Tata To Roll Out Multi-axle Buses In India

By Pramod Thomas: Tata Motors, which presented five new transport vehicles at the recently-concluded Busworld India 2018 in Bengaluru, will soon launch Multi-axle Buses in India. The company, which leads the Indian commercial vehicle market with 36 percent share, is reinforcing its portfolio with the new products to tap the emerging opportunities in India’s CV […]

Cummins Unveils Plug-in Hybrid ‘PowerDrive’

By T Murrali: Cummins Inc, a global leader in the design, manufacture, distribution and service of a broad portfolio of power solutions, unveiled ‘PowerDrive,’ the advanced suite of plug-in hybrid electric powertrain for light, medium and heavy-duty applications, at the 2018 IAA Commercial Vehicle Show. This expands the company’s broad portfolio of low emission and […]

IAA 2018 Sets Stage For CV Industry Digitisation, Passage To New Powertrains

The recently-concluded 67th IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018 had more exhibitors and world premieres with focus on digitisation, connectivity, automation and electric mobility. The number of exhibitors increased from about 2,000 from 52 countries in 2016 to 2,174 from 48 countries. Even earlier electric mobility and digitisation were the central topics. But now there is a […]

Alliance Tire Narrows Focus To Asian Markets

Alliance Tire Group (ATG) will focus on Middle East and other Asian countries, mainly India, because of the growing opportunities in the construction and infrastructure sectors. The company aims at creating distribution networks for its product offerings in these markets, Angelo Noronha, President, APAC and MEA, ATG, said. “We will bring more people on the […]

Lyvery To Expand Operations

By Shyamprasad: Sales of automotive accessories in India are undergoing digital transformation. Consumers are increasingly tapping into technology and accessing real-time information available on the internet to research and purchase automobile accessories and spare parts. Disruptive online businesses have now started mushrooming in the Indian automotive industry. The Chennai-based start-up Lyvery is an online marketplace […]

Boodmo Aims To Be The Leading Online Marketplace For Auto Parts In India

Founded in 2015, boodmo.com is India’s largest online marketplace for auto components buyers and sellers. It is the brainchild of two Ukrainian entrepreneurs: Oleksandr Danylenko, Co-founder and Director of Operations and Finance, and Yevgen Sokolnikov, CEO and Co-Founder. Since January 2017, the company has been offering genuine and aftermarket replacement parts of over 3000 national […]