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BASF leather chemicals business to become part of Stahl Group

BASF and Stahl have signed an agreement on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 to combine BASF’s leather chemicals business with Stahl Group. The transaction is subject to approval by the relevant authorities and the closing is expected to take place in the fourth quarter of 2017. Under the terms of the agreement, BASF will receive a 16% minority stake in the[Read More…]

by March 28, 2017 News, Web Exclusive
TVS Srichakra showcases TVS Eurogrip range at CONEXPO 2017

TVS Srichakra showcases TVS Eurogrip range at CONEXPO 2017

TVS SRICHAKRA, one of India’s largest manufacturers & exporters of Two & Three wheeler tyres and Off-Highway Tyres showcased their TVS EUROGRIP product range at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017. Includes Off-Highway Tyres for construction, industrial and agriculture use including farm implements. As one of the top construction industry trade shows, CONEXPO-CON/AGG is expected to attract over 2,500 exhibitors and 1, 00,000 professional[Read More…]

by March 22, 2017 News, Web Exclusive

WABCO’s sales growth in 2016 outperforms global CV market

WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), a leading global supplier of technologies and services that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, reported Q4 and full year 2016 results. “In Q4 2016, we continued to increase market penetration in key regions, such as China, the world’s largest market for commercial vehicles, where in particular we augmented adoption of WABCO[Read More…]

by February 18, 2017 Finance, Globescan, News, Web Exclusive

Continental and Inmarsat Cooperate for Holistic Vehicle Connectivity

Step by step the vehicle is becoming part of the Internet of Everything, interfacing with an ever expanding spectrum of vehicle manufacturer and commercial services while continuously increasing owner value with every passing year. As a consequence the software in modern vehicles has grown to millions of lines of ever-evolving code. Keeping this highly complex system of software, mechatronics and[Read More…]

by January 7, 2017 Corporate, Globescan, News, Web Exclusive

Mahindra First Choice Wheels launchesTrueTimeBids

eDiig (www.ediig.com), India’s leading online vehicle auction platform and a division of Mahindra First Choice Wheels Ltd. (MFCWL), announced the launch of True Time Bids (www.truetimebids.com), a live online-offline auction platform allowing buyers to participate in traditional ‘on the ground’ used-car auctions via the internet in real-time. The platform, the first such initiative in India, will significantly improve efficiency of[Read More…]

by October 26, 2016 News, OEM, Web Exclusive

Proposed vehicle modernisation program along with ban on old diesel vehicles would support new vehicle sales: ICRA

With major cities in India struggling with severe air-quality problems, steps are being initiated to curb rising vehicular pollutants. The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has recently directed Delhi’s Regional Transport Office to de-register all diesel vehicles older than 15 years and gradually phase-out vehicles over 10 years in the Delhi-NCR region. In addition, the Government of India has also started[Read More…]

by July 29, 2016 News, OEM, Viewpoint, Web Exclusive
Shriram Automall inaugurated its 60th Automall facility in Dhanbad

Shriram Automall inaugurated its 60th Automall facility in Dhanbad

Shriram Automall India Limited (SAMIL), India’s OneStop Destination for exchange of Pre-owned Vehicles & Equipment, today inaugurated its 60th Automall facility in Dhanbad (East India). The company has achieved the benchmark figure of 60 well structured Automalls across the country in a span of just 5 years. The Automall is the 7th facility in the East Zone and is in[Read More…]

by July 25, 2016 News, OEM, Web Exclusive
Nissan partners with MyTVS to strengthen service reach

Nissan partners with MyTVS to strengthen service reach

Nissan strengthened its service network for its customers in India by joining hands with MyTVS, a brand owned by TVS Automobile Solutions Private Limited (TVS ASPL), one of India’s largest car service networks. Together with MyTVS, Nissan will soon have 8 Nissan Authorised Service Points (NASP) in Tamil Nadu, in addition to its own dealer network of 23 outlets, to improve customer[Read More…]

by June 30, 2016 News, OEM, Web Exclusive

Continental Focuses on Sustainable Mobility

Major challenges for society were the main issues at this year’s Annual Shareholders’ Meeting of the international technology company Continental. “The concept of mobility is currently being redefined. It is expected to be even safer, even cleaner, and – above all – fully connected. And all at a price that everyone can afford. All of this requires more efficient, more[Read More…]

by April 29, 2016 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
EXCLUSIVE: JK TYRE to enter Two-Wheeler Tyre Market

EXCLUSIVE: JK TYRE to enter Two-Wheeler Tyre Market

JK Tyre, a leading manufacturer of truck and bus radial (TBR) and passenger car tyres, will be foraying into two-wheeler market by launching 3-4 news products in both scooter and motorcycle segment. It will begin production of these tyres in the first quarter of the current financial year. The company plans to produce two-wheeler tyres in-house at the recently acquired[Read More…]

by April 18, 2016 Corporate, News, Web Exclusive