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Maruti Suzuki and Indian Railways flag-off India’s First Flexi Deck Auto-Wagon rake

Setting a new benchmark in transportation of new cars through railways, the Indian Railways and Maruti Suzuki India Limited flagged off a new high-capacity railway rake (technically called BCACBM) here on 6th March, 2014. Named ‘Flexi deck auto-wagon rake’, it brings the advantages of higher capacity, flexibility, faster speed and environment friendliness to rail transportation of cars. Indian …

After IAF, Railways raises controversy with Shahid-Sonam’s Mausam (Video)

Pankaj Kapoor’s upcoming movie ‘Mausam’ is in fresh trouble with the Railway Ministry taking “strong” objection to a scene, where the actor is seen speeding in a car through an unmanned level crossing in front of an approaching train, as it feels that it could encourage youngsters to engage in such dangerous actions. Concerned over increase in number …

Truck runs on Railway Track (Truckee Train)

On last Sunday when I visited a new railway bridge (under construction) at Mangalore, I saw a Tamilnadu registered truck stationed on the Track and some lambs resting under it. It happens only in India… On reaching closer to the Trucks, I found that the Truck is re-engineered to run on the Track. This road–rail vehicle is a self-propelled vehicle that can be legally …

Tata Starbus Hybrid Electric bags 25 Buses order from MMRDA

Tata Motors recently announced that it has received an order for 25 nos. of the Tata Starbus Diesel Series Hybrid Electric Bus with Full Low floor configuration from the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) – the single largest order awarded for Hybrid Electric vehicle technology. With the Starbus Hybrid Electric buses, the MMRDA will connect Bandra Kurla …

Maruti Suzuki commissions 1MW photovoltaic Solar Power Plant at Manesar

Aligning itself to the Government’s vision of adopting and strengthening usage of Solar Power, car market leader Maruti Suzuki India Limited commissioned it’s 1MW mono-crystalline photovoltaic Solar Power Plant at its Manesar facility this month. Maruti Suzuki Manesar plant Solar unit Built with an investment of Rs 103 million (INR 10 crore approx.), the 1MW photovoltaic solar power …

Ashok Leyland Defence Systems unveils the COLT range of tactical vehicle

Ashok Leyland Defence Systems, a joint venture Company, engaged in the manufacture of specialized tactical and armoured vehicles, recently unveiled the first of the range of COLT tactical vehicles – the Light Tactical Vehicle (4×4) at DEFEXPO 2012, held at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The Light Tactical Vehicleis being developed through the Company’s strategic partnership with Panhard General …