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MINI JCW Pro Edition introduced in India

MINI JCW Pro Edition introduced in India

The MINI JCW Pro Edition was introduced in India on 29 September and only 20 units will be available for booking exclusively on Amazon India.  The MINI JCW Pro Edition is available at an ex-showroom price of INR 43, 90, 000.  The MINI JCW Pro Edition will be available as a Completely- Built up Unit (CBU) in India.

Suzuki launches ECSTAR in India

 Suzuki Motor Corporation, Japan, today announced the foray of ECSTAR – a high-performance engine oil and chemical brand developed by Suzuki, into the Indian-market here today. Speaking at the launch, Mr Satoshi Uchida, Managing Director, SMIPL said, “It is our constant effort to offer customers innovative and evolved products that allow them to derive superior experiences from

MG Motor inaugurates its first manufacturing facility in India

UK-based automotive marquee MG Motor today announced the inauguration of its first-ever manufacturing facility in India, through a minimum initial investment of Rs 2,000 crore. With an initial capacity of 80,000 units per annum in the first phase, MG Motor India will roll-out its first product from the plant in 2019. The state-of-the-art facility, spread

Daimler Trucks Tests Platooning On US Highways

As the first commercial vehicle manufacturer in the US, Daimler is testing connected trucks in so called platooning operations on public roads in the US. This was announced during the North American Commercial Vehicle Show (Sept 24th – Sept 28th) in Atlanta. In truck platooning connectivity and automated driving improve safety within the vehicle convoys, support

SIAM To Take On Global Challenges

The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), an industry body representing India’s automobile sector, held its 57th Annual Convention today titled “Building the Nation, Responsibly” where speakers highlighted new challenges evolving globally concerning innovations, reduce dependence on single technology and focus on R&D for sustainable development of automobile sector. Speaking at SIAM’s Annual Convention, Union

Rane Group Enters Telematics Segment

Rane Holdings Limited, the holding Company of Rane group, announced that the board has approved the acquisition of 70% shareholding in Bengaluru-based Telematics4U Services Private Ltd (T4U). Founded in 2009, T4U offers customized analytics-rich end-to-end telematics solutions for various transportation and asset tracking requirements in India and other countries across South Asia, Middle East and

Motorcycle Enthusiast, Kedarnath GM Embarks On A World Tour On Royal Enfield Himalayan

An avid rider, trekker, filmmaker and author of “Dream To Ride Around The World”, Kedarnath GM embarks upon another world tour today to fulfil his passion for motorcycling on a Royal Enfield Himalayan. His four year long journey was flagged off by Mr. Shaji Koshy, Head Business Market – India+, Royal Enfield from the company’s

PRAWAAS 2017- India International Bus and Car Travel Goes Live

PRAWAAS 2017- India International Bus and Car Travel was inaugurated this evenig by Nitin Gadkari,  Minister for Transport, Highways and Shipping, Government of India. The show,  with a theme “Towards Safe, Smart and Sustainable Transport” will be held at the CIDCO Exhibition Centre, Vashi, Navi Mumbai, till 30th July 2017. Organized by the Bus Operators Confederation of

Bosch India develops smart air monitoring solution for the 21st century

Bosch India launched its locally developed air quality monitoring system in New Delhi at its flagship event,Future Connected: Bosch for a Smarter India. This is the first system in the market which is fraction of the size compared to other locally available products. “Bosch provides a smart air monitoring solution for the 21st century,” commented

BMW India Launches All New 5 Series

The all-new BMW 5 Series was launched in India today. Seventh generation of the premium sedan was unveiled by the legendary sportsman, Mr. Sachin Tendulkar. Locally produced at the BMW Plant Chennai, the all-new BMW 5 Series will be available in diesel and petrol variants at all BMW dealerships across India from 1 July 2017 onwards. Vikram Pawah,