Meritor opens new axle assembly plant in India

Meritor has announced the opening of a new $36.5 million axle assembly facility at Automotive axles, its joint venture with Kalyani group along with a state-of-the-art research and development centre in Mysore, India. The new assembly facility expands Meritor India’s production capacity by 25 percent, equipping it to better serve customers in the commercial vehicle, off-highway and defence sectors. […]

Continental develops combined camera system for automated driving

Continental has developed an appropriate solution in the form of a combined camera system comprising an inward-looking infra-red camera and an outward-looking camera. This system monitors both the driver in the driver’s seat, continuously detecting whether he or she is able to take responsibility for driving, as well as the traffic situation in front of […]

Continental Toulouse Plant Always On The Brink Of Innovation

Continental, a technology company that serves mobility of the future, develops intelligent technologies for the transport of goods and people. It serves industries across the world through five divisions: Chassis & Safety, Powertrain, Interior, Tyres, and ContiTech. In France, the company is present in 18 sites and Continental Automotive in Toulouse is its headquarters. Having […]

Ashok Leyland premium midi-bus OYSTER launched in India

Ashok Leyland has launched the OYSTER – its next-generation A.C. midi-bus, in the premium category, in India. It is a multi-purpose premium A.C. bus, designed and manufactured in-house, for staff and tourist commute. With an aesthetically appealing smiley face, plush interiors and loads of convenient features, OYSTER is the best-in-class A.C. midi bus with a segment-best seating capacity of […]

Prawaas 2019 Passenger Mobility Conference underway in Mumbai, India

The second edition of Prawaas 2019, India’s most definitive conference on passenger mobility with the theme ‘Safe, Smart and Sustainable Passenger Mobility’ was flagged off to a rousing response at CIDCOExhibition Centre, Vashi, Navi Mumbai on July 25, 2009. The three-day conference was organised by Bus and Car Operators Confederation of India (BOCI). The inaugural event […]

Indian Auto industry crisis could lead to one million job cuts, says ACMA

The current 15 to 20 per cent cut in vehicle production in India has led to a crisis like situation in the auto component sector. If the trend continues, an estimated ten-lakh people could be laid-off, says Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA). The association has recently announced the findings of its Industry Performance Review for […]