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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

Continental advances 5G technology for the connected car

The technology company Continental started a joint research and development collaboration to realize 5G vehicle communications with the Japanese telecommunications company NTT DOCOMO, Inc. to enhance connected infotainment functions and build the foundation for cellular based vehicle-to-everything (V2X) wireless communications systems. During the concurrent shows Automotive Engineering Exposition 2017 in Yokohama and the Wireless Japan Expo, the two companies demonstrate[Read More…]

by May 29, 2017 News
Volvo Buses exhibits cutting edge electro mobility solutions at UITP Montreal

Volvo Buses exhibits cutting edge electro mobility solutions at UITP Montreal

Volvo Buses continues its drive to meet the global demand for sustainable electrified public transport solutions. That is the company’s main message at the UITP world congress and exhibition in Montreal on May 14-17, 2017. The visit of more than 50 members of the Association of State Road Transport Undertakings signifies the strong interest of state road transport undertakings to[Read More…]

by May 14, 2017 News, OEM
TVS Tyres launches ‘PROTORQ’ radial tyres for motorcycles

TVS Tyres launches ‘PROTORQ’ radial tyres for motorcycles

TVS Tyres launched their high performance radial tyres – ‘PROTORQ’ for motorcycles in Guwahati. PROTORQ has been exclusively built for Indian roads by using the latest technological advancements and is best suited for a wide range of premium bikes. Using ‘Zero Degree Radial Belt’ technology, PROTORQ provides enhanced traction and reliable braking, excellent riding comfort, exceptional high speed stability, superior[Read More…]

by May 8, 2017 News
SKF India inaugurates remote diagnostic center in Pune

SKF India inaugurates remote diagnostic center in Pune

SKF India, a global supplier of bearings, seals, mechatronics, lubrication systems, and services today announced the inauguration of their Remote Diagnostic Center (RDC) in India. This diagnostic center will be located in their Pune Corporate Office. SKF’s Remote Monitoring Service makes it possible for any company with Internet access to implement a world-class predictive maintenance (PdM) program for periodic or[Read More…]

by April 26, 2017 Market Place, News