BorgWarner opens new line at Chennai, India plant

Global automotive engine parts maker BorgWarner has expanded operations at its Kakkalur plant near Chennai in India. With its leading-edge production line for advanced engine timing and variable cam timing (VCT) systems, the expanded plant meets the increasing demand on the steadily growing Indian automotive market, meeting BS VI norms, while preparing to supply the […]

Hanon Systems to acquire business unit of Magna International

Global automotive supplier Hanon Systems has signed an agreement with Magna International to acquire its global Fluid Pressure and Controls business for $1.23 billion and is expected to complete in the first quarter of 2019. The business unit of Magna provides automakers with thermal and energy management solutions that improve conventional and electrified powertrain efficiency, […]

Lumax Cornaglia opens new R&D centre in Pune, India

Lumax Cornaglia Auto Technologies Limited, a JV between Lumax Auto Technologies Limited and Cornaglia Group of Turin, Italy, has inaugurated an R&D centre at a new location in Chakan, Pune. Pier Mario Cornaglia, Chairman, Cornaglia and Deepak Jain, Director, Lumax Auto Technologies have together inaugurated the facility. The R&D centre will host experienced designers from […]

Knorr-Bremse, Continental tie-up for highly automated driving in CVs

Continental and Knorr-Bremse have entered into a partnership to develop a complete system solution for highly automated driving (HAD) in commercial vehicles. The cooperation includes all functions for driver assistance and highly automated driving. The system consists of environment recognition, driving planning and decision-making, as well as the control of the actuator systems in the […]

TVS Partners with Torino Motors Mexico

TVS Motor Company, a reputed manufacturer of two-wheelers and three-wheelers today announced their association with leading distributer in the Mexican region, Torino Motors, a subsidiary of Groupo Autofin. TVS Motor Company ranks amongst the top ten two-wheeler companies in the world and is one of the leading two-wheeler and three-wheeler exporter in India, distributing to […]

Zac Hollis is the new Sales Director of SKODA AUTO India

SKODA AUTO India has appointed Zac Hollis as the Director – Sales, Service & Marketing with effect from November 1, 2018. He will replace Ashutosh Dixit who will take on an international role within the Volkswagen Group, and will report to ŠKODA AUTO India’s Managing Director Gurpratap Boparai. Hollis brings with him extensive international experience from […]

Satyakam Arya succeeds Erich Nesselhauf as MD & CEO at DICV

Daimler Trucks announces a change in leadership with its successful commercial vehicle business in India: As of November 1st 2018, Mr. Satyakam Arya (45), currently Head of Customer Services at Daimler Trucks Asia and Chairman of PABCO Ltd., will take over as Managing Director and CEO of Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV). He will succeed Mr. […]