Opinion

Evolution of future mobility will depend on globalisation, urban and non-urban needs, flexibility and adaptability of solutions, and changing individual aspirations. Today's technology concept ...

Dear Reader, There is a visible change in the political discourse of the country, and over the next few months we are likely to see many changes taking shape. How good that would be for the country ...

Light-emitting diodes (LED) and their applications in both general lighting and also automotive lighting and signalling have rapidly developed in recent years and are now rivalling traditional ...

UTTAM BOSE, Managing Director & CEO, Hindustan Motors Ltd ------------------------------------------- INTRODUCTION As I pen this column from my hotel room in Tokyo on August 19, alarming ...

Dear Reader, Apollo Tyres’ announcement of its proposed acquisition of Cooper Tire & Rubber Company for an all-cash deal worth Rs 14,500 cr in June this year was clearly the largest ever ...

Dear Reader, Like every year, the annual conventions of SIAM and ACMA were held in the first week of September. These are highly attended events in the automotive calendar of the country, for people ...

Dear Reader, At the launch of the BMW Group’s first pure electric series-produced model – the BMW i3 – Norbert Reithofer, Chairman of the Board of Management, BMW AG called it the ...

RAJIV BUDHRAJA Director General, Automotive Tyre Manufacturers’ Association (ATMA) There is a perceptible shift in the manufacturing axis from West to East. And the tyre and rubber sector is no ...

Dear Reader, Amid the gloom surrounding falling vehicle sales in the country, came the launch of one of India’s most anticipated vehicles – the Ford EcoSport. How much of that anticipation ...

Dear Reader, By the time this copy of Auto Tech Review reaches you, we would be taking the covers off our first event, the ‘India Battery Conclave 2013’. Our endeavour, like we had committed ...

Dear Reader, With little policy intervention from the Indian government to control the sliding fortunes of the economy, the automotive sector is in a quandary unlike anytime earlier. The ...

More than seven years back, Ford Motor Company and Microsoft joined hands to collaborate on developing an advanced software platform that enables drivers to concentrate on the road, while voice ...

Styling of a vehicle plays a key role in the cost of vehicle ownership. The economics of ownership experience depends on vehicle fuel economy, which in turn depends on styling to a large extent. This ...

In 1800, Volta invented the battery by placing multiple cells in series. Later, starting with the Daniell cell in 1836, batteries became more reliable and were adopted by industry for use in ...