Articles by: Bhargav S

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

Delhi Machine Tool Expo 2017 to unveil latest technologies

Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers’ Association (IMTMA) is organizing the second edition of its northern regional show — the Delhi Machine Tool Expo from 10 to 13 August 2017 at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi. The expo this time will also focus on Metrology and Welding. METROLOGY EXPO, an exhibition for testing instrument, metrology and equipment and WELDEXPO, an exhibition for[Read More…]

by July 27, 2017 Allied Industries
Ashok Leyland bags order for 3019 buses from KSRTC

Ashok Leyland bags order for 3019 buses from KSRTC

Ashok Leyland, flagship of the Hinduja Group, today confirmed that it bagged an order from Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) for 3019 buses. This order, one of the largest from a State Transport Undertaking for a single OEM, would be executed in the current financial year which would help Ashok Leyland in furthering its leadership position in buses. The[Read More…]

by July 24, 2017 News, OEM
BorgWarner’s compact wastegate turbocharger boosts Honda’s new 1.0-liter gasoline engine

BorgWarner’s compact wastegate turbocharger boosts Honda’s new 1.0-liter gasoline engine

BorgWarner, a global leader in clean and efficient technology solutions for combustion, hybrid and electric vehicles, delivers its proven wastegate turbocharger for Honda’s new three-cylinder 1.0-liter gasoline direct-injected engine, initially available for the Civic in Asia and Europe. BorgWarner’s compact turbocharger improves engine efficiency and boosts performance, helping achieve an outstanding power output of 95 kW (127 HP) with quick[Read More…]

by July 12, 2017 Corporate, News