features moulded interior panels with integrated lights, aircon vents and speakers. The two rows behind the driver's seat get captain chairs with recline function, with leather seat covers. Features like air conditioning and ABS with EBD are standard.
According to Autos Arena, the Business Tourer is powered by a 2,596 cc FM2.6 CR BS 4 compliant engine. It produces 91 hp @ 2800rpm and 250 Nm @ 1400-2400rpm. it transfers power to the wheels via a 5-speed manual gearbox.
The Force Traveller Business Tourer is aimed at back-seat business travellers looking for a mile muncher. It targets the likes of the Toyota Innova Crysta and the Renault Lodgy, and scores over the conventional MPV in sheer space. The vehicle offers seating for 6+Driver.
In its stock form, the Force Traveller 3050 flat roof/super flat roof retails for INR 9.44-10.31 lakhs (Ex-showroom) according to Force Motors' official website. The cost of the modification is approximately INR 6.00 lakhs taking the total cost to around INR 17 lakhs. In comparison, prices of the Toyota Innova Crysta diesel start at INR 13.52 lakhs while the fully loaded diesel automatic ZX trim will set you back by INR 20.07 lakhs ex-showroom Delhi.
[source - Autos Arena]