Ashok Leyland John Deere Construction Equipment Company Pvt. Ltd., a joint venture between Ashok Leyland and John Deere, on Tuesday, took the wraps off a new variant of its 435 Backhoe Loader(BHL).

Price tag

The company is looking to further expand its presence in the same category with the launch of the 435E BHL, which is a manual transmission version that comes with greater efficiency and a cheaper price tag. The new variant is priced at Rs. 24.6 lakh, and is about Rs. 40,000 cheaper than the 435, which features an automatic transmission.

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