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DSM Engineering’s metal-replacing plastics key to its future growth

by Amit Panday Oct 22, 2017

DSM’s lightweight materials are widely used by the automotive industry. Some critical components wherein DSM materials are applied include under-the-bonnet parts like air intake...




Beyond Make in India: design and develop in India now imperative

Industry by Sumantra B Barooah and Mayank Dhingra Oct 21, 2017

The recent Make in India campaign further aims to incentivise production, leveraging the full potential of the country’s manufacturing prowess and prompting...

Auto Components

Total Oil’s R&D centre in Mumbai accelerates its India growth story

Auto Components by Nilesh Wadhwa Oct 20, 2017

Total Oil’s India innings began 25 years ago, in 1993, when it introduced lubricants for automotive and industrial applications.

Passenger Vehicles

Tata Motors makes the con-Nexon with compact SUV market

Passenger Vehicles by Nilesh Wadhwa and Mayank Dhingra Oct 19, 2017

The Nexon comes with aggressive introductory pricing – it starts at Rs 585,000 for the base XE petrol variant and goes up to Rs 944,900 (ex-showroom, Delhi) for...

Auto Components

NGK Spark Plugs targets 50% share of India aftermarket

Auto Components by Mayank Dhingra Oct 15, 2017

Considering India is not a do-it-yourself market, NGK Spark Plugs India took it upon itself to educate the decision makers – the mechanics – on how to go about...


Pricol gets future ready, to bring oxygen sensors ahead of BS VI

Industry by Kiran Bajad Oct 14, 2017

With this strategic partnership, Pricol plans to expand its sensors portfolio in India and be ready for the upcoming Bharat Standard (BS) VI emission norms which...