Ashok Leyland has
launched an intermediate commercial vehicle, a truck, branded Boss.
The commercial launch of the ICV was in Madurai,
in south Tamil Nadu, a strong market for the company, as a prelude to a
According to a press release from the company, the truck caters to the
9.6-tonne, 11.9-t and the 12.9-t haulage segments.
Made in Pantnagar, the Hinduja Group company’s largest
plant, it is available in two variants at a price range of Rs 10.5 lakh to Rs
Ashok Leyland offers three-year vehicle warranty and an additional two-year
warranty for driveline.
The Boss comes with a service interval of 40,000 km,
power steering, a turning radius of 15.3 m, a three-year anti-perforation warranty for the cabin and a
five-year replacement guarantee on the rear LED lights.
The Boss LE version has a 120 HP H-series BS3 engine with an in-line fuel
injection pump and a six-speed overdrive gearbox.
The Boss LX boasts a 130-HP common rail engine with an automated manual
transmission and factory fitted air-conditioning.
The company will deliver the vehicles to its customers
with ‘Zero’ Km reading through the truck-on-truck transportation mode to ensure
The overall after-market service package and time-bound accident repair
assurance will add value to the customers’ business, the release said.