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Volvo retains mining advantage; looks at new avenues of growth

Volvo retains mining advantage; looks at new avenues of growth

The endeavour at Volvo Trucks India is to be a trusted partner of their customers. Story & Photos: Ashish Bhatia Volvo Trucks India started its journey in India in 1996. It started by offering long-haul trucks in the form of FH, FM and the FL. It found a calling in mining trucks over time. The economics of trucking turned the[Read More…]

by October 25, 2017 Cover Stories
BharatBenz High-Five

BharatBenz High-Five

Three BharatBenz trucks ran from Chennai to Ludhiana and back via Kolkata and Vijaywada to celebrate the five years of Daimler India Commercial Vehicles. Story by: Bhushan Mhapralkar Photos: Mahesh Reddy & DICV It is past midnight as the convoy of three trucks gets on the highway to Mumbai. It is part of an initiative by Daimler India Commercial Vehicles[Read More…]

by October 25, 2017 Cover Stories
Euro5 BharatBenz

Euro5 BharatBenz

To mark five years of its journey, Daimler India Commercial Vehicles has introduced a Euro5 truck in India. Story & Photos by: Bhushan Mhapralkar Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) has introduced a Euro5 ready truck in the medium-duty range of trucks it sells. Offering 14 truck models in the 9- to 49-segments, and under the medium-duty truck (MDT) and heavy-duty[Read More…]

by October 25, 2017 Cover Stories
Ashok Leyland’ digital path to growth

Ashok Leyland’ digital path to growth

To beat market cyclicity and achieve higher growth, Ashok Leyland is looking at digital initiatives as an enabler. Story by: Bhushan Mhapralkar With an eye on grabbing a greater share of the Rs.2.4 crore spent by an operator on a truck through out its lifecycle, Ashok Leyland has unveiled four digital platforms that promise to enhance value. Claiming to earn[Read More…]

by September 20, 2017 Cover Stories