Greater Noida, Feb 5 (IANS) Gurgaon-based Indian automaker Eicher Trucks and Buses, part of the Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicles (VECV), launched Eicher Live — an advanced telematics solution for the commercial vehicle industry — on Friday.
It was launched at the 13th edition of the Auto Expo here.
Eicher Live is ‘trucking intelligence’ that drives profitable fleet management by monitoring their movement, fuel consumption and maintenance needs. The telematics solution is available as a company installed system in the Eicher Pro Series trucks and buses – Pro 8000 and Pro 6000.
“Eicher Live provides real time dashboard data analytics of the fleet, tracking the most important factors including fuel management and fault identification thus allowing customers to plan maintenance,” Eicher executive vice-president, sales and marketing, P. Ravishankar told IANS at their pavilion at the India Expo Mart.
“Its dynamic intelligence helps maximise productivity and profitability.
Eicher Trucks and Buses have showcased seven products at the 2016 Auto Expo.
Eicher Live includes features like advance breakdown assistance, service reminders and proactive service. It also offers better fuel management with advanced analytics that includes fuel consumption analysis and measures to improve fuel efficiency and profitability.
The major components of the telematics system are a hardware unit (Telematics Gateway), smart vehicle electronic module and a mobile SIM card that connects to Eicher Live hub.