Shobha Mathur

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Two-Wheelers

Bajaj Auto launches Dominar 400 at Rs 1.36 lakh

Two-Wheelers by Shobha Mathur Dec 15, 2016

Bajaj Auto is targeting sales of 200,000 units in the first year, which means it will account for a 20 percent market share and a Rs 2,500 crore revenue.

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Industry

AVL India shows the way to a greener future

Industry by Shobha Mathur Dec 13, 2016

With just about 1,200 days to go before BSVI norms come into play in India, automakers are close to finalising technologies to reduce tailpipe emissions....

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Commercial Vehicles

SDLG to unveil new machines at bC India 2016

Commercial Vehicles by Shobha Mathur Dec 12, 2016

Two new machines, The new L933 wheel loader and G9138 grader, will be formally launched at bC India, both of which are built at the SDLG manufacturing facility in...

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Technology

Microsoft pushes Cloud-based IoT solutions for digital transformation

Technology by Shobha Mathur Dec 12, 2016

Powered by Azure, the Microsoft cloud, the three solutions offered by Precimetrix, Teramatrix and Covacsis are helping create digital, intelligent and predictive...

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Two-Wheelers

Scooter sales in India decline after 44 months

Two-Wheelers by Shobha Mathur Dec 08, 2016

As per the November 2016 sales figures revealed by apex industry body SIAM, scooter sales are in the red after posting continuous growth for 44 months or...

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Auto Components

Spark Minda presses the growth accelerator

Auto Components by Shobha Mathur Dec 04, 2016

The Gurgaon-based Spark Minda, Ashok Minda Group, aims to consolidate operations in India and abroad. Along with capex plans of Rs 300 crore till 2018, it will...

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Industry

IAC looks to export its China training experience

Industry by Shobha Mathur Nov 26, 2016

International Automotive Components, the third largest automotive interior components supplier in the world, is driving a new worker upskilling initiative at its...

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Industry

Demonetisation leads to dip in car bookings across India

Industry by Shobha Mathur Nov 21, 2016

The government’s demonetisation move has resulted in slowing down of customer footfalls for some carmakers. Industry body SIAM says the move will severely impact...

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Auto Components

Minda TG Rubber steps up its localisation plan

Auto Components by Shobha Mathur Nov 21, 2016

Bawal-based automotive hose manufacturer bags new orders from two- and four-wheeler OEMs, plans to increase localisation to improve cost-competitiveness.

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Two-Wheelers

1 million high-performance electric two-wheelers needed in 2017 to get back to NEMMP targets

Two-Wheelers by Shobha Mathur Nov 17, 2016

FAME estimates electric two-wheelers to touch the magical 25 million mark by 2019-20 while SMEV pegs them at 250,000 units growing at a CAGR of about 8 percent...