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BS-III ban hits 10,000 units, will upgrade affected engines: Ashok Leyland

Said of 10,664 units of BS-III vehicles, 95% were with them, not with dealers

Press Trust of India  |  Chennai 

Ashok Leyland on Friday said 10,664 units of its commercial vehicles were impacted by the Supreme Court ban on BS-III vehicles but the financial hit will be minimal as the affected engines would be upgraded for aftermarket sales. The Hinduja flagship firm said the BS-III engines would be upgraded to BS-IV standard using its new intelligent exhaust gas recirculation (iEGR) technology. "Out of a total of 10,664 units of BS-III vehicles, 95 per cent were with us, not with dealers. So we will be upgrading the engines of those vehicles using our indigenously developed iEGR," ...

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First Published: Fri, April 21 2017. 14:44 IST
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