Sunday, January 3, 2010

U Truck From Leyland

Commercial vehicle manufacturer Ashok Leyland unveiled its new U Truck platform on Saturday and its managing director announced that Ashok Leyland going to introduce all 25 products will come under this new U truck platform in 18 months. All commercial vehicle will be powered by BS III and BS IV engine which can be upgraded to BS V in the future. Ashok Leyland plans to manufacture 50, 000 units from its Uttarakhand facility. Ashok leyland and Nissan of Japan formed a joint venture company for manufacturing of Light Moving Vehicle in 2007 and joint ventured company plans to built a new facility in Chennai, Tamil Nadu with an investment of Rs 2300 crore.
Speaking about the Joint venture, MD said, there will not be any joint branding of products, some products in the value segment will be tagged as " Ashok Leyland " while those in the niche segment will be tagged as Nissan of Japan. Ashok Leyland also launched its first ever online support for customer service " Leyland Direct " a national helpline for customer care for quick break-down services.


  1. good..nice truck..i haven't seen model and design..
    seeing from photo, what kind of back box..and could we carrysomething like wood and mybe furniture..

  2. hello friend nice to meet you,N your post about truck is very nice

  3. the trucks is very important for ours

  4. Is it India first national vehicle after Bajaj?