SIAM welcomes setting-up of AVSF in India

Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) has welcomed the Draft Guidelines released by the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH) for setting-up of Authorised Vehicle Scrapping Facility (AVSF) in India. “The automobile industry wholeheartedly supports the Vehicle Scrappage initiative of Government of India. The Draft Guidelines will help in establishing organised vehicle scrapping facilities […]

Daimler India starts BS-VI powertrain production

The first BS-VI heavy-duty powertrain from Daimler India Commercial Vehicles has been rolled out from the Oragadam plant, two-and-half years after the introduction of BS-IV. DICV’s start of production comes not only before the government’s April 2020 BS-VI transition deadline, but also ahead of their own internal schedule. In 2017, DICV joined a global partnership […]

Volkswagen Group India launches India 2.0 project

The ŠKODA AUTO led Volkswagen Group India has announced the transformative merger of its three passenger car subsidiaries – Volkswagen India Private Limited (VWIPL), Volkswagen Group Sales India Private Limited (NSC) and ŠKODA AUTO India Private Limited (SAIPL). The merged entity will be referred to as ‘ŠKODA AUTO Volkswagen India Private Limited’ (SAVWIPL). The entity […]

Citroën launches leasing services in India

Citroën of Groupe PSA has launched ‘Citroën Lease’ in India to offer full leasing services for its customers in India in an exclusive partnership with ALD Automotive, an automotive leasing and fleet management company. Citroën Lease solutions will provide new-age mobility solutions for individuals, small and medium-sized businesses, corporate and public sector. Roland Bouchara, Senior […]