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Eyeing leadership position in electric vehicle segment: Tata Motors
"As far as Tata Motors is concerned, we want to establish ourselves as leaders in the EV space. We have taken up the mission that we should be ahead in terms of EV technology," Tata Motors President Electric Mobility Buisness Shailesh Chandra told in an interview.
MG Motor India eyes increasing production of SUV Hector by up to 30%
MG Motor India plans to increase production of its SUV Hector by around ...
Force Motors plans Rs 600-cr capex to develop 2 new models
The BSVI-compliant vehicle will also be available in electric and CNG versions and...
Chinese rescue auto expo, book 20% space
With a large number of manufacturers giving this edition of Auto Expo 2020 a miss, including top names such as BMW, Audi, Jaguar etc. the biennial event has literally been rescued by the Chinese makers who have booked over 20% of the total 40,000 sq meters at hand.
Air bag woes force Honda, Toyota to recall 6 million vehicles
The Toyota recall affects about 3.4 million vehicles globally and is being done because the air bags may not inflate in a crash. The cars have air bag control computers made by ZF-TRW that are vulnerable to electrical interference and may not signal the bags to inflate.
ZS EV: MG Motor India launches its first EV at Rs 20.88 lakh, receives 2800 bookings
The vehicle comes strapped with a 44.5 kWh battery, delivering a range of around 340 km on a single charge. The company will begin with sales of the MG ZS EV in Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Ahmedabad and Hyderabad.
Can CAFÉ push electric vehicles?
The transportation sector is said to comprise about 20% of global greenhouse gas emissions. Reduction of emissions from motor vehicles, which comprise about 90% of the sector, is thus paramount for the attainment of the target.
Tata Motors to soon have half-a-dozen EVs
Tata Motors is readying a portfolio of about half-a-dozen vehicles targeted at prospective buyers of EVs.
Tata AutoComp enters JV with Chinese company to make electric vehicle components
Tata AutoComp has 10 other similar joint ventures in partnership with leading companies from the global auto component industry through which it manufactures and markets a variety of automotive components and systems. It has 36 manufacturing facilities spread across India and 9 facilities spread across North America, Latin America, Europe and China.
Chinese decimation of Indian phonemakers is complete. Automakers next?
Chinese firms created massive ripples at a time when US giants like Amazon and FB/WhatsApp face political heat.
Kia Motors eyes full capacity utilisation in India with slew of new models
Kia Motors' manufacturing facility in Andhra Pradesh has an installed production capacity to roll out 3 lakh units per annum on a three shift basis.
How e-invoicing under GST will help businesses in the long run
Adopting e- invoicing will save the government a staggering 450 million dollars annually.
Passenger vehicle exports rise 6 per cent in April-Dec; Hyundai, Ford lead the pack
Car shipments saw 4.44 per cent growth at 4,04,552 units, while utility vehicle exports saw a rise of 11.14 per cent at 1,33,511 units during the April-December period, the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers' data showed.
India’s electric car ambitions could stumble on lack of lithium
India’s EV production will rely on imports from China of lithium chemicals used to make cathodes and battery cells, according to Jasmeet Singh Kalsi, director at Manikaran Power Ltd., which is exploring setting up India’s first lithium refinery. “China has a thriving lithium chemical, battery cathode, battery cell and EV supply chain. India has none.”
MG’s electric ZS SUV outsells EVs of M&M, Tata and Hyundai at launch
MG Motors, a subsidiary of Chinese auto major SAIC, has invested over Rs 3,000 crore in India so far, and is now preparing to pump in additional investments to launch new models.
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