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Audi AG today will test its highly automated car technology, the first company to do so, on the Lee Roy Selmon Expressway in Tampa, Florida. This expressway was recently designated as an automated ...

Delphi Automotive PLC will showcase the second generation of its Technology Truck concept at the IAA Commercial Vehicles (CV) Expo, German, in September, highlighting future truck technologies. ...

Escorts Ltd has signed on L&T Finance as its preferred financier in the country, to provide loans for its range of tractors. This partnership claims to be especially beneficial to farmers due to ...

Pioneer India Electronics launched its new premium infotainment system, AVIC-F60BT for Rs 49,990, which is an audio-video system equipped with the latest navigation and technological features. The ...

Apollo Tyres Ltd has appointed Dr Seshu Bhagavathula as its Chief Technology Officer (CTO), to spearhead the company’s global initiatives on tyre technology, research and product development. Dr ...

Porsche India today launched its sports compact SUV, Macan, at prices starting from Rs 98.18 lakh, ex-showroom, Maharashtra, marking the entry of Porsche into a new segment. The Macan boasts of ...

Volvo Buses has inked an agreement with ABB under which Volvo will supply electric hybrid and fully-electric buses, and ABB will provide fast-charging solutions for them. The companies jointly aim to ...

BMW India has launched the ActiveHybrid 7, claimed to be the country’s first luxury hybrid sedan with pure electric drive, at Rs 1.35 crore, ex-showroom. The BMW ActiveHybrid 7 integrates an ...

Honda Cars India today launched the compact MPV Mobilio at a starting price of Rs 6.49 lakh for the base petrol variant. The seven seater vehicle, based on the same platform underpinning the Amaze ...

Scania Commercial Vehicles India recently entered Tamil Nadu by delivering its Metrolink HD 14.5 metres bus in Chennai to Parveen Travels. Anders Grundströmer, Managing Director, Scania India and ...

PTC completed acquisition of model-based systems and software engineering applications developer, Atego, enhancing the product lifecycle management (PLM) and application lifecycle management (ALM) ...

WABCO Holdings has launched a new modular braking system platform (mBSP), which enables customers to interchangeably equip truck and bus platforms with anti-lock braking (ABS) or electronic braking ...

Tata Motors has appointed LLC TML TRUCK RUS as the official distributor of the company’s range of light, medium and heavy commercial vehicles (CV) in the Russian Federation. TML TRUCK RUS will ...

Continental, leading global automotive components supplier, has developed an electric parking brake (EPB) for compact cars with drum brakes. This technology is claimed to offer enhanced safety and ...

KSPG AG, which is a part of the Rheinmetall Group, has entered into a joint venture (JV) with HUAYU Automotive Systems Co Ltd (HASCO) to strengthen its aluminium castings business. Both parties will ...

Mahindra Two Wheelers Ltd (MTWL) said it would launch up to four new products this year, including a scooter, an entry-level segment motorcycle and variants of existing products. MTWL said it is ...

Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL) announced the completion of training over two mn people in safe driving through its Institute of Driving Training and Research (IDTR) and its driving schools. MSIL ...

Mercedes-Benz India Limited today launched the CLA 45 AMG at a price of Rs 68.5 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi. The compact sedan is equipped with the world’s most powerful four-cylinder series ...

SKF said it has contributed majorly to the development of the revised ISO 492 standard, which is said to enable customers to integrate bearings into their machinery in a better manner. The ISO 492 ...

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt Ltd (HMSI) launched the 2014 version of its CB Shine, India’s highest selling 125 cc motorcycle, with new body graphics and two new colours. The ...

Audi India has begun production of the soon-to-be launched A3 sedan, at its plant in Aurangabad, Maharashtra. The A3 will be the Audi’s sixth model to be manufactured at the plant, after the A6, ...

The Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA) reported a fall of 2 % in turnover of the auto components industry for the year 2013-14. The turnover of the industry for the period ...