In the emerging Indian truck industry, Scania strengthens its potential by adding new range of trucks in the Mining, Construction and Long haulage business. The G440 series are built in the modular platform which helps to provide customized transport solutions.
The XT trucks were robust built to make it rugged in the extreme working conditions.Scania has tested the truck in the Indian working conditions and it is compliant with the BSVI, NTG which is BSVI ready is integrated with an upgraded powertrain, resulting in higher load carrying capacity, fuel efficiency and uptime with the 13L engine with high torque ratings.
Salient Features of G 440XT range.
Gearbox: The new Opticruise system with automatic hydraulic clutch and lay shaft brake enables smoother and faster gearshifts.
Heavy Duty Air intake:As most of the time these trucks are working in the extreme conditions, the possibility of air filter to clogged is higher. So, the new high place air intake assembly not just increase the filter replacement intervals but also the reliability and performance.
Heavy Duty Rear axles: The rear axle with hub reduction enables maximum durability and maximum torque allows the tipper to negotiate exteme slushy conditions with ease.
The superior Cabin: The driver cabin made of high tensile steel with provides outstanding crash safety. Moreover, The movable drivers seat in forward and sideways, lower planed instrument panel and the well designed A-piller enhances the Visibility.
The New Truck Generation was launched at the Scania India Kolar plant in Karnataka. Speaking on the occasion Petr Novotny, Managing Director, Scania India said, “India is an important market for us and we are here to stay. The strategic introduction of Scania’s world-class range reiterates our commitment to the country. Today, with the launch of the NTG range, we aim to drive the evolution of India’s transport solutions in the Mining, Construction and Long Haulage Business. We reinforce our commitment to helping customers achieve higher levels of profitability, safety, efficiency and productivity in their businesses. We are confident that these strategic initiatives will further support the growth of mining industry in India and strengthen Scania India’s growth story”.