TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (NYSE: TRW) has unveiled a new steering wheel concept, which is being shown on the Rinspeed XchangE showcar at Geneva Motor Show. The steering wheel offers multi-functional features including hands on/off detection that aids with semi-automated and automated driving situations.
Dassault Aviation will present its Falcon fleet of large cabin, long range business jets at India Aviation, India’s biggest civilian air show.
Multiple Crosskart champion Lukas Walfridson will compete in 6 rounds of 2014 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy in a Helmia Motorsport Renault Clio Supercar. 5 of Walfridsonâ€™s six events will be the FIA European Rallycross Championship (Euro RX) and the 6th is World RX of Sweden in July.
Michelin is Porscheâ€™s technical partner for the German manufacturerâ€™s 2014 endurance racing programme. Indeed, the Clermont-Ferrand-based company played a part in the development of the new Porsche 919 Hybrid by designing specially-adapted tyres for the LMP1 class prototype.
A two-day comprehensive selection programme by Volkswagen Motorsport India kickstarted the way its 2014 Polo R Cup series shapes up. 12 drivers were chosen to join the previous seasonâ€™s drivers for participation this year.
The same week Lamborghini unveiled their new sports car Huracan at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, it has been spotted in India. Huracan is the Gallardo replacing sportscar, offering a more powerful and efficient engine, along with improved dynamics.
Focusing on emerging markets across the globe, Nissan re-introduced Datsun brand in 2013, about 27 years after it was discontinued. With an aim to penetrate deeper into the mass segment of auto industry, 2014 will see Datsun launch cars in four countries – India, Indonesia, South Africa and Russia. Of these, India will be the first country that will receive a Datsun, in the form of Go hatchback. We recently got a chance to test drive this car, and here is our review of Datsun Go.