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LML forms strategic alliance with former Harley Davidson Manufacturing Facility in India

LML forms strategic alliance with former Harley Davidson Manufacturing Facility in India

LML Electric is laying the groundwork for a long-term future in the EV business in India and around the world. The company announced a strategic partnership with Saera Electric Auto, one of the auto two-wheeler producers formerly manufacturing for Harley Davidson. Saera’s facility strategically located in the auto hub of Bawal in Haryana is now set to produce the most[Read More…]

by January 21, 2022 Newscast, Press Release
Continental Tyres appoints new Managing Director

Continental Tyres appoints new Managing Director

Continental Tires has appointed Samir Gupta, who has over three decades of experience in varied industries, as the new Managing Director, India. Samir will also continue as the Head of Central Asia Region (India, Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia) Passenger & Light Truck Tires Replacement Business (PLT RE), which he has been leading for the past three years.  Samir has an[Read More…]

by January 21, 2022 Newscast, Press Release
Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts (TKAP) announces leadership change

Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts (TKAP) announces leadership change

Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts Pvt Ltd (TKAP) announced the proposed appointment of K N Prasad as Managing Director. Currently serving as Senior Vice President, Prasad will take charge from K G Mohan Kumar after his appointment by the Board of Directors in their meeting to be held in January 2022. Prasad will be responsible for strategic direction of TKAP’s operations[Read More…]

by January 12, 2022 Newscast
Aerotech introduces compact hexapod for precise 6-DOF motion

Aerotech introduces compact hexapod for precise 6-DOF motion

 Aerotech Inc. has released the HEX150-140HL, a miniature hexapod six-degree-of-freedom (DOF) positioning system that provides precise translation in the X, Y, and Z directions and rotation around each of these axes. The HEX150-140HL claims to deliver significantly better minimal incremental motion and more linear travel than its competitors – all within a compact yet stiff platform. “This hexapod’s combination of small[Read More…]

by January 12, 2022 Newscast
Rural Talent at Toyota Kirloskar Motor shines in India skills 2021 Competition

Rural Talent at Toyota Kirloskar Motor shines in India skills 2021 Competition

National Skills Development Corporation (NSDC) and Automotive Skills Development Council (ASDC) hosted the 2021 edition of India Skills 2021 Competition in Mechatronics and Prototype Modelling Skills at the premises of Toyota Kirloskar Motor in Bidadi. Akhilesh Babu and Karthik Gowda in Mechatronics and Likith Kumar in Prototype Modelling Skills from TKM representing Karnataka have bagged first place in the competition. These[Read More…]

by January 12, 2022 Newscast
Visteon and Steradian announce ADAS-focused joint development agreement

Visteon and Steradian announce ADAS-focused joint development agreement

Visteon Corporation (Nasdaq: VC) and Steradian Semiconductors Pvt. Ltd., an India-based high-tech imaging radar specialist, will collaborate on efforts that will produce enhanced Advance Driver-Assistance Systems (ADAS) for the global automotive market. As part of a joint development agreement, Steradian will provide Visteon with access to its advanced 4D image radar sensor hardware and perception software technology. Imaging radars are[Read More…]

by January 12, 2022 Newscast

BorgWarner completes investment in Qnovo Inc.

BorgWarner announced its investment in Qnovo, Inc., a privately held, Silicon Valley-based software and controls company. BorgWarner is the lead investor for Qnovo’s multi-million-dollar Series-C capital raise. With Qnovo’s focus on battery health measurement and fast charging, the investment deepens BorgWarner’s capacity to further its battery solutions portfolio by partnering with Qnovo. The intelligent software offers multiple benefits, including predictive[Read More…]

by January 12, 2022 Newscast
Actor Venkatesh Daggubati partners with BikeWo as strategic investor and brand ambassador

Actor Venkatesh Daggubati partners with BikeWo as strategic investor and brand ambassador

Hyderabad based BikeWo, an EV two-wheeler smart hub network in India, has announced a partnership with Tollywood actor Venkatesh Daggubati, as a part of the collaboration, Venkatesh Daggubati has now become a strategic investor in the company with an undisclosed amount of investment, and has also been appointed as BikeWo’s lead brand ambassador. Following this association, BikeWo will be looking[Read More…]

by January 10, 2022 Newscast
Goodyear extends airless tire technology to autonomous starship robots

Goodyear extends airless tire technology to autonomous starship robots

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company announced it has developed and is testing a custom-engineered non-pneumatic (airless) tire (NPT) to support Starship delivery robots. Starship Technologies, a Goodyear Ventures portfolio company, builds and operates a network of over 1,000 last-mile autonomous robots that carry and deliver packages, groceries and food directly to customers. To address Starship’s request related to tire[Read More…]

by January 6, 2022 Newscast
Marelli announces CEO succession plans

Marelli announces CEO succession plans

Marelli announced that following almost four years with the Company, Beda Bolzenius will stand down as CEO and President and he will be succeeded by David Slump, a 30-year industry veteran. These changes will be effective immediately. Dinesh Paliwal, Partner at KKR and Executive Chairman, Marelli, said, “I want to thank Beda for his dedication and his commitment to Marelli[Read More…]

by January 6, 2022 Newscast