Ashok Leyland, flagship of the Hinduja Group, launched two new Light Commercial Vehicles (LCV) - PARTNER truck, India's first airconditioned LCV goods vehicle and MiTR bus, a LCV bus with bes-in-class comfort. After the commercially sucessful Dost and the recently launched STiLE, now PARTNER and MiTR are the latest offerings from the Ashok Leyland - Nissan Joint Venture.
PARTNER, brings to the India customer, the latest LCV from Europe and Japan. This next-generation truck focuses on driver comfort and sports a modern Euro cab with spacious car-like interiors and offers global levels of performance and efficiency. With a Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) capacity of 6.6T, the PARTNER will address various applications like parcel goods, durables, perishables and FMCG products among others.
MiTR is a 26+1+1 seater bus, ergonomically designed to offer superior comfort and utility to passengers and drivers. MiTR has a parabolic suspension in the front and the rear - an industry - first and offers class-leading comfort. MiTR also has a school bus variant that adheres to school bus body code guidelines of all state governments.
Both PARTNER and MiTR are powered by an advanced ZD30 Common Rail Diesel Engine, that ensures superior fuel-efficiency and better turnaround time.