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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

LANXESS expects best results in company history in 2017

The Cologne-based Specialty chemicals company LANXESS projects the highest full year results in its history, following a very strong first quarter of 2017 and the successful closing of the acquisition of the US-based company Chemtura. Global sales of LANXESS increased 25% to EUR 2.4 billion in the first quarter of 2017, up from EUR 1.9 billion a year earlier. EBITDA[Read More…]

by June 23, 2017 News
FCA India opens online and nationwide pre-booking for Jeep Compass

FCA India opens online and nationwide pre-booking for Jeep Compass

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) India opens the pre-bookings for its Made in India Jeep® Compass. To pre-book the Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV), interested customers can either log in to the company’s official website www.jeep-india.com or visit the nearest FCA or Jeep-exclusive showroom and place a pre-booking amount of Rs. 50,000. The Jeep® Compass, manufactured locally at FCA’s state of the[Read More…]

by June 22, 2017 News, OEM
Infineon inaugurates new R&D centre in India

Infineon inaugurates new R&D centre in India

Germany-based Infineon Technologies inaugurated the new R&D centre in Bengaluru. The move will further strengthen the Bengaluru office as Infineon’s Competence Centre for Hardware Design and Software Development. Infineon India team supports technology development for diversification driven chip design system, with focus areas in automotive, industrial and chip card and security. The team also develops software for products used in[Read More…]

by June 22, 2017 News
BMW Chennai plant starts production of the all-new BMW 5 Series

BMW Chennai plant starts production of the all-new BMW 5 Series

The BMW Plant Chennai has started the production for the all-new BMW 5 Series that will be launched later this month in India.   Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India said, “For many years, BMW 5 Series has been the undisputed leader of its segment and is an absolute success story. The all-new BMW 5 Series that will be launched[Read More…]

by June 13, 2017 News, OEM
Mercedes-Benz launches the ‘Made in India’ E-Class 220 d

Mercedes-Benz launches the ‘Made in India’ E-Class 220 d

Subsequent to the success of the new long wheelbase E-Class in India, one of the only two markets in which the car was launched; the country’s largest luxury car manufacturer Mercedes-Benz, today launched the all new E-Class 220 d in India. The launch of the all new E 220 d variant of the ‘World Luxury Car of the Year’ also[Read More…]

by June 3, 2017 News, OEM

MapmyIndia partners with Ford SYNC AppLink

MapmyIndia, India’s leader in premium quality digital map data and APIs, GPS navigation, Tracking, Location Apps & GIS Solutions, announced its partnership with Ford, on their AppLink platform with an enhanced version of MapmyIndia’s Map App. Ford SYNC platform so far provided Points of Interest Search around a current location, but the enhanced version will now let the user search[Read More…]

by May 29, 2017 News, OEM