Ashok Leyland Launches All-New 1922 4X2 CNG Truck With 1150km Range
Published On Aug 29, 2023 07:51 PM
Ashok Leyland launches the all-new 1922 4X2 CNG truck, featuring multiple loading span options and various CNG tank setups. Could this launch create a market sensation? Let's explore.
Ashok Leyland has launched the new 1922 4X2 CNG-powered haulage truck in India. The new 1922 CNG truck is offered in four different loading span options and is equipped with a proven H6 CNG powertrain. According to the company, this truck enhances productivity and reduces turnaround times thanks to longer tyre life and service intervals.
With multiple CNG cylinder options to choose from (570 litres, 750 litres, 780 litres, 840 litres, 1080 litres and 1,200 litres) Ashok Leyland, the Indian flagship of the Hinduja Group also asserts that the 1922 4X2 CNG truck has the capacity to deliver a best-in-segment single-fill range of 1,150 kilometres for longer operations.
Additionally, with a warranty of four years / 4,00,000 kilometres, the Ashok Leyland 1922 4X2 CNG truck is believed to be a robust commercial vehicle that can be operated without any worries of downtime. Featuring a H6 CNG engine, the brand says that the CNG truck is also engineered to deliver 220hp and 700Nm torque for tackling challenging conditions.
Offering multiple load span options- 20 feet, 22 feet, 24 feet and 32 feet, the Ashok Leyland 1922 4X2 CNG haulage truck is also suitable for numerous applications like e-commerce, parcel loads, auto parts and FMCG, among others.
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Ashok Leyland Comments:
Sanjeev Kumar, President, MHCV, Ashok Leyland, said, “In an endeavour to expand our product offerings in the CNG segment to strengthen the portfolio and meet the ever-growing demands of the customers, we have introduced the 1922 4X2 truck in the 18.5T segment.
The industry is now witnessing an increase in demand for CNG variants for applications like e-commerce, parcel loads, auto-parts and FMCG, and this new range will further strengthen our portfolio, helping us improve our market share in the fast-growing CNG space."
Top Ashok Leyland CNG Trucks:
Ashok Leyland eComet 1415HE CNG: The eComet 1415HE CNG truck is a popular commercial vehicle in India. It is powered by a H series BSVI-compliant, 4-cylinder CNG engine which has the capacity to churn out 144hp and 450Nm torque. This 14250kg gross vehicle weight truck’s engine is paired with a 6-speed gearbox for smoother operation.
Ashok Leyland Dost CNG: The Dost CNG is a renowned small commercial vehicle in India. It features an efficient 1.5 litre, 3-cylinder BSVI-complaint CNG engine which has the capacity to churn out 45hp and 105Nm of torque. The Dost CNG carries a load of 1208kg which is best-in-class and offers a range of 320 km.
Ashok Leyland eComet 1615HE CNG: The eComet 1615HE is yet another CNG truck from Ashok Leyland that has taken the market by storm. It features an H-series BSVI-compliant, 4-cylinder CNG engine which has the capacity to churn out 144hp and 450Nm of torque. This powerful engine is mated to a 6-speed gearbox for effortless driving.
Effect Of New Launch:
Given the lower operational costs of CNG vehicles, the utilization of long-haul trucks like the commercial-grade 1922 4X2 CNG truck by logistics and businesses could significantly benefit haulage companies in terms of profitability. Also, being a cleaner alternative to diesel and petrol-powered vehicles, the 1922 4X2 might see better numbers in terms of sales.