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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

Ashok Leyland has announced the resignation of Vinod K. Dasari

Ashok Leyland has announced the resignation of Vinod K. Dasari , Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (MD & CEO) effective 31 March 2019. After a successful stint of almost 14 years with Ashok Leyland, first as a Chief Operating Officer (COO) and then as CEO and MD, Vinod K. Dasari, has decided to pursue his personal interests and seek new learnings. Respecting his[Read More…]

by November 13, 2018 News

Higher tonnage, 41-tonne trucks next

Higher tonnage, 41-tonne rigid trucks would mark the next shift, claim industry sources. Drawing attention to the innovative 41-tonne 10×2 rigid truck displayed by Ashok Leyland recently at Chennai, industry sources claim that other CV majors are also preparing to launch 10×2 rigid trucks in the 41-tonne category. The next, most important battlefield according to industry sources, the 41-tonne rigid[Read More…]

by June 25, 2018 News

CV industry to get big boost in FY2018-19?

With CV major Ashok Leyland announcing a 28 per cent jump in profits to Rs.1563 crores in FY2017-18, the backdrop of higher spending on infrastructure and demand in the replacement market is expected to provide the CV industry with a big boost in FY2018-19, claim industry sources. They mention that the industry will clock a growth of much higher than[Read More…]

by June 25, 2018 News