Ashok Leyland, John Deere launches Backhoe Loader
11 January 2012: The 50:50 JV with Ashok Leyland and John Deere's 435 Backhoe Loader has begun sale of Backhoe leader. The company has appointed Automotive Manufacturers as the authorised dealer in Andhra Pradesh.
The backhoe loader, manufactured at Ashok Leyland's plant in Gummidipoondi near Chennai in Tamil Nadu , will have more cabin space for the operator and better safety features. This facility incorporates globally benchmarked manufacturing process like robotic wedding, CNC cutting, state-of the-art paint shop to ensure the highest standards of product reliability and durability supported by international standard and systems.