Create local supply base for electric mobility in India: ACMA

Ram Venkataramani, President, Automotive Component Manufacturers Association (ACMA) has said that as India prepares for the introduction of electric mobility in the country, the association has petitioned the government for a well defined, technology agnostic road-map with clear responsibilities of each stakeholder that will go a long way in ensuring a smooth rollout as also for […]

APC 2018: Deep discussions on a variety of topics

The maiden Asian Powertrain Conference (APC) 2018 organised by AutoParts Asia Magazine in Chennai, India discussed key challenges in the automotive industry not only in India but across the globe. On day one, there were four content-rich technical sessions. Purushottam Panda, Executive Director, PowerTrain, Maruti Suzuki India Limited was the session chairman for the first […]

Asian Powertrain Conference 2018 starts in Chennai, India

Asian Powertrain Conference (APC) 2018, the first thematic event organised by AutoParts Asia Magazine, has started at Hotel Hyatt Regency, Chennai, India on November 15, 2018. Karin Stoll, Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany, has inaugurated the two-day conference. Around 150 delegates from vehicle manufacturers, suppliers and allied industries from across India and […]

Continental India appoints Ajay Kumar as Head-HR

Continental has appointed Ajay Kumar as Head of Human Relations, India. He will overlook both the Automotive and Rubber Groups in India, covering over 8000 employees spread across 15 locations, 8 manufacturing plants and eight legal entities. Ajay Kumar was previously heading HR for Continental’s Technical Centre India (TCI), the in-house R&D centre for Continental […]

More German drivers doubt technical reliability of Automated Driving: Study

German drivers are ambivalent about automated driving. While around two thirds would prefer to be chauffeured electronically through stressful traffic jam situations or narrow roadworks on the highway, the number of people who doubt the technical reliability of the technology has risen from 48 to 57 percent in the last five years, reveals Continental Mobility […]

Galaxy Of Speakers To Deliberate At Asian Powertrain Conference

A galaxy of speakers will deliberate at the Asian PowerTrain Conference, the first thematic event being organised by AutoParts Asia on November 15 &16, 2018 in Chennai, with eight contemporary technical topics. The THEME of the Conference is: “Challenges in Powertrain Development to meet the Emerging Regulations and Manage the Depleting Fossil Fuel.” The Conference […]

Asian Powertrain Conference 2018 kickstarts on November 15 in Chennai, India

The first ever Asian Powertrain Conference (APC) begins on November 15, 2018, at Hotel Hyatt Regency, Chennai, India. The inaugural session starts at 9.30 am. Karin Stoll, Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany, will deliver the inaugural address. Dr V Sumantran, Chairman, Celeris Technologies & co-author of the book “Faster, Smarter, Greener: the […]