Mahindra Truck and Bus Division
|Headquarters||Pune, Maharashtra, India|
|India, Nepal, Sri Lanka|
|Pawan Goenka (ED)|
Number of employees
|900 approx. (Mar-2014)|
|Parent||Mahindra & Mahindra|
Mahindra Truck and Bus Division, formerly called Mahindra Navistar / Mahindra International, is an Indian commercial vehicle manufacturer formed in 2005 from a joint-venture between Navistar International (49%) of the United States and Indian automobile maker Mahindra & Mahindra (51%). It has been demerged into Mahindra & Mahindra ltd and became a separate division.
Mahindra Truck and Bus Division's Head office is located at Chinchwad, Pune and its manufacturing line is inside Mahindra Vehicles Manufacturers Ltd.,Chakan,Pune.
Mahindra Truck and Bus commercial vehicles range from 3.5 – 49 tons GVW/GCW.
HCV Range : TRUXO (25T, 31T & 37T GVW), TORRO (25T & 31T GVW), TRACO (35T & 40T GCW)
LCV Range : LoadKing (6T GVW), DI3200 (4.5T GVW), COSMO (15, 25, 32, 36, 40 seater buses)
Mahindra launched new series of smart trucks with new branding "BLAZO", in Auto Expo 2016. The truck has smart fuel saving technology to help customers as per their usage pattern. These trucks are equipped with different power options which can be switched via fuel smart switches. These also come with Driver Information system which informs the driver with range of information related to truck performance and fuel efficiency on the vehicle dash board.
Blazo Variants: BLAZO 25, BLAZO 25 TIPPER, BLAZO 31 8X4 TIPPER, BLAZO 31, BLAZO 37, BLAZO 37 COWL, BLAZO 35, BLAZO 40 TIP TRAILER, BLAZO 49.
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. Transport Excellence Awards
A new initiative by Mahindra Truck And Bus Division, to recognize achievements in field of transportation. There are various award categories to apply for.
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- The Hindu on Mahindra International,.
- "Mahindra Truck & Bus business to demerge into M&M Ltd. To operate as a new Division".