Eicher launches new BS6 truck range- EUTECH6
Published On Mar 03, 2020
The company today unveiled its BS6 truck range from 4.9-55T branded as EUTECH6 promising higher uptime and reliable technology.
VE Commercial Vehicle today revealed its complete BS6 range of trucks and buses across 4.9-55T tagged with Eicher’s innovative BS6 solution- EUTECH6. The new platform combines VECV’s Euro VI expertise with the most reliable engine technology & fuel-efficient driveline. The trucks also feature enhanced Uptime-a proposition to ensure 24X7 support to customers for higher efficiency of their trucks.
VECV is already manufacturing BS6 engines since last six years for the export markets, the new range of Eicher vehicles feature an efficiency and reliable EATS (exhaust after-treatment system) and engine technology tested for over 5.6 million kms. The BS6 trucks and buses boasts of higher fuel efficiency and duty-cycle based SCR solution for higher reliability and lower maintenance.
Complete vehicle support
The Uptime centre at the company’s Pithampur plant will offer service support with a team of diagnostic experts offering Remote Diagnostic, Predictive Diagnostics and specialise field support to all BS6 Eicher Vehicles. This is in beyond the 24x7 Eicher On-Road Service (EOS) to provide highway assistance across the country. The team of experts are equipped to communicate in various regional languages.
To cater to the need of strengthening the ecosystem the company has address new competence development centres and mobile training facilities taking the total to 18 such training delivery points. Besides this, ‘Uptime Enablement’ of all workshops in the network is progressing rapidly to ensure the availability and adequacy of people, processes and infrastructure to work effectively and deliver a superior Uptime to customers in the BS6 environment.
Vinod Aggarwal, MD and CEO, VE Commercial Vehicle said, “In line with our vision towards modernising commercial transportation, Eicher’s new BS6 offering takes a lead in providing the most comprehensive and innovative solution for our customers. Our efficient and reliable BS6 engine technology is backed by over 6 years of experience of supplying Euro VI base engines to the Volvo Group. Coupled with this, our new Uptime solution is aimed at ensuring a differentiated aftersales experience for our customers.”
“The EUTECH6 solution will not only reduce fuel cost but will also significantly improve productivity for our customers with the new uptime solutions. Our extensive competence development program for technicians in our dealer network and for driver will ensure seamless transition to BS6 across India”, added Aggarwal.
Eicher had unveiled India’s first BS6 offering in June 2019 with the introduction of new-generation Pro2000 series. The deliveries of BS6 vehicle have already started in selected market where the fuel is available and the complete new range of trucks and buses will soon be available across India starting this month.
Focus on customer
Eicher has already started the production of its BS6 trucks in full-swing and the deliveries of new trucks have already commenced in selects markets where the fuel is available. The company is promising higher customer satisfaction and complete peace of mind with the new BS6 trucks. Eicher has a BS6 engine family 2-8 cylinder ranging from 100-350HP with seven configurations including CNG. The company says the new BS6 engines promise 13-30% more torque for higher uptime and faster deliveries to its customers, this is without compromising on the mileage. The company continues to promise higher mileage across its truck range.
-VECV has been manufacturing and supplying Euro VI base engines to Volvo Group
-Over 1,20,000 Euro VI base engines manufactured
-First CV player to unveils BS6 vehicles in June 2019
Efficient and reliable EATS+ engine technology
-Best Fluid Economy; Diesel and DEF consumption
-Reliability EATS+ engine technology-tested for over 5.6 million kms
-Duty-cycle based SCR for high reliability and low maintenance
-24x7 support by specialists at Eicher Uptime Centre
-GSP engaged service vans available on call
-Remote Diagnostics for quick repair of BS6 vehicles.