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Altigreen sends a hybrid message in a retrofit kit

by Shobha Mathur Jan 06, 2017

Bangalore-based start-up Altigreen Propulsion Labs has developed HyPixi, a hybrid electric retrofit kit targeted at taxi and light commercial vehicle fleets.




Ricardo eyes plethora of opportunities as Indian automakers gear up for BS VI emission regime

Technology by Amit Panday Oct 13, 2016

Ricardo Software guns for opportunities aplenty as the India market opens up to the upcoming BS VI emission norms, real-world fuel consumption and economy.


Ford is all ears to engine sounds

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Apr 05, 2016

American carmaker employs specially trained ‘engine listeners’ to pick up any imperfections that are then addressed before 2.3-litre EcoBoost engines are fitted...


Ford’s 1.0-litre EcoBoost wins best small engine ‘Oscar’ for fifth year running

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Jun 03, 2016

The award-winning engine powered one in five vehicles sold in Europe in 2015. In India, it powers the EcoSport SUV.


'Somewhere around 2027, in sheer numbers the Internal Combustion engine may peak.'

Technology by Sumantra B Barooah Jan 08, 2017

Continental AG’s Board Member, Powertrain Division, talks about the future of the IC engine, new scope for GDI in India and how successfully meeting the BSVI...


Mercedes-Benz invests €3 billion in more efficient engine technology

Technology by Autocar Pro News Desk May 27, 2016

Along with a new family of diesel engines that fulfill future RDE requirements, Mercedes is also planning for petrol engines with particulate filters in the future.