CV sales accelerate in June, OEMs optimistic on speedy growth
Tata Motors, Ashok Leyland, Mahindra Trucks & Buses and VECV have all recorded double-digit growth, with demand growing for the critical, high-margin M&HCV segment which augur...
Tata Motors leads the charge in India's fast-growing CV market
by Kiran Bajad 21 Jun 2018
The commercial vehicle segment – considered the barometer of the country’s economy – has notched handsome growth (+57.44%) and the growth is coming th...
Ashok Leyland trains a million drivers and counting…
by Kiran Bajad 09 Jun 2018
Ashok Leyland recently trained over a million drivers through its training programme ever since it began in 1995.
CV sales maintain strong momentum in May
by Kiran Bajad 01 Jun 2018
The current economic trends seem favourable for driving sales of heavy-duty trucks with 35-and-above tonne load- carrying capacity.
Ashok Leyland rolls out 100,000th BS IV vehicle
by Kiran Bajad 28 May 2018
The decision to opt for in-house developed iEGR technology compared to SCR tech, for BS IV compliant vehicles, Ashok Leyland has posted a strong 100,0...
Ashok Leyland's net profit jumps 28 percent in FY2018
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 18 May 2018
CV maker posts record revenues and record profits, turns cash positive with nearly Rs 3,000 crore surplus due to focus on working capital and operatio...
Autocar Professional's May 15 issue – a Safety Special – out now
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 15 May 2018
Autocar Professional's annual Safety Special is all about expert opinion on ways to reduce road accidents and save lives, technologies that can benefi...
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 09 May 2018
The conference aims to augment the demand of electric vehicles from the user segment, create a conducive EV ecosystem by building infrastructure and e...
Ashok Leyland showcases 50 new products at its annual conference
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 18 Apr 2018
A brief outline of some of the major launches that occurred at Ashok Leyland's Annual Global Conference in Chennai.
Surging demand for goods carriers propels India CV sales to all-time h...
by Kiran Bajad 16 Apr 2018
The strong return of growth in the goods carrier segment, across both M&HCV and LCV categories, has helped the sector notch sales of 856,453 units in ...
Ashok Leyland's Deming Prize-winning Hosur II plant in pictures
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 06 Apr 2018
Strong March numbers drive CV industry towards record sales in FY2018
by Kiran Bajad 02 Apr 2018
This is unquestionably the best period for CV makers in a long time and all the major OEMs like Tata Motors, Ashok Leyland, Mahindra Truck & Bus and V...
Autocar Professional’s April 1 issue – Green Industry Special – out no...
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 01 Apr 2018
Autocar Professional’s annual Green Industry Special has evolved into an electric mobility special bristling with exclusive interviews, in-depth featu...
Ashok Leyland breaks ground on new bus and EV plant in Andhra Pradesh
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 31 Mar 2018
Located in the Krishna District, the plant will produce 4,800 buses per annum. It will also have a state-of- the-art learning centre and an advanced
Ashok Leyland breaks ground on its seventh plant, in Andhra Pradesh
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 31 Mar 2018
The new facility will manufacture the entire range of buses of Ashok Leyland, along with the capability for electric vehicle development and prototype...
Andhra Pradesh aims to become South India’s leading auto hub
by Amit Panday 23 Mar 2018
Naidu claims to have “signed 2,536 MoUs that will pull in investments of about Rs 1,855,000 crore and will create employment for around 4,428,000 peop...
Tata Motors and Mahindra battle for LCV leadership
by Kiran Bajad 21 Mar 2018
The big battle is being fought in the LCV goods carrier segment. While Mahindra & Mahindra’s market share has dropped to 43.61% from 46.47%, Tata Moto...
Ashok Leyland bags Rs 321 crore order from IRT for 2,100 buses
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 21 Mar 2018
The company will supply 2,000 passenger chassis and 100 fully built small buses to various State Transport Units (STUs) in Tamil Nadu.
Commercial vehicle sales set to touch new peak in FY2018
by Kiran Bajad 17 Mar 2018
The Indian CV industry last saw robust growth in FY2012 when it sold 809,5322 units (+18%). But growth petered out after that and it's only now that t...
Re-skilling, new technologies key for tooling industry in electric mob...
by Kiran Bajad 06 Mar 2018
To make the most of electric mobility, the tooling industry needs to re-skill, invest in future technologies and obtain knowledge in process engineeri...
Commercial vehicle OEMs record robust growth in February
by Kiran Bajad 01 Mar 2018
With the country's economic indices improving, CV players are seeing demand come their way. Also, stricter enforcing of overloading is seeing fleet op...