Ashok Leyland Dost Review, Features and Price in India

Ashok Leyland Dost Features and Price in India

Ashok Leyland DostAshok Leyland Dost is a powerful passenger vehicle in India. The engine is efficient and it features turbo charger, higher gradeability, flat torque curve and common rail engine. The vehicle comes with excellent safety and comfort options.

Ashok Leyland Dost Hot Features

  • 1.5L TDCR engine (BS-3 & BS-4) engine
  • 1,478 cc displacement
  • 58 hp (42.51 kW) @ 3,300 rpm power
  • 157.5 Nm (16.1 kg-m) @ 1,600 – 2,400 rpm torque
  • Fully synchromesh 5-speed gearbox
  • 215 mm Diameter, Diaphragm, Single dry plate
  • 29% (with rated payload) gradeability
  • 90 kmph Maximum Speed & 40 litres fuel Tank
  • 177 Minimum ground clearance (mm)
  • Double wishbone, Transverse Leaf Spring suspension
  • Ventilated Disc type; Drum type

Engine Performance and Mileage

The Ashok Leyland Dost powered by the 1.5L TDCR engine (BS-3 & BS-4) engine with 1,478 cc displacement. It can churns out 58 hp (42.51 kW) @ 3,300 rpm power and 157.5 Nm (16.1 kg-m) @ 1,600 – 2,400 rpm torque on ride. The engine mated with Fully synchromesh 5-speed gearbox. The vehicle features payload capacity of 1.25 tons. The vehicle can attain 90 kmph Maximum Speed.

Ashok Leyland Dost Variants and Colors

Ashok Leyland Dost available in three variants and you can choose from attractive color options like aqua green, white, Irish cream, blue etc.

  • Ashok Leyland Dost LE
  • Ashok Leyland Dost LS
  • Ashok Leyland Dost LX

Safety and Comfort Features

Ashok Leyland Dost measures good dimensions for its cargo box, 2,500 mm x 1,620 mm x 270 mm and have 177 Minimum ground clearance (mm). The  Dost features a 215 mm Diameter, Diaphragm, Single dry plate  clutch. The vehicle gives you 29% (with rated payload) gradeability.

There is a 40 litres fuel Tank also. The Ashok Leyland Dost gives importance for safety too. So it comes with Double wishbone, Transverse Leaf Spring suspension and Ventilated Disc type; Drum type brakes too.

Special Features for safety and comfort

  • ELR type seat belts & Wind windshield
  • Assist grip for co driver & LSPV with booster brakes
  • Tubeless tyres & wider wheel base
  • Wind shield washer & dual tome dashboard
  • AC & mobile charging point
  • Dual tone seat & cable type gear shift
  • Power steering & wider cabin

Ashok Leyland Dost Price in India (Ex-Showroom, Delhi)

  • Ashok Leyland Dost LE   :Rs.  3.79/-( BSIII ) to   3.93/-  Lakh (BSIV)
  • Ashok Leyland Dost LS    :Rs.  3.95/- ( BSIII ) to   4.07/- Lakh ( BSIII )
  • Ashok Leyland Dost LX   :Rs.  4.27 /- ( BSIII ) to  4.37/- Lakh ( BSIII )

Ashok Leyland Dost Full Technical Specifications

Technical specifications

Dost LE

Dost LS

Dost LX

Engine Type

1.5L TDCR engine (BS-3 & BS-4)

Displacement

1,478 cc

Max Power

58 hp (42.51 kW) @ 3,300 rpm

Max Torque

157.5 Nm (16.1 kg-m) @ 1,600 – 2,400 rpm

Transmission

Manual

Gears

Fully synchromesh 5-speed gearbox

Clutch

215 mm Diameter, Diaphragm, Single dry plate

Mileage

NA

Loading Height

809 mm

Seating capacity

Driver + 1

Maximum Speed

90 kmph

Maximum gradeability

29% (with rated payload)

Fuel Tank Capacity

40 litres

Minimum ground clearance (mm)

177 mm

Front suspension

Double wishbone, Transverse Leaf Spring

Rear suspension

Parabolic Leaf Spring, 2 Stages, Overslung

Load Body/ Cargo Deck (L x B x H)

2,500 mm x 1,620 mm x 270 mm

Brakes

Ventilated Disc type; Drum type

Wheels and tyres

185 R14 LT, 8PR; Radial, Tubeless

Wheel base (mm)

2,350 mm

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2 thoughts on “Ashok Leyland Dost Review, Features and Price in India

  1. Kiran
    July 18, 2016 at 9:50 am

    Mileage of the vehicle is not given. It is one of the factor for a purchase decision.

  2. Dinesh vishwakarma
    February 5, 2015 at 11:43 pm

    Dost le strong new price jabalpur

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