Editor's Desk
Future Of Mobility & AI

Dear Readers, As development of autonomous or driverless vehicle technology gathers steam, the industry is also investing heavily in building capabilities in artificial intelligence, for that is ...

Dear Readers, I asked the young intern in our New Delhi office what car he would like to own growing up. And as expected, he said he wasn’t interested in investing in a car. Similarly, over lunch ...

Dear Readers, Just as we were wrapping up this edition of Auto Tech Review, came the American President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the Paris Agreement on climate change, a broad ...

Dear Readers, Over the past few days, I spoke to about a dozen industry veterans to understand their perspective on what really are the challenges and opportunities for the automotive industry and ...

Dear Readers, "Health of people more important than interest of manufacturers", noted a bench comprising Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta, in its five-page order banning sale and registration ...

Dear Readers, More and more organisations are coming to realise that innovation is key for them and their businesses to remain competitive and relevant in the foreseeable future. And they realise ...

Dear Reader, On the last day of March, we had the honour of meeting and interacting with Sachin Lawande, President and CEO, Visteon. We will bring to you a detailed coverage on that meeting in our ...

Dear Readers, The second largest car manufacturer in Europe is aiming for the top spot in the global automotive order. PSA Group, the French manufacturer that sells cars and motorcycles under the ...

Dear Readers, That the automotive future through the next decade would be very different from the world we inhabit today, has become a clichéd statement. But there is no denying the fact that the ...

Dear Readers, At the end of his budget speech on February 29, 2016, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley left most of us with some sort of a mixed feeling. For a year now, the automotive industry had been ...

Dear Reader, For some time now, experts and analysts globally have been talking about the automotive industry approaching a tipping point of disruption. Undoubtedly, the industry is going through ...

Dear Readers, By the turn of this decade, BI Intelligence has projected that cars with internet connectivity will comprise 75 % of 92 mn new cars shipped globally. And that from the lows of 13 % in ...

Dear Readers, In the first phase of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's grand vision of setting up 100 smart cities in the country, an amount of Rs 50,802 cr has now been lined up for investment in 20 ...

Dear Readers, As is becoming evident, the transport network in our country – especially the urban areas – is increasingly becoming overloaded. Severe congestion in cities is also leading to ...

Dear Reader, Hours before we were to put a wrap on this edition of Auto Tech Review, came a disturbing bit of news from Florida, US. Electric vehicle maker Tesla reported the first known death ...

Dear Readers, Heading into 2015, the global automotive industry was positioned somewhere in between – some markets were enjoying relatively strong growth and profitability, while many promising ...

Dear Reader, The automotive industry in general is faced with multiple pressures; the most critical of them being the need to meet the ever tightening emission regulations and stricter fuel ...

Dear Reader, Within a span of seven days last month, market leader Maruti Suzuki India Ltd initiated two recalls involving over 75,000 Baleno hatchbacks, close to 2,000 DZire compact sedans and an ...

Dear Readers, The Delhi Government's recent announcement of an experiment, wherein it plans to allow vehicles with odd and even numbers to ply on alternate days of a week, has been received with ...

Dear Readers, Of the many challenges that the automotive industry face – increasing global competition, improved vehicle performance that deliver higher efficiency, cost reduction and tighter ...

Dear Reader, In the last few years, we've witnessed a significant leap in automotive electronics technology, primarily a result of increasingly strict regulatory demands, be it in terms of improved ...

Dear Readers, At the SIAM annual convention in September this year, Takeshi Uchiyamada, Chairman of Toyota Motor Corporation offered interesting insights into the development of the world's first ...