Daily News Capsule: BS6 Bajaj Pulsar 150 Launch | ZF Joins OMS Platform & more

Daily News Capsule: BS6 Bajaj Pulsar 150 Launch | ZF Joins OMS Platform & more

Daily News Capsule: BS6 Bajaj Pulsar 150 Launch | ZF Joins OMS Platform & more

Bajaj Auto Ltd has launched BS6 compliant variants of its Pulsar 150 and Pulsar 150 Twin Disc models at Rs 94,956 and Rs 98,835 respectively (ex-showroom Delhi). The new BS 6 compliant variants of both the motorcycles are Rs 8,998 costlier. Read more


ZF Joins Open Manufacturing Platform 

ZF Friedrichshafen AG has announced to join the Open Manufacturing Platform (OMP) that aims to enable faster as well as more cost efficient innovations in the manufacturing sector. The OMP technology framework and community are designed to nurture the development of smart-factory solutions. Read more


MAHLE Develops IPM Motor for Small EVs in India

MAHLE has introduced a low-voltage IPM Motor that finds application in small electric vehicles, especially electric two-wheelers and electric three-wheelers. MAHLE recently increased its stake to 90 % in former 50:50 joint venture MAHLE Electric Drives India (MEDI) that develops and supplies various e-mobility products. The company claims that the product shows 93 % system efficiency, emit low EMC and are resistant to on-road environmental conditions. MAHLE is increasing its footprint in electric mobility segment aggressively by localising mechatronics products as well as power electronics, stated the company. 


Nissan Releases Second Glimpse of its Compact B-SUV

Nissan India has showcased a second teaser of its first compact B-SUV that will be launched in H1FY21 in the Indian market. Nissan’s new SUV is a part of Nissan Intelligent Mobility which is also the company’s vision as to how vehicles are powered, driven and integrated into society.


Supreme Group Acquires Interior-trim and NVH Components Business from Futuris Automotive


Supreme Nonwovens Group ("Supreme") has announced the acquisition of automotive interior trims and NVH business of Futuris Automotive. Futuris is a subsidiary of Adient PLC, USA and has been acuquied under Supreme’s Thailand-based subsidiary Supreme Feltol Thailand Co. Ltd. Post-acquisition of Futuris' business, the Company will have a second plant in Eastern Seaboard and employ 230 staff and workmen across its two manufacturing plants in Thailand.