As a part of the efforts, Saab will be collaborating with Tech Mahindra on the civil security solutions across multiple sectors. The said solutions will be based on the Saab SAFE platform and customised for each industrial sector.
Safety is not optional: The vehicle’s passive safety ecosystem of today takes into consideration both the occupants inside the car and the pedestrians outside the car.
German-born Manolito Vujicic has been working in the automotive industry for almost 20 years now out of which he spent 17 years working for the Porsche Holding Salzburg.
Pent-up demand phase seen to be over. The commentary from the players were mixed. While Maruti maintained its stance that though the pent up demand was slowly petering out, sales should be fine till December.
Combining both, domestic and export figures, Royal Enfield managed to sell a total of 63,782 bikes in November 2020 as against 60,411 units sold in the month of November 2019. The overall growth is 6 percent and this single-digit positive number can be attributed to the fresh launch by the company in the form of Meteor 350.
Honda’s total sales in November 2020 closed at 4,33,206 units. That said, the company reported a 9% increase over November 2019 sales that got closed at 3,96,399 units. More details here!
The new Mahindra Thar has contributed to the growth of overall sales for the automaker in November. Mahindra registers PV segment growth of 28% with an overall growth of 4%.
Honda Cars India has shown an impressive growth of 55 percent last month and the company attributes this impressive sales performance to the festive season along with a decent response for models like the new City and the Amaze.
India’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki managed to post positive sales numbers in the month of November 2020. The company’s total sales including domestic figures and exports stood at 1,53,223 units last month, showing a growth of 1.7 percent.
The Indian auto industry is still ailing from a lack of demand for new vehicles. However, new entrants in the Indian market, MG Motor and Kia were the only automakers not to report in red in November 2020.
India has witnessed the highest drop in work travel of nearly 69%, followed almost in parallel by social travel that declined by 59% and household travel that fell by 58%.
Mike Clarke has been a business leader with over 25 years of global experience in publicly listed companies in the US and UK. Mike has been working extensively in building, leading and also managing teams across geographies and functions.
The city taxi fare indexed by WPI for the current year has been fixed as the base fare. Currently, there’s no cap on surge pricing and cabs operating under the aggregator model charge twice, thrice and sometimes (during festivities) even four times the base fare.
“To put it in perspective, the CV industry grew by about 70% from FY15 to FY19, and then contracted 40% in FY20 due to new axle weight regulations, reduced freight demand, BS-6 deadline, retail finance constraints, etc.”
Following the successful delivery of 30 electric, double-decker buses to Metroline in London, the company is currently fulfilling orders for operators, including Tower Transit London and First York. This will create a foundation for the expansion of Switch’s operations in Europe and growth in India and other parts of the world.
In his last role, Rawat was the CEO and MD of Bharti Infratel Ltd., where he managed over 95,000 towers across India on a consolidated basis.
81 percent of surveyed Indian consumers are comfortable sharing their data with OEMs, dealers, and commercial third parties, if they receive significant benefits in return though only 35 percent of consumers say they would most trust a car manufacturer to manage their connected data
The Allahabad High Court had in October dismissed Volkswagen India’s plea for quashing of an FIR dated July 10 registered against it in Noida for installing “cheat devices” in its vehicles.
TVS ASPL will also be acquiring the entire stake aggregating to 100% of optionally convertible redeemable preference shares in Auto Digitech (ADPL), a wholly owned subsidiary of MFCSL.
The event, organised on a virtual platform, will be held from 25 November until 01 December 2020, connecting overseas auto component distributors and buyers with exhibitors from ACMA member companies.
The collaboration between Continental and the several academic institutions in India would see the research and development of advanced driver assistance systems for autonomous driving technologies.
The car rental industry in India is expected to reach a target of Rs 1000 billion by 2022, indicating that this trend is likely to grow in the foreseeable future.
The GS Caltex range of lubricants are even suitable for BS III vehicles and will ensure a smooth, stress-free performance from the engine at an affordable price.
Audi’s plans to reach carbon neutrality by 2025 is on track. Despite the impact from the coronavirus pandemic, the remaining three manufacturing facilities around the world will become carbon neutral on time.
Harley-Davidson India said in a press statement that it is providing updates to its customers as available and have assured them that the company’s motorcycle parts and accessories and general merchandise sales, along with after-sale services, warranty and H.O.G. activities will continue starting January 2021.
Despite exiting the diesel engine space earlier this year, Maruti Suzuki has recorded highest ever sales in October 2020, with 51% market share.
Gujarat, which houses almost two-thirds of India’s current LNG import capacity, would see the maximum number of LNG stations at 10.