New Delhi, July 21, 2018: Eicher has introduced a new 7-speed transmission technology in the entire range of medium duty trucks in the Indian market. In the first phase, 7-speed transmission will be launched in Eicher Pro 3015 and Eicher Pro 1114XP. The new four cylinder E494 engine with 7 speed ET50S7 gearbox comprises of 7 forward and 1 reverse gear, designed for smooth gearshifts and less torque interruption. For those asking, Eicher has been known as “Mileage Ka Baadshah” for delivering best in class fuel efficiency in LMD segment.
According to Mr. Vinod Aggarwal, MD & CEO, VE Commercial Vehicles, “Eicher has always pioneered the use of intelligent technologies in their products in-order to provide best-in-class services to its customer. 7 speed is a revolutionary and advanced feature that will enhance fuel economy, increase pick-up and improve driving experience. Coupled with Volvo Group’s Engine Management system, Mileage Booster+, Fuel coaching and onboard diagnostics, it further strengthens our medium duty range, giving it a competitive edge.” With innovations like 7-speed, Eicher reinforces its commitment towards superior uptime for the vehicles and business profitability for customers.