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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

heavy-vehicles

Tender For 1,000 E-Buses To Be Floated Next Year: DTC Managing Director

  The tender for procurement of 1,000 e-buses by the Delhi government is expected to be floated around January next year, DTC Managing Director M...

Delhi Govt Approves Proposal To Procure 1,000 Low-Floor AC Buses

The Delhi government has approved a proposal to procure 1,000 low-floor air-conditioned buses under the cluster scheme, Deputy Chief Minister Manish ...

Olectra-BYD deploys electric buses for Sabarimala pilgrimage

  Electric vehicle maker Olectra-BYD said Thursday it has deployed its 10 electric buses for Sabarimala pilgrimage to take pilgrims to the hill-t...

Ashok Leyland first set of EVs to hit roads in January 2019

The first set of electric vehicles manufactured by Hinduja Group flagship Ashok Leyland would be rolled out by January 2019, a top official said . Co...

Carriers of toxic air, trucks can’t enter Delhi for 3 days after Diwali

The Environment Pollution (Control and Prevention) Authority have announced a ban on entry of trucks into Delhi from November 8 to 10, an emergency m...

RTOs to suspend licence of overloaded truck drivers

Taking serious cognisance of overloaded commercial vehicles, transport commissioner Shekhar Channe on Friday said the department will suspend driving...

CM to decide on BMTC’s 80 electric bus procurement

Chief minister HD Kumaraswamy will decide whether Bengaluru gets electric buses for public transport. His intervention was needed after transport min...

Now air filtering buses to counter Delhi's pollution

  Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan flagged off five buses fitted with air-filters, which trap the pollutants in the air, as a pilot proje...

Mahindra launches Blazo X Range of HCV Trucks

Mahindra Truck and Bus (MTB), a part of Mahindra Group, on Friday launched an upgrade of HCV Blazo trucks, Blazo X.  The Blazo X addresses the r...

Public Transport Vehicles to Have Tracking Devices, Emergency Buttons from Jan 1, 2019

Vehicle location tracking devices and emergency buttons have been made mandatory for all new public transport vehicles registered on or after January...

Volvo to deliver 144 coaches to Mexico

Swedish automaker, Volvo on Monday received an order of 144 Volvo 9800 coaches from Mobility ADO, one of the largest coach operators in Mexico which w...

Kochi readies to welcome e-vehicles

As Kerala moves to introduce e-vehicles, the transport department is taking steps to develop basic infrastructure for operating these vehicles in cit...

TN Govt to Launch Electric Buses in Chennai, Coimbatore

The Tamil Nadu government said it would soon launch 100 electric buses in the state, in collaboration with UK-based C40. Transport Minister M R Vijaya...

Uttarakhand CM Flags Off First Electric Bus Test Run

Giving impetus to the policy encouraging pollution-free vehicles in Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat flagged off the trial run of the...

E-permit for heavy vehicles from today

The state transport department is set to launch an online carriage vehicle permit system on October 10.“The system will enable heavy vehicle op...

Volkswagen Owned MAN Trucks Urged by Fada to Compensate Dealers in India

Following German truck maker MAN Trucks' "abrupt" decision to exit India, automobile dealers' body Fada has urged the firm to device a "compensation ...

Tata Motors Expects Robust Growth of Commercial Vehicles Segment in 2019

Auto major Tata Motors expects to clock 20 per cent growth in its commercial vehicles segment in fiscal 2018-19, riding on an overall uptrend in the e...

Ashok Leyland posts 26% rise in September

Commercial vehicle maker Ashok Leyland on Monday reported a 26% increase in sales at 19373 units in September.The company had sold 15371 units in sam...

80 electric buses to run in Chennai, 20 in Coimbatore

State transport minister M R Vijayabaskar has said that battery-operated buses will soon be operated in Chennai and Coimbatore. While speaking to repo...

Govt may team up with private companies to operate electric buses

The government may soon start operating electric buses in partnership with private players as it looks to improve public transport and reduce pollutio...

Volkswagen truck unit to be ready for IPO by year-end

Volkswagen's truck unit Traton should by year-end be in shape for a potential stock market listing, Europe's largest carmaker said .Traton's legal str...

BEML Launches Make-In-India Electric Dump Truck

  BEML Limited, a public sector company under the Ministry of Defense and a premier manufacturer of Mining & Construction equipment, has laun...

Caterpillar Unveils New Range of Excavators in India

  Manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, Caterpillar unveiled a new generation of excavators manufactured at its facility on the city...

Ashok Leyland Inaugurates EV Facility In India

On its 70th Anniversary, Ashok Leyland inaugurated its electric vehicle facility in its Ennore plant. The facility is India's first integrated facili...

Olectra-BYD Deploys Electric Buses for TSRTC in Hyderabad

Olectra-BYD, a leading player in electric public transport system, has announced that its eBuzz K9 electric buses have just begun commercial operatio...

Electric Buses in Bengaluru to Start Soon

Karnataka would switch over to battery-driven electric buses in Bengaluru and phase out polluting diesel vehicles for public transport over the next ...

KSRTC luxury buses to have fire-detection systems

  The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation  has decided to install fire detection and suppression system (FDSS) in all its premium lux...

Tata Motors to Showcase Five New Public Transport Vehicles

Tata Motors has said that it will showcase five new public transport vehicles at the bus and coach exhibition, BusWorld India, in Bengaluru starting ...

Ashok Leyland to Supply Defence Tracked Combat Vehicles to Indian Army

Hinduja Group firm Ashok Leyland today said it has bagged a tender in the defence tracked vehicle space, marking its foray into the niche segment. "A...