Author Archives: Auto Parts Asia

Maxion Wheels Breaks Ground for New Plant In Pune

Maxion Wheels Breaks Ground for New Plant In Pune

World’s largest wheel manufacturer Maxion Wheels today held a ground breaking ceremony for its  first manufacturing plant in Khed, near Pune. The plant, spreads  25,000 square meters, will make passenger car aluminum wheels. It will produce low pressure die cast aluminum wheels with a high and wheel finish. During his ceremonial speech, Maxion Wheels’ Chief

Sonalika launches Sikander series tractors

The Hoshiarpur, Punjab, based Sonalika International Tractors Limited (SITL) today launched ‘Sikander’ series tractors in Chennai in 35 to 90 hp category. Equipped with advanced features including HS-HT gearbox, exso sensing hydraulics and such things, the new tractors are designed to puddle by rotavator or by full cage-wheel and offer improved performance by this high

Schaeffler announces a platform for Indian engineering students

Leading industrial and automotive supplier, Schaeffler India Limited (BSE:505790, NSE:SCHAEFFLER) today announced the ‘Open Inspiration India’ program, a platform for design thinkers, inventors and researchers to showcase their innovative ideas and products focused on developing sustainable solutions for a better tomorrow. Over 114teams from multiple colleges across India participated in Round 1 of the Program,

Mahindra First Choice forays in to 2-wheeler spare parts

Mahindra First Choice Services (MFC Services), has forayed in to branded generic 2-wheeler spare parts. With its branded spare parts label – MFC Spares,  the company will now expand its existing portfolio of 4-wheeler spares to include a comprehensive list of fast-moving 2-wheeler spares like filters, horns, oil and electrical relays, among others. The company

Bosch Ups Localisation Drive For Electrified Portfolio

At the Bosch Technology Exposition 2018 the company has announced its plans to significantly increase the extent of localization of its electrified portfolio in India. The company is showcasing its latest mobility solutions for the Indian market at the event held on the occasion of Auto Expo India in New Delhi, February 7-10, 2018. The company will

 Eicher Trucks & Buses Introduces Smart Electric Buses

 Eicher Trucks & Buses, part of VE Commercial Vehicles, today introduced Zero Emission Smart Electric Buses, marking its entry in the growing electric bus segment in India. In this development, VE Commercial Vehicles will integrate KPIT Technologies’ indigenously developed electrification technology, ‘REVOLO’, on its bus platform – ‘Skyline Pro.’ Manufactured at VECV’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in

TVS Motor Launches Performance Scooter NTORQ 125

TVS Motor Company has announced its foray in the 125cc scooter segment with the launch of NTORQ 125.  Designed for the youth, the new scooter has been developed based on the TVS Racing pedigree and comes with the state-of-the-art 3-Valve engine for improved performance. Priced at Rs. 58,750 (Ex-showroom New Delhi), the scooter also marks the launch of

ZF Appoints Wolf-Henning Scheider As New Chief Executive Officer

With effect from February 1, 2018, ZF will have a new Chief Executive Officer, Wolf-Henning Scheider, who succeeds Dr Konstantin Sauer as CEO and head of the ZF Group. The 55 year old business administration graduate has many years of management experience in technology companies such as Bosch and Mahle. “As Mahle’s CEO, Wolf-Henning Scheider

Mahindra Launches ‘Bring The Showroom Home’ Portal

By Sharad Matade The company  takes digital routes to tap the changing behavior of the consumers  from pre-sales to post -sales. To engage the customers from pre-sales to post-sales digitally, Mahindra & Mahindra, as part of its Digital Transformation Strategy, today launched a portal, ‘Bring the Showroom Home, which will give customers  a 360 degree,

Motoroyale Signs JV with Norton Motorcycles

In what can be termed as a historic announcement, Motoroyale, Kinetic group’s venture of multi brand superbikes announced today an international joint venture with the British marquee brand, Norton Motorcycles. The two legendary brands have decided to collaborate in what is the latest trend in automobiles – Indian companies tying up with British companies to