Headed for the stars

Ashok Leyland strengthens its CNG portfolio withthe launch of ICV E-Comet STAR CNG Range.


Ashok Leyland, the flagship Company of theHinduja Group and India’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturer, launched thee-comet STAR ICV CNG Range. Offering the best-in-class range and KMKG, Power,and Single fill range in the segment, customers now have the option to choosefrom two options of 16.1T and 14.250T GVW and three CNG cylinder options –360/480/570 litres.

Speaking at the launch, Sanjeev Kumar, Head – MHCV,Ashok Leyland, said, “With the ICV CNG segment witnessing a spurt in demand, wehave introduced our first of many CNG trucks range – the E-Comet STAR, based onour highly successful E-Comet platform. As the transition towards cleanermobility solutions is progressing forward, customers’ needs are also evolvingand, hence, the CNG range can cater to those needs with safer, fuel-efficient,and best-in-class Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). This new range will furtherstrengthen our portfolio, helping us improve our market share in the fastgrowing CNG space and help us in our journey to achieve our vision of beingamongst the Top 10 Commercial Vehicle manufacturers globally.” 

Staying true to the company’s philosophy of ‘Aapki Jeet, Hamari Jeet’, focus of theexteriors and interiors has been on enhancing driver safety. Enabled withadvanced digital driver assist dashboard, it meets the new age customerexpectations. The powerful round head lamp increases safety during nightoperations. Coupled with high fuel efficiency, better tyre life, longer serviceintervals, and overall lower maintenance cost, it translates to enhancement inthe Turnaround Time (TAT) for the fleet owner thereby resulting inbest-in-class TCO.

The new range is supported by Ashok Leyland’s 4-hrsResponse and 48-hrs Restoration promise and a warranty of 4-years/4-lacs Kmsfor the vehicles. Customers have 3000+ touch points for ease of access to salesand after-sales support, all supported by 24x7 customer assistance, UptimeSolution Centre, Advanced Telematics (i-Alert), and the Service Mandi network.

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