It is a zero-emission vehicle with fuelling times similar to that of a diesel vehicle.
Ashok Leyland showcased a hydrogen fuel cell-powered truck at Auto Expo 2023.
Ashok Leyland’s FCEV truck is based on the AVTR modular platform. It measures 11.9 meters in length, and its wheelbase is 6.6 meters. The gross vehicle weight (GVW) is 28,000 kg.
The zero-emissions powertrain produces 335 BHP and 1,600 Nm torque. It consists of an 80 kW fuel cell that powers a permanent magnet synchronous motor paired with a 2-speed automatic gearbox.
The truck is equipped with a 55 kWh battery pack and four hydrogen fuel tanks of 8.4 kg each.