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Artificial Intelligence Holds Key To Autonomous Driving

Artificial Intelligence Holds Key To Autonomous Driving

By Sachin Lawande :  Once considered a fantasy, self-driving cars are moving closer to reality. Thanks to technology advancements, the question no longer is whether autonomous vehicles will one day be commonplace on roads, but rather when. As the buzz about autonomous cars grows louder, some are asking, “why do we need autonomous vehicles?” and

The Riddles Of New Mobility And Digitalisation

By T Murrali The next big disruptive event in the automotive world will be the arrival of self-driving or the autonomous vehicle. This new mobility has been driving to reality throwing up a host of unanswered and unanswerable questions like ‘Who wants autonomous vehicles? `Why should we have them?’   Look at a London street

Annual PV Sales In India Exceed Three Million

Passenger vehicle sales in India crossed the three million mark for the first time in 2016-17. According to the data released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) 3,046,727 units of passenger vehicles (PV) were sold in fiscal 2016-17 compared to 2,789,208 units sold in the previous fiscal, registering a year-on-year (YoY) growth of

Ashok Leyland Throws Down The Gauntlet With iEGR To Comply With BS-IV

Ashok Leyland Limited, the flagship of the Hinduja Group, and the second largest commercial vehicle manufacturer in India, showcased the full range of its future ready products, based on intelligent Exhaust Gas Recirculation (iEGR) technology for BS-IV engines, and industry-leading services at its annual Global Conference 2017 in Chennai. The company also made public details

Autonomy Awakens AASA To New Roles

By APA Bureau The Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), which represents the North American Aftermarket supplier industry, is recognised as one of the most prominent trade organizations in the US. It helps its members, the aftermarket suppliers, to be more profitable, innovative and competitive on a global scale. AASA, equipped to help aftermarket suppliers drive

Marginal Rise In Automotive Sales In February 2017

By APA Bureau Automotive sales in India grew 0.94 percent in February 2017 to 17, 19,699 units from 17,03,736 units in the same month a year ago, according to the latest report by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM). Buoyed by new launches, especially in the utility vehicle segment, such as Maruti Suzuki’s Vitara

MCVE 2017 Opens Doors

By Stefan Pertz With a stellar line-up of exhibitors and a well-rounded fringe programme, Malaysia Commercial Vehicle Exhibition 2017(MCVE 2017) is set to be true to be the largest commercial vehicle exhibition in South-East Asia. The main attraction of the event, during May 18-20, 2017, will be the exhibitors who will showcase their latest technology

Magna Receives Most Innovative Automotive Supplier Award

For the second time in three years, Magna has won an AutomotiveINNOVATIONS Award from the Center of Automotive Management (CAM) and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Germany. Magna was recognized as the Most Innovative Automotive Supplier in the chassis, car body and exterior category for its new process of welding steel and aluminum together. With Magna’s new welding

Elofic Enriches Automotive Filtration With New Products

  Elofic Industries Limited, one of India’s leading automotive filter manufacturing companies, which began operations in 1951, has the capacity to produce over 85 million pieces a year for all vehicles. It has state-of-the-art production units in Faridabad (near New Delhi), Nalagarh (Himachal Pradesh) and Hosur (Tamil Nadu). The company has its own warehouse in