Category: Upcoming Commercial Vehicles

Tata Divo luxury Inter-city AC coach

Tata Motors , the country’s largest automotive maker in terms of sales will be launching its Divo, a luxury AC coach meant for intercity long-distance operations. The Divo will compete with the Volvo and Mercedes buses and is expected to be launched in 2012. “As of now, five Divos are under trail run on the Indian roads. With Divo, we will directly …

Spied – Tata Winger CNG

Tata Motor is currently testing the CNG versions of the Winger model in Pune. GoaOnWheels reports that it had no badge or even the cover as it looked a production ready version. Tata Winger CNG will carry the green sticker on the front door and there were no other exterior changes. The company is facing the heat on …

Spied – Mahindra Maxximo passenger van

CarWale recently spotted a car on the Mumbai-Pune expressway,which looked more so like any of the Tata passenger vehicles which do their rounds here. But when we took a closer look at it, there were two things that got us thinking. The first being the strong character line on the door of the car which extends right to …

Spied – Force Motors LCV in Pune

What you see here is believed to be the next generation from Force Motors to take on Tata Motors, Piaggio and Mahindra. We’re uncertain about the displacement, payload capacity or dimensions of the truck. Force Motors could position this under the Trump 15 whose payload capacity is rated at 790kg. Perhaps this is a half-tonne payload truck to take on …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Tata Hispano Hybrid Buses to run in Madrid

Tata Hispano Motors Carrocera SA, Tata Motors’ wholly owned subsidiary in Spain, will be supplying 10 CNG Series Hybrid low-floor city buses, to be built on Tata Motors chassis, to EMT Madrid, a Madrid city public transportation company. The buses will be delivered in 2012. Meant for urban transportation, the Tata Hispano CNG Hybrid is powered with a series …