Keeping the overall industry level in sight, FADA claims, dealers attach a higher degree of importance (27 per cent) on business viability.
The facility, based out of Bengaluru, has a maximum output of 500kWh/month. The cells will be used in the company’s in-house light commercial electric vehicles.
Stellantis has appointed new leadership positions for its two brands in India. Saurabh Vatsa will take charge of the Citroen brand while Nipun J Mahajan will lead the Jeep brand for the Indian market.
Communication functionalities too can be integrated and these include displaying or projecting messages; thus, making them also a tool for sensing and V2X (Vehicle-to-Everything) communication.
Today, for every industry, the supply chain philosophy has changed from being just-in-time to just-in-case. Therefore, businesses are increasingly opting for digital tools that help them with increased telematics and connectivity.
Skoda Auto Volkswagen India (SAVWIPL) is inviting applications for the 10th batch of its Mechatronics 2021 program in India, aimed at high-school graduates to learn new skills in the automotive sector.
Anand Group and Mando Corporation have announced a new JV to manufacture and supply Motor and Controller for the emerging two and three-Wheeler electric vehicle market.
Ather Energy is the first Indian and the second automotive company globally, after Tesla, to release an Impact Report. Here’s what does it mean along with its interesting findings!
No-code platforms are very simple and highly secure to use. They offer drag and drop features to the users and make the process as simple as eating a pie, hence saving on time and cost
Hyundai Motor India’s new headquarters has a 400 square meter green wall with live plants, 50 kW solar rooftop panels and much more.
After the completion of the transaction, the shareholding of Pierer Mobility AG in the operating KTM AG will increase from the current 51.7 percent to 98.2 percent.
An initial capacity of at least 100 MWh per year, powering 1,000 motorsport and high-performance vehicles, is expected.
ICRA warns that chip shortages, slow vaccination roll-out in some regions, logistics challenges and further lockdowns/curfews, if any, could be demand dampeners going forward.
From understanding Hinglish voice commands to offering seamless connectivity on the go, cars are getting more and more hi-tech, making the driving experience easier, smoother and smarter
The company had invested in developing the 300 cc engines that were the first of its kind in the category, Graffi said. The new line would have a capacity to make 50,000 to one lakh engines.
Tata Motors has launched a ‘Dark’ variant in four models. Would you pay a premium of Rs 20,000 to Rs 45,000 for this?
Supercapacitors have 1000 times more life than lithium-ion batteries – Dr Akshay Singhal, Founder, Log 9 MaterialsJul 23, 2021
Log 9 Materials, a Bangalore-based EV battery manufacturing company has applied its core competence in material science to develop pioneering solutions using ‘graphene’. Express Drives speaks to Dr. Akshay Singhal, the Founder of Log 9 Materials to know how supercapacitors can be a game-changer.
Further, the company is also looking at introducing a new battery recycling facility in Kandla, Gujarat.
At the recent launch of the Lamborghini Huracan STO, we got in touch with the brand’s India bossman – Sharad Agarwal. Here are some interesting insights from the interview and also, how Lamborghini plans to add more customers to its family in India.
Bajaj is focusing on building R&D capability, distribution and after service as these are important to scale up and because the semiconductor shortage also impacts volumes in the EV segment.
The two- and three-wheeler major’s turnover also doubled to Rs 7,715 crore, as did revenue from operations to Rs 7,386 crore. The performance in the June quarter was not comparable to either Q1FY20 or Q4FY21 due to lockdowns and restrictions.
Audi India has also introduced a buyback policy with the e-tron. “If a customer decides to sell the e-tron after a year, we will give her 60% of the cost of the car, after two years we will give 55% of the cost price back, and after three years 50%,” Dhillon said.
Ola Scooter saw one lakh reservations in the first 24 hours since opening reservations last Thursday. Customers who reserve their scooter with a refundable deposit of Rs 499 ahead of the launch will get priority doorstep delivery.
The worldwide supply chain is sensitive to glitches — René Krahn, Plant and Location Manager, ContinentalJul 22, 2021
Continental is highlighting the developments it’s making in the industry. In the latest segment, Continental showcased its Industry 4.0 model plant and, René Krahn, the Plant and Location Manager, spoke to Express Drives on the developments.
Parag says, “The growth of non-agriculture vehicles in rural and semi-rural is going to spur demand. These regions will be strategically targeted in the near future.”
We are working on two key pillars — one is how can we bring the new models faster to the market. So, we want to bring the new Lamborghinis at the same time when we start delivering the new models to our customers in other parts of the world. When we launched Urus (super SUV), India was the top five markets to launch the car.
Continental, the German automotive parts manufacturer, is celebrating 150 years. We take a look at its tyre manufacturing milestones over time to see key achievements in the last 150 years.