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BharatBenz expands product portfolio with launch of all-new 16-tonne intercity coach
Apr 19, 2017

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles continues its product offensive to further expand the product portfolio of its BharatBenz brand. As per plan and as announced in 2015 with the start of the company's bus business, the all-new BharatBenz intercity coach completes the brand's bus line-up. Targeted at the growing segment of inter-city travel, the 16-tonne, 238 hp (175 kW) front-engine coach complements BharatBenz' successful portfolio of school, staff and tourist buses in the 9-tonne category, which have been available since the end of 2015.

BharatBenz Launches New Generation of BS-IV Heavy Duty Trucks
Apr 07, 2017

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles celebrated the premiere of its all-new BharatBenz range of heavy-duty trucks. The new models are equipped with proven technology to meet the new BS-IV emission standards, and deliver significantly better fuel economy as well as lower maintenance costs. Thanks to a host of further innovative features, the all-new range takes productivity, efficiency and safety to the next level. It includes the three product families of haulage trucks, construction trucks, and tractors.

Daimler Buses premiered at Busworld India exhibition, Bengaluru
Nov 12, 2016

Daimler Buses India celebrated a powerful premiere at the 7th Busworld India, the Indian edition of the world's leading exhibition for bus and coach. Busworld was held in Bengaluru from November 10th to 12th, 2016. Highlights of the first-time presence were the successful BharatBenz School Bus and BharatBenz Staff Bus. The multimedia installations provided visitors with insights into the global business of Daimler Buses including the visionary Mercedes-Benz Future Bus. A numerous examples of Daimler's technology and innovation leadership in todays' buses and coaches were also displayed.

BharatBenz brings festive cheer to truck drivers on Diwali
Nov 01, 2016

When the entire nation is in a festive mood on Diwali these drivers are still on roads, far away from their home and family, to bring smiles on others' faces. Celebrating their contribution to everyday life, the BharatBenz connect campaign expressed gratitude towards the truck driver community on Diwali. Over 100 drivers were pleasantly surprised with BharatBenz goodie bags and sweets across Manesar (Haryana), Pune (Maharashtra), Gandhidham (Gujarat) and Oragadam (Tamil Nadu). Bringing Diwali to their cabins (home on road) the exteriors and the interiors of the truck were adorned with a festive look. The mobile phones of the drivers were recharged for INR 500 and calls were made to their families to make the moment memorable.

BharatBenz sponsors Ice Road Truckers - India's Deadliest Roads on The History Channel
Oct 15, 2016

Gear up to see three celebrities driving BharatBenz 1214 medium duty trucks on the deadliest roads of the country from Manali to Kargil. The famous TV actress and anchor, Mandira Bedi, Indian wrestler and former Big Boss contestant, Sangram Singh and Fukrey actor, Varun Sharma will participate to deliver crucial army supplies to Siachin. The show will air on History TV18 from October 21, 2016. Watch and see the smoothness of BharatBenz trucks on the most challenging roads of India.

BharatBenz sponsors Chennaiyin FC team in the Indian Super League
Sep 26, 2016

BharatBenz supports Chennaiyin FC team, the winner of Indian Super League season 2, to acknowledge the love and trust of its home customers. ISL is the most sought after football championship of the country. Watch how the Chennaiyin FC warriors rule out the other seven teams and win ISL once again.

BharatBenz expands reach in northern India with Ghaziabad dealership
Jun 22, 2016

Ghaziabad - Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) in association with Espirit Trucking today inaugurated a new state-of-the-art BharatBenz dealership for its commercial vehicle brands in National Capital Region (NCR), Ghaziabad. The latest addition to DICV's domestic sales and service network will cater to BharatBenz trucks and buses as well as to Mercedes-Benz luxury buses. The opening of this new dealership which is owned and run by Espirit Trucking is an example of how DICV's dealer network continues to proliferate deeper into domestic market regions including tier II and tier III cities.

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles celebrates partnership with BharatBenz vehicle financiers
Apr 21, 2016

Celebrating its partnerships with leading players from the financial sector, Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Daimler AG, held its BharatBenz Financier Conclave in the financial hub of the country, Mumbai on April 20, 2016

BharatBenz Launches MD IN-POWER, New Generation of Modern Medium Duty Trucks
Feb 02, 2016

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV), the wholly-owned subsidiary of Daimler AG, today launched its new generation of BharatBenz medium duty trucks dubbed MD IN-POWER. Featuring four new generation medium duty BharatBenz models (914R, 1214R, 1214RE and 1217C), the new trucks are launched each in a base and a premium variant and will now be commercially available starting today at BharatBenz dealerships across India.

BharatBenz debuts at Excon with the broadest range of tippers
Nov 25, 2015

For the first time, Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV) with its exclusive brand - BharatBenz debuted at the Excon exhibition 2015 in Bengaluru. Excon is the largest construction equipment exhibition in South Asia. BharatBenz displayed 11 trucks from its construction & mining range of products including India's first indigenized mining truck 3143 making an indelible mark at its first public fair in the country.

Dhingra Trucking reaches sales milestone of 2000 BharatBenz trucks
Sep 15, 2015

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV), a 100% wholly owned subsidiary of Daimler AG, Stuttgart, Germany, today announced the delivery milestone of 2,000 BharatBenz trucks by its Gurgaon based Dealership - Dhingra Trucking in less than 24 months from inception. The 3S (Sales, Service & Spare) dealership caters to Delhi NCR and Haryana region offering customers a holistic trucking experience. The increasing customer base in the region and growing sales is testimony to the overall efficiency, safety and low Total-cost of ownership of BharatBenz trucks.

BharatBenz gets its whole range ready with Bharat Stage IV
Aug 24, 2015

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV), a 100% wholly owned subsidiary of Daimler AG, Stuttgart, Germany, today announced that its entire range of above 9 to 49 tonne trucks in current portfolio will now be available in Bharat Stage IV variant across the country. With its new range of buses set for market launch in September 2015, DICV is also offering the Bharat Stage IV variant for the school and staff applications in the front engine 9T bus product range.

Production milestone at Daimler India Commercial Vehicles: 20,000 trucks produced at Oragadam plant
Dec 18, 2014

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV) the 100% wholly-owned subsidiary of Daimler AG today crossed the milestone of the 20,000th locally produced trucks from its plant at Oragadam.

Only two and a half years after start of production of the first BharatBenz heavy-duty truck, the 20,000th locally produced truck, a BharatBenz 2523C tipper, has rolled off the production lines at DICVs plant in Oragadam. About half of these 20,000 trucks have been manufactured just within 2014, highlighting the rapid growth that the production site has recently experienced.

BharatBenz inaugurates "Arvind Trucking" - a state-of-the-art trucking experience in Agra
Jul 16, 2014

'Arvind Trucking' as the dealership is named will provide the customer a holistic trucking experience. Strategically located at NH-2, Tehsil - Etmadpur, Agra, Uttar Pradesh, the 3S facility is equipped with state-of-the-art service bays workshop and is spread over an area of 63000sq.ft. With highly trained manpower, sophisticated tools and advanced guided diagnostic systems, the facility will provide customers focused Sales consulting to ensure that BharatBenz customers receive all the attention under one roof.

BharatBenz trucks ride on high gear; cross 10,000 units sale
Apr 10, 2014

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV), the 100% wholly-owned subsidiary of the world's leading commercial vehicle manufacturer Daimler AG, today, announced that it has crossed the sale of its 10,000th truck, since its market launch. Adding to this milestone, the company has also sold 1,000 units in a month, for the first time in March 2014. Sale of BharatBenz trucks grew over 67% in the 1st quarter of 2014 (2,203 units) as compared to the same period in 2013 (1,316 units) with a significant market share of 5.3% in addressable markets above 9T segment, while the overall truck market >9T decreased by another 22% in the same period, clearly indicating that BharatBenz is steadily becoming the brand of aspiration for many Indian truckers.

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles lays foundation stone for its new Bus Plant in India
Mar 06, 2014

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV), the 100% wholly-owned subsidiary of the world's leading commercial vehicle manufacturer Daimler AG, today celebrated the foundation stone laying ceremony of its new Bus plant at the DICV's manufacturing facility located in Oragadam, near Chennai. Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard, Daimler AG Board member, responsible for Daimler Trucks & Buses, laid the foundation stone for the new bus plant in the presence of Mr. Hartmut Schick, Head of Daimler Buses and CEO EvoBus GmbH, Mr. Marc Llistosella, Managing Director & CEO, DICV, Mr. Markus Villinger, Head, Daimler Buses, India, a host of Indian and International media, Dealers, Suppliers and DICV personnel.

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles receives ISO/TS 16949 : 2009 certification for Quality Management System
Feb 17, 2014

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV), the 100% wholly-owned subsidiary of the world's leading truck manufacturer Daimler AG, received the coveted TS16949:2009 certification for implementation and maintenance of Quality Management System in the area of Design & Development and Manufacture of commercial vehicles. Dr. K Murugan, Managing Director & CEO, ULDQS India, a wholly owned subsidiary of DQS Holding, GmbH, presented the certificate to Mr. Marc Llistosella, Managing Director and CEO, DICV at Daimler India's corporate office in Chennai.

Affiliated to the International Automotive Task Force (IATF), the ISO/TS 16949 is one of the very important accreditations, globally recognized, specifically intended for the Automobile industry. The certification also covers critical parameters such as optimization of cost, time and resources.

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles continues its planned approach by launching 3 Tractor-models and 1 Construction Mining model
Feb 10, 2014

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV), the 100% wholly-owned subsidiary of the world's leading truck manufacturer Daimler AG, today launched 4 new BharatBenz models (3 Tractor and 1 Construction-Mining) at an exclusive event conducted for Media in Mumbai.

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles is the 'CV Maker of the Year'
Feb 03, 2014

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV), the 100% wholly-owned subsidiary of the world's leading truck manufacturer Daimler AG, has been awarded the 'CV Maker of the Year' award by Apollo-CV awards. It also won for its BharatBenz trucks 3128 & 1217 the 'HCV Cargo Carrier (above 25 tonnes GVW)' & 'CV Innovation of the Year' awards respectively.

BharatBenz triggers a powerful change in Indian Trucking
Sep 26, 2013

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd (DICV), a wholly owned subsidiary of Daimler AG, today celebrates the completion of 1 year on Indian roads of its BharatBenz trucks. DICV launched the BharatBenz range of Heavy-duty trucks on 26 September 2012, at Mumbai.

Ever since the launch of its trucks, the promise of superior value to customers has been constantly delivered and BharatBenz has introduced "industry-first value offers" along with its trucks. This has not only led to renew the belief in Indian Trucking by our customers but has actually driven other players to follow us in offering new features and services than ever before. The end beneficiary of this change is the Indian trucker. BharatBenz is proud to have triggered such a positive change and will continue to do so in future.As on date there are more than 5000 Medium & Heavy-duty BharatBenz trucks on Indian roads delivering superior value which customers have longed for over a long time.