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Automechanika Shanghai 2017 is a huge hit

Automechanika Shanghai 2017 is a huge hit

The 2017 edition of Automechanika Shanghai, Asia’s largest trade fair for the automotive parts, accessories and service industries, has seen a whopping 130,928 visitors from 142 countries and regions, up by 9% from the last edition. As many as 6,051 exhibitors from 40 countries were in attendance for the 13th edition of the event, which

Mahindra First Choice Wheels launches Konnect First to turn cars ‘smart’

Multi-brand used car company Mahindra First Choice Wheels Limited (MFCWL) has launched Konnect First, a connected car device designed to upgrade the car into a Smart Car, developed by Wipro Limited. Konnect First will be available at more than 1500 MFCWL franchise outlets across 700 cities in India. Konnect First enables the car owner to

Lucas Indian Service strengthens regional presence in India

Aftermarket solutions and service provider Lucas Indian Service (LIS) has moved into larger and regional office at Okhla, New Delhi, India. S Muralidharan, President inaugurated the new office and more than 50 dealers we present at the ceremony. The new office will accommodate the growth of its regional business, providing a stronger local presence in

Arabian Petroleum launches new lubricants-Probuz and Reverto

Arabian Petroleum Limited (APL), in technical collaboration with XADO India Lubricants ,has launched revolutionary lubricants-Probuz and Reverto- for automotive market. Oleksii Sereda from XADO Chemical Group, Ukraine has unveiled the lubricants at a function held recently in Mumbai, India. During the launch, Manan Mehta, Director, Arabian Petroleum said that in just 16 months of its

Tips for Car care

In case of Heavy rainfall avoid parking your vehicles under trees, electric poles and driving into water logged areas. Do not start the engine if water has entered into the car. Regularly check and Maintain recommended air pressure in tyres. If vehicle is standing in direct sunlight, keep window glasses down and blower at maximum

Automechanika Frankfurt To Celebrate 25th Anniversary Next Year

Automechanika Frankfurt, the leading international trade fair for the automotive aftermarket, will celebrate its 25th anniversary in 2018. The event will take place from September 11 to 15, 2018. The trade fair organiser will be issuing a special publication for the 25th anniversary of Automechanika Frankfurt showcasing the history of the event from the time

Denso’s latest innovations to reduce emission

Denso’s Common Rail Injection diesel system and Glow Plug technologies help diesel cars can meet the strict exhaust gas regulations of the 21st century whilst improving engine performance for drivers. Ceramic Glow Plugs – contain a ceramic heating element which holds a high post heating temperature for longer, contributing to lowered engine emissions. Common Rail

Liqui Moly develops new Pro-Line diesel filter additive

The German oil and additive specialist Liqui Moly, has developed Pro-Line diesel filter additive that should be a part of every professional filter change. The new product is filled into the diesel filter. “There the additive is concentrated and immediately cleans the injection system and the nozzles,” explains David Kaiser, Head, Research & Development, Liqui

‘Automotive parts re-manufacturing mkt to touch USD 58.8 billion by 2025’

Automotive parts re-manufacturing market, valued at USD 33.16 billion in 2016, is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 6.6 per cent from 2017 to 2025, revealed the research report by Credence Research. Remanufacturing of automotive components is a form of the recovery process to remanufacture a machine part or component that would match the