Japan-India Institute for Manufacturing certifies first batch of 254 students
The institute trains students in eight automobile manufacturing-related skills. It also includes a training module in Japanese soft skills like kaizen, 5S and 3G.
Wolf-Henning Scheider: ‘We are counting on India for good opportunitie...
by Amit Panday 29 Jun 2018
ZF held its annual Technology Day earlier this week in its home-town of Friedrichshafen. CEO Wolf-Henning Scheider spoke to Amit Panday on the company...
Maruti Suzuki to set up skill centres at 400 Tier 1 vendors
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 14 Jun 2018
Maruti Suzuki is working together with its Tier 1 suppliers to set up over 400 Dojo training centres by 2020. While the carmaker will help with the c...
Freudenberg Group invests Rs 210 crore in a new plant in Chennai
by Kiran Bajad 01 Jun 2018
The plant will manufacture high-quality sealing and vibration control solutions for the automotive and other sectors.
Toyota and Suzuki to develop compact, ultra-high-efficiency powertrain...
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 25 May 2018
Suzuki Motor Corporation's Osamu Suzuki says it will receive support from the partnership for the development of a compact, ultra-high-efficiency powe...
Indian PV exports slump amidst piling cess credit concerns
by Mayank Dhingra 14 May 2018
With a deadlock in outstanding amount of state compensatory cess, implemented with GST still to be credited/refunded back to Indian PV OEMs, exports t...
Yamaha and Uttar Pradesh Government sign MOU to promote skill developm...
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 07 May 2018
The initiative is aimed towards creating future shop floor leaders acquainted with the Japanese style of manufacturing and working methods.
Pritika Auto bags Make In India Foundation award
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 09 Apr 2018
Chandigarh-based Pritika Auto Industries manufactures a wide range of products such as axle housings, wheel housings and hydraulic lift housings.
India's PV exports grow by 250% over a decade
by Mayank Dhingra 05 Apr 2018
Overseas shipments of passenger vehicles, which were a modest 217,054 units in FY2008, have seen a 250 percent – or two-and-half times – growth, to 75...
Toyota and Suzuki confirm models to exchange under alliance pact for I...
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 29 Mar 2018
While Suzuki will supply the Baleno sedan and Vitara Brezza compact SUV to Toyota, Toyota will supply the Corolla sedan to Suzuki.
Government to incentivise EV battery manufacturing in India
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 26 Mar 2018
R K Singh, Union Minister of State, Independent Charge, Power and New & Renewable Energy, said that the government would incentivise battery manufactu...
Robust PV, CV, 2W sales to see component industry notch smart gains in...
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 02 Mar 2018
India's auto component industry looks set to achieve 13-15 percent growth this fiscal due to strong domestic demand from passenger vehicle, commercial...
Triumph to expand CKD assembly to 90 percent of model range, introduce...
by Mayank Dhingra 27 Feb 2018
Triumph Motorcycles India, which has been impacted by the recent hike in customs duty on CKDs, looks to make its products more affordable.
SIAM sees mass-scale electric mobility in India by 2047
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 20 Dec 2017
SIAM says it aims to achieve new vehicle sales as 100 percent electrified vehicles (battery electric and fuel cell vehicles) by 2047.
Union minister Anant Geete bats for pragmatic approach to future mobil...
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 15 Dec 2017
Speaking at the valedictory function of ITEC India in Pune, Anant Geete urges a realistic roadmap for future mobility in India, calls for industry and...
'India could be the first market where Adient might pursue aftermarket...
by Amit Panday 09 Dec 2017
Adient, the global leader in automotive seating, is bullish on India. Murali Rajagopalan, Director & Country Manager, Adient India, tells Amit Panday ...
Hyundai rolls out its 5-millionth car in India
by Mayank Dhingra 28 Nov 2017
The Korean carmaker has taken 21 years to achieve the landmark of 5 million cars in the domestic market.
Toyota and Suzuki to introduce EVs in India by 2020
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 17 Nov 2017
It is understood that Suzuki will produce EVs for the Indian market and supply some to Toyota, while Toyota is to provide the technical support.
‘We want to build and supply Nortons in India by end-2018.’
by Amit Panday 11 Nov 2017
Stuart Garner, CEO and owner of legendary British brand Norton Motorcycles, which has inked a JV with India's Kinetic Group, reveals the make-in-India...
National Highways have increased from 96,000km to 170,000km in 3 years...
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 04 Nov 2017
Fast pace of construction sees speedy growth of NH network. Transport minister says government is committed to providing world-class transport and log...
Honda’s global production soars in H1 FY2018, India contributes 3.28%
by Mayank Dhingra 30 Oct 2017
Honda’s 30 manufacturing facilities spread across the world cumulatively produced 2,556,999 units (+4.3%) between April-September 2017 (H1 FY2018). Ho...