Lohia Auto Industries has
launched two new diesel commercial vehicles – Humsafar DLX (D+5 passenger) and
Humsafar 2000 (Loader).The vehicles are specially designed for the Indian roads
to carry the heavy load with highly equipped shock absorbing technology.
Humsafar 2000 loader, due to
its size, weight and robust structure is ideal for carrying goods, while the
Humsafar DLX passenger offers a stylish body design with striking colours that
create a visual appeal while keeping the seating compact yet spacious.
Both these models boast of
having a single cylinder naturally aspirated and air cooled; and four stroke
Diesel DI compression ignition engine with a good ground clearance of 180 mm.
Another USP of both the automobiles is the dual hydraulic shock absorber with
helical spring is highly equipped to absorb the rear shocks creating a smooth
Both the Humsafar DLX passenger and Humsafar
2000 loader are equipped with 4 Speed constant mesh gear box, the rear shock
absorber has independent suspension with triangular arm, rubber compression
spring and unique monocoque chassis design with pressed steel sheet. The rear
brake drum is accompanied with an automatic adjuster that ensures that the ride
is comfortable in all rural, urban, potted roads and streets.
Commenting on the launch of the Humsafar
series, Ayush Lohia, CEO, Lohia Auto Industries said, “For Humsafar 2000 loader
and DLX passenger, rugged terrains, narrow streets, and long distances would be
an easy travel as Humsafar is equipped with advanced features like high loading
capacity combined with power and control delivering high on performance. We
understand the needs of our customers, their commuting habits and the
conditions of the Indian roads and as a global conglomerate, we believe in
providing smart mobility solutions meeting the international standards.”
Tyre major Hankook will be
exhibiting for the fifth time at the largest and most famous truck exhibition
in the world. As a global top-tier truck tyre maker with international Original
Equipment partnerships with MAN, Mercedes-Benz Trucks, Scania and
Schmitz-Cargobull, Hankook will be showcasing a new tyre line-up for mild on-
and off-road use as a world premiere. Having also become a player in the bus
segment, Hankook is also presenting a future oriented extension of its bus
For this year's 67th IAA for
Commercial Vehicles, Hankook will be following IAA’s motto ‘driving tomorrow’
and thus responding to demands of current market innovations in the bus
segment. Furthermore, Hankook is going to present as world premiere a complete
mild on- and off-road tyre line-up for steering, driving and trailer axle on
more than 200 square metres of stand space. In total, this is the fifth time
Hankook has participated at the largest and most important internationally
known truck fair and has plans to announce further growth in the context of its
Original Equipment partnerships. In a separate outdoor exhibition area, the
company will also be highlighting further brand activities.
“For more than a decade the
commercial vehicles segment has become strong lysignificant to Hankook’s
overall business, especially on the European continent," explained Tony
Lee, Hankook Tire Europe Vice President for Marketing & Sales. "We
grow in regards to our OE partnerships, our fleet cooperations and product
line-ups. Having adjusted all truck and bus tyre production and supply chain
some time ago, we have prepared ourselves strategically for further prosperity.
Therefore we are not affected by the anti-dumping duties, recently initiated by
the European Commission. We look forward to a promising show together with our
customers from around the world,” Lee added.
Source: IAA COMMERCIAL VEHICLES 2018
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