January 22, 2017 3:17 AM ET

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Company Overview of Volvo Buses India Private Limited

Company Overview

Volvo Buses India Private Limited manufactures Volvo buses. It offers city buses, intercity buses and coaches, bus chassis, and tourist coaches, as well as related parts. The company also provides services in the areas of aftermarket support, financing, servicing, vehicle diagnostic, traffic information system, driver training, and operational aspects. It serves customers through a network of dealers and distributors worldwide. Volvo Buses India Private Limited was formerly known as Volvo India Pvt. Ltd. and changed its name to Volvo Buses India Private Limited in May 2005. The company was founded in 2001 and is based in Bengaluru, India with production activities in Europe, North and South ...

Yalachahally

Tavarakere Post

Hosakote Taluk

Bengaluru,  562 122

India

Founded in 2001

Phone:

91 80 6712 1200

Fax:

91 80 6712 1222

Key Executives for Volvo Buses India Private Limited

Managing Director and Director
Age: 51
Chairman and Senior Vice-President of Volvo Bus Corporation of Region International
President of VIPL
Age: 51
Managing Director of Volvo Auto India
Age: 46
Executive Vice President of Truck Joint Ventures - Volvo Group
Age: 54
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Volvo Buses India Private Limited Key Developments

Volvo India Plans to Launch S90

Volvo India announced that it is planning to launch its S90 in India. The model is based on the company's SPA platform after the XC90. It is to compete with the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, BMW 5 Series, Jaguar XF and Audi A6. The vehicle will be offered only in the 'Inscription' variant and features LED headlights along with the 'Thor's Hammer' daytime-running LEDs, a chrome front grille with 'floating-effect' slats along with chrome highlights on the side and 18-inch alloy wheels, front, side and curtain airbags, ABS, emergency brake assist, ISOFIX, park-assist and lane-keep assist. It is equipped with a 'D4' four-cylinder diesel engine that produces 190PS and 400Nm of torque.

Volvo India Plans to Launch Hybrid Buses in Bengaluru

Volvo India is planning to launch its hybrid buses in Bengaluru, India, within the next six to ten months. This move is intended to help towards the reduction of emissions and fuel consumption.

Volvo India to Launch T8 Specification of XC90

Volvo is launching its T8 specification of the XC90. The model is to be priced at INR 12 million. The vehicle is equipped with a two-litre petrol engine that is both supercharged and turbocharged, in conjunction with an electric motor to produce 420bhp and 640 Nm of torque. The engine is called Drive-E Powertrain and is available with five driving modes. It features a four-seat layout, with all the seats trimmed in perforated Nappa leather and rear individual seats with massage and ventilation functions, and the rear passengers also have access to the infotainment system through a retractable touch screen. It also has folding tables, a refrigerator, heated and cooled cup holders, crystal glasses, extra sound deadening and Pirelli Noise Cancelling System tyres. It is based on the new Scalable Product Architecture Platform from Volvo.

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