Articles by: Bhargav S

Ashok Leyland bags Rs 120 Cr order from Rivigo

Ashok Leyland bags Rs 120 Cr order from Rivigo

Ashok Leyland today received an order for over Rs 120 crore from Rivigo, which is India’s most innovative and fastest growing logistics company. This order of 500 fully-built vehicles is driven by the success of the innovative iEGR (Intelligent Exhaust Gas Recirculation) technology which has been developed indigenously by Ashok Leyland. Developed to achieve the BS-IV emission norms, iEGR technology was[Read More…]

by August 11, 2017 News, OEM
BorgWarner’s R2S turbocharger drives JLR’s new 2.0-litre I4 diesel engine

BorgWarner’s R2S turbocharger drives JLR’s new 2.0-litre I4 diesel engine

BorgWarner’s award-winning regulated two-stage (R2S) turbocharging technology boosts the new 2.0-liter I4 diesel engine with 177 kW (240 HP) from Jaguar Land Rover. Initially available for the Range Rover Sport and new Land Rover Discovery SUVs utilizing the new engine, BorgWarner’s advanced turbocharging technology features a water-cooled compressor housing, offers improved low-end torque and enhances engine performance and efficiency while[Read More…]

by August 10, 2017 Corporate, News
Delhi Machine Tool Expo begins at Pragati Maidan

Delhi Machine Tool Expo begins at Pragati Maidan

The second edition of Delhi Machine Tool Expo, 2017 – Northern India’s largest B2B machine tool exhibition got underway today. The exhibition was inaugurated by Rattan Kapur, President of Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA), Parakramsinh G. Jadeja, President – IMTMA, P. Ramadas, Vice President – IMTMA and V. Anbu, Director General and CEO of IMTMA.   Organised by[Read More…]

by August 10, 2017 Uncategorized
Connected Plants will improve efficiency, profitability: Honeywell

Connected Plants will improve efficiency, profitability: Honeywell

US-based technology firm Honeywell International is involved in engineering, development and manufacturing of turbochargers and related forced induction systems. In an email interaction with Auto Components India, Steven C. Gimre, Managing Director, Honeywell UOP India, and Dilip Malhotra, General Manager, Honeywell Transportation Systems India shared their views on connected plants and how turbochargers help in provide cleaner transportation.   Q:[Read More…]

by August 10, 2017 Interview
Kedarnath kick started his ‘World Tour’ on Royal Enfield Himalayan

Kedarnath kick started his ‘World Tour’ on Royal Enfield Himalayan

An avid rider, trekker, filmmaker and author of “Dream To Ride Around The World”, Kedarnath GM embarks upon another world tour today to fulfil his passion for motorcycling on a Royal Enfield Himalayan. His four year long journey was flagged off by Shaji Koshy, Head Business Market – India+, Royal Enfield from the company’s brand store at Adyar, Chennai. Prior to this,[Read More…]

by August 8, 2017 News, OEM
TVS Motor launches Jupiter Classic Edition

TVS Motor launches Jupiter Classic Edition

TVS Motor Company, launches the all new TVS Jupiter Classic edition. The Classic edition comes with enhanced features, which are set to evoke a sense of timeless reassurance in customers. Popular for delivering high-performance ride quality with superior ride comfort, TVS Jupiter has also stood for promising stylish road presence. The Classic edition offers a variety of novel features such as[Read More…]

by August 8, 2017 News, OEM
WABCO to acquire AssetTrackr

WABCO to acquire AssetTrackr

WABCO Holdings Inc., a leading global supplier of technologies and services that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, today announced that it is expanding its global fleet management solutions (FMS) business to India by acquiring Bangalore-based AssetTrackr, an innovative FMS provider in India. WABCO signed agreement to purchase 100% of AssetTrackr’s shares. The transaction is now subject[Read More…]

by August 8, 2017 Corporate, News
Continental’s brake technology MK C1 enables the next step to highly automated driving

Continental’s brake technology MK C1 enables the next step to highly automated driving

While automated driving is a big step into the future of safe and comfortable individual mobility, one thing will not change: In conjunction with the steering, the brakes will remain the most important element of active safety. Once the driver hands over the full driving responsibility to the vehicle, the electronic brake system (EBS) must be capable to perform the[Read More…]

by August 2, 2017 Corporate, Globescan
MG Group partners with Scania India to design and manufacture premium coaches

MG Group partners with Scania India to design and manufacture premium coaches

MG Group, India’s largest privately owned Bus Building Company, has partnered with Scania India for designing and manufacturing of Coaches and Buses for Scania India. Scania began their India operations in 2012 and has cemented its leadership position in the India market by continuously evolving its product offerings and always staying ahead of the competition. MG Group is a Total Solutions Provider[Read More…]

by August 2, 2017 News, OEM
Jeep Compass launched at Rs 14.95 lakh

Jeep Compass launched at Rs 14.95 lakh

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) India launched the Made-in-India Jeep® Compass at a starting price of Rs 14.95 lakh (ex-Delhi). The new Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) is now available for test drives and bookings at any of the 50 FCA and Jeep retail outlets across India. Deliveries of the vehicle will begin nationwide on August 6, 2017. The Company is set to[Read More…]

by July 31, 2017 News, OEM