Continental Develops Technologies For Sustainable, Connected Mobility

By APA Bureau: Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2017, Continental generated sales of €44 billion and currently employs more than 243,000 people in 60 […]

Galaxy Of Speakers To Deliberate At Asian Powertrain Conference

A galaxy of speakers will deliberate at the Asian PowerTrain Conference, the first thematic event being organised by AutoParts Asia on November 15 &16, 2018 in Chennai, with eight contemporary technical topics. The THEME of the Conference is: “Challenges in Powertrain Development to meet the Emerging Regulations and Manage the Depleting Fossil Fuel.” The Conference […]

New Generation PowerTrain, New Possibilities

By T Murrali: Since its first patent in 1861 by Nikolaus Otto, the thermodynamic cycle has been adopted in various forms in the development of the internal combustion(IC) engine. The cylinder with piston was the most successful design though the position of the cylinders and their sizes were altered to suit their specific applications. Thus there […]

Asian Powertrain Conference 2018 kickstarts on November 15 in Chennai, India

The first ever Asian Powertrain Conference (APC) begins on November 15, 2018, at Hotel Hyatt Regency, Chennai, India. The inaugural session starts at 9.30 am. Karin Stoll, Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany, will deliver the inaugural address. Dr V Sumantran, Chairman, Celeris Technologies & co-author of the book “Faster, Smarter, Greener: the […]

Truck Powertrain Drives Bosch Global Growth

By APA Bureau: Robert Bosch GmbH, or Bosch, a world leading multinational engineering and electronics company headquartered in Gerlingen, Stuttgart, Germany, is continuously progressing on its growth track. This year, the company’s mobility business from day-to-day sales is expected to increase by four percent. It will continue to grow twice as fast as automotive production. […]

Our Focus Will Be To Reduce Testing Time: S Ramanathan

The New Delhi-based Automotive Test Systems (ATS) has been focussing on ‘front-loading’ concept to maximize efficiency and reduce cost and time of testing. Maximizing efficiency is minimizing looping back to fix unanticipated problems during development. Front-loading is the term for building knowledge in an early stage to eliminate any loop back in the development process, […]

A Growing Market

  India has been one of the fastest growing markets for Continental in the last 10 years: Prashanth Doreswamy Q: What is your own outlook on the Indian automotive industry? A: I think it will peak in the next five years for both passenger cars and CVs. GST is having an effect and there is […]