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BorgWarner expands powertrain technical centre in Michigan

BorgWarner will expand its Powertrain Technical centre in Auburn Hills, Michigan, to support programs in North America and supplement its global network of technical centres. The nearly 46,000-square-foot addition will include space for program managers, sales and engineering professionals. Driven by the company’s escalating growth, the expansion is expected to be complete in early 2015 and support up to 200[Read More…]

Airbus  to source ‘Flap Track Beam’ from Dynamatic Technologies for its long range aircraft A330

Airbus to source ‘Flap Track Beam’ from Dynamatic Technologies for its long range aircraft A330

Automotive components major Dynamatic Technologies Limited has received an Aero Structures Contract from Airbus for the supply of Flap Track Beams for the Airbus Long Range Aircraft (A330 Family) variants, which makes it the first company in the Indian private sector to become a global Tier -1 supplier to Airbus. Dynamatic has been producing Flap Track Beam assemblies for the[Read More…]

NNG targets OEMs and aftermarket in India

NNG targets OEMs and aftermarket in India

Hungary-based navigation systems provider NNG LLC foresees more business coming from India in 2014, especially from OEMs. Last year, NNG along with its local partner Ayana Navigation Solutions (ANS) launched slew of navigation products for the Indian market. To grow further in India, it has tied-up with German car infotainment major Blaupunkt and launched San Diego 530 for OEMs and[Read More…]

Short Range Radar Sensors production to be launched in Continental USA

Short Range Radar Sensors production to be launched in Continental USA

Automotive systems major Continental will launch production this month of short range radar sensors for advanced driver assistance systems at its plant in Seguin, Texas.   “Expanding our manufacturing capacity takes us a step closer to our American customers. In the market for the market is a keystone of our strategy,” said Karlheinz Haupt, head of the Advanced Driver Assistance[Read More…]

by March 26, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
100 million Bosch ESP systems

100 million Bosch ESP systems

Bosch has produced 100 million ESP systems since the start of series production in 1995. In the process, the company has made a significant contribution to making driving safer. Especially on slippery roads, but also in instances where vehicles drive into bends too quickly, the electronic stability program helps keep vehicles on course and prevent skidding accidents, which often have[Read More…]

by March 26, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive

Axalta India launches Cromax® Pro

Axalta Coating Systems, a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, has introduced its next generation waterborne basecoat, Cromax® Pro, in India. CromaxPro features advanced waterborne automotive coating technology that enhances productivity and helps to decrease the auto industry’s overall environmental footprint.  As a waterborne coating, Cromax Pro produces lowered emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and satisfies European[Read More…]

Updated  Chevrolet Cruze

Updated Chevrolet Cruze

Updated Chevrolet Cruze was launched by General Motors India today. Offering a blend of power, refinement and efficiency, the updated Chevrolet Cruze will strengthen its position in the marketplace with improved fuel economy for the six-speed automatic transmission variant. “We are constantly upgrading our carlines according to the evolving needs of the Indian consumer. The updated Chevrolet Cruze with all[Read More…]

by March 25, 2014 News, OEM, Web Exclusive
T 1 Prima Truck Racing: Stuart Oliver wins the debut championship 2014

T 1 Prima Truck Racing: Stuart Oliver wins the debut championship 2014

T1 Prima Truck Racing Championship, the country’s first truck racing event concluded with an action-packed 45 minute final race with Stuart Oliver winning the debut championship. The Tata Prima trucks proved to be a treat for motorsports fanatics in an intense race that witnessed a lot of edge-of-the-seats overtaking and high speed corner action. The debut season of the Championship[Read More…]

by March 24, 2014 Events, News, OEM, Web Exclusive
Datsun GO components to be shipped from India soon

Datsun GO components to be shipped from India soon

Datsun GO components will soon be shipped from India by Nissan Motor India Private Limited (NMIPL), to other countries where the brand is slated to be launched. “We will be exporting Datsun GO components to Indonesia by the end of this year followed by Russia and South Africa. Within a couple of years the Datsun GO+ will be rolling out in[Read More…]

by March 20, 2014 News, OEM, Web Exclusive
Daimler’s FUSO brand drives in to Tanzania

Daimler’s FUSO brand drives in to Tanzania

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. (DICV), a 100 percent wholly owned subsidiary of Daimler AG, announced that they have started exporting FUSO brand to Tanzania. This is the fourth market that FUSO has entered since the start of export in May 2013. FUSO branded trucks, which are manufactured at DICV‘s Oragadam plant, is aimed only for exports in Asia[Read More…]

by March 20, 2014 Corporate, News, OEM, Web Exclusive