Tag: Truck

Spied – Tata Y1 series truck on a trail-run!

Couple of weeks before, we brought you the firstever spy picture of the new Tata 407 facelift caught testing in the streets of Pune. Now again our good mate at Burnyourfuel has managed to snap the test-mule of Tata Y1 series truck, the company was testing the chassis of Ultra range of trucks for its internal purpose. The …

Hyundai India plans to launch commercial vehicles soon!

India’s second largest carmaker Hyundai Motors, now announced their intention to launch new vehicles in the commercial market segment.  This is part of the company strategy to increase their market share in this segment. Hyundai Motors which till date have only passenger vehicles in the compact category in India will be considering premium and top end commercial vehicles.  …

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 …

Mahindra Maxximo debuts in Nepal

Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M), one of the leaders in the small commercial vehicle segment in India, recently launched the Maxximo Mini-truck in Nepal. A game-changer offering, the Maxximo Mini-truck combines best-in-class technology, unmatched performance and superior style and comfort. World’s first Mini-truck to be powered by 2-Cylinder C-2 CRDe engine, Mahindra launches Maxximo with the world’s most advanced …

Scania Truck Manufacturer to set up assembly plant in Bangalore

Swedish truck maker, Scania is planning to expand its operations in India by building an assembly plant in Bangalore for manufacturing and selling heavy haulage trucks and luxury buses. “We will set up a regional product centre at Bangalore for assembling heavy haulage trucks and city and inter-city luxury buses,” said Henrik Fagrenius, managing director, Scania Commercial Vehicles …

Truck driver bags Volvo Award

Volvo Trucks, on Monday, announced that an Indian Volvo Tipper driver has won the Volvo Asia Fuelwatch Competition. Gosula Venkata Suresh from KPCL, Andhra Pradesh, achieved the highest fuel efficiency at the competition conducted in a stone quarry in Sweden on April 14, 2011 and was adjudged the winner.  Fuelwatch is conducted by Volvo Trucks to bring out …

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 …