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Manasi Tata appointed as TKM director (Kirloskar Systems Limited)

Manasi Tata appointed as TKM director (Kirloskar Systems Limited)

Kirloskar Systems Limited has announced the appointment of Manasi Tata as a member of the Board of Directors at Toyota Kirloskar Motor Private Limited. Vikram Kirloskar, Chairman & Managing Director of Kirloskar Systems expressed that the appointment reflects the strong relationship and the continuance of the close bond between Toyota Group and the Kirloskar Systems Limited. The joint venture between[Read More…]

by July 14, 2021 News
Auto Technovation Summit 2021

Auto Technovation Summit 2021

At the NXP Auto Technovation Summit 2021, the need to shape up a robust ecosystem for electrical vehicles took centre stage. Team ACI brings to the fore, the key opportunities and challenges identified by stakeholders of the industry. NXP India concluded a successful edition of the ‘Auto Technovation Summit’ 2021. Organised under the aegis of the India Electronics and Semiconductor[Read More…]

by May 6, 2021 Events
Toyota Global Unification Strategy

Toyota Global Unification Strategy

Toyota Motor Corporation has secured investment in future technologies by globally unifying vehicular platforms and processes. Story by: Ashish Bhatia and Deepti Thore Toyota Motor Corporation is not new to building vehicles on common platforms with common parts. Pursuing a global unification strategy to consolidate vehicular platforms and processes, it largely revolves on the principle of securing investment for future[Read More…]

by June 15, 2020 Cover Story

Toyota to trial new SiC power semiconductor technology

Using a “Camry” hybrid prototype and a fuel cell bus, Toyota Motor Corporation will bring a brand new technology to the streets of Japan for testing this year. The tests will evaluate the performance of silicon carbide (SiC) power semiconductors, which could lead to significant efficiency improvements in hybrids and other vehicles with electric powertrains. Technology Power semiconductors are found[Read More…]

by January 30, 2015 Globescan, OEM, Web Exclusive

Air Liquide completes the construction of the first public-use hydrogen filling stations in Nagoya and Toyota

Air Liquide held a ceremony to celebrate the completion of two hydrogen filling stations in the cities of Nagoya and Toyota, located in the Aichi Prefecture of Japan. These two hydrogen filling stations are the first public-use hydrogen filling stations for Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles in the central Nagoya area and in Toyota City, respectively. They will make it possible to fill Fuel[Read More…]

by January 26, 2015 Uncategorized

Toyota to increase ‘Mirai’ production

Toyota Motor Corporation has recently announced that it will increase production of the “Mirai” fuel cell sedan, which launched in Japan on December 15, 2014. The new plan calls for production to increase from the 2015 level of 700 units to approximately 2,000 units in 2016 and approximately 3,000 units in 2017. Considering the approximately 1,500 orders received in the[Read More…]

by January 26, 2015 News, OEM, Web Exclusive

GKN Driveline opens new customer support office at Toyota City

GKN Driveline has opened a new customer support office in Toyota City, in the Aichi Prefecture of Japan. The new office, which will house commercial, engineering and quality staff, has both work and meeting spaces to encourage better relationships with key customers. The new location adds to its two manufacturing sites in Japan; one test centre with a proving ground and[Read More…]

by August 8, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Toyota starts CVT production in China

Toyota starts CVT production in China

Toyota Motor Corporation’s (TMC’s) vehicle powertrain production subsidiary in Changshu, China, Toyota Motor (Changshu) Auto Parts Co., Ltd. (TMCAP), held a ceremony here today to officially mark the start of localized production of continuously variable transmissions (CVTs), which is a first for Toyota outside Japan. Production of transaxles for hybrid vehicles―also a first for Toyota outside Japan―is scheduled to begin[Read More…]

by August 3, 2014 Events, Globescan, News, Web Exclusive
Energy Saving: Proactive or Reactive?

Energy Saving: Proactive or Reactive?

T Murrali With rising competition coupled with ever increasing operating cost the challenge for any component manufacturer to stay afloat is to contain the cost of manufacturing. This is gaining significance since these issues directly hit the bottom line and may even pave the way for organisations to exit the business. However, options to contain variable costs are falling due[Read More…]

by July 28, 2014 Cover Story
Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts honours SKF India for on-time delivery and quality

Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts honours SKF India for on-time delivery and quality

SKF India today received a certificate of appreciation from Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts (TKAP) for on-time delivery and quality, during their annual supplier meet. The certificate was awarded to Anil Jaiswal, Sales Head, Powertrain & Electrical Business, SKF India by Yuji Hiraoka, Managing Director, TKAP. This certificate recognises SKF India for meeting stringent quality standards and to achieve zero ppm[Read More…]