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Denso Website To Have 360 Degree Product Photos

Denso Website To Have 360 Degree Product Photos

By T Murrali: Denso Products and Services Americas, an affiliate of the leading global automotive supplier Denso Corporation,will add 360 degree photographs to its website, (www.densoautoparts.com), by March 2018. This is to facilitate customers to have a more comprehensive look at its products and to support the needs of the increasing electronic retailing (web commerce).

TVS Racing DNA, R&D Efforts Shape Up Apache RR 310

By T Murrali: Banking on its Racing DNA and R&D capabilities, the Chennai-headquartered TVS Motor Company (TVSM), a leading manufacturer of two and three-wheelers, has entered the super-premium motorcycle segment by launching TVS Apache RR 310 for the domestic and international markets. In India, it is priced at Rs 2,05,000. Driven by the TVSM promise

Volvo CE Showcases Latest Products, Full Line Offerings

By APA Bureau: Volvo CE featured a wide spectrum of industry-leading products at Excon 2017. Dimitrov Krishnan, Vice-president and Head of Volvo CE India, said, “India’s push to expand connectivity among its population and business centres presents a huge opportunity for Volvo CE. Infrastructure development continues to be the key growth driver in our economy and

Testing Systems Keep Pace With Auto Industry Needs

By ShyamPrasad : Consumer expectations of real value from vehicles at competitive cost is ever increasing. Simultaneously the life cycle of vehicles, especially passenger cars and two-wheelers, is shrinking. This can trigger price rise. Vehicle manufacturers are torn between the demand for cost cut and factors of cost push. They deploy new methodologies to develop

Schaeffler India Shapes Mobility For Tomorrow

The Indian units of the Schaeffler Group, INA Bearings India Pvt Ltd and LuK India Pvt Ltd, are being merged with the listed entity Schaeffler India Ltd. The merger, to be completed formally next year, is to combine the strengths and competencies of all the three and establish one strong Schaeffler entity. “We have a

Where Is The Fun?

By Stefan Pertz: There should be more fun in a truck driver’s life. We all need to work. Well, unless we have won the lotto that is. Most of us, however, have to pursue some gainful activity to ensure a steady flow of income. While most people are consistent in showing up for work, I

AES Chennai Showcases Evolving Industry Trends

By APA Bureau: The 11th edition of the Automotive Engineering Show (AES) in Chennai from November 9 to 11, 2017 was a combination of meaningful user workshops, a series of highly insightful conference sessions and a compact exhibition area of automotive manufacturing solutions. Alongside the exhibition, a two-day seminar covered current industry subjects including insights

SEMA Show Draws Global Auto Enthusiasts

By T Murrali: The premier trade exhibition, SEMA Show, that helps small businesses thrive and succeed, brought from all over the world people who love cars, trucks and SUVs. The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA), a trade association operating since 1963, consists of diverse groups of manufacturers, distributors, retailers, publishing companies, auto restorers, street rod

AAPEX 2017 Unveils Avant-garde Systems And Products

By T Murrali: Over 2,200 exhibiting companies occupying 5,000 plus booths and about 40 educational sessions drew more than 44,000 buyers from across the world to the recently-concluded Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) 2017at Sands Expo in Las Vegas. The annual event also attracted over 158,000 automotive aftermarket professionals from nearly 140 countries. The attendees

Honda Plans Six New Launches For The Vibrant Indian Market

Buoyed by the distinction of being the largest market for Honda cars in its Asia and Oceania business region, Honda Motor Corporation has unfolded big plans for Honda Cars India Ltd (HCIL), its Indian subsidiary. HCIL will make six big launches in the next three years to tap India’s unsaturated and vibrant market potential. In