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MB India appoints Vyankatesh Kulkarni as Executive Director and Head of Operations

MB India appoints Vyankatesh Kulkarni as Executive Director and Head of Operations

Mercedes-Benz has announced the appointment of Vyankatesh Kulkarni as the Executive Director and Head of Operations, India, effective June 1, 2022. Vyankatesh will be responsible for production and procurement-related functions of Mercedes-Benz India, including the company’s transformation journey into electrification, digitisation and technology-driven smart manufacturing prowess of the future.   Announcing this key leadership appointment, Martin Schwenk, Managing Director &[Read More…]

by May 30, 2022 Newscast
Suzuki Motor powers EV rush in India with Rs 10,440-crore investment

Suzuki Motor powers EV rush in India with Rs 10,440-crore investment

Suzuki Motor, parent of automaker Maruti Suzuki, announced that it would invest Rs 10,440 crore to build a new electric car and battery factory in India. Maruti Suzuki is expecting to roll out affordable EV models in both Japan and India as early as 2025. The Japanese automaker intends to invest around Rs 3,000 crore for the new plant to[Read More…]

by March 21, 2022 Newscast
New 800-Volt Integrated Electric Drive Module from BorgWarner

New 800-Volt Integrated Electric Drive Module from BorgWarner

 Press Release BorgWarner’s All-New 800-Volt Integrated Electric Drive Module Drives Leading Chinese NEV Brands Forward   BorgWarner has won a contract to supply its new integrated drive module (iDM) with an 800V silicon carbide (SiC) inverter and hairpin electric motor to a Chinese premium new energy vehicle (NEV) brand. The 800V iDM220 uses BorgWarner’s compact Viper power module, which is[Read More…]

by February 17, 2022 Uncategorized
New Generation Valeo LiDAR

New Generation Valeo LiDAR

The new generation Valeo LiDAR could hit the market in 2024. Deepti Thore brings out the latest advancements. Advanced Driving Assistance Systems (ADAS) are headed towards level 3 automation. Case-in-point, the third generation scanning Light Detection And Ranging (LiDAR) capability from Valeo. Set to hit the market in 2024, it made its debut at the recently held CES 2022 (Watch[Read More…]

by February 9, 2022 International
Continental transfers Head-Up display for cars to trams

Continental transfers Head-Up display for cars to trams

Continental has developed a head-up display (HUD) for trams. The display solution from the in-house development and production service provider Continental Engineering Services (CES) is aimed at making intra-urban traffic safer by ensuring that tram drivers can focus their full attention on what is happening on the road. This also enables a reduction in the number of emergency braking manoeuvres.[Read More…]

by February 8, 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
Continental introduces ShyTech displays

Continental introduces ShyTech displays

Continental has introduced the future of displays in four-wheelers namely Shytech displays. The display focuses on essential information and relaying it when needed instead of cluttering the screen with unnecessary information. Displays seem to be dominating the cockpit of four-wheelers as well as two-wheelers alike. Over the years, the length of displays along with functionality and intuitiveness has only increased.[Read More…]

by December 8, 2021 Mobilised, Newscast
Continental Tires as preferred partner in APAC markets for the Global Tires Program

Continental Tires as preferred partner in APAC markets for the Global Tires Program

Continental Tires continues to serve as the Preferred Partner of the Global Mercedes-Benz After-Sales Tires Program in the Asia-Pacific markets. The partnership extends within the APAC region, which started September 2020 in Japan, Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Republic of China (R.O.C., Taiwan), India, and starting September 2021 in Indonesia. The partnership involves intensive cooperation with the development of special marketing[Read More…]

by November 25, 2021 Newscast
Covestro to showcase DirectCoating technology at the Digital Expo 2021

Covestro to showcase DirectCoating technology at the Digital Expo 2021

Covestro is all set to showcase its DirectCoating technology during Digital Expo 2021 from September 14-16. The company has joined hands with a team of three industry partners: Votteler Lackfabrik GmbH & Co. KG, laser texture specialist Reichle Technology Center and Merck KGaA as a manufacturer of pearl effect pigments. The result is an effective concept for the production of interior parts with seamless, intelligent surfaces[Read More…]

by September 3, 2021 Newscast

Bosch CEO Denner “Electric cars are good, but connected electric cars are better”

Dr. Volkmar Denner: “Electrification will take combustion engines to new heights” Falling battery prices will halve costs by 2020 E-bike as model: Europe’s most successful electric vehicle is about enjoyment Powertrain electrification is picking up pace. The currently low oil price will not change that fact. This was the message underlined by Dr Volkmar Denner, chairman of the board of[Read More…]

by February 5, 2015 International, Web Exclusive