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Fiat Chrysler joins BMW, Intel and Mobileye to develop autonomous driving platform

Fiat Chrysler joins BMW, Intel and Mobileye to develop autonomous driving platform

BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye have jointly signed a memorandum of understanding with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) to be the first automaker to join them in developing a world leading, state-of-the-art autonomous driving platform for global deployment. They together would leverage each other’s individual strengths, capabilities and resources to enhance the platform’s technology, increase development

Scania goes green in Goa; launches India’s first Euro 6 bio gas bus

Scania India Private Limited has launched India’s first Euro 6 biogas bus and two ethanol buses in association with Kadamba Transport Corporation, Goa. With this launch, Goa becomes the second city in India after Nagpur to introduce ethanol powered buses on its roads. The introduction of Scania’s green buses will go a long way to

Nissan India launches NissanConnect for enhanced driving experience

Nissan India has launched NissanConnect, an integrated information and communication platform that connects with the customer’s smartphone to provide enhanced driving experience. Nissan Connect transforms the car into a more responsive partner, providing security and convenience. NissanConnect, developed specifically for the Indian market, also enables the customer to be connected to his or her family

Rivigo to buy 500 Ashok Leyland iEGR trucks for INR 1200 million

Ashok Leyland has bagged an order worth over INR 1200 million from logistics company Rivigo. It will buy 500 fully-built vehicles, driven by the innovative iEGR (Intelligent Exhaust Gas Recirculation) technology, which was developed indigenously by Ashok Leyland. Developed to achieve the BS-IV emission norms, iEGR technology was launched in April 2017 for engines up

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

India becomes No. 1 production hub for Honda two-wheelers

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India has inaugurated the fourth assembly line at its Narsapura plant in Karnataka, India. With this expansion of 0.6 million units, Honda Two Wheelers India’s combined annual production capacity from all four plants- Manesar, Tapukara, Narsapura and Vithalapur-becomes 6.4 million units annually – making India the No. 1 production hub for

MG Group bags order for 250 buses for MSRTC

India’s largest privately owned Bus Building Company, MG Group has handed over the first ‘Shivshahi’ bus to Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) during Prawaas 2017 in Navi Mumbai. In total MG Group has bagged an order for the delivery of 250 buses. Under this association, MG Group was responsible for exclusive conceptualisation and further

MAN Trucks bags Environment Award from Madhya Pradesh govt

MAN Trucks India, a fully-owned subsidiary of MAN Truck and Bus AG, Germany, was conferred the Environment Award for its facility in Pithampur, near Indore by the Government of Madhya Pradesh. Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan presented the award to Shrikant Pandit, Head of MAN Trucks’ plant in Pithampur at a function organised

Daimler starts production of FUSO eCanter electric truck in Europe

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC) recently celebrated the start of production of the world’s first all-electric light-duty truck, the Fuso eCanter. Fuso is a brand of Daimler Trucks Asia. The event was held at the production plant in Tramagal, Portugal, where all eCanter for the European and the US markets will be produced