Asia MotorWorks expands product range
Asia MotorWorks Ltd (AMW) has introduced its new 3118 haulage truck for heavy-duty, long distance applications in the Indian transport sector. The latest addition to AMW’s product range was unveiled to a large gathering of customers, truck drivers and guests.
The 3118 is ideally suited for transporting steel, oil, cement and is also intended for port applications and general market load. The 3118 fulfils the critical requirement of a high performance, robust vehicle suitable for on-road applications. It has been specially designed to offer the maximum cost-per-tonne performance combined with convenience, safety and comfort features that are the best in class in the industry.
AMW’s 3118 haulage truck is fitted with a Cummins 180BHP diesel engine that delivers increased power and a flat torque curve on a larger band of rpm for excellent fuel efficiency. The gear shift comes with closely packed gear ratios leads to longer life of transmission and reduced maintenance costs, besides the advantage of grade ability.The bogie suspension renders increased suspension life, superior drive comfort for enhanced driver productivity and increased tyre life.
The vehicle offers an optimum payload which translates into better economies of scale and higher profitability. The robust chassis construction is ideally suited for the tough Indian road conditions. The suspended cab design makes it easy to access the entire drive line.
The trend setting “ready-to-use” air-conditioned cabin, aimed to enhance driver productivity, is available in the 3118. The vehicle comes with crash proof cabins contributing to safe and efficient driving.
Speaking at the function, Anirudh Bhuwalka, CEO and Managing Director, Asia MotorWorks said, “The 3118 haulage vehicle is a truly global product from our stable lending itself to numerous on-road applications thereby making it an ideal solution to the demanding transportation segment. Our Mobile Service Vans located every 200 km and a 2-hour call away, will be an added service differentiator to the on-road 3118. Backed by innovation and service, the 3118 will drive our product portfolio and ensure significant increase in our ever growing market share.”