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Fears of third wave cast a shadow on auto sector

Credits: www.financialexpress.com It is being predicted that the fear of the third wave of Covid-19 will keep many people from buying two-wheelers and cars in the next few months. However, the CV segment might see positive growth due to the increased highway construction work and the need for last mile connectivity. Last year, after the […]

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How microchip shortages stunted the automotive industry

Credits: portcitydaily.com “There are on average 1,400 microchips in a car,” Bobby Mills said, “and the build time takes around 12 weeks for each.” Last year, when the pandemic impacted production on vehicles worldwide, little did Mills know that 15 months later the aftereffects would continue inflicting his four dealerships across the southeastern Carolinas, including […]

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How To Get Mass-Market Auto Buyers Into Electric Cars

Credits: cleantechnica.com In this second part of a two-part interview with Sam Spofforth of Drive Electric USA and Clean Fuels Ohio, I talked with Sam about converting mainstream automobile buyers to electric powertrains and zero emissions. We talked a bit about how to improve consumer awareness of EVs, how to convince traditional auto buyers to go electric, and positive signs […]

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How Safety Features Have Evolved Over The Years In The Indian Automobile Industry!

Credits: www.carblogindia.com Automobile Safety is something that the India Government, carmakers and customers have started taking seriously for the past 7-odd years. After the Tata Nexon became the country’s only 5-star safety-rated vehicle at the Global NCAP. Carmakers have started manufacturing safer cars for India and the customers have grown conscious of owning a safer […]

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The automobile industry needs to steer in this direction for future success

Credits: www.weforum.org The automotive industry needs to become digitalised. Manufacturers will enjoy increased efficiency and productivity by embracing Industry 4.0. Automotive manufacturers and downstream suppliers need to implement change management strategies. Automotive companies have spent the best part of a century investing billions into their enterprise systems. It’s now time they kept pace with the […]

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Ford Motors Vs General Motors: Which Is The Better Buy?

Credits: seekingalpha.com Both companies posted solid Q1 results. Chip shortages are weighing on car manufacturers, but one has an advantage in that regard. While there are obvious similarities in the two, the differences in the companies may determine which is the better investment. It goes without saying that Ford Motor Company (F) and General Motors […]

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MARUTI SUZUKI TURNS ITS ATTENTION TO BURGEONING MIDSIZE SUV SEGMENT, READIES PRODUCT PLAN

Credits: www.firstpost.com The country’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) is looking at “some action” in the mid-SUV segment for strengthening its market share in the vertical, in order to sustain the firm’s current 50 per cent levels in the overall domestic PV sales going ahead, according to a senior company official. Currently, the mid-SUV […]

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Dutch automotive sector pushes safe, energy-efficient chips

Credits: innovationorigins.com The future of the automotive sector lies in the development and use of high-performance, energy-efficient chips that are also resistant to cyber disruption. The Netherlands doesn’t really manufacture passenger cars. The only manufacturer here is Nedcar, which makes cars on behalf of BMW. Yet our country is the world champion in the automotive […]

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BMW Gets Serious With 3 New Electric Vehicles

Credits: www.barrons.com In photos, the 2022 BMW iX xDrive50 is dominated by that huge kidney grille, which gives it the look of an eager beaver. In person, however, that feature looks much more integrated into the front-end styling. And the iX, an all-electric compact SUV based on the Vision iNext concept that BMW debuted three […]

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ŠKODA AUTO Volkswagen India Private Limited launches series production of the new SUV model KUSHAQ

Credits: www.skoda-storyboard.com › First ŠKODA KUSHAQ rolls off the production line at the Pune plant› First series model under the INDIA 2.0 project› The SUV is based on the MQB-A0-IN platform, a version of the MQB-A0 developed specifically for the Indian market› Mid-size SUV combines bold design with spaciousness, superior comfort, a high level of […]