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Continental successfully tests Cellular V2X in China

Continental and Huawei have conducted field trials to test the efficiency of the Cellular Vehicle to Everything (C-V2X) communication standard in Shanghai with positive results. The C-V2X is a wireless communication technology to use in automated driving and intelligent mobility. It allows road users to communicate leveraging LTE and in future, the 5G mobile network.

WABCO India Wins FICCI award

WABCO India has won the 2017 Road Safety Product and Solution Award from the Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) for its initiative to enhance the safety of trailers equipping them with anti-lock braking systems (ABS). In 2017, the Ministry of Surface Transport mandated ABS in trailers to prevent trailer skidding and

Daimler delivers all-electric FUSO eCanter trucks in Europe

Daimler Trucks has handed over the first units of its all-electric FUSO eCanter trucks to European customers including DHL, DB Schenker, Rhenus and Dachser. With the presentation of the product brand E-FUSO in October 2017, FUSO has already strengthened its commitment to alternative drivetrains. Over the next few years, all truck and bus models will

Mahindra First Choice crosses ‘One million cars services’ milestone

Mahindra First Choice (MFC) Services has crossed the ‘1 million car services’ milestone. The company is running a month-long ‘You’re one in a million Car Camp’ across its franchisees between December 11, 2017, and January 12, 2018, to mark the occasion. The campaign will cover a Free 360° Car Check-up among other discounted services at

WABCO company R.H. Sheppard receives award

WABCO Holdings group company R.H. Sheppard, the supplier of industry-leading steering technologies, has received the PACCAR Inc Supplier Performance Management (SPM) Achiever Award for the second consecutive year. Global truck manufacturer PACCAR Inc recognizes its top performing suppliers in the areas of product development, operations support, and business alignment with the truck maker’s objectives. Sheppard

WABCO acquires remaining stake in SA partnership

WABCO Holdings has acquired the remaining 51% stake in its South African partnership with Sturrock and Robson Industries forming WABCO South Africa. The move will enable the company to introduce its extended global portfolio to the Sub-Saharan region. WABCO’s product portfolio includes world-class systems for advanced driver assistance, braking, stability control, suspension, transmission automation and

Schaeffler expands in India; invests Rs 2,000 million

Schaeffler is committed to exploring the Indian market further. The industrial and automotive supplier has expanded its operations at INA Bearings in Talegaon, Pune. The company will set up a new manufacturing facility and an R&D facility within the existing premises. The Groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion was held recently. INA Bearings Pvt Limited is

Bosch showcases innovative technologies at Safe Roads India Summit

Bosch Chassis Systems India Private Ltd, a subsidiary of the Bosch Group in India, highlighted its commitment to road safety and child road safety by showcasing its automotive technology and vision at the SAFE ROADS India Summit 2017 held on November 22, 23 in New Delhi. The two-day event was dedicated to raise awareness and

Cooper Standard opens new Global technology centre in Michigan

Cooper Standard has opened a new Global Technology Centre in Livonia, Michigan to help customers meet demands of the evolving auto industry and non-automotive adjacent markets. The 137,750 square-foot facility offers capabilities in material science, tooling, development, production and validation. The Global Technology Centre will serve Cooper Standard’s global customer base. The new facility consolidates