Leyland, flagship of the Hinduja Group and India’s leading commercial vehicle
manufacturer, has launched India’s first Tipper with 9-speed Automated Manual
Transmission (AMT) – the AVTR 2825.
the inception of AVTR, the first modular commercial truck platform in India,
Ashok Leyland has focused on improving driver comfort and providing better
fuel-efficient products, thus enhancing customer profits. The new AVTR 2825
with 9-speed AMT can operate in different transmission modes (automated and
manual) and deliver high fuel efficiency with its acceleration-based gear
technology of AMT in AVTR 2825 tipper eases driving efforts with its unique
features like rock-free mode and integrated Hill-Start-Aid. This technical
advancement helps in drastically reducing driver fatigue and stress while
operating in challenging environment the tippers are subjected to.
Kumar, Head - MHCV, Ashok Leyland said, “Tippers are the fastest growing segment
in M&HCV space and they are the driving force for the rapidly growing
infrastructure needs of our country. Tippers are largely operated in rough
conditions for long durations, therefore requiring them to be highly reliable
and ergonomic. As a customer-centric OEM, we thus made these trucks more
user-friendly and convenient while retaining robustness and reliability. Built
on our philosophy of ‘AapkiJeet, HamariJeet’, these new tippers will ensure
ease of operation and significantly decrease fatigue for drivers. We are sure
that the increased clutch and gearbox life, in addition to faster turnaround
time, will enhance our customers’ business and profits.”
distinct features the AVTR 2825 with AMT Technology offers are:
Automated Economy / Power Mode for improved Fuel efficiency
Accelerator Pedal Based shifting for better acceleration and gradeability
Variable upshift & down shift rpms based on gradient for smoother
AMT integration with Hill Start Aid to avoid roll-back on gradients
Forward & Reverse Maneuvering for assistance in Traffic and Parking
Rock free mode to overcome wheel spinning when stuck in mud)
In-built Engine Over-run protection
Auto Neutral (Enabled when engine is idle for 2mins)
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