Bajaj Auto is on the Forbes list of worldâ€™s leading 100 innovative companies. The Pune based automotive major is among top five companies on this prestigious list for the year 2014 in a ranking at No. 96 and is accompanied by five other Indian companies to include Hindustan Unilever, Tata Consultancy Services, L&T and Sun Pharma.
Auto Component Manufacturers Association, (ACMA) of India and Pakistan Association of Automotive Parts & Accessories Manufacturers (PAAPAM) of Pakistan, have entered into a joint agreement for building up of supply chains via the Wagah route. Delegation from ACMA visited their Pakistani counterparts where an MoU to this effect was signed on August 22, 2014 in Lahore.
Word is officially out, launch of much awaited KTM RC 390 and RC 200 sports bikes is set to take place on 9th of September 2014 in Pune.
TVS Motor Company has announced plans of launching two new bikes in coming six months. One of them would be a commuter, resurrection of Victor nameplate and other would add to entry level performance bike segment under Apache banner.
Mahindra 2 Wheelers has launched their new Centuro Rockstar variant in India at a price of INR 43,700. This new Centuro Rockstar will compete with Honda Dream Neo, TVS Star City+, Hero Passion Pro and Bajaj Discover 100M and is one of five new launches planned by the company for this year.
Following the 2014 Indian Chief range, Polaris India Pvt. Ltd has brought in the new Indian Scout. Bookings are being accepted from today at a starting launch price of Rs. 11.99 lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi).
Hero MotoCorp has already revealed that they have plans for new launches this year. Whatever these new launches were, we were not expecting HX250R to be a part of it. But if we are to believe Zigwheels, that is exactly what Hero is going to launch in November this year. This means that the HX250R will be launched before Yamaha R25, launch of which is delayed to 2015.
Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India is working on its Wave 2.0 strategy blue-print to improve market penetration. Keita Muramatsu (CEO & President, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd.) and Prabhu Nagraj (Vice president, Customer Service, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd.) today launched its Mobile Service Van (MSV), a rural outreach programme.