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.
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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 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.
Vehicle retail sales nosedive in December in spite of discounts
The number of registrations at RTOs came down by 15% in December as compared to a year ago.
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.
Niti Aayog seeks Cabinet nod for battery push
The move is part of an effort to push use of EVs, for which high battery cost is a big hurdle. The batteries, currently being imported, account for more than half the cost of an EV and local manufacturing could help bring this down. The projects would cost as much as $5 billion (Rs 35,500 crore).
Maruti Suzuki sells 5 lakh BS-VI vehicles ahead of implementation of new emission norms
"This achievement reaffirms the growth potential of new engines and technologies in India," MSIL Managing Director & CEO Kenichi Ayukawa said. He further said,"Early introduction of the BS-VI compliant engine in our popular models represents our commitment to the government's vision for clean and green environment."
Shared mobility startup Bounce raises $105 mn in fresh funding
Bounce currently operates its dockless scooters in Bengaluru and Hyderabad with a fleet of 13, 000 and 2, 000 vehicles respectively. It's docked scooter rental service is available to commuters in over 35 cities.
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.
Amazon India to include 10,000 EVs in delivery fleet by 2025
The announcement comes days after the American e-tail giant had announced investment of $1 billion for digitising small and medium businesses, and creation of one million jobs by 2025.
Daimler 2019 profit down by half, diesel scandal weighs
Daimler said that its 2019 earnings before interest and tax are expected to slump to 5.6 billion euros ($6.2 billion) from 11.1 billion euros a year earlier.
Financing may not come easy for purchase of high-priced EVs
Financiers said e-car sales must show up sufficiently on the dashboard for them to build a viable finance plan.
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.
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