commercial vehicles

Tata Motors extends warranty for commercial vehicles: Truckers to get free food & more!

Tata Motors extends warranty for commercial vehicles: Truckers to get free food & more!

Apr 07, 2020

Tata Motors along with Indian Oil is coming together to take care of its Truck drivers and offering them free food, masks and sanitizers.

Truck movement drops below 10 percent despite lockdown exemption: Here’s why

Truck movement drops below 10 percent despite lockdown exemption: Here’s why

Apr 07, 2020

One of the major problems facing truckers is loading and unloading because of a shortage of labor, according to AIMTC.

Ashok Leyland extends warranty & free service: To assist drivers stranded on highways during lockdown

Ashok Leyland extends warranty & free service: To assist drivers stranded on highways during lockdown

Apr 02, 2020

Under the en-Dhan fuel card scheme as part of the ServiceMandi initiative, Ashok Leyland has associated with HPCL to reach out to truck drivers who were stranded on the highways across the country to lend support.

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles clears all BS4 stock: All BharatBenz trucks and buses now BS6 compliant

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles clears all BS4 stock: All BharatBenz trucks and buses now BS6 compliant

Mar 27, 2020

Daimler India has announced that it has cleared its factory of all BS4 stock and moving forward all BharatBenz models will be 100% BS6 compliant.

VW Transporter turns 70: The Microbus becomes longest surviving commercial vehicle

VW Transporter turns 70: The Microbus becomes longest surviving commercial vehicle

Mar 27, 2020

Volkswagen is celebrating the 70th year of continuous production of the Transporter, more commonly known as the “Microbus’.

Mercedes-Benz Actros truck gets MirrorCam instead of rearview mirrors: Improved visibility & fuel efficiency

Mercedes-Benz Actros truck gets MirrorCam instead of rearview mirrors: Improved visibility & fuel efficiency

Mar 25, 2020

Besides improved visibility, Mercedes-Benz says the MirrorCam helps optimise aerodynamics which can reduce fuel consumption by up to 1.5 percent.

Maruti Suzuki Dzire Tour S CNG BS6 launched: Priced at Rs 6.36 lakh

Maruti Suzuki Dzire Tour S CNG BS6 launched: Priced at Rs 6.36 lakh

Mar 25, 2020

The Maruti-Suzuki Dzire variant for fleet operators has been upgraded to BS6 and now comes with new optional variants for the Dzire Tour S range.

Maruti Suzuki Tour models to now retail from commercial outlets: Commercial network expanded to more than 320 touchpoints 

Maruti Suzuki Tour models to now retail from commercial outlets: Commercial network expanded to more than 320 touchpoints 

Mar 16, 2020

Maruti Suzuki’s ‘Tour’ range models are essentially sparsely equipped affordable models designed for fleet operators. These models will now be retailed through its commercial vehicle business network which has now been expanded.

Bajaj autorickshaw BS6 range launched: All-inclusive free services increased

Bajaj autorickshaw BS6 range launched: All-inclusive free services increased

Mar 16, 2020

Bajaj Auto has included three free services with all the BS6 three-wheelers and these include labour as well as an oil change.

By when CV segment will recover is anybody’s guess: Tata Motors

By when CV segment will recover is anybody’s guess: Tata Motors

Mar 14, 2020

Notwithstanding the slowdown, Tata Motors is on track to clear its BS-IV stock by March 31, with its new range of products likely to drive sales in 2020, Guenter Butschek, CEO & MD, tells Anwesha Ganguly.

Polaris enters agriculture segment: Launches Sportsman 570 ‘tractor’ with 810 kg towing capacity

Polaris enters agriculture segment: Launches Sportsman 570 ‘tractor’ with 810 kg towing capacity

Mar 16, 2020

Polaris Sportsman 570 is powered by a 34 hp 4-stroke 567cc engine with electronic fuel injection system, has 4WD and a towing capacity of 810 kg. 

Maruti Suzuki Super Carry BS6 launched: Price, specs, features

Maruti Suzuki Super Carry BS6 launched: Price, specs, features

Mar 11, 2020

Maruti Suzuki Super Carry gets the BS6 treatment only with its petrol engine whereas the CNG will meet the new emission norms shortly.

VECV unveils BS6 range of trucks, buses: Better fuel efficiency, remote diagnostics & more!

VECV unveils BS6 range of trucks, buses: Better fuel efficiency, remote diagnostics & more!

Mar 03, 2020

VE Commercial Vehicles has launched the new range of BS6 trucks and buses with EUTECH6. Moreover, the new engine technology has been tested for over 5.6 million km. Here is what all the new vehicles offer!

Coronavirus outbreak unlikely to impact company’s transition to BS-VI regime: Ashok Leyland

Coronavirus outbreak unlikely to impact company’s transition to BS-VI regime: Ashok Leyland

Feb 21, 2020

He was responding to a query on whether the coronavirus outbreak in China would affect its supply chain, thereby impacting its plans for transition to BS-VI emission norms from April 1.

Lohia Auto aims to be one-stop solution for electric three-wheeler needs in 2020

Lohia Auto aims to be one-stop solution for electric three-wheeler needs in 2020

Feb 13, 2020

A one-stop-shop for all your electric three-wheeler needs might just be Lohia Auto as the company aims to provide EVs for all categories of the customer in 3-wheeler market.

Omega Seiki launches electric cargo three-wheelers: Swappable battery and 100 km range

Omega Seiki launches electric cargo three-wheelers: Swappable battery and 100 km range

Feb 12, 2020

Omega Seiki Pvt Ltd marked its presence at the 2020 Auto Expo with the launch of two new all-electric three-wheel cargo vehicles. The two EVs come with swappable battery and a range of about 100 km.

China’s BYD and India’s ETO Motors tie-up for cargo electric vehicles: More than 4,000 EVs to be deployed within a year

China’s BYD and India’s ETO Motors tie-up for cargo electric vehicles: More than 4,000 EVs to be deployed within a year

Feb 13, 2020

The BYD T3 cargo van was introduced in the Indian market a few months ago and 50 units of the same have been already ordered by ETO Motors.

BYD India to introduce more electric vehicles soon with the help of local suppliers

BYD India to introduce more electric vehicles soon with the help of local suppliers

Feb 13, 2020

Currently BYD India is scouting for local partners and is also in talks with them for a possible co-operation so that their existing sales-aftersales network can be leveraged.

Mumbai gets 10 new 9-metre Olectra-BYD electric buses under BEST undertaking

Mumbai gets 10 new 9-metre Olectra-BYD electric buses under BEST undertaking

Feb 13, 2020

In the second phase, 31-seater, zero-emission electric buses will run on other routes. They will be later extended to neighbouring Thane and Colaba-Nariman Point in south Mumbai. It will provide connectivity between CSMT and areas like Lower Parel and Worli which have vast office complexes,