Madhya Pradesh government confers Environment Award to MAN Trucks

MAN Trucks India, a 100% subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany, was conferred the Environment Award for its facility in Pithampur, near Indore by the Government of Madhya Pradesh. The Hon’ble Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shri. Shivraj Singh Chauhan gave the award to Mr. Shrikant Pandit, Head of MAN Trucks’ plant in Pithampur at a function organised in Bhopal recently. The Hon’ble Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh, Shri. Raman Singh was present on the occasion.

MAN Trucks’ Pithampur facility won this State Level Competition organised by Madhya Pradesh Pollution Control Board. The award comprises a trophy, certificate and cash prize of INR 50,000. This award evaluates all industries for their efforts in continual improvements on air quality, water usage, wastage control, method of handling & disposal of hazardous material, etc. A panel of senior government officials adjudged participating companies on the above aspects, besides on safety, waste control, optimum use of natural resources and employee involvement.

Mr. Joerg Mommertz, Chairman & Managing Director, MAN Trucks India said, “We are happy to receive this honour from the Madhya Pradesh government. At MAN, it is our commitment to preserve the environment, which is part of our Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives. We are focused on our efforts to ensure that our production facility meets all the concerns towards conserving the ecology and make products that address environmental concerns. This approach is reflected in the recognition given by the state government. We will aim to achieve even better results going forward.”

The award recognised efforts by the company towards pollution control and environment conservancy during 2014-15. MAN Truck competed in the large scale industry, medium hazardous category. Other participants included players from automotive, pharmaceutical, textiles and cement manufacturing facilities.

About MAN Trucks India
MAN Trucks India Pvt. Ltd. is a fully owned subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany. The company has its Head Quarters in Pune and state-of-the-art manufacturing facility at Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh. The product range manufactured in this plant include tippers for off-road & construction, haulage for regular & over dimensional cargo, and special application trucks such as fire tenders, garbage compactors, concrete mixers, boom pumps, tip trailers and bulkers. The product range for India is developed at MAN Trucks R&D centre in Pune. The trucks made in India are also exported to African and Asian markets. MAN Trucks offers prompt and efficient support through its network of 64 touch points in India and one each in Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal. The company has sold over 25,000 trucks since it started its India operations in 2006

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MAN Trucks India expands reach in Andhra Pradesh with Vijayawada dealership

  • Mr. Joerg Mommertz, Chairman and Managing Director, MAN Trucks India inaugurates the dealership
  • New touch point in MAN Trucks network owned and run by M/S Asha Automine
  • State-of-the art dedicated 3S (sales, service, spares) facility to cater to MAN Trucks Commercial Vehicles
  • Vijayawada, January 19th, 2017: MAN Trucks India Pvt.Ltd.a 100% subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany, the world’s leading manufacturer of trucks and buses in association with M/S Asha Automine,today inaugurated a new state of the art dealership for its commercial 56000sqft and is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, 5 service bays vehicle brand in Vijayawada. The new dealership is spread over an area of and sophisticated infrastructure.

    The new Vijayawada dealership is the 60th touch point for MAN Trucks inIndia. The new dealership is a one stop service destination for commercial vehicles and has been designed to provide a superior experience to customers. The opening of this dealership which is owned and run by Asha
    Automine is an illustration of MAN Trucks’ demand and acceptance in market. With this new dealership, MAN Trucks’ dealer network continues to infiltrate deeper into the Indian market.

    Speaking at the inauguration, Mr. Joerg Mommertz, Chairman and Managing Director, MAN Trucks India said, “Andhra Pradesh is one of the key markets in the south and this new dealership will certainly enhance our presence. This market provides a huge opportunity for us. With a dynamic and experienced leadership team of Asha Automine, we are confident of providing our customers the right products and the right kind of service. We are sure of meeting specific transportation requirements of the customers in the region and offering customized solutions with our world class products. With this new dealership, we look forward to considerably improve our presence in Andhra Pradesh.”

    Mr Mohan Raju Indukuri, Partner, M/S Asha Automine said: “We are proud to grow together with MAN Trucks. Vijayawada is the perfect location for this new full-fledged commercial vehicle dealership. Our investment here reflects our belief into the enormous growth opportunities for commercial vehicles in one of India’s most vibrant regions, with the MAN Truck brands giving us the right products to be successful. Asha Automine shall provide a unique trucking experience to its valued customers during sales and after sale service.”

    The new dealership spread over 56000sqft has been designed to provide a best in class experience to the customers. It features an avant-garde 3S facility (sales, service, and spares) that has 5 mechanical / service bays with washing facility. The dealership has trained manpower who understands the ever increasing demands of the customers in commercial vehicle space. The 24×7
    enabled workshop is manned by qualified MAN Trucks trained engineers/technicians and comes equipped with high productivity tools, advanced guided diagnostics and mobile service vans.

    About MAN Trucks India:

    MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany, headquartered in Munich, offers one of the widest and most innovative range of products and services in the commercial vehicle industry.

    MAN Trucks India Pvt. Ltd. is a fully owned subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany. MAN Trucks India in the past 10 years since its inception has positioned itself as a key player on the technology platform by offering high quality and cost effective products. In 2016, MAN Trucks India celebrated 10 years of its presence in Indian market. Head quartered at Pune, MAN Trucks India has its production facility at Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh from where it has produced over 23000 vehicles for domestic and international markets. With a strong dealership network of 60 locations, MAN Trucks provides world class round the clock after sales support to its customers

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    MAN Trucks India expands reach in Maharashtra withSolapur dealership

  • Mr. Sivaramakrishna, Head – After Sales, MAN Trucks India inaugurates the dealership
  • Stephen Motors appointed dealer for MAN Trucks India at Solapur, Maharashtra
  • State-of-the art dedicated 3S (sales, service, spares) facility to cater to MAN Trucks Commercial Vehicles
  • Pune, April 7th, 2017: MAN Trucks India Pvt.Ltd.a 100% subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany, the world’s leading manufacturer of trucks and buses in association with M/s Stephen Motors, today inaugurated a new state of the art dealership for its commercial vehicle brand in Solapur. The new dealership is spread over an area of 10000 sqft and is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, 3 service bays and sophisticated infrastructure.

    The new Solapur dealership is the 42 nd Dealership for MAN Trucks in India and 12th in theWest. The Solapur dealership is an important touch point between Mumbai and Hyderabad, offering service facilities for vehicles entering Karnataka from Maharashtra. The new dealership is a one stop service destination for commercial vehicles and has been designed to provide a superior experience to customers. The opening of this dealership which is owned and run by M/s Stephen Motors is an illustration of MAN Trucks’ demand and acceptance in market. With this new dealership, MAN Trucks’ dealer network continues to infiltrate deeper into the Indian market.

    MAN Trucks has a healthy network of 65 touch points spread across 60 cities in India. The company is committed to operating 5additional sales and service outlets by end of 2017, which will go a long way in fuelling MAN Trucks’ long-term growth in India

    Speaking about the inauguration, Mr. Joerg Mommertz, Chairman and Managing Director, MAN Trucks India said, “The expanded dealer network will add to the already strong presence in Maharashtra and Western India. We are pleased to welcome Stephen Motors to our family. Our dealers are capable of delivering superior value and unparalleled customer service. We are confident that we will be able to offer our customers the highest standards of quality and efficiency and bring in a totally modern purchase and ownership experience.”

    Mr Suyog Tribhuvan, MD, Stephen Motors said: “We are proud to grow together with MAN Trucks.Solapur is the perfect location for this new full- fledged commercial vehicle dealership. As an authorised dealer of MAN Trucks in Solapur, Stephen Motors will provide excellent sales and after sales service to existing and prospective customers in the region. We will enhance our customer service and provide an outstanding ownership experience for our customers.”

    The new dealership spread over 10000 sqft has been designed to provide a best in class experience to the customers.It features an avant-garde 3S facility (sales, service, and spares) that has 3 mechanical / service bays with washing facility. The dealership has trained manpower who understands the ever increasing demands of the customers in commercial vehicle space. The 24×7 enabled workshop is manned by qualified MAN Trucks trained engineers/technicians and comes equipped with high productivity tools, advanced guided diagnostics and mobile service vans.

    About MAN Trucks India:

    MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany, headquartered in Munich, offers one of the widest and most innovative range of products and services in the commercial vehicle industry.

    MAN Trucks India Pvt. Ltd. is a fully owned subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany. MAN Trucks India in the past 10 years since its inception has positioned itself as a key player on the technology platform by offering highquality and cost effective products. In 2016, MAN Trucks India celebrated 10 years of its presence in Indian market. Head quartered at Pune, MAN Trucks
    India has its production facility at Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh from where it has produced over 23000 vehicles for domestic and international markets. With a strong dealership network of 60 locations, MAN Trucks provides world class round the clock after sales support to its customers

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    MAN TRUCKS INDIA launches its latest range of genuine lubricants for MAN range of vehicles in partnership with Total OIL INDIA

    MAN Trucks India and Total OIL India partner for driving growth and innovation

    MAN Trucks India Pvt. Ltd.a 100% subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany, the world’s leading manufacturer of trucks and buses and Total Oil India Private Limited (TOIPL),
    a subsidiary of TOTAL S.A. – France, today launched MAN Branded genuine lubricants exclusively for MAN vehicles in the Indian market.

    The product range designed to meet the technical specifications laid out by MAN, is a result of close collaboration and partnership between the teams of MAN and Total. The product range includes high performing engine oils, transmission and axle oils for various types of trucks manufactured by MAN Trucks India for both on road and off road applications segment.

    This product range is developed by Total in close co-ordination with MAN and they adhere to the strict standards of MAN. TOIPL will provide the prompt availability of MAN branded lubricants across the country.

    Speaking at the launch, Mr. Joerg Mommertz, Chairman & Managing Director, MAN Trucks India said, “We at MAN India are working with Global Partners like Total to provide complete solutions to our Customers. MAN Trucks has been present in India for the last 10 years now and have pioneered many technologies. We have always worked extensively towards customer satisfaction and at creating a delightful experience for all MAN customers through various Aftersales products. The partnership with Total is one such step forward in this endeavour.”

    He further expressed, “Through our partnership with Total Lubricants, we at MAN Trucks are committed to providing our customers with superior quality branded lubricants, developed specially for MAN Truck Commercial Vehicles. The partnership will enable MAN Trucks customers to enhance the performance of their vehicles, and contribute to an increased service life and reduced total cost of ownership.”

    Mr. Prakash Jonnalagadda, CEO and Executive Director of Total India lubes division elaborated: “We are honored and glad to embark on this exciting journey with MAN. Thanks to our experience and expertise in developing customized solutions for our customers, we are fully prepared to meet the expectations and demands of MAN to supply them with required products. This development is an
    excellent example of collaboration between two teams and demonstrates the Total’s philosophy of being close to our customers.”

    MAN Genuine Oil rounds off the quality package offered by MAN. It demonstrably provides optimal protection for engines, transmissions, drive axles and transfer cases against wear and tear and the build-up of deposits, enhancing performance of the vehicles and lowering the overall cost of operations.

    About MAN Trucks India:

    MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany, headquartered in Munich, offers one of the widest and most innovative range of products and services in the commercial vehicle industry.

    MAN Trucks India Pvt. Ltd. is a fully owned subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany. MAN Trucks India in the past 10 years since its inception has positioned itself as a key player on the technology platform by offering high quality and cost effective products. In 2016, MAN Trucks India is celebrating 10 years of its presence in Indian market. Head quartered at Pune, MAN Trucks India has its production facility at Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh from where it has produced over 23000 vehicles for domestic and international markets. With a strong dealership network of more than 60 locations, MAN Trucks provides world class round the clock after sales support to its customers.

    About Total

    Total is one of the largest integrated oil and gas companies in the world, with activities in more than 130 countries. It’s close to 100,000 employees put their expertise to work in every part of the industry – exploration and production of oil and natural gas, refining and marketing, new energies particularly solar industry, trading, and chemicals. Total is working to help satisfy the global demand for energy, both today and tomorrow.

    The MAN Group is one of Europe’s leading industrial players in transport-related engineering, with revenue of approximately €14.3 billion in 2014. As a supplier of trucks, buses, diesel engines, turbomachinery, and special gear units, MAN employs approximately 55,900 people worldwide. Its business areas hold leading positions in their respective markets.

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    MAN Trucks India expands reach in Maharashtra with Pune dealership

  • Mr. JoergMommertz, Chairman and Managing Director, MAN Trucks India inaugurates the dealership
  • New touch point in MAN Trucks network owned and run by Bhagyodaya Automotive
  • State-of-the art dedicated 3S (sales, service, spares) facility to cater to MAN Trucks Commercial Vehicles
  • Pune, February 28th, 2017: MAN Trucks India Pvt.Ltd.a 100% subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany, the world’s leading manufacturer of trucks and buses in association with M/sBhagyodaya Automotive, today inaugurated a new state of the art dealership for its commercial vehicle brand in Pune. The new dealership is spread over an area of 55000 sqft and is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment,8 service bays and sophisticated infrastructure.

    The new Pune dealership is the 41 Dealership for MAN Trucks in India and10th in theWest. The new dealership is a one stop service destination for commercial vehicles and has been designed to provide a superior experience to customers. The opening of this dealership which is owned and run by M/s Bhagyodaya Automotive is an illustration of MAN Trucks’ demand and acceptance in market. With this new dealership, MAN Trucks’ dealer network continues to infiltrate deeper into the Indian market.

    MAN Trucks has a healthy network of 60 touch points spread across 60 cities in India. The company is committed to operating 5additional sales and service outlets by end of 2017, which will go a long way in fuelling MAN Trucks’ long-term growth in India

    Speaking at the inauguration, Mr. Joerg Mommertz, Chairman and Managing Director, MAN Trucks India said, “Pune is our home town and we are happy to reinforce our presence here. Both Maharashtra and Pune are key markets for us and provide immense opportunity for growth. Adding this dealership to our network in Maharashtra will certainly enhance our presence. We continue to expand our reach and provide our customers with best-in-class products and services together with our dealer partners.”

    Mr Vikrant Setiya, MD, Bhagyodaya Automotive said: “We at Bhagyodaya Automotive are proud to be associated with such a successful global brand. As an authorised dealer of MAN Trucks in Pune, Bhagyodaya Automotive will provide excellent sales and after sales service to existing and prospective customers in the region. We will enhance our customer service and provide an outstanding ownership experience for our customers.”

    The new dealership spread over 55000 sqft has been designed to provide a best in class experience to the customers.It features an avant-garde 3S facility (sales, service, and spares) that has 8 mechanical / service bays with washing facility. The dealership has trained manpower who understands the ever increasing demands of the customers in commercial vehicle space. The 24×7 enabled workshop is manned by qualified MAN Trucks trained engineers/technicians and comes equipped with high productivity tools, advanced guided diagnostics and mobile service vans.

    About MAN Trucks India:

    MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany, headquartered in Munich, offers one of the widest and most innovative range of products and services in the commercial vehicle industry.

    MAN Trucks India Pvt. Ltd. is a fully owned subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany. MAN Trucks India in the past 10 years since its inception has positioned itself as a key player on the technology platform by offering high quality and cost effective products. In 2016, MAN Trucks India celebrated 10 years of its presence in Indian market. Head quartered at Pune, MAN Trucks India has its production facility at Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh from where it has produced over 23000 vehicles for domestic and international markets. With a strong dealership network of 60 locations, MAN Trucks provides world class round the clock after sales support to its customers

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    MAN Trucks further expands its network; Inaugurates new dealership in Chennai

  • Vijai Earthmoving Equipment becomes dealer partner of MAN
  • This state-of-the-art facility is the 64 touch point
  • Part of MAN’s plans to increase dealerships across the country
  • MAN Trucks India, a 100% subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany, today inaugurated its 64 dealership at Chennai. Set up by its new partner M/s. Vijai Earthmoving Equipment Pvt. Ltd., this is the fourth dealership inaugurated since January 2017, besides Solapur, Pune and Vijayawada.

    MAN is working on its two-pronged strategy for India. This involves networkexpansion in order to increase sales opportunities and at the same provide service support to all customers. In May this year, MAN crossed the milestone of over 25,000 vehicles rolled out from its Pithampur plant. The New CLA EVO range, launched in December 2016, comprises tippers, long haul and special applicationtrucks ranging from 16T to 49T.

    Mr. Joerg Mommertz, Chairman & Managing Director, MAN Trucks India said, “Our India approach has shaped up well over the years, despite challenging market conditions. Now, we have increased the pace of responding to market demands and this new dealership is an example of our efforts. The south region is an important market and with this facility we will be able to improve our reach. I am pleased to welcome on-board Vijai Earthmoving Equipment as our partner and am confident that they will impart the MAN brand experience to all customers.

    ” Mr. K Gomathinayagam, Managing Director, Vijai Earthmoving Equipment said: “I am happy to start our association with MAN Trucks. It is our conviction thatMAN brand can provide the right solutions to stakeholders. I assure customers of the best of support in terms of sales advisory and aftersales services. We look forward to a long and fruitful partnership with MAN Trucks India.”

    The new dealership by Vijai Earthmoving Equipment is the 24 location in the southern region. The facility will provide sales and aftersales support to all customers. Spread over an area of 13,000 sq.ft, it is located close to the Chennai- Bengaluru highway. There are three service bays and a lounge where customers/drivers can wait while their vehicles are being serviced.

    The workshop has qualified MAN technicians who can address diverse needs of customers and ensure maximum vehicle uptime. The facility is equipped with high precision tools and advanced diagnostic systems. The dealership will also offer 24×7 roadside assistance and on-site service support.

    The New MAN CLA EVO range

    The New CLA EVO series trucks are powered by the proven MAN D-0836, turbo charged, inter-cooled engine, that is rated for 250HP and 300HP. Mated with 6- and 9-speed gearboxes, the trucks are adapted for specific operational purposes. The electronically-controlled Common Rail system makes the engine high on reliability and fuel efficiency, besides being more environment friendly.

    The crawler gear in long haul trucks helps the engine run within the optimal rpm range, thereby reducing fuel consumption. Strong rigid front axle, hypoid rear axles provide superior traction & gradeability, and unmatched reliability. The tippers feature MAN„s planetary rear axle with hub reduction, which provides high ground clearance and has proven its effectiveness in varying conditions. The inter axle and differential lock imparts superior traction.

    The driver environment offers best-in-class ergonomics, visibility and control. The objective is to provide drivers high levels of comfort for significantly reduced fatigue and enhanced safety. The aerodynamic cabin with heat and sound dampeners and an optional AC helps maximise man and machine performance.

    MAN Aftersales and Service

    MAN Trucks India offers service and support to ensure maximum uptime, all the time. MAN Services offers include warranty schemes, annual maintenance contracts, on-site support and 24×7 helpline service.

    MAN Services also offer new solutions like lubricants that can improve the engine performance. Along with MAN genuine parts, always recommended to operators, the vehicle life cycle gets a boost – whether it is in engine hours for tippers or kilometres clocked for long haul trucks.

    About MAN Trucks India
    MAN Trucks India Pvt. Ltd. is a fully owned subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany. The company has its Head Quarters in Pune and state-of-the-art manufacturing facility at Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh. The product range manufactured in this plant include tippers for off-road & construction, haulage for regular & over dimensional cargo, and special application trucks such as fire tenders, garbage compactors, concrete mixers, boom pumps, tip trailers and bulkers. The product range for India is developed at MAN Trucks R&D centre in Pune. The trucks made in India are also exported to African and Asian markets. MAN Trucks offers prompt and efficient support through its network of 64 touch points in India and one each in Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal. The company has sold over 25,000 trucks since it started its India operations in 2006

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    MAN Trucks India unveils CLA EVO range of indigenously manufactured new heavy commercial vehicles for construction and trailer applications at bauma CONEXPO 2016

    Announces strong focus towards developing efficient transport solutions

    MAN Trucks India Pvt. Ltd., 100% subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany, world’s leading manufacturer of trucks and buses, today unveiled the CLA EVO range of heavy commercial vehicles. The CLA EVO 25.300 6×4 BS4 Construction Tipper and the CLA EVO 49.300 6X4 BS4 Tractor Head were unveiled on the inaugural day of the International Trade Fair bauma CONEXPO India 2016. The CLA EVO range marks 10 years of MAN Trucks’ presence in India and have been manufactured indigenously at the company’s plant in Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh which caters to both Indian market requirements as well as export to Asian, the Middle East and African countries.

    The launch of these new commercial vehicles marks MAN Trucks continued efforts towards changing the trucking landscape in India. Setting new benchmarks in styling and features, the CLA EVO is a combination of power, fuel efficiency, world-class performance, superior technology and safety. Having been extensively tested to global standards and equipped with strong aggregates and a robust chassis frame and suspension, the CLA EVO range can meet the highest operating standards under extreme conditions.

    Speaking at the event, Mr. Joerg Mommertz, Chairman and Managing Director,MAN Trucks India said, “Introduction of the CLA EVO series is an importantmilestone for MAN Trucks India. These vehicles are equipped with 300HP powerful and proven MAN D-0836 common rail engines complying to BSIV emission norms. The 300HP engine with a well configured driveline offers best in class fuel efficiency. With GST getting implemented soon, vehicles utilization is expected to increase significantly and the CLA EVO range of vehicles with Twin Head Lamps and Day time running lamps will offer utmost safety on Highways as well as in off road applications. We are confident that these vehicles will meet the high standards MAN has set in the Indian market and perform well in the demanding and arduous construction and trailer segments.”

    The CLA EVO 25.300(6×4) tipper is backed by a high performance, BS IV compliant 300HP MAN D-0836 engine mated to a 9–speed gearbox. Turbo charged, Inter cooled Engine with Electronically Controlled Common Rail System makes it fuel Efficient, environment friendly and most reliable. MAN Planetary Rear Axle with Hub Reduction, inter axle and differential lock provides superior traction and high ground clearance. The product offers maximum comfort and safety for drivers thanks to its aerodynamic cabin with heat and sound dampeners and an optional AC.

    The CLA EVO 49.300(6×4) Tractor Head is equipped with proven MAN D-0836 Turbo charged engine that delivers 300HP, highest in its class of vehicles. A BS IV compliant engine coupled with a 9-speed gearbox with crawler gear helps the engine run within the optimal rpm range, reducing fuel consumption. Strong rigid Front Axle, Hypoid Rear Axles provide superior traction, unmatched reliability and gradeability. This product offers maximum driving comfort and safety, with a new generation aerodynamic flat roof sleeper cabin with single bed along with heat and sound dampeners.

    MAN offers trucks ranging from 16 tons to 49 tons for various applications in the construction and haulage segments.

    MAN Trucks offers prompt and efficient after sales service provided by a nationwide network of more than 60 service points, mobile service vans and a 24×7 helpline service.

    About MAN Trucks India:

    MAN Trucks India Pvt. Ltd. is a fully owned subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany. In 2016, MAN Trucks India is celebrating 10 years of its presence in Indian market. Head quartered at Pune, MAN Trucks India has its production facility at Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh from where it has produced over 23000 vehicles for domestic and international markets. With a strong dealership network of more than 60 locations, MAN Trucks provides world class round the clock after sales support to its customers.

    The MAN Group is one of Europe’s leading industrial players in transport-related engineering, with revenue of approximately €14.3 billion in 2014. As a supplier of trucks, buses, diesel engines, turbomachinery, and special gear units, MAN employs approximately 55,900 people worldwide. Its business areas hold leading positions in their respective markets.

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    MAN Trucks delivers New CLA EVO vehicles to customers

    Company crosses important milestone with roll out of 25,001 st truck from Pithampur facility

    MAN Trucks India, 100% subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany, rolled out the New CLA EVO range. The initial trucks were delivered to customers recently at an event at the company’s facility at Pithampur, Indore. In the process, MAN Trucks also crossed an important milestone in its India journey – over 25,000 vehicles sold in India as well as in export markets. The new range was unveiled the BAUMA CONEXPO INDIA in December 2016.

    The market introduction of the new range also coincides with the BSIV emission norms that came into effect on 1 st April, 2017. The series includes tippers, rigids and tractors, besides special application trucks that address diverse customer requirements. These are designed to operate in tough operating conditions with high performance and efficiency levels.

    Mr. Joerg Mommertz, Chairman and Managing Director, MAN Trucks India said, “At MAN, it is our endeavour to provide best-in-class solutions for the transport and infrastructure sectors. We have always listened to our customers to understand their changing requirements. The new CLA EVO range is a good example of our ability to develop solutions in India, for India. MAN trucks are seen as a reference for strong performance over long duty cycles. Going forward, we will work towards bringing newer solutions to raise the bar for our customers.“

    With new benchmarks, the CLA EVO series offers a combination of power, fuel efficiency, world class performance and safety. The trucks are powered by the proven MAN D-0836 common rail engine that delivers 250HP and 300HP based on the application. At the same time it complies with the BSIV emission norms.

    Coupled with a well configured driveline, the engine delivers best-in-class fuel efficiency. Extensively tested to global standards and equipped with strong aggregates and a robust chassis frame and suspension, the CLA EVO range meets the highest operating standards under extreme conditions.

    “With the implementation of GST, demand for haulage trucks is expected to rise. The MAN long haul trucks can operate up to 20 hours duty cycles, which will benefit operators in terms of faster turnaround. The engines have been been enhanced to deliver more power, while being fuel efficient. Besides the product range, we are also expanding our after sales service network in order to cater to requirements across all key routes and locations,“ Mr. Mommertz added. Presenting the New MAN CLA EVO range

    The New CLA EVO series comprises tippers, long haul and special applicationtrucks ranging from 16T to 49T.

    The trucks are powered by the proven MAN D-0836, turbo charged, inter-cooled engine, that are rated for 250HP and 300HP. Mated with 6- and 9-speed gearboxes, the trucks are adapted for specific operational purposes. The electronically controlled Common Rail system makes the engine reliable and fuel efficient than before, besides being environment friendly.

    The crawler gear in long haul trucks helps the engine run within the optimal rpm range, thereby reducing fuel consumption.Strong rigid front axle, hypoid rear axles provide superior traction&gradeability, and unmatched reliability.

    The tippers feature MAN‘s planetary rear axle with hub reduction, which provides high ground clearance and has proven its effectiveness in varying conditions. The inter axle and differential lock imparts superior traction.

    The driver environment offers best-in-class ergonomics, visibility and control. The objective is to provide drivers high levels of comfort for significantly reduced fatigue and enhanced safety. The aerodynamic cabin with heat and sound dampeners, and an optional AC helps maximise man and machine performance and productivity. The driver cabs also offer sleeper berths in the long haul trucks.

    MAN Aftersales and Service

    MAN Trucks India offers service and support to ensure maximum uptime, all the time. MAN Services offers include warranty schemes, annual maintenance contracts, on-site support and 24×7 helpline service.

    MAN Services also offer new solutions like lubricants that can improve the engine performance. Along with MAN genuine parts, always recommended to operators, the vehicle life cycle gets a boost – whether it is in engine hours for tippers or kilometres clocked for long haul trucks.

    About MAN Trucks India

    MAN Trucks India Pvt. Ltd. is a fully owned subsidiary of MAN Truck & Bus AG, Germany. The company has its Head Quarters in Pune and state-of-the-art manufacturing facility at Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh. The product range manufactured in this plant include tippers for off-road& construction, haulage for regular & over dimensional cargo, and special application trucks such as fire tenders, garbage compactors, concrete mixers, boom pumps, tip trailers and bulkers. The product range for India is developed at MAN Trucks R&D centre in Pune. The trucks made in India are also exported to African and Asian markets. MAN Trucks offers prompt and efficient support through its network of 63 touch points in India and one each in Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal. The company has sold over 25,000 trucks since it started its India operations in 2006.

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