DFSK Commercial Vehicles for Sale in Sri Lanka
The history and the legacy of the DFSK motor corporation goes for more than 47 years, as far back as 1969, when its mother company, the Dongfeng Motor Group (DFM) was founded in China. The company made itself a name from the beginning, by manufacturing rugged and highly value for money vehicles that have now come to represent the brand image of the DFSK motor corporation.
Currently, DFSK Motor Corporation operates as a joint venture between the Dongfeng Motor Group (DFM) and the Sokon Motor Group. As a result, DFSK now operates more than six manufacturing plants throughout China producing a wide range of vehicles from minivans, motorcycles, ATVs as well as spare parts such as shock absorbers for the world market. DFSK also has joined in partnership with a number of internationally renowned automobile corporations, helping them to manufacture their vehicle models within China that has helped DFSK to establish its brand name among other prominent vehicle makers.
DFSK Commercial Vehicles in Sri Lanka
The DFSK automobile corporation, which has been a notable producer of commercial grade vehicles, can certainly be noted as a brand that managed to make a mark among Sri Lanka’s commercial vehicle buyers. The company entered into the Sri Lankan market much later compared to some of the other vehicle brands, by offering only a limited range of its vehicles. However, the quality of its offerings did not go without notice, and DFSK quickly became an established brand, as a commercial grade vehicle manufacturer among many local buyers in Sri Lanka.
Currently, a subsidiary of the United Motors Lanka PLC, acts as the main distributor for a number of DFSK vehicle models in Sri Lanka. The company also import spare parts as well as other accessories for the models it offers, making long-term maintenance an easier task for those who decided to buy a DFSK vehicle in Sri Lanka.
5 Reasons to Buy a DFSK Commercial Vehicle
One of the key aspects of DFSK commercial vehicles are its rugged build quality, which are fully capable of tackling tight Sri Lankan roads
DFSK made commercial vehicles are known to offer an impressive fuel economy on Sri Lankan roads compared to most of its competitors
If compared with other commercial grade vehicles, DFSK made models are offered at a highly competitive price range
For the price offered, DFSK also provides a wide range of features and facilities, making it one of the best value for money commercial vehicle brands seen in Sri Lanka.
DFSK has an authorized distributor in Sri Lanka who will provide additional spare parts as well as accessories to its range of vehicles
Top Best Selling DFSK Commercial Vehicle Models in Sri Lanka
These are the most popular DFSK Commercial Vehicles (Vans, Trucks, and Buses etc...), sold in Sri Lanka.
- DFSK Mini Truck
The DFSK Mini Truck, which is also known as the DFSK Unimo in Sri Lanka, is by far the most popular DFSK branded vehicle that is available within the country. Introduced primarily towards rising small-scale businessman, the DFSK Mini Truck quickly became a hit, due to its light fuel efficient build and highly competitive price margin. This truck is fundamentally an efficient economical vehicle, which has admirable engine specifications to move its drivetrain. For a start, the DFSK Mini Truck comes with a relatively midrange 1357 cc three cylinder engine that also uses a synchromesh mechanical type 5 speed transmission. As a result, the DFSK Mini Truck has the capability to produce more than 20 kW of power and more than 71 Nm of torque that gives it an 80 km/h top speed, on the roads of Sri Lanka. Not only this, the DFSK Unimo Mini Truck also has the capability to move a maximum payload of 1500 kg, which makes it one of the most productive vehicles offered at its price range.
DFSK Mini Truck Hybrid Model: Not Available
Price of the DFSK Mini Truck (As Of 2016): New vehicles, around Rs. 750,000
Reconditioned or used vehicles, between Rs. 625,000 to Rs. 700,000
DFSK Commercial Hybrid Vehicles Found in Sri Lanka
From all the fuel saving technologies that are in development among prominent automobile manufacturers in the world, the Hybrid technology has been the most promising, which allow vehicles to run on widely available fuels, while also saving the overall fuel costs in the long term. DFSK commercial vehicles are already well known for having an impressive mileage even without any additional fuel saving technologies added to its engine train. Since DFSK is more focused on creating low budget value for money commercial vehicle models, it currently does not have any Hybrid options within its lineup of vehicles. Nevertheless, with demand for DFSK made vehicles increasing at a rapid phase, we will be able to see Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid vehicles in its lineup in the near future.
Availability of DFSK Commercial Vehicles in Sri Lanka
As of 2016, for a buyer who is searching to buy a DFSK commercial vehicle can do so by getting in contact with the authorized distributor for DFSK commercial vehicles in Sri Lanka, the Orient Motor Company Ltd, which is in fact a subsidiary of the larger United Motors Lanka PLC, located in Colombo. Nevertheless, used or reconditioned DFSK vehicles are also available through third party vehicle distributors, who are found within some of the cities mentioned below.
Discover the Selection of DFSK Commercial Vehicles for Sale in Your City on Carmudi Sri Lanka
New, Reconditioned and Used DFSK Commercial Vehicles for Sale in Colombo
New, Reconditioned and Used DFSK Commercial Vehicles for Sale in Matara
Did You Know?
DFSK was the first automaker within the Chinese mini automobile industry to attain the certifications for EURO III, EURO IV and EURO V as well as WVTA.