Tag: Daimler

BharatBenz launches three heavy-duty trucks in India

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV), recently launched its first set of trucks under the BharatBenz brand in Mumbai, BharatBenz is 100% Indian subsidiary of the world’s No. 1 truck manufacturer Daimler AG. The 3 Heavy-Duty trucks launched are first among the range of 17 models that will happen in the next 17 months and will expand …

Mercedes-Benz launches City Bus in India at a price of Rs. 90 lakhs

After its successful entry into long-distance inter-city bus segment with its 2-axle and 3-axle coaches, Mercedes-Benz on Friday announced its entry into the city bus segment in India by launching the City Bus. Mercedes-Benz India (MBIL) also inaugurated its City Bus manufacturing facility at Chakan in Pune. The 37-seater, low-entry bus base version is priced at Rs.90 lakh, …

Official – Force One SUV launch on 19th August

Force Motors has confirmed the launch of the new Force One SUV on the 19th of August, 2011, thus making the already packed August a very busy month indeed with new car launches happening left, right and centre. Force Motors has already enlisted its dealers across India. The Force One SUV will be sold by 18 dealers initially …

Force Motors signs deal with Daimler to build MPV

Pune-based Force Motors Ltd has signed a technology licence agreement with a German auto major, Daimler AG for a multi-purpose vehicle (MPV). It earlier licensed to a 2.2-litre common rail engine used by the company in the Traveller range of light commercial vehicles. Daimler AG and Force Motors Limited have been together since 4 decades that had continues …

Daimler AG launches India financial services

Daimler AG announced the official launch of its Financial Services unit in India. The group provides financial services in 40 countries worldwide, has its headquarters in Chennai for its Indian subsidiary. An initial investment of USD 50 million as part of its market entry and has put in place an electronic point-of-sales system to deliver speedy loan approval …

Spied – BharatBenz (Daimler) trucks near Chennai

For the first time we bring to our BA readers the spyshots of the Truck. Our friends at Any-thing-on-wheels caught the clearest spy shots of the BharatBenz truck undergoing real-world tests at NH4 (Chennai-Bangalore Highway). There was no doubt that these trucks belong to BharatBenz as design similarities with Mercedes-Benz’s international models were clearly visible. The Germans are …

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 …