Auto & Auto Components

Intel is working with Waymo – formerly the Google self-driving car project and now with Google’s parent company Alphabet — to advance self-driving car technology. Newest vehicles from Waymo feature Intel-based technologies for sensor processing, general compute and connectivity, “enabling real-time decisions for full autonomy in city conditions,” Xinhua reported on Tuesday.Brian Krzanich, Chief Executive […]

US-based $4.7-billion Polaris Industries is planning to assemble Indian Motorcycle and terrain vehicles in India. Till now, the company had been importing these vehicles mainly from the US for the domestic market. Polaris has a joint venture with Eicher in India that manufactures and markets personal utility vehicle Multix. Whether the motorcycles would be assembled […]

Mahindra & Mahindra has entered into a strategic alliance with US car major Ford Motor Company to explore cooperation in the sphere of products, technologies and distribution including future mobility program, connected vehicle projects, electrification of cars amongst other areas. http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/et-now/auto/mahindra-amp-mahindra-ford-team-up-to-explore-collaboration-on-electric-vehicles/videoshow/60741656.cms

TVS Motor CompanyBSE 1.43 % is in the process of developing electric two wheelers with plans to roll them out soon in the domestic market, said a senior company executive. Chennai-based company, with its prior experience in electric mobility, is developing models which it thinks would fulfil requirements of modern day customer.”We are very keen […]

Suzuki Motor Corp will invest around Rs 3,800 crore in Gujarat to add a third car production plant. The plant will have a production capacity of 2.5 lakh units annually. Company, along with its partners Toshiba and Denso, will also pump in around Rs 1,150 crore for a new unit to produce lithium ion batteries. […]

Government’s push to electric vehicles received a boost on Thursday with Maruti’s Japanese parent Suzuki Motor deciding to make electric cars at its factory in Gujarat for India and the world. It will also be the first commercially-available electric car for Suzuki. Japanese company had once showcased an all-electric version for Swift (called Swift REEV, […]

Suzuki Motor Corp will invest around Rs. 3,800 crore in Gujarat to add a third car production plant. The plant will have a production capacity of 2.5 lakh units annually. Company, along with its partners Toshiba and Denso, will also pump in around Rs. 1,150 crore for a new unit to produce lithium ion batteries. […]

Karnataka is looking to attract investments to the tune of Rs 31,000 crore from companies looking at research and development (R&D), and manufacturing of electric vehicles (EVs) in the state, at a time when the Centre is using a heavy hand to force automakers to switch to green technology. Karnataka is the first state to […]