SAS Launches Angad

New Delhi, Aug 26 | Updated: Aug 27 2004, 05:30am hrs
SAS Motors Ltd on Thursday announced the launch of cheapest tractor Angad in the country. The 22-horse power tractor, priced at Rs 99,000, has been manufactured with 90 per cent Chinese components. It hopes to start sales in a months time.

It has also launched a two-tonne dumper (Rs 2 lakh), a 1.5-tonne three-wheeler (Rs 1.5 lakh) and a 15-horse power tiller (Rs 65,000).

MD Ravindra Kumar told reporters that the technology and parts were being sourced from Shefing and engines from Liadong, both Chinese companies. He said the tractor has received the required government clearances, including for emission and road worthiness.