Greaves Cotton Limited, India's leading engineering solutions company, has launched two new powertrain solutions at the Auto Expo 2018. Both these solutions offer class-leading fuel efficiency and reduced emissions. In addition, the company also showcased the BSVI ready versions of its diesel and CNG powertrains that it currently supplies to over 30 OEMs in the 3-wheeler and micro 4-wheeler segments. On display at the Auto Expo 2018 is an all new family of multi-cylinder turbo-charged intercooled engines which are BSVI compliant.
Speaking on the development Nagesh Basavanhalli, MD and CEO, Greaves Cotton Ltd said “At Greaves Cotton, our vision is to reinvent the last mile mobility segment with future ready solutions and provide consumers with efficient, technologically superior products & services. With 160 years of legacy, Greaves has touched the lives of over 5 million customers and we aim to bring about prosperity to the lives of countless more. In pursuit of this endeavor we continue to invest in new technologies, build capabilities and collaborate with leading players in the segment. Our technology partnerships with Pinnacle Engines & Altigreen Solutions to launch new powertrain solutions for the Indian market, the launch of Greaves Autocare targeted at the 3wheeler and micro 4wheeler consumers and our upgraded range of Diesel & CNG engines meeting BSVI norms are initiatives that bring us closer to our vision. "
Greaves Cotton will also be introducing Greaves Care – India’s largest multi-brand organized service and spares network for 3Wheelers & micro 4Wheelers. It is an organized service setup that provides customers high quality repair of 3W & 4W and all aggregates through expert hands of company-trained mechanics; wide range of high quality parts and lower labour cost with post service cover up to 6 months warranty. Additionally, Greaves Cotton is showcasing for the first time in India high performance electric powertrains that are completely ‘Made in India’. At the heart of this power train is an ultra-light compact high output induction motor, developed by Altigreen Propulsion Labs. This motor is controlled by a compact high performance custom designed motor controller working with lithium ion batteries.