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Total Lubrifiants, Nexus come closer!

Total Lubrifiants, Nexus come closer!

Total Lubrifiants has strengthened its collaboration with Nexus Automotive International (N!), a community of automotive and heavy-duty parts distributors. Now, Total will be able to distribute all its lubricant and engine oil ranges for cars and trucks throughout the N! network extends across 122 countries. Total Lubrifiants is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of

Shell Lubricants launches Shell Helix HX8

Shell Lubricants has launched the fully synthetic ‘Shell Helix HX8’ for all cars including SUV’s, hatchbacks, sedans, MUVs for Rs 850/litre in packs of 3.5L, 4.5L 1L, across India. It provides 40% better wear and 78% better corrosion protection as well as 58% better oxidation stability and high-temperature deposit control versus industry reference oil, claims

Continental offers training courses for power transmission technology

Continental offers a comprehensive program of training courses on all aspects of power transmission technology and belt drives for workshops and technical staff working for aftermarket parts dealers. The program has now been completely revised and extended from three modules to eight. “In light of the products’ increasing complexity, it is becoming more and more

Messe Frankfurt opens shop in the UK

World’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser Messe Frankfurt has acquired Forest Exhibitions Limited in the United Kingdom. Last year, over 560 exhibitors and around 15,300 visitors came from the United Kingdom to trade fairs in Frankfurt, Germany. “The UK is an attractive trade fair and export market for our international customers. Even Shakespeare

Breakdown assistance powered by TVS AA from Paytm Mall

Paytm Mall has joined hands with TVS Auto Assist (TVS AA), India’s largest network to host 24X7 breakdown assistance, to provide service to automobile owners across India. Consumers can purchase roadside assistance independently or with a vehicle purchase. Vehicle owners can purchase breakdown assistance services on Paytm Mall and choose to receive breakdown assistance from

New product offerings in India from HARMAN

Samsung group company HARMAN International has launched its new range of JBL Aftermarket Car Audio Speakers and Amplifiers in India. The new car solutions -JBL Club, GTO and Standard-can be customized and fitted in almost all car segments in the country. The price range is Rs 3,000 to Rs.20,000 “JBL is a frontrunner in the

India may soon scrap over 15 years old vehicles: Minister

India may soon scrap vehicles which are over 15 years old. Indian Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari has said that the proposed vehicle scrapping policy is almost ready and soon vehicles older than 15 years could be scrapped, news agency IANS has reported. The scrapping policy is being prepared along with Niti

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,

Are budget tyres good? TyrExpo Africa has an answer

Is there any difference between tyres produced by Michelin, Bridgestone, Pirelli, Goodyear Dunlop, Continental and Yokohama and economically priced budget tyres. The TyrExpo Africa, leading tyre and garage event in the continent, addresses this question. The Expo takes place in Johannesburg, South Africa from April 10-12, 2018. The event will see an extensive amount of