Articles by: Prateek Pardeshi

Vinod Aggarwal crowned as the new President of SIAM

Vinod Aggarwal crowned as the new President of SIAM

The Executive Committee of the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), the apex body of the Indian automotive industry, today elected Vinod Aggarwal, MD & CEO, Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicles Ltd (VECV) as its new President for 2022-23. Vinod Aggarwal, who was the Vice President of SIAM succeeds Kenichi Ayukawa, Executive Vice Chairman & Whole Time Director, Maruti Suzuki India[Read More…]

by September 16, 2022 Newscast
New multi-purpose lubricant spray – Nippon Paint

New multi-purpose lubricant spray – Nippon Paint

After making its presence felt in the paint sector, Nippon Paint (India) Private Limited (Decorative Division) unveiled its first multipurpose lubricant product- RP7. Showcased at the recently concluded Tamil Nadu Cycling League, RP7 will initially be sold in Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. The multipurpose lubricant is Nippon Paint’s first entrant in a market that is currently valued at Rs 3,250[Read More…]

by September 15, 2022 Newscast
EV will cause a 60% decline in the forging and components industry over the next few years

EV will cause a 60% decline in the forging and components industry over the next few years

The increase in steel, aluminium, and nickel prices have hammered the Forging Industry in India High fuel prices are still impacting customers and affecting purchase decisions EVs could have disruptive implications on the forging and auto component industry The high raw material prices continue to be a challenge The Association of Indian Forging Industry (AIFI) has witnessed a challenging time[Read More…]

by August 12, 2022 Newscast
CEAT introduces the EnergyRide EV, two-wheeler EV tyres

CEAT introduces the EnergyRide EV, two-wheeler EV tyres

Press Release CEAT Ltd., a  leading tyre manufacturer in India launched EnergyRide EV, India’s first EV range of tyres specially designed for electric two-wheelers. The characteristics and performance of the internal combustion engine-powered scooters and electric scooters are vastly different, hence there is a need for a different set of tyres for EV scooters. EnergyRide EV is designed to maximize[Read More…]

by August 3, 2022 Newscast
Partnership Between Qualcomm Technologies and Mahindra & Mahindra

Partnership Between Qualcomm Technologies and Mahindra & Mahindra

Qualcomm Technologies and Mahindra Collaborate to Provide Immersive In-Vehicle Experience The Scorpio-N leverages Visteon’s SmartCore Cockpit Domain Controller based on the 3rd Generation Snapdragon Cockpit Platforms to offer the latest technology advancements for comfortable, safe and intelligent driving experiences. Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. today announced work with Visteon Corporation to bring world-class, transformative in-vehicle experiences to the all-new Scorpio-N, utilizing[Read More…]

by July 26, 2022 Newscast
First-of-its-kind virtual showroom – Birla Carbon

First-of-its-kind virtual showroom – Birla Carbon

A first-of-its-kind virtual showroom for carbon black has been launched by Birla Carbon, one of the top producers and suppliers of high-quality carbon black solutions. It offers a Virtual Reality experience and highlights the benefits and variety of uses of carbon black through the perspective of a Virtual Car. It can be accessed here, https://www.digitalshowroom.birlacarbon.com This industry first, virtual reality[Read More…]

by July 26, 2022 Newscast
ZF Supervisory Board appoints new Chairman and CEO of ZF Friedrichshafen AG

ZF Supervisory Board appoints new Chairman and CEO of ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Friedrichshafen, Germany: Dr. Holger Klein, Member of the Board of Management responsible for the Asia-Pacific region, Car Chassis Technology Division, Aftermarket and Production, succeeds Wolf-Henning Scheider as Chairman and CEO of ZF Friedrichshafen AG at the turn of the year 2022/2023. At the same time, Dr. Peter Laier will join the Board of Management to lead the Commercial Vehicle Solutions[Read More…]

by July 13, 2022 Newscast, Press Release
Freudenberg to augment capacity

Freudenberg to augment capacity

With 90 per cent of its orderbook reserved for automotive, Freudenberg Filtration Technologies India is aligning with the demand. Manufacturing an estimated 7,00,000 filters from the Sanaswadi Village plant, in Pune, of which 90 per cent is allocated to the automotive segment, the company expects demand to rise by ~50 per cent (~11,00,000). To cater to this projected demand by[Read More…]

by July 13, 2022 Newscast
FEV India Establishes New Offices in Pune, India

FEV India Establishes New Offices in Pune, India

FEV India has opened two new branches in Pune, Maharashtra. The Vehicle Development Center brings together all of FEV’s development expertise in this field under one roof. The establishment of the Smart Mobility Center follows the launch of the company’s new FEV.io global software brand, which focuses on intelligent and electrified mobility. “We have a clear vision of supporting our[Read More…]

by July 11, 2022 Newscast
Okinawa Autotech announces opening of its mega factory

Okinawa Autotech announces opening of its mega factory

The electric two-wheeler manufacturer Okinawa Autotech has announced the opening of its massive factory in Karoli, Rajasthan. It will be a comprehensive unit and the first attempt of its kind made by an electric two-wheeler company in the nation. Modern production facilities will be available at the mega factory, which is an important step in developing the nation’s integrated EV[Read More…]

by June 22, 2022 Newscast