Optare (LSE: OPE) is a British bus manufacturer based in Sherburn-in-Elmet, North Yorkshire. Starting in August , Optare built fifteen minibuses converted from the Freight Rover Sherpa vans for the . In summer , Ashok Leyland (the former Indian subsidiary of British Leyland) bought a 26% stake in Optare. Ashok Leyland is an Indian automobile company headquartered in Chennai, India. It is owned by the Hinduja Group. Founded in , it is the second largest commercial vehicle manufacturer in India, fourth largest manufacturer of buses in the world and . The LCV is produced in Ashok Leyland's Hosur plant in Tamil Nadu. CHENNAI: After the successful run in the UK, Hinduja Group flagship company Ashok Leyland will introduce an electric version of Optare buses.
Optare PLC, a subsidiary of Indian company Ashok Leyland, has won an order of Watch video: How is a truck built and what's it like to drive?. Optare, one of the UK's leading bus manufacturers and subsidiary of Indian- based Ashok Leyland, has marked the delivery of the first The first 12 of the buses, all manufactured in the UK, will begin operation around Greater. These buses, collectively named the Optare Metrodecker, are being The funding has been made available through a pilot project under the.
Ashok Leyland launches first India-made electric bus inputs sourced from its UK subsidiary Optare, which is a pioneer of electric buses. The buses will be bought by Metroline and will be added to London's fleet by next year. significant order for 31 Optare Metrodecker EV double-decker buses. With the Indian government looking for alternate fuel options for Global NCAP Crash Tests: How India-Made Cars Have Fared Over The Years. After a successful run in the UK, Hinduja Group flagship company Ashok Leyland will introduce an electric version of Optare buses in India.