Category: Commercial Vehicles

Spied – Mahindra Gio passenger cab

Mahindra has quietly launched the passenger variant of the 0.5-liter diesel engine-powered mini-truck ‘ Gio’, in Bihar (Ex-showroom price, Rs. 1.95 lakh). Mahindra claims the 4-wheeler Gio passenger cab will return a mileage of 30 km/litre. Aimed at the commercial segment, the Gio passenger cab will target share-auto operators for short-distance commuters. The Gio passenger cab will compete …

Daimler Launches BharatBenz

Daimler has unveiled its exclusive new brand of trucks for the Indian market. The brand, BharatBenz, will offer Indian customers an entire range of trucks from 6 to 49 tonnes across various applications. The choice of the “Bharat” part of the name reinforces Daimler Trucks’ commitment to serving the local market. The company will roll out trucks in …

Tata Motors bags Prima trucks order from LINFOX

Auto maker Tata Motors today said it has bagged an order to supply around 250 ‘Tata Prima’ trucks to LINFOX Logistics, a leading supply chain solutions company in the Asia Pacific region. “LINFOX has placed a bulk order for 250 Tata Prima 4928.S tractors and will gradually change its complete fleet to the Tata Prima range of vehicles,” …

Firstlook – Mahindra Genio

Mahindra & Mahindra, part of the $7.1 billion Mahindra Group, today said that it is “keen” on exporting its newly launched small commercial vehicle Genio in the future. “We are very keen on exporting this.. when we conceptualised this product, we were also looking at in exporting also…we are confident that it will drive the growth in the …

2011 Volvo Truck Range

2011 Volvo FH16 700 Volvo Trucks has revealed its ADR 80/03 (Euro 5) compliant line-up for 2011. The new models employ selective catalytic reduction (SCR) technology. The company claims that SCR offers the benefits of better fuel efficiency, cooler running, longer service intervals and increased horsepower and torque when compared to engines using exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) for …

Volvo B7R chassis : Ultimate Luxury on wheels

Just imagine the need for time to cram in meetings, presentations, thinking on one’s feet, hitting the ground running almost 20 hours a day and even then using the balance hours schmoozing up the recalcitrant kind and you know that productivity suffers. What do the smart set do? Easy, they try and get not just a force multiplier …

Mahindra Gio

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M), a leading player in the small Commercial Vehicle segment in India, launched the Mahindra Gio, India’s first 4 wheel 0.5 ton Compact Truck. A category creating vehicle in the cargo commercial vehicle segment, the Mahindra Gio combines the style, status, comfort and safety of a four wheeler with the low operating and maintenance …

Tata Prima Construck range

Tata Motors has launched three new trucks at the Construction Machinery & Material Expo (COMMEX) 2010 in Hyderabad today.The Tata Prima Construck range comprises: 3128 K, 2528 K and 3138 K. Prima is a global truck range built for world market and is loaded with comfortable AC cabins, heavy duty drive line, higher engine power and reliable design. …

Tata Magic Iris

Tata Nano owners worried about the prospect of autowallas taking to the image of the Tata Nano. Tata Motors has launched the Tata Magic Iris sweet and diminutive, which promises to be the Tata Nano of public transport with its smart packaging and low cost approach. Its, is based on the Tata Ace Magic platform and was showcased …