Cooper Corporation Ltd., the company that built India’s first diesel engine and a market leader in centrifugal castings, unveiled its Four Cylinder Engine at the 11th Auto Expo in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. It was unveiled by Mr. James Bevan, British High Commissioner Designate who also presided over as the chief guest of the event.
The engines will be produced both for the genset and other fixed speed applications as well as variable speed and vehicle applications. In the near future Cooper plans to roll out a range of vehicles using its own engines. The forecasted sales for the Cooper Corporation for 2011–12 is Rs.300 Crores.
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