Automotive technology platform Sona Comstar launched in India

Automotive drivetrain solutions provider Sona BLW Precision Forging, private equity firm Blackstone and its automotive portfolio company Comstar Automotive Technologies have forged a partnership to create an India centric, EV focused automotive technology platform-SONA COMSTAR. Blackstone acquired Comstar Automotive Technologies in 2018. Comstar designs, engineers and manufactures starting and charging systems for passenger and light commercial vehicles across the globe. Its products […]

Doosan Bobcat sets up Indian facility near Chennai

Global leader in construction equipment Doosan Bobcat India, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Doosan Bobcat Inc., has started operations of its first Manufacturing Facility in Gummudipoondi near Chennai in India. With a total investment of  Rs 190 crore ($26 million) for the next five years, the state-of-the-art factory is spread across an area of 21.6 acres and has […]

Goodyear India launches SUV, car tyres

Goodyear India has launched two new products-Assurance DuraPlus 2 and Wrangler AT SilentTrac. Assurance Duraplus 2 is designed for small-to-mid-sized passenger cars to further meet the upgraded needs of value-conscious consumers, Wrangler AT SilentTrac is tailored for confident SUV drivers with a strong desire for adventure and the freedom to explore with full control over […]

National Productivity Summit 2019 concludes in Bengaluru, India

The 13th edition of National Productivity Summit (NPS 2019), held at Bangalore International Exhibition Centre, Bengaluru from August 20-21, 2019, has showcased competitiveness in the manufacturing industry. The two-day summit enabled delegates to learn more about best shop floor practices from prominent industry experts on productivity gains through a series of case studies. The National Productivity Summit […]

Euler to launch 3-wheeler cargo vehicles in early 2020

Automotive technology start-up Euler Motors will launch its 3-wheeler light commercial cargo vehicles by early next year. Around 100 prototype e-vehicles of Euler Motors are already running on the Delhi-NCR roads used by companies like BigBasket, EcomExpress, BlueDart, Udaan etc. for their last-mile delivery. Founded in 2018, Euler Motors has so far raised $2 million […]