Ashok Leyland launches Falcon Super and Gazl in Oman

by Sricharan R 01 Mar 2021


Ashok Leyland unveiled two smart passenger buses, Falcon Super and Gazl in Oman at a virtual launch. The Falcon Super and Gazl will join the fleet of its already operational 1000+ buses in Oman.

Falcon Super and Gazl are from the company’s state-of-the-art manufacturing base in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE. Speaking at the virtual unveiling, Nitin Seth, Chief Operating Officer, Ashok Leyland said, “. The Ras Al Khaimah plant which exports buses to Europe, Africa and the Middle East was established in 2007. It has manufactured over 20,000 buses so far, a large share of it plying on the roads of GCC countries, including in Oman. Our plant in RAK and increasing market share in GCC countries, will play a key role in achieving our Vision to be in the Top 10 Global CV makers.”

Sanjay Saraswat, Head – International Operations, Ashok Leyland added, “Falcon Super is a 70-seater and Gazl is a 25-seater that come with in-built advanced technology and safety solutions, for a comfortable journey. They are designed to meet the specific demands of the GCC countries and to provide a comfortable journey. Both the products have opened up new segments for the company in the region.” 

The launch was in partnership with Ashok Leyland’s dealer in Oman, Mohsin Haider Darwish. Mohisn Hani Al Bahrani, CEO of MHD ACERE said, “With these new products, we look forward to improving our success story in the market. We have recently invested in state-of-the-art exclusive Ashok Leyland 3S facility in Ghala, Muscat to enhance customer satisfaction, efficiency, and output.”