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Tata Motors receives order for 500 buses from IVORY COAST

Tata Motors receives order for 500 buses from IVORY COAST

After having bagged an order for 500 new next-generation low-floor Urban city buses from the Ivory Coast, Tata Motors today handed over the first lot of 117 buses to SOTRA in Côte d’Ivoire’s economic capital, Abidjan. The buses are being financed under the EXIM Bank of India for operation by SOTRA – Abidjan Transport Company. Built on Tata Motors next-generation[Read More…]

by April 6, 2017 News, OEM

Bharat Forge wins GM supplier of the year award 2016

Bharat Forge was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors during its 25th Annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony held Friday, March 31 in Orlando, Florida. GM recognized 118 of its best suppliers from 15 countries that have consistently exceeded GM’s expectations, created outstanding value or brought new innovations to the company. The announcement represented the[Read More…]

by April 6, 2017 News, OEM
Mercedes-Benz India launches S-Class Connoisseur’s Edition at Rs 1.21 crore

Mercedes-Benz India launches S-Class Connoisseur’s Edition at Rs 1.21 crore

Mercedes-Benz, launched the flagship luxury model, the S-Class‘ Connoisseur’s Edition’ for its discerning customers. This is the 4th launch for the year from the German luxury car manufacturer this year. Popularly referred to as the ‘best car in the world’ by the critics and patrons, the S-Class portfolio in India is a benchmark to be reckoned with. The flagship S-Class[Read More…]

by April 6, 2017 News, OEM
Apollo Tyres introduces three new products

Apollo Tyres introduces three new products

Apollo Tyres introduced Apollo Apterra HT2 for the growing 4×4 and SUV segment, where as the actiZip F2 & actiZip R3 tubeless tyres has been launched for the motorcycles. Developed jointly by the company’s Global R&D Centres in Chennai, India and Enschede, the Netherlands, these tyres were introduced in multiple cities across the country in the presence of leading business[Read More…]

by April 5, 2017 Corporate, News, OEM
Shell opens new state-of-the-art technology centre in Bangalore

Shell opens new state-of-the-art technology centre in Bangalore

Shell opened a new major technology hub in Bangalore – a 52 acre, custom built technology centre – that can house up to 1,500 experts, who would collaboratively work on worldwide innovative energy projects. The inauguration was conducted in the presence of Chief Guest Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Govt of India, along with His Excellency Alphonsus[Read More…]

by April 1, 2017 Corporate, Events, News, OEM
TII’s incubation cell launches India’s first online-only Bicycle brand

TII’s incubation cell launches India’s first online-only Bicycle brand

Tube Investments of India (TII), a part of the Murugappa Group, today launched India’s first exclusively-online bicycle brand, a new initiative of the company’s Corporate Strategy Group (CSG). Branded ‘Brooks’, the range offers city, off-road and kids bicycles and will be available for sale on the  e-store, BrooksBicycle.com. To begin with, nine models have been launched in the price range of[Read More…]

by April 1, 2017 Allied Industries, News, OEM
Indian auto industry would abide by the SC order: SIAM

Indian auto industry would abide by the SC order: SIAM

Reacting to the Supreme Court Orders banning the sale of BS III stocks of vehicles, Vinod K. Dasari, President, Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) said that industry would abide with the Orders passed by the Hon’ble Court. Auto Industry has been ready with BS4 manufacturing since 2010. However, the sale of BS4 vehicles was not possible, nationwide, due to lack of BS4[Read More…]

by March 29, 2017 Market Place, News, OEM
BMW Chennai plant completes 10 years of production excellence

BMW Chennai plant completes 10 years of production excellence

BMW Plant Chennai celebrated 10 years of production excellence in India. The BMW Plant Chennai started operations on 29 March 2007. Since then, the BMW Group has strengthened its commitment to the Indian market and has continuously increased the number of its locally produced car models. Up to eight car models can be locally produced on two assembly lines at BMW[Read More…]

by March 29, 2017 News, OEM
Volvo Buses rolls out next generation city bus with BMTC

Volvo Buses rolls out next generation city bus with BMTC

Volvo Buses India today announced the rollout of the Volvo 8400 City Bus featuring a ‘made-in-India’ 8-litre engine. The bus is the first step towards Volvo Buses fulfilling an order for 100 nos. of the next generation city bus placed by the Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC). Featuring a new 8-litre engine manufactured by the Volvo Group JV in Pithampur,[Read More…]

by March 28, 2017 News, OEM
Daimler and Anna University celebrate innovation with first “Mobile App Garage” hackathon

Daimler and Anna University celebrate innovation with first “Mobile App Garage” hackathon

Daimler and Anna University (AU) celebrated innovation with their first collaboration, the ‘Daimler AU Mobile App Garage’, organized by Anna University’s Centre for University-Industry Collaboration, Chennai, and supported by Daimler India Commercial Vehicles and Daimler Financial Services India. 500 students from over 20 colleges across India had made submissions on the topics of strategic digitalisation and mobility, of which the[Read More…]

by March 28, 2017 News, OEM