Ashok Leyland receives BS-VI certification for full range of trucks

Ashok Leyland has become the first Indian OEM to meet the BS-VI emission norms across the full range of heavy-duty trucks (GVW of 16.2T and above). Dr N. Saravanan, Chief Technology Officer, Ashok Leyland, received the certificates, confirming compliance to BS-VI emission standard, from Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) on August 29, 2019. ARAI […]

TVS Eurogrip brand tyres launched for millennials

TVS Srichakra has launched the brand ‘TVS Eurogrip’, after extensive consumer research and significant investments in global R&D, design and technology platforms, targeted at meeting the needs of the millennial customer. TVS Eurogrip is designed with global expertise, made in India and sold across the globe. P Vijayaraghavan, Director, TVS Srichakra, said, “India will remain a promising market […]

TVS Motor Singapore invests $3.2 million in AI firm

TVS Motor Singapore, a wholly-owned subsidiary of TVS Motor Company, India, has signed definitive agreements to invest $3.2 million in Predictronics Corporation, a US corporation, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, which specialises in providing end-to-end predictive maintenance analytics solutions. Predictronics’ solutions combine expertise in IIoT, Industrial AI, Big Data, Machine Learning, and Predictive Analytics to remove […]

Reduce GST to 18%, urges SIAM

The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) President Rajan Wadhera has reiterated the request of the Auto Industry for an immediate reduction in the GST rate to 18 percent. Need for an immediate reduction in GST rates has been agreed unanimously amongst all members of the Automobile Manufacturers including the two-wheeler OEMs. “This was also reiterated at a recent […]