Have a look at the comparison between the two best selling commercial vehicles in the market: BharatBenz 3723R vs. Ashok Leyland Captain 3718.
Talking about trucks from Ashok Leyland, one can barely miss the Captain 3718, a model that has a customisable chassis with a cabin, which can even be tilted. It has a gross vehicle weight of 3.7 tonnes and a massive 400 litres of fuel tank capacity.
The BharatBenz 3723R is one of the best heavyweight trucks available in the market and boasts on some amazing features. It has a gross vehicle weight of 37 tonnes, out of which, the maximum payload capacity is impressive at 27 tonnes. The vehicle is built with a wheelbase of 6,575 mm, while the ground clearance is 260 mm.
|BharatBenz 3723R||Ashok Leyland Captain 3718|
|Engine||DE175BS4||H series CRS engine with iEGR technology|
|Max Power||231.2 bhp @ 2200 rpm||180 Bhp @ 2400 rpm|
|Max Torque||850 Nm @ 1200-1600 rpm||660 Nm @ 1200-1900 rpm|
|Clutch||Single dry plate, Hydraulic control with clutch booster, 395 mm||380 mm dia with ceramic facing and higher clamp load|
|Fuel Tank (Litres)||380||400|
|Suspension||Front: Parabolic type leaf spring with 2 hydraulic shock absorbers
Rear: Balancer type Semi elliptical leaf spring
|Semi elliptic multileaf|
|Brakes||Pneumatic, Foot operated, Dual line with ABS||Air Brakes|
|Battery||2 x 12 V, 120 Ah||2 X 12 V|
|Steering||Hydraulic Power assisted||Power steering|
After reviewing the comparison, which one will you prefer?