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Tata Ace grows up; turns Mega

Tata Ace grows up; turns Mega

Article by: Bhushan Mhapralkar Story & photos by : Bhushan Mhapralkar Tata Ace has grown up in more ways than one. It’s called the Ace Mega. Tata Ace has grown up. It is now called the Ace Mega. Inching closer to the SuperAce, Ace Mega aims at those who want to carry more, avail better fuel efficiency, and have the ability[Read More…]

by October 19, 2015 Cover Stories
Renault takes the wraps off the Alaskan pick-up

Renault takes the wraps off the Alaskan pick-up

Article by: Bhushan Mhapralkar Story & photos by : Bhushan Mhapralkar About playing hard and working hard, the Alaskan reflects Renault’s aspirations to be a top global LCV player. The name Alaskan is long associated with a sturdy dog breed, Alaskan Malamute. With a formidable nature and structure, Alaskan Malamute was originally bred for hauling freight because of its strength[Read More…]

by October 19, 2015 Cover Stories
Going green

Going green

The focus on emission control technologies is growing, especially in the case of commercial vehicles. A 54-year old truck operator, Satpal Singh is a worried man. Operating a 11-year old Tata 1618 truck to ferry goods from Delhi to Mumbai and back, Satpal Singh’s only source of livelihood looks like is in danger. The National Green Tribunal recently issued orders[Read More…]

by September 21, 2015 Cover Stories
Special application CVs

Special application CVs

Article by: Bhushan Mhapralkar Commercial vehicles find favour with special applications that make the fire brigades, airports, armed forces function smoothly and efficiently. Mumbai Fire Brigade has added a 90 m fire ladder to its fleet of special application trucks, which include fire tenders and crane trucks among others. The new fire ladder, procured from Finland-based Bronto Skylift Oy Ab,[Read More…]

by September 16, 2015 Cover Stories