Articles by: Team ACI

New testing facilities inaugurated at ICAT

New testing facilities inaugurated at ICAT

Union Minister of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises (HIPE), Arvind Sawant, inaugurated new testing facilities at International Centre for Automotive Technology (ICAT). A technology appreciation drive was also organised to bring out the technical advantages of hybrid electric vehicles as compared to conventional fuel vehicles. During the event ICAT presented the outcome of the technical assessments carried out on various[Read More…]

by November 9, 2019 News
BorgWarner supplies P2 hybrid solutions to ChangAn

BorgWarner supplies P2 hybrid solutions to ChangAn

BorgWarner has entered into an agreement with ChangAn Automobile of China to supply its triple-clutch P2 drive module and electro-hydraulic control unit for ChangAn’s new-generation hybrid transmission. The components-major expects to achieve mass production of its P2 modules on the new model of Changan in 2020. The integrated P2 drive module and electro-hydraulic control unit is claimed to offer improved[Read More…]

by November 8, 2019 News
UFI Filters opens aftermarket production facility at Bahadurgarh

UFI Filters opens aftermarket production facility at Bahadurgarh

Filtration technology and thermal management solution provider UFI Filters recently launched its first aftermarket plant at Bahadurgarh in NCR. The new plant will be a dedicated unit for the company’s aftermarket operations serving both the local spare parts market and export requirements. The company claims that the plant will meet European Standards for processes and quality and will be ISO[Read More…]

by November 4, 2019 News
ACMA unveils Mechatronics & Design Labs at ACoE Saksham

ACMA unveils Mechatronics & Design Labs at ACoE Saksham

ACMA has unveiled a Mechatronics lab and another Design lab at its Centre of Excellence (ACoE) – Saksham, located in the IIT-Delhi campus in Sonipat. Set up with a total cost of Rs 4.5 crore, the Mechatronics lab is focused on imparting skills in the field of automation and Modular Production Systems (MPS) while the Design lab intends to enable[Read More…]

by November 1, 2019 News
Bajaj unveils Chetak e-scooter, launch early 2020

Bajaj unveils Chetak e-scooter, launch early 2020

Bajaj Auto has rekindled the iconic Chetak brand, albeit in an electric avatar. The new scooter comes with a sheet metal body panels and a rigid chassis structure. Suspension duties are taken care of by a single-sided tubular single sided suspension and the front wheel gets a disc brake. The powertrain comes equipped with a unique single-sided cast aluminium swing[Read More…]

by October 21, 2019 News
Kia Motors sets up BEAT360 brand experience center in India

Kia Motors sets up BEAT360 brand experience center in India

In a bid to take customer experience a notch higher, Kia Motors recently launched BEAT360 brand experience space in Gurugram, Haryana. India is the first overseas market where this center is being launched, after Seoul in South Korea. The company plans to open similar experience centres in other metros in India in days to come. Spread over an area of[Read More…]

by October 11, 2019 News
Doosan Bobcat opens its new plant in Chennai

Doosan Bobcat opens its new plant in Chennai

Doosan Bobcat India, the wholly owned subsidiary of Doosan Bobcat Inc., announced officially the inauguration and commencement of operation from its first manufacturing facility in Gummudipoondi near Chennai in Tamil Nadu. With a total investment of Rs 190 crore (USD 26M) for the next 5 years, the state-of-the-art factory is spread across an area of 21.6 acres and has an[Read More…]

by August 29, 2019 News, OEM
Ashok Leylands’ CV game plan

Ashok Leylands’ CV game plan

Ashok Leyland earmarks 20 billion capex for key CV projects to be executed over the next two fiscal years. Bhargav TS and Ashish Bhatia Ashok Leyland has earmarked 20 billion (Rs.2000 crores) as the capex for key CV projects to be executed over the next two fiscal years. Having reported total revenue of Rs.29055 crores with a net profit of[Read More…]

by May 24, 2019 OEM
ZF’s definitive acquisition agreement of Wabco

ZF’s definitive acquisition agreement of Wabco

ZF and Wabco to form a global integrated systems provider for commercial vehicle technology. Story by: Ashish Bhatia It turns out the early reports of ZF Friedrichshafen AG, a leading global technology group and supplier of mobility systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology acquiring Wabco, a leading global supplier of braking control systems,technologies and services that improve[Read More…]

by March 29, 2019 Corporate
SIAM in association with Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change and ACMA to organise the ‘International Conference on IMDS and ELV Regulations’

SIAM in association with Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change and ACMA to organise the ‘International Conference on IMDS and ELV Regulations’

  New Delhi, 14 March, 2019: Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) under the aegis of Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC), Government of India and in association with Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA), will organise a day-long conference titled “International Material Data System (IMDS), and End of Life Vehicle (ELV) Regulations”on March 18, 2019 in New Delhi.  The Conference is a first[Read More…]

by March 15, 2019 Events