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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
Nissan India appoints Thomas Kuehl as President

Nissan India appoints Thomas Kuehl as President

Nissan has appointed Thomas Kuehl as president, Nissan India Operations, effective from October 1, 2017. In this role Kuehl, who joins Nissan from Volkswagen, will be responsible for both Nissan and Datsun brands and will head all operations in India including Marketing and Sales, Manufacturing and Research and Development. “Nissan India is an increasingly important part of Nissan’s future growth plans,”[Read More…]

by July 12, 2017 News, OEM

GST connecting India through a common market: IMTMA

Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers’ Association (IMTMA) said the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is connecting India through a common market. GST officially came into effect from July 1. India is now “One Tax One Nation”. The new paradigm in India’s cooperative federalism is expected to rein in improved tax compliance and facilitate the ease of doing business and pave way[Read More…]

by July 11, 2017 Allied Industries, News, Web Exclusive
CAPAS 2017 drew to a successful close with climbing number of visitors

CAPAS 2017 drew to a successful close with climbing number of visitors

The fourth edition of Chengdu International Trade Fair for Automotive Parts and Aftermarket Services (CAPAS) received an impressive amount of praise and approval following its conclusion. Held from 25 – 27 May 2017, the fair housed a total of 522 international exhibitors and welcomed 17,378 trade visitors (8% increase) in an exhibition space of 45,000 sqm (29% increase) at the[Read More…]

by July 4, 2017 Events, News
Bosch India develops smart air monitoring solution

Bosch India develops smart air monitoring solution

Bosch India launched its locally developed air quality monitoring system in New Delhi at its flagship event, Future Connected: Bosch for a Smarter India. This is the first system in the market which is fraction of the size compared to other locally available products. “Bosch provides a smart air monitoring solution for the 21st century,” commented Shennoy RK, Senior Vice President,[Read More…]

by July 4, 2017 News
BMW launches all-new 5 Series in India

BMW launches all-new 5 Series in India

The all-new BMW 5 Series was launched in India today. Seventh generation of the premium sedan was unveiled by the legendary sportsman, Mr. Sachin Tendulkar. Locally produced at the BMW Plant Chennai, the all-new BMW 5 Series will be available in diesel and petrol variants at all BMW dealerships across India from1 July 2017 onwards. Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group[Read More…]

by June 29, 2017 News, OEM
TVS Motor to export King three-wheeler to Sri Lanka

TVS Motor to export King three-wheeler to Sri Lanka

TVS Motor Company, a leading two-wheeler and three-wheeler manufacturer in India announced its partnership with Abans Auto a leading distributor in Sri Lanka. Through this tie-up, TVS King, the 200 cc passenger three-wheeler, will be launched in the Sri Lankan market. As a part of the agreement, the Company will leverage Abans Auto’s network of over 200 showrooms and appointed[Read More…]

by June 28, 2017 News, OEM

WABCO signs global long-term supply agreement with Daimler Trucks for AMT control technology

WABCO Holdings Inc., a leading global supplier of technologies and services that improve safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, announced that Daimler Trucks has extended its long-term supply agreement with WABCO for new heavy-duty automated manual transmission (AMT) control technology to support its series production mainly in Europe, North America, Japan, and South America. Headquartered in Germany, Daimler Trucks[Read More…]

by June 26, 2017 Corporate, Globescan, News
Strong ecosystem with focus on indigenisation and digital technology key to defence manufacturing

Strong ecosystem with focus on indigenisation and digital technology key to defence manufacturing

The conference on Aerospace and Defence Manufacturing Technologies organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) with the theme ‘Make in India—Fast Developing Ecosystem for Aerospace and Defence Industry’ called for an active involvement of Indian and foreign companies in the creation of an ecosystem that could go a long way towards establishing a solid base for the nation’s defence[Read More…]

by June 26, 2017 Events, News