Ashok Leyland is pretty strong in the Middle east bus market and is continuously upgrading its portfolio with new products and launches. Falcon is a 11m bus which is very popular in the school and staff transportation and the portfolio is now strengthened with a new platform Oyster.
Oyster, is developed specifically for middle east and company has invested time and money for the development of the product. Oyster was launched already as School bus with 41 seats during November in Saudi Arabia.
Launched now is a Oyster, Staff bus a 33 seater bus primarily aimed at medium duty staff transport application. Company has appointed Western Auto as the dealer for this region and this lauch is the third of its kind in last 6 months.