Post Tagged with: "Trucks"

Ashok Leyland Q2 PAT at Rs 39 crore; down by 92%

Ashok Leyland Q2 PAT at Rs 39 crore; down by 92%

Ashok Leyland Limited, Indian flagship of the Hinduja Group, reported a revenue of Rs 3929 crore which was 48% lower than the same period last year (Rs 7621 crore). The Total Industry Volume had come down by 53%. PBT (before exceptional item) for the quarter was at Rs 84 crore (Rs 688 crore) and PAT was at Rs 39 crore[Read More…]

by November 11, 2019 News

Prestigious quality award to Volvo Trucks

For the second consecutive year Volvo Trucks has received Europe’s prestigious Quality Innovation of the Year Award. Volvo Trucks received the award for its new transmission, I-Shift Dual Clutch, whose main benefit is that it makes the driver’s job simpler and safer. “I-Shift Dual Clutch represents a new-for-the-industry product innovation with strong improvements in parameters that influence drivers and transport[Read More…]

by January 26, 2015 News, OEM, Web Exclusive

Navistar now offering Allison fuel-efficiency package on medium-duty and vocational trucks

Navistar, Inc. has announced it is offering the Allison Transmission FuelSense® fuel-efficiency package on its medium-duty and vocational International® truck models. FuelSense, available in Allison’s 1000, 2000, 3000 and 4000 series transmissions, automatically adapts shift schedules and torque, maximizing transmission efficiency based on load, grade and duty cycle, without sacrificing performance. “Allison’s internal testing shows FuelSense cuts fuel consumption by[Read More…]

by August 23, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive

Stronger, lighter Alcoa Ultra wheels now available for Peterbilt Class 8 trucks

New Alcoa Ultra aluminum wheels manufactured from a MagnaForce alloy that provides additional strength and lower weight are now available as a factory-installed option for all Peterbilt heavy-duty trucks, Peterbilt Motors Company recently announced. “This is a great new option for our customers in weight-conscious applications and other markets who want to run lighter and have confidence in the proven[Read More…]

by August 18, 2014 Globescan, Web Exclusive
Kenworth Class 8 Trucks available for order with Spicer AdvanTEK 40 Tandem Axle

Kenworth Class 8 Trucks available for order with Spicer AdvanTEK 40 Tandem Axle

Kenworth has added Dana’s Spicer® AdvanTEK® 40 tandem axle for new Class 8 pickup and delivery, regional haul and linehaul trucks equipped with the Kenworth AG380 or AG400L suspension. “The Spicer AdvanTEK 40 tandem axle is an excellent, fuel-efficient addition for new Kenworth Class 8 trucks,” said Kurt Swihart, Kenworth marketing director. “The AdvanTEK 40 axle is featured as a[Read More…]

by August 3, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Cummins recognised by Chrysler as a Supplier of the Year

Cummins recognised by Chrysler as a Supplier of the Year

Cummins Inc. was recognised by Chrysler Group as one of the 2013 Supplier’s of the Year during the company’s 2014 Annual Strategy Meeting and Supplier Awards Ceremony on June 24held at the Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. Of the 18 awards given to top suppliers for their extraordinary performance in 2013, Cummins was recognised in two categories, marking the first time Cummins has received[Read More…]

by July 10, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Daimler India Commercial Vehicles starts production of Left Hand Drive FUSO Trucks

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles starts production of Left Hand Drive FUSO Trucks

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV), the wholly owned subsidiary of Daimler AG, Stuttgart, Germany along with Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation, Japan (MFTBC), a Daimler Company, under Daimler Trucks Asia, rolled out its first Left-Hand Drive (LHD) FUSO trucks for the export markets at its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Oragadam.  The first heavy-duty truck – the FUSO[Read More…]

by July 8, 2014 Globescan, News, OEM, Web Exclusive
New FUSO trucks export to Indonesia begins

New FUSO trucks export to Indonesia begins

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV), the wholly owned subsidiary of Daimler AG, Stuttgart, Germany along with Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation, Japan (MFTBC), a Daimler Company, started shipping DICV-made FUSO trucks to Indonesia, the key strategic market in Asia. With the new range of trucks, the company aims to fuel additional momentum in the market where FUSO has established[Read More…]

by July 1, 2014 Globescan, News, OEM, Web Exclusive
Dana earns Excellence in Quality Improvement Award from Hino Trucks

Dana earns Excellence in Quality Improvement Award from Hino Trucks

Dana Holding Corporation today announced that the company has been recognised by Hino Trucks with its Excellence in Quality Improvement award. Dana accepted the award, which recognises superior improvement in parts-per-million (PPM) defect performance at Hino’s annual supplier business meeting this month. Dana supplies driveshafts to Hino from assembly facilities in Lima, Ohio, and Jodalli, Karnataka, India. These products are[Read More…]

by June 17, 2014 Events, Globescan, News, OEM, Web Exclusive
New Fuso trucks from Chennai enters Bangladesh

New Fuso trucks from Chennai enters Bangladesh

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV), a wholly owned subsidiary of Daimler AG, Stuttgart, Germany along with Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation, Japan (MFTBC), again a Daimler Company, launched its DICV-made Fuso trucks in Bangladesh, making it the 6th strategic market since the start of exports in May 2013.  Bangladesh is one of the key markets in Asia for DICV-made[Read More…]

by June 10, 2014 News, OEM, Web Exclusive