SPECIAL REPORT

70 years of Ashok Leyland

70 years of Ashok Leyland

The 70-year journey of Ashok Leyland is interesting in how it has helped the country industrialise. Story by: Bhargav TS The second largest CV maker in India has turned 70 years old. Tracing its journey to 1948 when it began producing Austin cars under license in India as Ashok Motors, the CV maker has come a long way. As the[Read More…]

by November 16, 2018 SPECIAL REPORT
Greaves Cotton plays a catalyst

Greaves Cotton plays a catalyst

Greaves Cotton Ltd. is playing a catalyst for OEMs to address their regulatory and market requirements. Story & Photos: Ashish Bhatia Founded by James Greaves and George Cotton in 1859 and bought by the Thapar Group in 1947, turning it into an Indian entity, Greaves Cotton has been manufacturing diesel engines since 1939. Entering into a joint venture with Ruston[Read More…]

by October 23, 2018 SPECIAL REPORT
Indian truck drivers are burning out

Indian truck drivers are burning out

A recent study has been found out that Indian truck drivers are burning out. Story by: Bhushan Mhapralkar Kulwant Singh is driving on a long route from Ludhiana to Chennai. Save for a few trips between Ludhiana and Delhi NCR, which he terms as ‘local’, Singh has been doing long routes for as long as he can remember. He is[Read More…]

by October 22, 2018 SPECIAL REPORT
Kerala floods: CVs to the rescue

Kerala floods: CVs to the rescue

CVs played a key role in the rescue and recovery operations in Kerala. Story by: Ashish Bhatia Little did the people of Kerala think of the devastation the months of July and August 2018 would bring. As the first state in India to receive monsoon, Kerala, situated in a long and slender belt of land with the Sahyadri mountain range[Read More…]

by October 20, 2018 SPECIAL REPORT