Articles tagged under: automobile

Bajaj auto launches country’s first Quardricycle in Gujarat

March 27, 2019
Bajaj auto launches country’s first Quardricycle in Gujarat

Ahmedabad: Bajaj Auto – leading manufacturer of three-wheelers, today announced the launch of country's first Quardricycle 'Qute' in the state of Gujarat. General Manager Sales, Intracity Business Unit of the company Navneet Sahni and DGM (Business Planning) Prashant Ahir said that the launch of Qute comes in line with the acceptance of the ‘Quadricycle’ as a new category from the government of Gujarat. “We are delighted with the launch of Qute in Gujarat. Apart from...Read More

Ashok Leyland bags GSRTC order for supply of 1290 Buses

March 08, 2019
Ashok Leyland bags GSRTC order for supply of 1290 Buses

Chennai: Ashok Leyland, flagship arm of the Hinduja Group, and India’s largest Bus manufacturer, today announced that it had bagged an order from GSRTC (Gujarat State Roadways Corporation) for 1290 buses. This order comes closely on the back of 2580 bus orders received from various state transport undertakings recently. Ashok Leyland is currently the 4th largest manufacturer of buses in the world and India’s largest bus manufacturer. This order would further consolidate its leadership...Read More

Classic Legends’ Jawa Motorcycles enters Gujarat with first showroom in Ahmedabad

February 18, 2019
Classic Legends’ Jawa Motorcycles enters Gujarat with first showroom in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: Classic Legends Pvt. Ltd. today launched its first Jawa Motorcycles dealership in Ahmedabad at Riya Bikes near Vijay Cross road here which is 43rd in India. The company has target of opening 100+ dealerships. The brand will also be inaugurating dealerships in Rajkot, Surat and Vadodara to bring Jawa Motorcycles closer to customers in Gujarat. Boman Irani, Chairman & Managing Director, Rustomjee Group inaugurated the showroom, amidst a throng of Jawa aficionados and customers. T...Read More

Gujarat is becoming more and more important for Suzuki Group: Toshihiro Suzuki shares company’s future plans here

January 18, 2019

Gandhinagar: Speaking at inaugural function of Vibrant Gujarat Summit - 2019 at Mahatma Mandir here, Toshihiro Suzuki, President and COO, Suzuki Motors, said his company plans to commission third assembly plants of Suzuki Motors Gujarat in 2020 which will enhance annual production capacity of Suzuki Motors Gujarat to 750,000 units. He said engine and transmission plant in Gujarat will start production shortly enabling integrated manufacturing. Toshihiro Suzuki announced company's plans...Read More

Suzuki to start building second car manufacturing plant in Gujarat by 2021

October 14, 2018
Suzuki to start building second car manufacturing plant in Gujarat by 2021

Ahmedabad: Suzuki Motor Corporation (SMC) is expected to begin construction of its Rs 9,000 cror second manufacturing plant at Vithalapur in Gujarat, some 35 kms from its existing plant in Hansalpur near Mehsana, by 2021, according to a report in the Times of India which also adds that the land acquisition for the new plant at Vithalapur is likely to be completed soon. Already in possession of 400 acres land, Suzuki is the process of acquiring another 100 acres and additional 60 acres will be al...Read More

Tata International DLT launches India’s first intelligent trailer at TT&T Expo in Gujarat

August 03, 2018
Tata International DLT launches India’s first intelligent trailer at TT&T Expo in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: Tata International DLT today launched India’s first intelligent trailer on the inaugural day of 3 day Truck Trailer and Tyre Expo at Gandhinagar. Tata DLT’s Intelligent Trailer is fitted with state-of-the-art technology that provides data required for optimizing operation and maintenance of trailer to the operator as well as the fleet manager, thereby reducing the dependence on manual tracking. The Intelligent Trailer will help in reducing the number of road...Read More

Electric buses on Ahmedabad BRTS route from January 2019; Flash charging buses also on cards

July 27, 2018
Electric buses on Ahmedabad BRTS route from January 2019; Flash charging buses also on cards

By Japan K Pathak Ahmedabad: The city of Ahmedabad will see operations of electric buses on Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS) corridor in the month of January next year. Karthik Athmanathan, Head EV & eMobiliy Solutions, Ashok Leyland Ltd speaking to media persons on the sidelines of CII Expo and Conference on e-Mobility here today in reply to a question said this. He said, 'we have letter of allotment for 50 electric buses for Ahmedabad. The contract needs us to start running them in the...Read More

First batch of 254 students complete certificate course at Japan-India Institute for Manufacturing (JIM) in Gujarat

July 04, 2018
First batch of 254 students complete certificate course at Japan-India Institute for Manufacturing (JIM) in Gujarat

Mahesana: The first batch of 254 students from the Japan-India Institute for Manufacturing (JIM) in Mehsana, Gujarat, has completed their course. Earlier today, they received the ‘Certificate of Course Completion’ for skills in Japanese Manufacturing Practices and Processes, at the Maruti Suzuki-supported institute in association with Ganpat University. The certificates were awarded by Ryoji Noda, Consul-General of Japan in Mumbai, Kenichi Ayukawa, managing director and CEO and A K Tomer,...Read More

Exide Industry to acquire immovable & movable assets of Tudor India within a month in Gujarat

June 25, 2018
Exide Industry to acquire immovable & movable assets of Tudor India within a month in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: India’s largest locomotive battery-maker Exide Industry has entered into an “Asset Purchase Agreement” with Tudor India to acquire the latter’s Gujarat-based facility. The purchase transaction is expected to be completed within a month. Tudor is the Indian arm of the US-based Exide Technologies. In May 2017, Exide Industries had reached an out-of-court settlement with Exide Technologies for using the “Exide” mark in India. Exide Industry enjoys leadership position ...Read More

Honda not in hurry to set up car manufacturing plant in Gujarat

May 25, 2018
Honda not in hurry to set up car manufacturing plant in Gujarat

Ahmedabad: The Government of Gujarat is in process to acquire land for future car manufacturing plant in the State, said Rajesh Goel, Senior Vice President and Director, Marketing and Sales, Honda Cars India Limited adding that the company's Gujarat plans are for future requirements. 'We have total 2,80,000 unit total manufacturing capacity in our two car manufacturing plants in India at Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh, against which total production was 1,70,000 units last year. We have capaci...Read More