Ashok Leyland Ltd.
Ashok Leyland Ltd. manufactures commercial vehicles and spare parts in India and Internationally. It is principally engaged in a single business segment: Commercial Vehicles and Related Components. The company manufactures medium and heavy commercial vehicles, including buses, such as city, sub-urban, inter-city, school and staff, and special buses; trucks for various applications, including long-hauls, distribution, construction, and mining; light vehicles; and defense vehicles designs, develops and manufactures specialized Defense vehicles for the armed forces and other international customers. It also offers complete power solutions by supplying engines for a variety of applications apart from vehicles, such as engines for running generator sets, marine applications, powering earth-moving equipment, compressors, cranes, and harvester combines under the brand name Leypower. The company was founded by Raghunandan Saran on September 7, 1948 and is headquartered in Chennai, India.