Ashok Leyland receives BS-VI certification for full range of trucks

Ashok Leyland has become the first Indian OEM to meet the BS-VI emission norms across the full range of heavy-duty trucks (GVW of 16.2T and above). Dr N. Saravanan, Chief Technology Officer, Ashok Leyland, received the certificates, confirming compliance to BS-VI emission standard, from Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) on August 29, 2019. ARAI […]

Ashok Leyland premium midi-bus OYSTER launched in India

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 […]

Ashok Leyland gets LEED v4.1 Platinum certification

Ashok Leyland’s corporate office in Chennai, India has been awarded LEED v4.1 Buildings Operations & Maintenance certification at the Platinum level. The LEED v4.1 is the newest version of the LEED (or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system, developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). With this, Ashok Leyland becomes the first […]

Ashok Leyland gets order for 1290 bues from Gujarat

Ashok Leyland, India’s largest Bus manufacturer, has bagged an order from Gujarat State Roadways Corporation (GSRTC) for 1290 buses. This order comes closely on the back of 2580 bus orders received from various state transport undertakings recently. Vinod K. Dasari, Managing Director, Ashok Leyland, said, “We are very happy to receive the confirmation of this […]

Ashok Leyland bags orders for 2580 buses

Ashok Leyland, the fourth largest manufacturer of buses in the world and India’s largest bus manufacturer, has bagged orders from IRT (Institute of Road Transport, Chennai), UPSRTC (Uttar Pradesh State Roadways Transport Corporation) and CTU (Chandigarh Transport Undertaking) for 2580 buses. These orders, are among the largest from STU’s for a single OEM. All these buses can be delivered […]

Ashok Leyland, ELBIT Systems sign MOU

Ashok Leyland has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with ELBIT Systems to provide High Mobility vehicles (HMV) for mounting Elbit Systems’ artillery guns and systems. The integrated systems are targeted for worldwide export markets. Ashok Leyland has expertise in design, manufacturing of logistic vehicles, combat support High Mobility Vehicles (HMV) and Armoured vehicles for the defence forces. ELBIT […]

Ashok Leyland inaugurates India’s first integrated EV facility

Ashok Leyland, on its 70th Anniversary, inaugurated cutting edge electric vehicle (EV) facility in its Ennore plant. It is India’s first integrated facility for design, prototyping, testing, process prototyping and solutions design. The in-house facilities include engineering, prototyping and testing for Motors, Battery Modules and Packs and a Power Electronics Lab. Keeping in mind the […]