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Ashok Leyland – Efficiency Innovations to India’s Medium and Heavy Commercial Vehicles

By • Nov 9th, 2009 • Category: Clean Car Talk Posts

Ashok Leyland is one of India’s largest commercial vehicle manufacturing companies and is a part of the Hinduja Group. Ashok Leyland is based in Chennai, India and focuses mostly on the medium and heavy commercial vehicle segment of the market. Enjoying healthy market share and a full range of offers from 18 to 52 seater passenger transport buses, Ashok Leyland is on a steady run towards being a market leader, and is aiming for expansion into foreign markets.



Fuso Sold First Canter Eco Hybrid Trucks Outside of Japan

By • Oct 22nd, 2009 • Category: Clean Car Talk Daily Snapshots

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck & Bus Corporation (MFTBC) has sold ten hybrid trucks to an Irish company. The Fuso Canter Eco Hybrid is the first production hybrid truck to be sold in Europe. With another order of 10 Fuso Canter Eco Hybrids from Australia, they become the first Fuso hybrid trucks to customers outside of Japan.



Increasing Fuel Efficiency Without Hybrids and EVs: Down on On-Ramp, Up on Off-Ramp

By • Jun 15th, 2009 • Category: Clean Car Talk Daily Snapshots

Here’s a low tech solution that can make a big difference in increased fuel efficiency of vehicles at essentially no costs, and it benefits everyone. If we just change the way we enter highway on-ramps and off-ramps, we’d already be ahead of the efficiency game, regardless of the cars people drive.