1959 - 1996 1959 - 1996

  • 1959
    1959The first Shaktiman rolled off the production line at the now Vehicle Factory Jabalpur (VFJ) in June 1959. The Shaktiman was based on a MAN design and the first trucks were assembled using components procured from MAN SE, supplied by Germany.
  • 1996
    The final significant order for the trucks was received in 1993 from the Indian Army for 3000 trucks. This order was fulfilled by 1996. In total, over 75000 units of the truck in various configurations were produced.

2006 - 2010 2006 - 2010

  • 2006
    2006-1

    Company

    2006 Joint Venture Formation – MAN FORCE and Plant Inauguration

    2006-2

    Technology

    2006 Delivery of First Batch of MAN Trucks

  • 2007
    2007

    Technology

    2007 Truck of the Year Award in India for MAN CLA

    2007-2

    Technology

    2007 1st Export vehicle dispatch to RSA

  • 2010
    2010

    Technology

    2010 31.280 8×4 Truck of the Year Award in India for MAN CLA

2011 - 2013 2011 - 2013

  • 2012
    2012

    Company

    Takeover of JV by MAN Truck & Bus AG , renaming of MFTPL to MAN Trucks India

  • 2013
    2013

    Technology

    10,000th Vehicle rolled out for Domestic Market

2016 - 2017 2016 - 2017

  • 2016
    1959EVO Range Showcased at BAUMA CONEXPO
  • 2017
    1959
    Delivery of 25001st Truck to customer