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Ashok Leyland displays innovative products at Annual Global Conference 2018

Ashok Leyland displays innovative products at Annual Global Conference 2018

Ashok Leyland has showcased its full range of innovative products and industry-leading solutions at its Annual Global Conference 2018 in Chennai, India. The recent indigenous innovations by the company are Intelligent Exhaust Gas Recirculation (iEGR) for BS-IV engines and the Digital Market Place (DMP). “Last year has been a good year for us. What differentiates

Mercedes-Benz GLS Grand Edition arrives in India

Mercedes-Benz has launched the Grand Edition of its flagship SUV GLS in both the petrol and diesel variant in India. The GLS 350 d Grand Edition (Diesel) and the GLS 400 Grand Edition (Petrol) both are priced at INR 86.90 Lakhs (ex-showroom India). Roland Folger, Managing Director and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India have unveiled the new

A rare record for Ashok Leyland

Ashok Leyland has rolled out its 2,00,000th LCV (Light Commercial Vehicle) from its Hosur, India Plant. The first LCV ‘DOST’, was commercially launched in September 2011. The 1,00,000 milestone of DOST was achieved within three years, in March 2015. “Ashok Leyland LCVs have been segmented defining by delivering customer experience like no other brand. Having

Toyota and Suzuki Reach Basic Agreement toward Mutual Supply of Hybrid and Other Vehicles in India

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Suzuki Motor Corporation (Suzuki) have concluded a basic agreement toward the mutual supply of hybrid and other vehicles between the two companies for the Indian market. Specifically, Suzuki will supply the Baleno and Vitara Brezza vehicle models to Toyota, while Toyota will supply the Corolla vehicle model to Suzuki. Details

Mercedes-Benz’s Sindelfingen Plant Starts Compact SUV GLA Production

The ‘Innovation Factory‘ at the Mercedes-Benz Sindelfingen plant: the Site Manager of the Mercedes-Benz Sindelfingen plant Michael Bauer (left) and Ergun Lümali, Chairman of the Mercedes-Benz Sindelfingen Works Council (right) are celebrating the start of production of the compact SUV GLA with the team. “With the GLA, the Mercedes-Benz Sindelfingen plant is producing a compact

BMW India Celebrates 11th Anniversary, Launches SkillNext Initiative

BMW Group Plant Chennai celebrated its 11th anniversary with the legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar launching  ‘SKILL NEXT’, a technical skilling initiative. To commemorate the beginning of the project, Tendulkar and the students from the College of Engineering of Anna University, together assembled a BMW engine and transmission at the main assembly line of the plant. Aiming

BMW, Daimler To Combine Mobility Services

The BMW Group and Daimler AG are joining forces to offer customers a single source for sustainable urban mobility services. The two companies has signed an agreement to merge their mobility services business units. Subject to examination and approval by the responsible competition authorities, the BMW Group and Daimler AG plan to combine and strategically