Galaxy of experts to speak at Asian Powertrain Conference

The Who’s Who of the Automotive industry will speak at the first ever Asian Powertrain Conference 2018, organised by AutoParts Asia Magazine and Asian Business Media (ABM). The high-voltage event will be held on November 15-16, 2018, at Hyatt Regency, Chennai, India. The two-day event will strive to discuss the challenges and opportunities in the emerging […]

Our Focus Will Be To Reduce Testing Time: S Ramanathan

The New Delhi-based Automotive Test Systems (ATS) has been focussing on ‘front-loading’ concept to maximize efficiency and reduce cost and time of testing. Maximizing efficiency is minimizing looping back to fix unanticipated problems during development. Front-loading is the term for building knowledge in an early stage to eliminate any loop back in the development process, […]

A Growing Market

  India has been one of the fastest growing markets for Continental in the last 10 years: Prashanth Doreswamy Q: What is your own outlook on the Indian automotive industry? A: I think it will peak in the next five years for both passenger cars and CVs. GST is having an effect and there is […]

New Powertrains To Affect Auto Parts Business

By Louis Rumao: The anticipated growth of Autonomous Connected Electric (ACE) vehicle segment may blindside some current auto parts suppliers The term “disruption” and “disruptive” always had a negative connotation – disturbance or problems that interrupt an event, activity or process. But in 1995, Clayton M. Christensen and colleagues coined the term “disruptive innovation” to […]

Auto Industry in 2030

By Louis Rumao: Disruptive technologies, environmental issues, changing demographics and the economic volatility in the emerging markets make predicting the future of automotive industry difficult. Technology-driven trends will revolutionize the way industry players respond to changing consumer behavior, develop partnerships, and drive transformational change. Nobody can predict the future, still every business needs to plan […]

Lucas Indian Service Leads With Complete Solutions

Lucas Indian Service (LIS) established in 1930, is a specialist organisation in sales and service of Lucas-TVS auto electricals and Delphi-TVS diesel fuel injection equipment. LIS also manufactures automotive products and covers the country through its regional offices and branches equipped with warehousing facilities. The widespread distribution network of LIS reaches 1,250 towns and cities. […]

Delphi Announces Plans for Tax-Free Spin-Off of Powertrain Segment

Delphi Automotive PLC today announced its intention to execute a tax-free spin-off of its Powertrain Systems segment into a new, independent publicly traded company (“Powertrain”). Immediately following the transaction, which is expected to be completed by March 2018, Delphi shareholders will own shares of both companies. “Today’s announcement represents an exciting opportunity for our businesses […]