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Apprentices from Volkswagen Academy India build a fire-fighting car for the Pune Plant

Apprentices from Volkswagen Academy India build a fire-fighting car for the Pune Plant

Apprentices undergoing a three-year Dual Apprenticeship course at the Volkswagen Academy India have built a fire-fighting car for the Safety Department of Volkswagen Pune Plant as their final year project. This helped the students gain hands-on experience with various activities involved in building a car. Volkswagen Academy India had started its three-year Dual Apprenticeship Programme at Pune Plant in 2011.[Read More…]

by May 13, 2014 News, OEM, Web Exclusive
Nissan India inaugurates new parts distribution centre in Chennai

Nissan India inaugurates new parts distribution centre in Chennai

In order to increase delivery efficiency, Nissan Motor India on 6 May inaugurated its new after-sales Parts Distribution Centre (PDI) in Chennai. The new PDC will help optimise Nissan’s supply-chain management process in India by ensuring a more efficient delivery of spare parts to its authorised workshops across the country. This is expected to facilitate quicker service offered to the[Read More…]

by May 7, 2014 News, OEM, Web Exclusive
TVS launches StaR City+

TVS launches StaR City+

In a bid to gain market share in the commuter bike segment, TVS Motor Company today launched its all-new motorcycle StaR City+. Currently the company is offering StaR City Sport in the entry level and hold 6% market share in the commuter segment. The new 110 cc motorcycle, which is priced at Rs 44,000 (ex-showroom New Delhi) is loaded with[Read More…]

by May 5, 2014 News, OEM, Web Exclusive
GM India launches first anniversary editon of Chevrolet Enjoy

GM India launches first anniversary editon of Chevrolet Enjoy

General Motors India today celebrated the first anniversary of the arrival of Chevrolet Enjoy MPV with the launch of the 1st anniversary edition. Launching the anniversary edition, GM India President and Managing Director Arvind Saxena said “Chevrolet Enjoy has completed a very successful ‘Year of Enjoyment’ on Indian roads It has given our customers a spacious multi-purpose vehicle and a[Read More…]

by May 5, 2014 News, OEM, Web Exclusive
BMW India announces the opening of Sanghi Classic in Udaipur

BMW India announces the opening of Sanghi Classic in Udaipur

BMW India announced the opening of Sanghi Classic, its new dealership in the lake city of Rajasthan, Udaipur. Sanghi Classic brings to Udaipur the BMW standards of sales and service and the same international experience as any BMW dealership worldwide. Located at E-95 Madri Industrial Area, Ahmadabad Bypass, the dealership is the 38th showroom of BMW in India. The showroom[Read More…]

by May 1, 2014 Events, News, OEM, Web Exclusive
Scania Metrolink buses delivered to Aeon Connect in Kerala

Scania Metrolink buses delivered to Aeon Connect in Kerala

Scania Commercial Vehicles India (SCVI) today delivered the first Scania Metrolink Coaches in Kerala to Aeon Connect Travels. Sivakumar V, Sales Director, SCVI, Staffan Arvas, Strategist, Brand & Marketing Communications, Scania CV AB and Agy George from Aeon Connect Travels were part of the occasion. These buses will connect travelers from Ernakulam to Hyderabad. Expressing happiness over the delivery of[Read More…]

by April 30, 2014 News, OEM, Web Exclusive
Mercedes-Benz Buses completes its range of chassis in Euro VI

Mercedes-Benz Buses completes its range of chassis in Euro VI

Mercedes-Benz Buses is completing its range of chassis in Euro VI with the three-axle OC 500 RF chassis for inter-city buses and touring coaches. For special applications, to comply with country-specific regulations and to cater for individual interior design requirements, custom-made bodies locally mounted on bus chassis are required in many European countries and on the world market. As early as October[Read More…]

by April 29, 2014 Globescan, News, OEM, Web Exclusive
TVS Motor revenue grows 11% to Rs 7962 crore in FY 2013-14

TVS Motor revenue grows 11% to Rs 7962 crore in FY 2013-14

New launches and upgrades introduced by TVS Motor Company across the scooter and motorcycle segments helped the company to register increase in sales, aiding significant bottom line growth. The company today announced results for the financial year 2013-14. During the year, the company strengthened its presence in the scooter segment introducing TVS Jupiter, styled to enthuse the male customer. TVS[Read More…]

by April 29, 2014 Finance, News, OEM, Web Exclusive
Ford India Launches 2014 Ford Endeavour

Ford India Launches 2014 Ford Endeavour

 Ford India today introduced the 2014 Ford Endeavour, the latest edition of its true-blue, all-terrain SUV, featuring dynamic new styling and adrenaline pumping features. The new vehicle was launched today in Chandigarh by Nigel Harris, President Ford India. The new SUV, built to empower customers with unmatched road presence and proven off-roading capabilities, will sport a fresh new look, with[Read More…]

by April 29, 2014 News, OEM, Web Exclusive
TAFE Chairman & CEO – Mallika Srinivasan conferred Padma Shri award

TAFE Chairman & CEO – Mallika Srinivasan conferred Padma Shri award

Ms Mallika Srinivasan, Chairman & CEO of TAFE Group was conferred the Padma Shri by the Government of India for her contribution to Trade & Industry. She received the award from Hon’ble President Pranab Mukherjee at a glittering function held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on 26 April 2014. Srinivasan is a gold-medalist in Econometrics from the University of Madras, Mallika[Read More…]

by April 28, 2014 News, OEM, Short Takes, Web Exclusive