The Producers Guild of America and Cadillac have announced the “Make Your Mark” short film competition. Producers nationwide will vie to have a part of their film, and name featured in Cadillac’s 30-second spot that airs on ABC during the 2015 Oscars.
TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (NYSE: TRW) will supply its Belt Drive Electric Power Steering (EPS) system to Chinese automaker Great Wall Motor Company for its next gen mid-sized Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) to be launched in 2015. SUV’s are a fast growing vehicle segment in China with 43% % sales increase in 2013 as compared to 2012 as per IHS data. TRW is also supplying its Electrically Powered Hydraulic Steering (EPHS) technology to Ferrari’s ‘LaFerrari’ – the 1st Ferrari to feature hybrid propulsion.
In celebrating Modern Family’s Australian vacation debut episode, Qantas is offering special fares to Australia from the US through May 5. The latest episode demonstrates the magic of Australia and showcases it as an ideal destination for family vacations with activities and sights for everyone.
Varying green car policies across the ASEAN region help create combinations of market “push” and “pull”, which in turn impacts future growth demand patterns and opportunities as per Frost & Sullivan.
DDR Corp. announced the installation of a 3rd Tesla Supercharger station located at Hamilton Marketplace in Hamilton, NJ. This is the 3rd state where the Supercharger station has been activated at a DDR shopping centre, after Virginia and Ohio. Growth could expand to more locations across the country by year-end.
Earlier this year, BMW had confirmed that they are working on a bigger X SUV, the biggest till date. To be called X7, this new BMW SUV is expected to be launched in the markets by 2017/18, and it will be manufactured at their plant in the US, from where it will be exported around the globe.
After giving a report on India’s top 5 car manufacturers last week, we now present India’s bottom 5 car manufacturers. This list includes Nissan, Volkswagen, Fiat, Skoda and Hindustan Motors – Mitsubishi. Datsun too features in this list, but as it was just launched, we will not include Datsun in this list. The bottom 5 car makers in India have combined market share of less than 5 percent.
Yamaha Motor India Sales Pvt. Ltd., today inaugurated its first Navjyoti-Yamaha Technical School in the National Capital Region, Majri Karala, sector 22, Rohini, New Delhi. Navjyoti-Yamaha Technical School is set up so youth receive 2-wheeler technical training, which enables them to become expert 2-wheeler technicians. As a result, they can be employed gainfully at Yamaha Dealerships.