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Bosch Aftermarket redefines service concepts, parts delivery system

Bosch Aftermarket redefines service concepts, parts delivery system

Story by: Bhargav TS Automobile aftermarket is rapidly progressing and is getting technologically sophisticated and complex. Changes in safety system technologies and emission control regulations offer new opportunities. Market demands and dynamics also drive significant changes even in the aftermarket business. Transformation in the aftermarket is much more today than what it was in the past. Each vehicle segment, commercial[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 Corporate, Cover Story
Ather Energy plans higher localisation; to set up new plant

Ather Energy plans higher localisation; to set up new plant

Story by: Bhargav TS & Sricharan R The Bangalore-based electric vehicle manufacturer, Ather Energy, has bigger plans for the Indian market. As part of its expansion, recently the company entered the Chennai market. With its next expansion planned in Hyderabad, it hopes to achieve a volume of 10,000 units across the 3 cities this year. After receiving good response to[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 Corporate, Cover Story
Tata Elxsi offers innovative solutions in emerging technologies

Tata Elxsi offers innovative solutions in emerging technologies

Story by: Gunjan D. Bidani Tata Elxsi, a global provider of design and technology services for automotive engineering solutions, is working with the top OEMs and suppliers by providing technology consulting, new product design, development, and testing. It provides solutions in emerging technologies like IoT, big data analytics, cloud mobility, artificial intelligence, machine learning, augmented and virtual reality. Tata Elxsi[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 Corporate, News
New facility of RTSSL in Trichy to make occupant safety products

New facility of RTSSL in Trichy to make occupant safety products

ACI Bureau Rane TRW Steering Systems Pvt. Ltd. (RTSSL), a joint venture of the Chennai-headquartered Rane Group and the ZF Group, has opened a new facility for occupant safety products at Tiruchirapalli in Tamil Nadu. Strategically located on the Trichy-Chennai national highway, 40km from Trichy and 300 km from Chennai, the new facility will address the expected market demand and[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 Corporate, News
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
CERATIZIT Group continues to invest in India

CERATIZIT Group continues to invest in India

CERATIZIT Group presented its new cutting tool competence unified brand structure for the Indian market for the first time at IMTEX 2019. Over the next few years, under the umbrella of the group, the four competence brands Cutting Solutions by CERATIZIT, KOMET, WNT and KLENK will continue the rapid growth shown in recent years. India is an up-and-coming key market[Read More…]

by January 30, 2019 Corporate, News

Concept car A48V makes driving dynamic, more efficient

ACI Bureau Driving dynamically or driving efficiently? This does not need to be a contradiction anymore, as the new concept vehicle A48V from the development service supplier FEV and automotive supplier SEG Automotive. Through 48V mild hybridisation powered by the Boost Recuperation Machine (BRM) from SEG Automotive, driving not only becomes more enjoyable and fun, but also more efficient. “48V[Read More…]

by January 23, 2019 Corporate, News

Shell brings GMD OX flat-pack truck to India

Story & Photos: Bhargav TS Focusing on bridging the mobility divide in India, Shell has unveiled the world’s first ‘flat-pack’ truck –The OX- an all-terrain vehicle for reaching remote areas. The OX is a simple to maintain truck, suitable for the diverse and rugged Indian terrain of deep sands, steep hills, marshy lands, and steep river banks in hard-to-reach communities[Read More…]

by January 23, 2019 Corporate, News
J.D. Power tractor customer service study hones product, service quality

J.D. Power tractor customer service study hones product, service quality

J.D. Power, the Singapore-based research and consulting services, in the India Tractor Customer Service Index (CSI) Study 2018, has found that customer satisfaction with the tractor after-sales service was higher (up 28 points on a 1,000-point scale) when owners have their tractors serviced at their own premises, than when they were not offered this option, though they wanted it, by[Read More…]

by January 23, 2019 Corporate, News, Viewpoint
Hindustan Magnesium Groups’ MoU for lightweight solutions

Hindustan Magnesium Groups’ MoU for lightweight solutions

Gunjan D. Bidani Magnesium-based lightweight solution provider, Lite Auto Components, part of Hindustan Magnesium, recently signed a MoU with AP Economic Development Board (APEDB). As per the MoU, the company will set up a manufacturing facility with an estimated valuation of Rs.500 crore, spread over a 15 acre land parcel in Andhra Pradesh. The new facility once commissioned, is expected[Read More…]

by January 11, 2019 Corporate