Tata Motors’ Passenger Vehicles association with the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) team for this season is as official car partner. Captained by Virat Kohli, the RCB team includes Yuvraj Singh, Chris Gayle & AB De Villiers. Both partners will shortly launch a series of joint initiatives to engage with customers and cricket fans.
At the Manila International Auto Show (MIAS) 2014 earlier today, Tata Motors announced its entry into the Philippines market. Business here will begin with exports of Manza, Vista, Indigo and Indica from its passenger vehicles segment, and Xenon, Ace and Super Ace from its commercial vehicles range. Pilipinas Taj Autogroup Inc., has been appointed distributor in Philippines.
‘Pedal for the Planet’ supports many causes. This morning an event in Ahmedabad worked towards creating awareness about Earth Hour 2014. The event saw Tata Motors along with Cyclone Cycling Club & Dreams NGO take the initiative to encourage people to reduce carbon footprint. Professional cyclists, enthusiasts and novices joined in to cycle at 6:30 am.
The joy that last month’s interim budget brought with it with the announcement of lower excise duties resulting in auto majors reducing car prices seems to be short lived. The recent announcement is that from as early as April, car prices from Mahindra & Mahindra, Tata Motors and Honda Cars India are set to increase.
The 115 years old British global brand for industrial and automotive lubricants Castrol has been involved in motorsports for many years, supplying to a number of teams, including Jaguar, McLaren, team Lotus, Brabham and Walter Wolf Racing. Apart from supporting many other forms of motorsports, Castrol has also been involved in Cricket and Football.
Richard Collett and Paul McCumisky to race for Allied Partner Team at T1 Prima Truck Racing Championship
Allied Partner Team at Tata Motors’ T1 Prima Truck Racing Championship sees Tata Steel as Associate Partner and co-owner. The teams 2 racing truck drivers at Tata Motors’ T1 Prima Truck Racing Championship are Richard Collett (#95) and Paul McCumisky (#99). RSB Group and Setco Automotive are the other Associate Partners and co-owners of Allied Partner Team.
Tata Technologies focuses on the manufacturing industry, and supports clients through engineering services and IT processes. Tata Technologies operates by integrating local expertise with 9 global delivery centres in Detroit (USA), Coventry (UK), Pune & Bangalore (India), Stuttgart (Germany), Bangkok (Thailand) and Brasov, Craiova & Iasi (Romania). The international headquarters is located in Singapore.
Mat Summerfield and Simon Reid to race for Team Cummins at Tata Motors’ T1 Prima Truck Racing Championship
Team Cummins participating in Tata Motors’ T1 Prima Truck Racing Championship is sponsored by Cummins in India, a power leader whose business includes fuel systems, air handling, filtration, emission solutions and electrical power generation systems. Part of the US $17 billion Cummins Inc., Cummins in India comprises of 8 legal entities across 200 locations India with a combined turnover of Rs. 9,834 crores in 2013 and employs about 9,000 individuals.