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TVS Motor to sell two-wheelers on Snapdeal

TVS Motor to sell two-wheelers on Snapdeal

TVS Motor Company has signed a partnership with Snapdeal to sell their motorcycles and scooters online. A total number of 9 TVS models will be available on Snapdeal. Customers will now be able to select model, colour and dealership of their choice on the Snapdeal Motors platform, which was launched in November 2015. Speaking about the partnership, Tony Navin, Senior[Read More…]

by March 16, 2016 News, OEM, Web Exclusive
Suzuki Two-Wheelers launches New Acess 125 at Rs 53,887

Suzuki Two-Wheelers launches New Acess 125 at Rs 53,887

Two-wheeler manufacturer Suzuki Motorcycle India Private Limited (SMIPL) launched the all new Acess 125 with SEP engine. According to the company, the outgoing model has been a successful product having sold more than 2 million units. The company has upgraded the model with the fresh design and new SEP engine technology carried from the latest technology developed by Suzuki from[Read More…]

by March 16, 2016 News, OEM, Web Exclusive
Giles Shrimpton appointed as new CEO of NNG

Giles Shrimpton appointed as new CEO of NNG

Automotive navigation software, content, and services provider NNG LLC has named Giles Shrimpton as CEO, effective March 1, 2016. Shrimpton brings with him a proven track record of success as a leader in the automotive industry. As NNG goes through a period of exponential growth, he will oversee development and expansion to ensure that the company maintains its role as[Read More…]

by March 10, 2016 News, Web Exclusive
Fiat Chrysler organises loyalty camp across India

Fiat Chrysler organises loyalty camp across India

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles India (FCA) will be organising a nationwide loyalty camp for all Fiat customers at its exclusive dealerships from March 9th – 12th. The four-day long event will mainly focus on loyal customers of Fiat. The loyalty camp will aim to reach out to a wide base of customers located across India. Features of Loyalty Camp: – 15%[Read More…]

by March 9, 2016 Corporate, News, OEM, Web Exclusive
Maruti Alto becomes the first car to touch 30 lakh sales mark in India

Maruti Alto becomes the first car to touch 30 lakh sales mark in India

Country’s largest selling car Alto has touched a historic milestone of 30 lakh sales milestone. The 30 lakh sales mark has been achieved in 15 years and 6 months, Alto is the first car to do so. Ever since the launch, Alto has been always customers favorite because of affordability, attractive design, performance and high fuel efficiency. Commenting on this[Read More…]

by March 2, 2016 News, OEM, Web Exclusive
Tata Motors joins RE100 to target 100% use of renewable power

Tata Motors joins RE100 to target 100% use of renewable power

Tata Motors has become the second Indian company to join RE100 – a global collaborative initiative of the world’s most influential companies committed to 100% renewable power, led by ‘The Climate Group’ in partnership with CDP. The move follows BMW Group joining RE100 in December last year. The company is targeting to use 100% renewable energ. Arvind Bodhankar, Chief Sustainability[Read More…]

by March 2, 2016 News, OEM, Web Exclusive
ACMA welcomes Union Budget 2016; shows concern over additional taxes levied on vehicles

ACMA welcomes Union Budget 2016; shows concern over additional taxes levied on vehicles

ACMA welcomed the measures given in the Union Budget providing the needed thrust to the economy and making it inclusive. The industry body expressed satisfaction on the focus on infrastructure development including roads and power, education, skilling, infrastructure development, ease of doing business and attracting investments. However, the area of concern for the industry is the reduction in the 200%[Read More…]

by March 1, 2016 News, Perspective, Web Exclusive

Swivel seat improves car safety for the disabled

Autoadapt, Swedish manufacturer of vehicle adaptation solutions, has introduced a new version of their Turny Evo, the first of 2 new swivel seats from Autoadapt to hit the market this year. The key feature of the Turny Evo, help both drivers and passengers to get seated with some major improvements in comfort, ease of use, installation and, most important, safety.[Read More…]

by October 2, 2015 Web Exclusive

Amtek Group acquires Volvo Car’s component plant in Sweden

Volvo Cars has announced that its component plant in Floby, Sweden will be sold to India’s Amtek Group. The Floby plant produces brake discs, wheel hubs and connecting rods for passenger cars and commercial vehicles. The Floby plant, located in Western Sweden, is a supplier to the global automotive industry with around 70 percent of its output sold to external[Read More…]

by October 2, 2015 Web Exclusive
Scania showcases ethanol-fueled Green Bus, premium Metrolink bus in Delhi

Scania showcases ethanol-fueled Green Bus, premium Metrolink bus in Delhi

Scania Commercial Vehicles India showcased its ethanol-run Green Bus along with 2 variants of the premium intercity Metrolink bus at the International Conference on Public Transport Innovation (ICEPT 2015) in Delhi. Anders Grundströmer, Managing Director, Scania India and Senior Vice-President, Scania Group, co-chaired the session, ‘Smart Vehicle Technologies & Alternate Fuels’ and also spoke in the session titled, ‘Sustainable Public[Read More…]

by August 14, 2015 News, OEM, Web Exclusive