Ashok Leyland has launched the OYSTER – its next-generation A.C. midi-bus, in the premium category, in India. It is a multi-purpose premium A.C. bus, designed and manufactured in-house, for staff and tourist commute. With an aesthetically appealing smiley face, plush interiors and loads of convenient features, OYSTER is the best-in-class A.C. midi bus with a segment-best seating capacity of 41 reclining seats.
Anuj Kathuria, COO, Ashok Leyland, said, “Ashok Leyland buses are known for their reliability and low cost of operations which has led to our leadership in the bus segment. As leaders, we have been introducing products and technologies which are ahead of the curve and which become industry standard. With Oyster, which is already a huge success in the International market, we intend to further our leadership positioning. True to our brand philosophy, ‘Aapki Jeet, Hamari Jeet’, Oyster will set the benchmark in Comfort, Safety, and Performance.”
Sanjay Saraswat, Head, Medium and Heavy Commercial Vehicle Business, Ashok Leyland, said, “Increasingly commuters are having to spend more time on the commute and there is a need in the market for a comfortable and safe transport solution. Oyster is such a product which meets this need and makes the commute a pleasant experience. This bus has the latest and best in terms of technology and is in line with customer expectations. We are glad to have the opportunity to begin the change towards ergonomically designed, aesthetically appealing and superior performance vehicles for mass transportation of citizens.”