Cover Stories

Electric CVs accelerate

Electric CVs accelerate

The Covid-19 pandemic seems to have accelerated the shift to electric CVs. Story by Bhushan Mhapralkar In November 2020, a little known company called Infraprime Logistics announced that it is rolling out 1000 heavy-duty electric trucks post the successful run of its 55-tonne prototype. It stated that 12 of its e-trucks are already in operation on the Delhi-Jaipur highway with[Read More…]

by January 24, 2021 Cover Stories
Driving the Tata Prima LX 2825.TK BSVI

Driving the Tata Prima LX 2825.TK BSVI

The Tata Prima LX 2825.TK makes an effective heavy-duty tipper. Story by Bhushan Mhapralkar It is a normal working week-day in Pune. The traffic on the by-pass is in full swing. The adjoining service roads are also quite full. There is a curious mix of two-wheelers, three-wheelers, passenger vehicles and CVs on the roads. A part of these is a[Read More…]

by December 26, 2020 Cover Stories
New Ashok Leyland Boss

New Ashok Leyland Boss

Ashok Leyland has introduced BSVI-compliant Boss LE and LX ICVs with a host of new changes. Story by Team CV Ashok Leyland Ltd. has introduced BSVI Boss LE and LX with i-Gen6 technology. Positioned in the Intermediate Commercial Vehicle (ICV) segment, the truck has a GVW of 11.1-tonne and 14.05-tonne respectively. Available with a loading span ranging from 14 ft.[Read More…]

by December 14, 2020 Cover Stories
Tata 407 SFC Gold BSVI

Tata 407 SFC Gold BSVI

The Tata 407 SFC Gold BSVI is a curious mix of ‘history in motion’ and still very relevant and empowered. Story by  Bhushan Mhapralkar It is late evening and the road past Pen on the famous Mumbai-Goa national highways turns terrible. It becomes difficult to pick up the road from the potholes as the bright headlamp beams break the monotony[Read More…]

by December 14, 2020 Cover Stories