EXCON 2022: Ashok Leyland showcases ‘CNG engine H series’

EXCON 2022: Ashok Leyland showcases ‘CNG engine H series’

Ashok Leyland, the
flagship Company of the Hinduja Group and India’s leading commercial
vehicle manufacturer today showcased ‘CNG engine H series’ at the
ongoing EXCON 2022, organized by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). 

Based on strong leverage of
Auto BSVI engine development, the CNG engine H series (4 and 6 Cyl) is
designed for off highway / CEV clients, and this product will be the
first of its kind in the CEV / mining and off highway segment.


The H series CNG engine
has a number of features, including:

  1. ECU-controlled gas leak detection
  2. Improved cold start capability
  3. Enhanced lower end torque and flat
    torque from 1200rpm to 2000rpm
  4. Gear-based torque
    control for better fuel economy
  5. Durable engine valves and valve seats
    for CNG operation
  6. Proven, durable engine for CEV application
  7. Turbocharged engine provides higher torque, fuel efficiency, better
    drivability, and transient response

The CNG engine H series also fulfils CEV V standards without
SCR or DPF, and features proven multipoint sequential gas injection for
dependable performance; a 500 hours oil drain interval; and the maximum
power in the sector.



Sharing his views, Mr. Dheeraj Hinduja, Executive Chairman, Ashok Leyland said, “Ashok
Leyland’s expertise in engineering has paved the way for the company to
establish itself as a key player in the
CNG engine sector, and we aspire to continue to do so by expanding our
portfolio of CNG Engines and technology solutions. Ashok Leyland aims to
make India’s CNG engine sector self-reliant, and to be one of the
leaders in the “Make in India” narrative.”



Present at the event Dr N Saravanan, CTO, Ashok Leyland said, “Ashok Leyland has a track record of catering to customer needs with world class products that generate higher profitability.
With the increasing need for better fuel efficiency and use of alternate fuels, w
have a solid pipeline of such technologies. We aspire to lead the
market in this segment, as the need for engines with alternative fuels


Commenting on the launch, Mr. Rajesh R, VP Defence and PSB, Ashok Leyland said, “Today, we have introduced
CNG engine H series’, which is a first for the sector and will have multiple applications for the construction equipment market.
Staying true to our brand promise of ‘Aapki Jeet. Hamari Jeet.’ we aim
to provide innovative products that satisfy the needs of our
customers.This introduction will help us become a formidable force in
the CNG and alternate fuel technology space. These innovative engines
are the latest in line and can be used across various applications
for the growing needs of the construction equipment industry”.


With 25 years of CNG
experience in India, a pan-India service network with 24×7 support, and
in-house development capabilities, Ashok Leyland plans to expand product
lines and expand its presence in the fast increasing
CNG engine market. The 11th International Construction Equipment and
Construction Technology Trade Fair, EXCON 2022, is taking place from May
17 to May 21 at the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC),
Bengaluru, and Ashok Leyland’s stall number
is B20, Hall 01 at the venue.


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