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Hanon Systems Makes Thermal Solutions For NewGen Vehicles

Hanon Systems Makes Thermal Solutions For NewGen Vehicles

By T Murrali: Global warming, which leads to climate change and its unprecedented consequences, is directly linked to vehicular emissions. Eclectic environmental regulations demand effective changes in powertrains to manage the thermal characteristics and exhausts of vehicles. More efficient IC engines, hybrid, fully electric and fuel cell vehicles, in different stages of development and on-road

Toyota and Suzuki Reach Basic Agreement toward Mutual Supply of Hybrid and Other Vehicles in India

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Suzuki Motor Corporation (Suzuki) have concluded a basic agreement toward the mutual supply of hybrid and other vehicles between the two companies for the Indian market. Specifically, Suzuki will supply the Baleno and Vitara Brezza vehicle models to Toyota, while Toyota will supply the Corolla vehicle model to Suzuki. Details

BMW India Celebrates 11th Anniversary, Launches SkillNext Initiative

BMW Group Plant Chennai celebrated its 11th anniversary with the legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar launching  ‘SKILL NEXT’, a technical skilling initiative. To commemorate the beginning of the project, Tendulkar and the students from the College of Engineering of Anna University, together assembled a BMW engine and transmission at the main assembly line of the plant. Aiming

NEI Narrows Target To EVs, BS-VI

By Sharad Matade: Bearings will be one of those components which will get a hard hit once electrification of vehicles becomes a reality in India. Though the numbers of bearings will come down drastically, the value of bearing per electric vehicle will go up, says Rohit Saboo, President and Chief Executive Officer, National Engineering Industries

Avtec Displays BS-VI,EV-ready Products At Components Show

By Sharad Matade: Avtec, an independent manufacturer of powertrain and precision-engineered products in India, showcased its products, capabilities and preparations for BS-VI and electric vehicles (EV) at Auto Expo 2018-Components. Avtec displayed an electric drive unit, designed and developed by its subsidiary, ASSAG, Switzerland, for pedelec or a pedal electric cycle. The electric drive unit

Marginal Fall In January Car Sales In India

By APA Bureau: The Indian car wholesale fell 1.25 per cent in January 2018 to 184,264 units compared to 186,596 units dispatched in January 2017 from the various factories in the country,says a report by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers. While momentum in the utility vehicle wholesale continued to have strong growth of 37.88

Sectoral Transitions Take Centre Stage At The Components Show

By APA Bureau: The 14th Auto Expo 2018-Components, with the theme: ‘Automotive Technologies that Drive the World’, focussed on technological innovation and on technologies for product innovation, efficient manufacturing and logistics. Transition from Bharat Stage (BS) IV to BS-VI and the emergence of electric vehicles, and the opportunities and challenges resulting from these sectoral changes