SINGAPORE, Sept. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- China Yuchai International Limited (NYSE: CYD) ("China Yuchai" or the "Company"), a leading manufacturer and distributor of engines for on- and off-road applications in China through its main operating subsidiary, Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company Limited ("GYMCL"), announced today that it had, from January to July 2016, supplied over 700 engines to the bus market in Thailand.
The orders were from Shanghai Shenlong Bus Co., Ltd. ("Sunlong Bus") for export to Thailand. Further to this, another order was received from Sunlong Bus for the supply of a further 264 engines comprising GYMCL's YC6L330 and YC6G240 engines, to be installed in Sunlong Bus' 10-metre and 12-meter buses.
The YC6L330 engine is a turbocharged 6-cylinder diesel engine with an 8.4 liter displacement using FEV technology which target buses in the 11 to 13.7 meter buses. The model YC6G240 is a turbocharged 6-cylinder diesel engine with a displacement of 7.8 liters and FEV technology targeting 10-12 meter buses.
Mr. Weng Ming Hoh, President of China Yuchai, commented, "Our excellence in emission control continues to set us apart from our peers. These orders confirm that our continuing leadership in the bus segment has been recognized by both the Chinese domestic and international markets. We continue to develop engines that meet the growing needs from our OEM bus customers."
About China Yuchai International
China Yuchai International Limited, through its subsidiary, Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company Limited ("GYMCL"), engages in the manufacture, assembly, and sale of a wide variety of light-, medium- and heavy-duty engines for trucks, buses, passenger vehicles, construction equipment, marine and agriculture applications in China. GYMCL also produces diesel power generators. The engines produced by GYMCL range from diesel to natural gas and hybrid engines. Through its regional sales offices and authorized customer service centers, the Company distributes its engines directly to auto OEMs and retailers and provides maintenance and retrofitting services throughout China. Founded in 1951, GYMCL has established a reputable brand name, strong research and development team and significant market share in China with high-quality products and reliable after-sales support. In 2015, GYMCL sold 364,567 engines and is recognized as a leading manufacturer and distributor of engines in China. For more information, please visit http://www.cyilimited.com.
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