rest & rust…
Bajaj Matador Tempo was originally named from Firodia Tempo Ltd after partial acquisition by Bajaj Auto. ‘Tempo’ brand name is associated with Mercedes-Benz since 1976 and still belongs to Mercedes-Benz, hence Bajaj India Auto Ltd changed the name to Force Motors in May 2005.
One and only front wheel drive LCV and one of the most successful pick-up and delivery van in Indian LCV history.
Sadly these days their presence are not anything just more than a ruined and rejected piece of rust left among other huge investments government initiated but never fulfilled.
Contributed for ‘Sunday Stills Photography challenge’ – Abandoned
Location – Chimmini Dam, Kerala – India