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ZF Friedrichshafen AG has announced that it will acquire TRW Automotive Holdings in an all-cash transaction valued at about $ 12.4 bn (about Rs 75,526 crore) based on equity value. This acquisition ...

Magna International Inc has developed two industry-first systems, which it is supplying to BMW for its i8 electric sports car. The systems include outside rear view mirrors (OVRM) with hidden turn ...

Apollo Tyres has confirmed that it will set up its Greenfield facility in Hungary, after receiving necessary approval from its Board of Directors. Hungary was chosen after considering a number of ...

Triumph Motorcycles India Pvt Ltd launched its Thunderbird LT (Light Touring) motorcycle in India for Rs 15.75 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi, making it the 12th offering in the company’s line-up. The ...

Volvo Buses said it has achieved key milestones in India in the recent months, working together in the country’s goal to urbanise further. Volvo said its main achievements included reaching 15 ...

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt Ltd (HMSI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Punjab National Bank (PNB) today to provide retail finance for Honda two-wheelers across India. ...

Audi India launched a new variant of its Q3 SUV with Audi Drive Select and Quattro all-wheel drive system, called Audi Q3 Dynamic at Rs 38.4 lakh, ex-showroom, Mumbai. The new Audi Q3 Dynamic ...

Yamaha Motor India Sales Pvt Ltd (YMIS) launched FAZER FI Version 2.0 motorcycle today, for Rs 83,850, ex-showroom, Delhi. The new FAZER FI Version 2.0 is powered by the same air-cooled 149cc ...

The Bosch Group announced its plan of acquiring 100 % stake in ZF Lenksysteme GmbH (ZFLS), with Robert Bosch GmbH and ZF Friedrichshafen AG signing an agreement to this effect. ZFLS had been a 50:50 ...

Tata Motors and Microlise Ltd have signed a partnership to bring in latest global Telematics and fleet management solutions to Indian consumers, through the Tata Fleetman platform. Microlise is ...

KSPG AG, which is a part of the Rheinmetall Group, plans to grow its aftermarket business under the Motorservice brand, in line with the group’s ongoing expansion of non-OEM ...

Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA) has appointed Ramesh Suri, Chairman, Global Autotech, as its President for the term 2014-15. This announcement was made at the 54th ...

SKF India said its Two Wheeler business unit received the Quality Silver award for support and contribution for the year 2014, from Bajaj Auto Ltd. Bajaj made the assessment among its suppliers, ...

Maruti Suzuki India Ltd (MSIL), India’s leading car manufacturer, announced its milestone of crossing production of 2.5 mn vehicles at its Manesar manufacturing facility this month. The 2.5 ...

Nissan Motor India Private Ltd (NMIPL) announced a number of offers and benefits to customers, in line with the upcoming festive season in India. Different offers will be available on select variants ...

Mercedes-Benz India Ltd (MBIL) today launched its new ‘Intelligent Superpower’ E 350 CDI, at Rs 57.42 lakh, ex-showroom, as part of its top of the pyramid product strategy. The new generation E ...

Jaguar India launched its locally manufactured XJ Petrol long wheel-base (LWB) Portfolio model today, at a price of Rs 93.24 lakh, ex-showroom, Mumbai. This Jaguar XJ is powered by a turbo-charged 2 ...

Ford India today launched its newly-styled Ford Figo with refreshed exteriors and interiors, aimed for the festive season, at prices starting from Rs 3.87 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi. The new Figo ...

Ashok Leyland Ltd announced the roll-out its 100,000th vehicle from its facility at Pantnagar, on September 9, 2014. Ashok Leyland’s Pantnagar plant is a fully-integrated facility that was ...

Bosch has developed a start-stop starter motor, which can be used in start-stop systems that are becoming more common on passenger vehicles. This start-stop starter motor is claimed to be technically ...

Suzuki GB PLC has introduced a new engine for its Swift hatchback, with the company’s latest technology that uses twin fuel injectors for increased fuel efficiency and reduced emissions. This new ...

Scania Commercial Vehicles India delivered its Metrolink Coaches to National Travels in Bangalore. Anders Grundströmer, Managing Director, Scania India and Senior Vice President, Scania Group, ...