Ashok Leyland


The flagship of the Hinduja Group, Ashok Leyland is the second largest manufacturer of commercial vehicles in India, the fourth largest manufacturer of buses in the world, and the 17th largest manufacturer of trucks. Headquartered in Chennai, it has nine manufacturing plants: seven in India, a bus manufacturing facility in Ras Al Khaimah, one in Leeds and a JV with Alteams Group for the manufacture of aluminium components for the automotive and telecommunications sectors. This $ 2.30 billion company has a footprint that extends across 50 countries. Its diversified product range spans 1-t gvw (gross vehicle weight) to 55-t gtw (gross trailer weight) in trucks, nine to 80-seater buses, vehicles for defence and special applications, and diesel engines for industrial, genset and marine applica