Eicher Trucks & Buses has introduced two new heavy duty trucks – Eicher Pro 6049 and Eicher Pro 6041 in the 49 Ton and 41 Ton categories respectively. The move comes in the wake of taking its vision of modernising commercial transportation to the next level.
Eicher Pro 6049 offers customers a choice to upgrade to a more modern and efficient truck addressing the mass market for variety of applications in 6×4 tractor category. It has been designed to deliver optimum performance and peak power at 250 HP keeping customer profitability in mind. It offers a refined trucking experience with VEDX BS IV SCR engine, ergonomics and robust Eicher aggregates to ensure fuel efficiency.
Eicher Pro 6041 is India’s first 41 tonnage rigid haulage truck and offers a payload advantage of 3.5 ton over a 37 tonnage truck. The vehicle is powered by VEDX8 engine, which is the biggest and the most fuel efficient engine available in the category. At 250 HP and 950 Nm torque, the engine delivers the highest power and torque combination in its segment. Pro 6041 is also the first vehicle in its segment to get an overdrive gearbox for higher top speed and better mileage.
Vinod Aggarwal, MD & CEO, VE Commercial Vehicles said, “At VECV, it has been our vision to drive modernisation and the launch of two new trucks with better technology is in line with this vision. These trucks – Eicher Pro 6049 and pro 6041 are designed to maximise business profitability while optimising on the overall cost efficiency.”