Force Gurkha is one of the most rugged looking 4×4 SUV in the market. Force as a brand is popular among customers who are looking for commercial vehicles but, when it comes it passenger vehicles things are different. Last year at the Auto Expo, Force had showcased the BS6 version of their Gurkha SUV and the same has been spotted testing numerous time but, it is still not launched in the market. Earlier, it was supposed to be launched in 2020 and the plan got delayed due to pandemic. Force Gurkha directly competes with Mahindra Thar in the segment. It is currently not available in the market as the engine not compliant with BS6 emission norms. Now, if you are really looking for a tastefully modified Force Gurkha, here is a used example which you can buy.
The advertisement of this Force Gurkha has been published by seller on 4×4 INDIA Facebook group. The Gurkha seen in the video is a 2019 model Force Gurkha 4×4 SUV. It is one of the most rugged looking SUVs in our market. Owner of this SUV had made some changes to the SUV to enhance the SUV character. The stock bumper on Force Gurkha has been replaced with a new set of off-road bumpers. The fog lamps are also integrated into the bumper and the metal skid plate is also visible in the pictures.
Force logo on the front grille has been blacked out and the stock headlamps have also been replaced with LED units. Moving to the side profile, there is a snorkel which comes as a factory fitted equipment with Gurkha. A windscreen protector can be seen and the stock wheel have been replaced with aftermarket steel rims that are blacked out. It is wrapped around Cooper 265/75/16 tyres. On the roof, there are spot lights along with an LED light bar. The side profile of this Gurkha gets graphics and the ORVMs are also upgraded.
Apart from these, Gurkha also gets a roof carrier, DeCat exhaust, jerry cans and so on. On the inside, the SUV gets new set of seats along with other features like a 7 inch infotainment screen which also shows feed from the reverse parking camera. Coming to the details of this SUV, this is a 2019 model Gurkha Explorer 4×4 SUV. This has done approximately 26,000 kms on the odometer. The SUV looks well maintained in the pictures. There are no images on how the interior of this SUV currently looks like.
This Force Gurkha is registered in Kerala and it is powered by a 2596 cc, inline 4cylinder, turbocharged diesel engine. The engine generates 85 Bhp and 230 Nm of peak torque. It comes with diff locks, 4×4 transfer case paired with a 5-speed manual gearbox. Asking price for this well kept Force Gurkha SUV is Rs 12 lakh. If you are interested in off-road activities and were planning to buy a Force Gurkha, then this could be a great option for you. Interested buyers can directly get in touch with the owner Joonu Maju Balakrishnan on Facebook or call him on 9846591877.