Auto ancillaries

Automakers told to create complete ecosystem for electric vehicles, eliminate imports

27 Aug 2021

Bharat Forge teams up with Tork Motors to enter EV space in India

24 Aug 2021

Lithium reserves found in Mandya district of Karnataka

19 Feb 2020

CCI approves ZF’s acquisition of WABCO Holdings Inc

17 Feb 2020

Auto sector slump could cost a million jobs, say parts makers

25 Jul 2019

Capex by auto part cos seen high at ~Rs 24,000 crore over 2 fiscals

17 Dec 2018

Bosch working on retrofit electric passenger vehicles: report

19 Oct 2018

Bosch has been working to improve the energy efficiency of individual components and the system as a whole in order to further increase electric vehicles’ range

Vizag start-up to produce thermal batteries for EVs

06 Aug 2018

Isro’s lithium-ion cell tech offer gets response from over 130 companies

17 Jul 2018

Bosch profit up 17% at € 5.3 bn as revenue hits record €78.1 bn

25 Apr 2018

With all business sectors contributing to the positive results, Bosh said earnings before interest and tax from operations rose 17 per cent over 2016

Motherson Sumi to acquire Reydel Automotive Group for $201 million

03 Apr 2018

Arvind in pact with US-based Adient to make automotive fabrics in India

21 Mar 2018

Mahindra ties up with Korea's LG Chem for India-focused batteries

28 Feb 2018

LG Chem will develop a lithium-ion cell for Indian applications and will also supply cells based on NMC (nickel-manganese-cobalt) chemistry with high energy density for Mahindra EVs

Bosch sets up ‘Agile Project House’, plans 10,000 Indian hires

08 Feb 2018

While the German auto parts supplier will go full ahead on electric mobility technologies in India, it does not see pure electric vehicles forming more than 10-18 per cent of the global total by 2030

Exide launches 'Epiq’ battery with 6-year warranty

06 Jan 2018

Suzuki starts work on India’s first lithium-ion battery unit

15 Sep 2017

The Rs1,150 crore lithium-ion battery manufacturing unit in Gujarat, to be set up jointly with Japanese partners Toshiba and Denso, will help reduce battery cost for electric and hybrid vehicles in India

Parts makers sceptical about supposed electric car boom

19 Aug 2017

Robert Bosch to sell starters and generators subsidiary to Chinese consortium for $595 mn

03 May 2017

Suzuki, Toshiba and Denso in JV to manufacture lithium-ion batteries in India

15 Apr 2017

The move by the Japanese companies comes at a time when the Indian automotive infrastructure is exploring the possibilities of mass manufacture of electric vehicles

Isro to share lithium-ion battery technology for electric vehicles

10 Apr 2017

Motherson Sumi acquires Finland’s PKC Group for €571 mn

27 Mar 2017

The acquisition will help auto component major Motherson Sumi Systems expand its footprint significantly in the American and European commercial vehicle segment

Panasonic to become majority owner of Spanish auto parts maker Ficosa

22 Mar 2017

Exploding airbags: Takata pleads guilty ahead of $1-bn deal

28 Feb 2017

Subros starts supplying a/c parts to Suzuki’s Gujarat plant

13 Feb 2017

Motherson Sumi to acquire Finnish truckwire maker PKC Group

20 Jan 2017