‘Experience Hyundai’ camp

Hyundai Motor India has organised the Mega ‘Experience Hyundai Camp’ to provide Experience Hyundai to customers within their neighbourhood for various service-related needs, new product purchase and evaluation of the existing car. The Mega ‘Experience Hyundai Camp’ was organized at 574 locations in 343 cities to provide personalised assistance for our customer’s vehicles at a […]

Visteon India plant gets Shingo Silver Medallion

Visteon Electronics India (VEI) plant in Chennai has been awarded a Silver Medallion by the Shingo Institute, recognising employees’ commitment to operational excellence. Shingo examiners awarded the Medallion based on high ratings in the cultural enablers and continuous improvement dimensions of the Shingo model. VEI’s team of 350 employees manufacture and supply SmartCore cockpit domain […]

SIAM discusses future of vehicle recycling in India

Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) in association with Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF & CC), Government of India and Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA), organised a day-long conference on ‘International Material Data System (IMDS) and End of Life Vehicle (ELV) Regulations’. The conference is a first-of-its-kind initiative focussing on […]

New Benelli showroom in Chennai, India

Benelli and Adishwar Auto Ride India (Mahavir Group) has launched an exclusive showroom at Anna Salai, Nandanam in Chennai. The showroom showcases the entire range of Benelli superbikes available in India, under the dealership of ‘Rajkamal Automotive’. These superbikes encompass the TNT 300 (Rs. 3.50 lakh) – In-line two-cylinder 300cc engine, 302R (Rs. 3.70 lakh) […]

Planys Launches NextGen ROV ‘Mikros’

With its prowess in underwater mobility through robotics, data collection and data analytics, Planys Technologies, an IIT Madras-incubated start-up, has launched its advanced Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) – ‘Mikros.’ The new vehicle is poised to offer improved underwater inspection solutions, up to 200 meters depth, to process industries, petrochemical refineries and desalination plants. The company […]

ZF opens Cybersecurity, AI centre in Germany

ZF is establishing a Technology centre for Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Cybersecurity in Saarbrücken, Germany. With this, ZF will now expand its activities in AI research and will coordinate and control the company’s future AI activities from here. Wolf-Henning Scheider, Chief Executive Officer of ZF Friedrichshafen AG, announced the location for the Technology Center in […]

Continental rejigs top management

The Supervisory Board of Continental has approved the largest organisational changes in the company’s history. Following this, Executive Board member Nikolai Setzer (47), responsible for the Tyre division and Corporate Purchasing, will switch to Continental’s Automotive Group on April 1, 2019. Here, he will assume the new position of spokesman for the Automotive Board and […]

Continental unveils new metal water pump housing for engines

Continental has unveiled a new metal water pump housing for vehicle engines, made of plastic, mostly polyethylene or polyurethane. This material is comparatively inexpensive and popular in automotive engineering. The new water pump housing is made of cast aluminum and is therefore significantly tougher and more durable. Continental offers registered workshops a five-year guarantee on […]