Parts & Components

Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts Qualifies for Incentive Under PLI Scheme

Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts Pvt Ltd (TKAP), a part of Toyota Group of companies, has announced that it has received the Domestic Value Addition (DVA) Certificate for xEV Transaxle (e-Drive) under the Production Linked Incentive (PLI) Scheme for Advanced Automotive Technology (AAT) products. This development renders TKAP eligible to avail incentives under the Scheme. TKAP’s […]

Two & Three Wheeler

TVS HLX marks a decade In international markets

Company expresses gratitude by launching TVS HLX 150F – a variant with ecothrust engine, added safety features and newer styling TVS Motor Company (TVSM), a leading global automaker that operates in the two and three-wheeler segments, has announced that its best-selling, TVS HLX line of two-wheelers, has crossed the milestone of 3.5 MN customers in international […]

Passenger Vehicles

Škoda Auto Volkswagen India awarded Platinum Rating for Green Manufacturing Warehouse

Škoda Auto Volkswagen India Private Limited (SAVWIPL) has been recognised as the first automaker to receive the prestigious Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) Platinum certification in the Indian Automotive Industry in the owner-occupied category. This stands as a testament to the consistent eco-friendly initiatives undertaken by the organisation to reduce its carbon footprint. Built with […]

Passenger Vehicles

VinFast breaks ground at Thoothukudi for first Indian plant 

Move marks a major milestone in its global expansion VinFast Auto, Vietnam’s leading electric vehicle manufacturer, celebrated a momentous occasion, with the groundbreaking ceremony for its first manufacturing facility in India. This ceremony not only signifies a major leap in VinFast’s global expansion but also reaffirms its commitment to driving the transition to green mobility locally and […]

tyres

Apollo Tyres hosts experiential drive for EnduTrax range at NATRAX

Tyre maker’s tech prowess in truck & bus radial segment in full display The infrastructure segment in the country is growing at a fast pace, and it is further getting a shot-in-the-arm due to the increased spending by the government year-after-year. The leading tyre maker, Apollo Tyres, which has been looking at leveraging this growth […]

tyres

Michelin joins Antin and Enviro to announce construction of first end-of-life tire-recycling plant in Sweden

Leading global tyre maker, Michelin has joins Antin and Enviro to announce the finalization of a shared investment plan for the construction of a first end-of-life tire recycling plant in Uddevalla, Sweden. The project will be based on Enviro’s unique pyrolysis technology with the ability to extract raw materials from multi-component products. The joint venture […]

Trucks

Ashok Leyland celebrates 3 million vehicles production milestone

Ashok Leyland has announced the production rollout of its 3 millionth vehicle. The event took place at its the state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Pantnagar, Uttarakhand. This significant achievement highlights Ashok Leyland’s enduring dedication to innovation, technological advancement, and strong customer relationships. Ashok Leyland has been a driving force in the Indian and international commercial vehicle […]

Service & Maintenance

Turtle Wax celebrates 5th Anniversary in India

Introduces all-new paint protection film across Car Care Studios, inaugurates its first-ever experience centre Turtle Wax, Inc., an award-winning Chicago-based car care company, has announced the completion of 5 successful years of its operations in India. With a rich global history of over 75 years of excellence in providing car enthusiasts with formulas to meet […]

Dealerships Service & Maintenance

BharatBenz expands sales & service footprint in Central India with new dealership in Indore

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV), the wholly-owned subsidiary of Daimler Truck AG has added a new 3S (Sales, Service and Spares) BharatBenz dealership to its network in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, partnering with PPS Trucking. This facility is the 17 BharatBenz sales and service location in the state; the other 16 locations are situated in Indore […]

Skill Development

Toyota Kirloskar Motor Signs MoU with Govt of Karnataka, for Establishing Advanced Centre of Excellence

In a significant move towards fostering excellence in education and skill development, Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Department of Technical Education, Government of Karnataka. The MoU aims to establish Advanced Centres of Excellence (ACoE) in several colleges across the State and as a pilot aims to initiate […]

COMPONENTS Construction Equipment

“We foresee India becoming a vital production center for us” – Makersan

N. Balasubramanian had the opportunity to sit down for an interview with Oktay Pehlivanoglu, Global Marketing Director, Makersan, during EXCON 2023. The conversation delves into Makersan’s strategic presence at the exhibition, their focus on the construction equipment segment, unique offerings in the mechatronics space, and the significance of India in Makersan’s global business strategy. Let’s […]

COMPONENTS Construction Equipment

Empowering Construction and Beyond

A Conversation with Gajanan V. Gandhe, Country Lead and Vice President of Dana India In an exclusive interview at EXCON 2023, Motorindia’s N. Balasubramanian sat down with Gajanan V. Gandhe, Country Lead and Vice President of Dana India, to delve into Dana’s pivotal role in the construction equipment sector, electrification trends, and the company’s expansive […]

Logistics

TVS SCS extends contract with Rolls-Royce for 5 years

TVS Supply Chain Solutions Limited, a global supply chain solutions provider and one of the largest and fastest growing integrated supply chain solutions providers in India, has announced that their contract with Rolls-Royce, a global leader in technology and innovation, has been extended for five years until 2029. The partnership extension is for the state-of-the-art Parts […]

Lubricants

BPCL unveils first mobile MAK Adblue dispenser in Kolkata

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), India’s Fortune 500 Maharatna Energy Conglomerate, introduces a pioneering solution for eco-friendly fuel accessibility in Kolkata with the unveiling of its first-ever Mobile MAK Adblue Dispenser. Under the leadership of Shri Sukhmal Jain, Director Marketing at BPCL, this innovative dispenser marks a noteworthy achievement in the company’s commitment to environmental […]

Distribution & Retail Service & Maintenance

Mitsubishi partners with TVS Mobility to provide Integrated Vehicle Mobility solutions in India

TVS Mobility (Demerged from T V Sundram Iyengar & Sons Private Limited), operates in the Indian Automotive Distribution and Aftermarket Industry. It has established manufacturing (components), and integrated aftermarket platform in India. TVS Mobility has announced a Joint Venture with the Japanese conglomerate Mitsubishi Corporation (MC), a globally integrated business enterprise with a network of […]