Opinion

Dear Reader, The development of transport infrastructure is increasingly finding it difficult to keep pace with the growth in travel demand in urban areas. While this is true for most cities world ...

Diesel engines (Diesels) today provide a pleasant driving experience and reduced ownership costs. Their evolution has resulted in better fuel economy, acceleration, lower NVH and higher lugging ...

Dear Reader, That the automotive industry is a major force in driving innovation and global technological advancement needs no iteration. For years, discussions in boardrooms and shop floors have ...

Soma Somasundram, EVP, Global R&D, Infor The automotive industry has never faced such wide-reaching and complex challenges. In addition to the continued economic instability and mounting ...

Dear Reader, "Some news about Tesla patents tmrw at 10am" – this was what Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors tweeted to about 7.5 lakh of his followers on June 11th. The next day, the world ...

Dear Reader, Even as we were preparing to send this edition to the press, came the news of the Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati finding a place among the top 100 young universities in the ...

Dear Reader, India's collective focus on innovation is fairly recent. It was only in 2009 that the Government of India announced the upcoming decade – 2010-2020 – as the "decade of innovation", ...

Just as the word “steer” means determining the direction of travelling, a steering system in an automobile does exactly that – it ensures that the wheels are pointing in the right direction, ...

Engineering design has made sweeping changes in the automotive industry – from an ideation in the design studio to culmination of vehicle assembly, and subsequently rolling into the consumer's ...

ANDRE VENEMAN is Corporate Director Sustainability and Health, Safety, Environment (HSE), AkzoNobel INTRODUCTION The movement of people and goods is crucial to the world economy. Whether ...

Dear Reader, The election jamboree of India has finally culminated with Narendra Modi taking over as the nation's 15th Prime Minister, with a mandate that gives him a great chance to bring about the ...

Prof Dr Martin Winterkorn, Chairman of the Board of Management, Volkswagen AG recently talked about the need to shape the mobility of the future in an even more intelligent, more networked way as the ...

Dear Reader, While the nation celebrated its 65th Republic Day on January 26th, came the terrible news of Tata Motors MD, Karl Slym’s death in a Bangkok hotel. For someone, who was so full of ...