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    Will China drive global alignment in EV battery swap standards?
    China, the largest electric car market in the world, is expected to drive global benchmarks in electric vehicle battery swapping practices, as well as the emerging battery-as-a-service, or BaaS, industry. Neither the EV battery swap model is new nor it was invented in China. However, it is the only ...
    How driving assistance and automation are impacting the steer-by-wire systems market
    The current steering systems market is primarily controlled by low-end, column-motor systems in the entry and lower-midclass vehicle segments and high-end, rack-motor systems in the upper-midclass and premium-class vehicle segments. However, steer-by-wire (SBW) steering systems will dominate the fut...
    Jaguar Land Rover to integrate what3words global location technology via OTA update
    Jaguar Land Rover will integrate what3words global location technology via HERE Technologies into its vehicles, a press release dated 9 June read. The feature will be added via a software over-the-air (OTA) update. Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles with advanced Pivi Pro infotainment system will be abl...
    Jaguar Land Rover plans to assemble electric cars in Slovakia
    Tata Motors owned British luxury carmaker Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is in talks with battery makers such as Northvolt and SVOLT Energy Technology to supply batteries for a range of electric cars that the carmaker may build in Slovakia, a report published by Automotive News Europe on 27 May 2022 said, ...
    Tata Motors eyes 20% of overall passenger vehicle sales from EVs in 4-5 years
    Indian automaker Tata Motors Ltd plans to have electric vehicles (EVs) contribute 20% of its overall passenger vehicle sales over the next 4–5 years, according to a report published by ET Auto on 4 June 2022. It said that the company, which has already recorded cumulative sales of over 25,000 EVs,...
    07-Jun-2022 News New Products
    Tata Motors acquires Ford’s Sanand factory in Gujarat, India to expand production
    Indian automaker Tata Motors’ subsidiary Tata Passenger Electric Mobility Ltd (TPEML) has signed a tripartite memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Ford India Pvt Ltd (FIPL) and the Government of Gujarat for acquiring the latter’s passenger vehicle manufacturing plant in Sanand, Gujarat, news p...
    Tata Motors unveils pure electric car concept – AVINYA
    Indian automaker Tata Motors’ EV arm Tata Passenger Electric Mobility (TPEM) unveiled an all-new electric vehicle (EV) concept named AVINYA on 29 April 2022. The company said that the concept is its vision of a pure electric vehicle based on its GEN 3 architecture. The name is derived from the San...
    02-May-2022 News New Products
    Tata Motors to ramp up electric car production as demand surges
    Tata Motors is looking to increase production of electric vehicles (EVs) as demand continues to outpace manufacturing capacity, Press Trust of India (PTI) reported on 12 April.   The Mumbai-based automaker’s electric car portfolio consists of Nexon EV, Tigor EV, and XPRES-T for the Indian ...
    Global semiconductor shortage continues to impact Jaguar Land Rover’s retail sales
    Tata Motors' luxury automaker reported that the global semiconductor shortage continued to affect retail sales for the three-month period to 31 March 2022, according to an official press release on 8 April 2022. The fourth quarter of fiscal 2021–22 saw retail sales decrease by 36% to 79,008 units ...
    Tata Motors unveils new electric SUV concept named Curvv
    Indian vehicle manufacturer Tata Motors Ltd unveiled an all-new electric sport utility vehicle (SUV) concept called Curvv on 6 April 2022. The company, which currently is the leader in the Indian electric passenger car market, said that the concept, in its production-ready version, will be launched ...
    08-Apr-2022 News New Products
    Jaguar Land Rover partners with NVIDIA to develop automated driving systems, software services
    Jaguar Land Rover has announced a partnership with NVIDIA to jointly develop and deliver next-generation automated driving systems and artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled solutions and experiences for its customers, according to a company press release on 16 February. All new Jaguar and Land Rov...
    Jaguar Land Rover integrates Alexa across entire vehicle portfolio with Pivi Pro
    Jaguar and Land Rover has, on 2 February, announced that Amazon Alexa will be available on all new and existing vehicles fitted with its advanced Pivi Pro infotainment system. The update will be done over-the-air (OTA). The integration enables customers to interact with the voice solution and use Pi...
    Land Rover selects Continental’s CrossContact RX for Defender
    German tire manufacturer Continental announced via press release on 31 January that all Land Rover Defender models will now be equipped with its 19- and 22-inch CrossContact RX crossover tires. According to the press release, the CrossContact RX, developed specifically for crossover and sport uti...
    Tata Motors plans to sell 50,000 EVs in FY 2023, line up new models for launch soon
    Mumbai-based automaker Tata Motors plans to sell about 50,000 electric cars in FY 2022–23 and has sounded out its vendors to scale up production capacities accordingly, according to a news report filed by business daily The Economic Times (ET) on 17 January 2022. Providing an assured production...
    Tata Motors incorporates Tata Passenger Electric Mobility as a wholly owned subsidiary
    Indian vehicle manufacturer Tata Motors has incorporated a wholly owned subsidiary named Tata Passenger Electric Mobility Ltd (TPEML), with an initial capital of INR7 billion (USD93 million), the company said in a regulatory filing on 22 December 2021. The new subsidiary will be involved in manufact...
    AOC, Zoltek, and Astar develop new carbon SMC for automotive structural parts
    Global supplier of specialty resins and solutions AOC Resins announced via press release on 25th October that it had partnered with materials companies Zoltek and Astar to develop a new carbon-fiber sheet molding compound for application in structural automotive parts. According to the press rele...
    09-Dec-2021 News New Products
    Jaguar Land Rover trails blockchain technology–based supply chain to offer sustainable and responsible leather
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) trailed blockchain technology–supported supply chain to ensure total transparency for sourcing sustainable leather, it said in a press release on 13 October. JLR partnered with Circulor, Bridge of Weir Leather Company, and the University of Nottingham for the project. ...
    Tata selects Apollo Alnac 4G tires for mini SUV Punch
    Indian tire manufacturer Apollo Tyres announced via press release on 19 October that its Alnac 4G tires had been selected for OE fitment on the new mini SUV Tata Motors Punch. According to the release, the 195/60 R16 size variant of the Alnac 4G would be exclusively fitted on the top models ...
    Tata Motors plan to invest over USD2 billion in electric vehicles
    India’s leading automaker Tata Motors plans to invest more than USD2 billion in its electric vehicle (EV) business over the next five years, Reuters reported on 13 October, citing a senior company executive. The news comes after the vehicle manufacturer had announced that it has raised USD1 billio...
    15-Oct-2021 News Investments
    Tata Motors raises USD1 billion from PE firm TPG, creates a subsidiary for its EV business
    Indian automaker Tata Motors Ltd and private equity firm TPG Rise Climate have entered into a binding agreement whereby TPG Rise Climate along with its co-investor ADQ, would invest about USD1 billion in a subsidiary of Tata Motors that will be newly incorporated, the company announced on 12 October...
    Tata Motors forecasts semiconductor shortage to impact offtake volumes in coming months
    Indian vehicle manufacturer Tata Motors Ltd forecasts that semiconductor shortage would continue to impact its monthly production schedules in the coming months. In a regulatory filing on 1 September, the company said that while semiconductor shortage continues to impact the vehicle production globa...
    Tata Motors unveils Tigor compact electric sedan
    Indian carmaker, Tata Motors, has unveiled the second model in its EV portfolio, the Tata Tigor EV. According to a press release issued by Tata Motors on 18 August, the company stated that the Tigor EV will also feature its high voltage electric architecture called ‘Ziptron’. The vehicle deli...
    20-Aug-2021 News New Products
    Tata Motors to set up a vehicle scrapping facility in Gujarat, India
    Indian automaker Tata Motors has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the government of Gujarat, through the Ports and Transport Department, to support setting up a registered vehicle scrapping facility (RVSF) in Ahmedabad for end-of-life passenger and commercial vehicles, the company sai...
    Tata Motors to launch electric sedan XPRES-T EV for fleet applications
    Indian carmaker Tata Motors has announced the launch of a new brand ‘XPRES,’ exclusively for fleet customers. According to a press release issued by Tata Motors on 14 July, under the new XPRES brand, it would introduce new model offerings that cater to fleet-specific needs of safe...
    15-Jul-2021 News New Products
    Tata Motors plan to launch 10 EVs in India by 2025
    India’s largest vehicle manufacturer Tata Motors Ltd plans to introduce 10 electric vehicles across passenger and commercial vehicle businesses in the domestic market over the next four years, chairman N. Chandrasekaran said in the company’s annual report, which was released on 28 June. “In...
    01-Jul-2021 News New Products
    Jaguar Land Rover to develop hydrogen fuel cell concept SUV based on Defender
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has announced that it will develop a prototype hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV) based on the new Land Rover Defender, the company announced in a press release on 15 June. The new FCEV concept is scheduled to begin later this year in the United Kingdom to verify key ...
    17-Jun-2021 News New Products
    Jaguar Land Rover integrates Google’s Street View and air quality technology in I-PACE
    Jaguar Land Rover has announced a partnership with Google under which the all-electric Jaguar I-PACE will feature air quality measuring sensors and Street View mapping technology, according to a 26 May press release. The I-PACE will be used to measure air quality in Dublin including nitrogen dioxide...
    AI startup Mihup partners with Harman for voice assistants in Tata cars
    Mihup Communications Pvt. Ltd., a startup specializing in the area of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies, has partnered with audio electronics company Harman International for voice assistants in Tata Motors’ cars, according to a report by ET Auto on 24 May. The solution is currently availa...
    SiriusXM extends partnership with JLR in the US until 2026
    SiriusXM has extended its partnership with Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), the company said in a press release on 8 April. The companies will expand the factory installation of SiriusXM's audio entertainment service, which will become a standard feature in all JLR models in the United States beginning with...
    Jaguar Land Rover’s cabin air purification technology prevents viruses and bacteria by up to 97%
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) announced that its future cabin air purification technology has been shown in laboratory tests to prevent viruses and airborne bacteria by as much as 97%, according to a company press release on 16 March 2021. The prototype heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC)...
    17-Mar-2021 News New Products
    Jaguar to become all-electric luxury brand from 2025
    Jaguar is set to become an all-electric luxury brand from 2025, the company announced in a press release on 15 February. All Jaguar and Land Rover nameplates will be available in pure electric variants by the end of the decade. In the next five years, Land Rover will unveil six pure electric variant...
    Enel X partners with Jaguar Land Rover for EV charging solutions in Italy
    Enel X has partnered with Jaguar Land Rover Italia (JLR) for offering electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions in Italy, the company announced in a press release on 8 February. Under the agreement, the two companies will develop integrated and competitive solutions for customers interested in purcha...
    Suppliers to the new Land Rover Defender
    The second-generation Land Rover Defender is assembled at Land Rover's facility in Nitra, Slovakia. According to IHS Markit production forecasts, output of the new generation Land Rover Defender from the plant is expected to peak in 2021 at over 54,000 units.  If you would like your comp...
    Jaguar Land Rover launches Tucana project to develop advanced lightweight composite for EVs
    Jaguar Land Rover has launched a new Tucana project to develop advanced lightweight composite for electric vehicles (EVs), the company announced in a press release on 26 January. The Tucana project is a four-year program that aims to accelerate the mainstream use of EVs and make vehicles l...
    Jaguar Land Rover’s VC arm InMotion invests in blockchain technology firm Circulor
    Jaguar Land Rover’s (JLR’s) venture capital and mobility services arm, InMotion, has invested in blockchain technology firm Circulor, the company announced in a press release on 15 December. Through this partnership, JLR plans to source premium materials with greater transparency. “This invest...
    Jaguar Land Rover to create smart city hub in UK for testing connected and autonomous vehicle technology
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has announced partnerships with software, mobility and telecoms companies to develop a smart city hub for testing of connected technology of vehicles, a company press release on 16 November read. The test hub, called Future Mobility Campus Ireland (FMCI), will be spread ac...
    Jaguar to launch E-Pace PHEV in 2021
    Jaguar has announced that it will be launching its new SUV, the E-Pace, in both plug-in hybrid (PHEV) and mild hybrid versions in 2021. According to a press release issued by Jaguar on 28 October, the company stated that the new 3-cylinder PHEV will have a pure electric driving range of up to 34 mil...
    05-Nov-2020 News New Products
    Jaguar Land Rover introduces new noise-cancellation technology
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has developed a new noise-cancellation technology for cutting down on road and tire sounds from the cabin, the British carmaker said in a press release on 9 October. The technology has been introduced on the new Jaguar F-PACE, Jaguar XF, and Range Rover Velar. It allo...
    12-Oct-2020 News New Products
    IOTA collaborates with JLR, NTT Data to launch of remote access software
    IOTA has partnered with several corporations including Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), STMicroelectronics and NTT Data to launch of remote access software for automotive applications, Reuters reported on 30 September. The IOTA Access software has been developed by the University of Cambridge and an unna...
    Jaguar Land Rover recalls 13,100 vehicles in US to update instrument cluster software
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is recalling nearly 13,100 vehicles in the United States to update instrument cluster software, according to a recall notice on the website of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The recall involves certain model year (MY) 2020 Land Rover Range Rover S...
    01-Oct-2020 News Recalls
    Jaguar Land Rover to use plastic waste in next-generation sustainable luxury interiors
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is working with ECONYL® nylon to develop high-quality interiors made from ocean and landfill waste, the automaker announced in a press release on 29 September 2020. Next-generation Jaguar and Land Rover models will feature floor mats and trims made with ECONYL® fiber from r...
    JLR recalls 1,285 vehicles in US to update instrument cluster software
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) will recall 1,285 vehicles in the United States to update instrument cluster software, according to a recall notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) website on 27 August. The recall involves certain model year 2020 Range Rover Evoque non-plug-in h...
    08-Sep-2020 News Recalls
    Tata Motors, Hyundai win tender to supply 250 EVs to the Indian government
    Tata Motors and Hyundai Motor have won tender to supply 250 electric vehicles (EVs) to the government floated by Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL), according to a report by The Economic Times on 31 August. Tata Motors will supply 150 Nexon EVs, while Hyundai will supply 100 units of its Kona ele...
    Tata Motors delivers Tigor EVs to Ministry of AYUSH in India
    Tata Motors has delivered the first batch of its Tigor electric vehicle (EV) to the government ministry charged with developing indigenous alternative medicine systems (AYUSH), the automaker announced in a press release on 26 August. As part of its tender with the Indian government's energ...
    Jaguar Land Rover develops innovative recycling process to upcycle aluminum
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has developed an innovative recycling process to upcycle aluminum waste from drinks cans, bottle tops and end-of-life vehicles into premium cars of the future, the automaker announced in a press release on 21 August 2020. The automaker developed this process under its ‘REAL...
    24-Aug-2020 News New Products
    Tata Motors produces 1,000th Nexon EV in India
    Indian carmaker, Tata Motors, has rolled out the 1,000th unit of its electric vehicle (EV), the Nexon EV. According to a press statement issued by Tata Motors on 18 August, the company mentioned that this milestone was reached in just over six months after the commercial launch of the vehicle. ...
    Is there a safe haven for diesel powertrain technology?
    The push for environmentally friendly vehicles has been increasing drastically over the past few years, and vehicles powered by diesel have always been bearing the brunt of it. This friction has become even more apparent after various diesel emissions scandals that hit the industry, which have resul...
    Tata Motors recalls Zest, Tiago hatchbacks in India over potential emission issue
    Tata Motors has issued a recall program for its hatchbacks Tiago and Zest in India over potential emission compliance issue, ET Auto reported on 10 August. The recall campaign affects the Zest AMT and Tiago 1.05 RTQ BS-IV variants. The number of affected vehicles was not disclosed by the automa...
    11-Aug-2020 News Recalls
    Jaguar Land Rover announces production milestone of 1.5 million Ingenium engines
    British car maker Jaguar Land Rover has announced that it has reached a production milestone of 1.5 million engines belonging to its Ingenium series. According to a press release from Jaguar Land Rover dated 17 July, the company announced that the engines were assembled at its Engine Manufacturing C...
    Jaguar Land Rover develops contactless touchscreen technology ‛predictive touch’
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has developed a contactless touchscreen technology called “predictive touch” in collaboration with the University of Cambridge, the UK-based automaker said in a press release on 23 July. The technology uses AI and sensors to predict a user’s intended target on the ...
    23-Jul-2020 News New Products
    Jaguar to develop fuel cell powertrain solution
    In addition to continuing the development of its Ingenium series of engines, British car maker Jaguar Land Rover has stated that it will be working on fuel cells as well. According to a press statement issued by Jaguar Land Rover on 17 July, the company has stated that it will establish a concept hy...
    20-Jul-2020 News New Products
    Jaguar Land Rover launches new Range Rover 48V diesel mild hybrid
    British luxury vehicle manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has launched the latest version of its Range Rover diesel equipped with a 48-volt mild hybrid system. According to a press release issued by Tata Motors, the owner of JLR, on 15 July, this variant of the vehicle will be ...
    17-Jul-2020 News New Products
    Momentum Dynamics to provide wireless charging system to Jaguar Land Rover vehicles
    Momentum Dynamics will provide the wireless charging system to Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) vehicles in Norway, according to a press release on 24 June 2020. To this end, Momentum also joined a program called 'ElectriCity', which aims to build wireless, high-powered charging infrastructure for taxis in t...
    Jaguar equips updated I-Pace with 11-kW on-board charger for faster charging
    The new Jaguar I-Pace all-electric sport utility vehicle (SUV) comes equipped with a quicker charging capability, the automaker announced in a press release on 23 June. I-PACE features an 11-kW on-board charger as standard, providing customers with access to three-phase electricity supplies to en...
    24-Jun-2020 News New Products
    Jaguar Land Rover introduces new 1.5L 3-cylinder PHEV powertrain
    British automotive marque Jaguar Land Rover has introduced a new plug-in hybrid (PHEV) powertrain system, which consists of a 1.5L, 3-cylinder gasoline engine from the company’s Ingenium engine range that is coupled with an electric motor. According to a press statement issued by Jaguar Land Ro...
    29-Apr-2020 News New Products
    Jaguar Land Rover launches plug-in hybrid variants of Evoque and Discovery Sport
    Jaguar Land Rover has launched the plug-in hybrid variants of Evoque and Discovery Sport, the company announced in a press release on 22 April. The new Range Rover Evoque P300e plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) and Land Rover Discovery Sport P300e PHEV are equipped with 200hp three-cylinde...
    23-Apr-2020 News New Products
    COVID-19 pandemic: JLR to temporarily suspend production at UK plants from next week
    Luxury automaker Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) announced that it would temporarily suspend production at its manufacturing facilities in the UK from next week due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, according to a company press release on 20 March. The automaker intends to resume producti...
    20-Mar-2020 News COVID-19
    PARTNERSHIP: JLR partners with Tata Power for EV charging infrastructure in India
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has partnered with Tata Power to set up electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure in India for JLR customers, Tata Power announced in a press release on 5 March. Under the partnership, JLR will offer end-to-end charging solutions for its range of EVs to be launched i...
    COVID-19 outbreak: Tata Motors cuts production in India over issues with parts supply from China
    The coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) has had a drastic effect on the global automotive industry, and Indian manufacturer Tata Motors has responded to it by slashing its production in India. According to a story filed on 3 March by motoring publication ET Auto, the company has reported a significant c...
    04-Mar-2020 News COVID-19
    Jaguar Land Rover recalls 2,907 vehicles in US over issue with fuel tank outlet flange
    Jaguar Land Rover has issued a recall of 2,907 vehicles in the US over issue with fuel tank outlet flange, according to a recall notice on the National Highway and Transport Safety Authority (NHTSA) website. The recall covers certain model year 2010 XF vehicles equipped with 4.2L engines. The recall...
    03-Mar-2020 News Recalls
    Jaguar offers embedded Spotify app in new F-Type
    British carmaker Jaguar has announced that its new Jaguar F-TYPE will be available with embedded Spotify app, a company press release dated 17 February showed. It is also backward-compatible with existing Jaguar models with the Touch Pro infotainment, Online Media feature and software-over-the-air (...
    19-Feb-2020 News New Products
    Tata Elxsi’s software to power Tata Motors connected vehicle platform
    Tata Elxsi has announced a partnership with Tata Motors to develop their connected vehicle platform for Nexon's range of electric cars, a company press release on 16 February read. The two companies have developed a cloud-based IoT platform with a common standard technology stack which can be sca...
    Jaguar Land Rover trials ‘morphable’ seat system
    Jaguar Land Rover’s (JLR) Body Interiors Research division is conducting trials of a ‘morphable seat system that continually adjusts to optimize occupants’ wellbeing on a long journey, the automaker said in a press release last month. The shape-shifting seating system uses a series of actuator...
    14-Feb-2020 News New Products
    Auto Expo 2020 (India): Tata Motors launches BSVI-compliant automatic variant of Harrier SUV
    In a press release dated February 3rd, Indian car maker Tata Motors has introduced the automatic transmission variant of the Tata Harrier. The company also announced that it has opened bookings for its Harrier SUV that is compliant with the BS6 Indian emission norms. This Harrier automatic SUV wi...
    10-Feb-2020 News New Products
    Auto Expo 2020 (India): Tata Motors unveils Altroz EV, Sierra EV concept
    Tata Motors has showcased its all-electric Altroz electric vehicle (EV) at the 2020 Auto Expo in India, the company announced in a press release on 5 February. The Altroz EV comes with a permanent-magnet AC motor with single-speed gearbox and a high-energy-density battery pack. The Altroz EV has a t...
    07-Feb-2020 News New Products
    Tata Motors launches Nexon EV in India
    Tata Motors has launched the all-electric compact sport utility vehicle (SUV) Nexon EV in India, the company announced in a press release on 28 January. The vehicle delivers an Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI)-certified range of 312 kilometers. The electric SUV has been priced at INR1...
    29-Jan-2020 News New Products
    Tata Group companies to collaborate to develop EV ecosystem in India
    Tata Group, an Indian multinational conglomerate holding company, aims to set up a complete electric vehicle (EV) ecosystem in India. To this end, Tata Group companies are collaborating to manufacture electric vehicles (EV) and batteries, set up charging stations and build a battery recycling plant,...
    Tata Motors launches Altroz hatchback in India with HARMAN-powered infotainment system
    Tata Motors has unveiled its Altroz hatchback with a Harman-powered infotainment system, the automaker said in a press release on 22 January. It features a 17.78-inch touchscreen. The Altroz also contains rain sensing wipers which turn on when it starts to drizzle. Drivers can customize the infot...
    23-Jan-2020 News New Products
    Tata Motors' Nexon SUV to feature what3words navigation app
    Tata Motors' Nexon SUV will feature what3words, an app that helps drivers identify precise locations using unique combination of three words, the company said in a press release on 21 January. The partnership will allow Nexon drivers to enter a what3words address by voice or text, and then...
    Tata Nexon EV gets certified range of 312 kilometers
    Tata’s latest electric vehicle (EV) offering Nexon EV has received a certification for a range of 312 kilometers from Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI), Autocar Professional reported on 17 January. The Nexon EV is equipped with a 30.2-kWh lithium-ion battery and a 129 PS permanent-ma...
    20-Jan-2020 News New Products
    Tata launches Nexon EV in India with 35 connected car features
    Tata Motors has unveiled its Nexon EV with a new and holistic ZConnect app offering 35 advanced connected car features, the automaker said in a press release on 16 January. The ZConnect app offers features like remote monitoring of the current charge levels, available range, charging history, and...
    20-Jan-2020 News New Products
    Tata Motors to start introduction of BS 6–compliant passenger vehicles from January 2020
    According to a press release issued on 9 January, Indian automotive manufacturer Tata Motors has announced its strategy to roll out its portfolio of vehicles that are compliant with the new BS-6 emission norms. The first of the BS 6–compliant range of vehicles will be passenger cars, whi...
    10-Jan-2020 News New Products
    CES 2020: Tata Elxsi, AEye present jointly developed RoboTaxi concept demonstrator vehicle
    Tata Elxsi and AEye have collaborated on development of the RoboTaxi concept demonstrator vehicle, the two companies said in a joint press release on 2 January. The demo vehicle features Tata Elxsi’s autonomous driving stack and AEye’s iDAR platform. Tata Elxsi integrated the iDAR plat...
    03-Jan-2020 News New Products
    Tata Motors teams up with Prakriti E-Mobility to deploy 500 Tigor EVs in New Delhi
    Indian vehicle maker Tata Motors has announced its partnership with electric taxi service Prakriti E-Mobility Private Ltd. in a press release issued by the company on 27 December. The companies have signed an MoU to put out 500 Tata Tigor EVs on the streets of New Delhi in a bid to crack down on the...
    Tata Motors unveils all-electric 'Nexon EV' SUV
    Tata Motors has unveiled its all-electric compact sport utility vehicle (SUV) ‘Nexon EV’, the company announced in a press release on 19 December. The Nexon electric vehicle (EV) is equipped with a 30.2-kWh lithium-ion battery, which enables a range of more than 300 km on a single charge. T...
    20-Dec-2019 News New Products
    Tata Motors, Google collaborate to launch Tata Altroz Voice BoT
    Tata Motors has announced a collaboration with Google to launch a voice bot for its Altroz hatchback, the automaker said in a press release on 3 December. The Tata Altroz Voice BoT is designed to guide customers on the car’s features and specifications and is useful in the entire process of boo...
    04-Dec-2019 News New Products
    Forecasting the implications of Euro 7 on powertrain technologies
    Introduction Governments around the world are beginning a substantial push towards a clean, zero-emissions society. While there are unquestionably challenges and obstacles to overcome in making this happen, the automotive industry is already showing its commitment to playing its part. Global t...
    JLR to offer software OTA update on every new model
    Jaguar Land Rover has said that all models will have software over-the-air (OTA) capabilities as standard, a company press release dated 28 November showed. It is part of JLR’s on-going transformation in connected services. Customers will receive software updates in the future without visi...
    02-Dec-2019 News New Products
    Tata Motor’s upcoming Nexon EV to offer over 30 connected car features
    The Nexon, Tata Motors’ upcoming electric vehicle (EV), will carry more than 30 connected car features, according to information on the automaker’s website. The features include location-based services, vehicle health monitoring, alerts, safety, and security. Tata adds that the EV will offer pre...
    28-Nov-2019 News New Products
    Tata Motors secures order for 500 electric vehicles from Lithium Urban Technologies
    Tata Motors and Lithium Urban Technologies announced their partnership in a press statement issued on 18 November. The companies will look into customized models to address mobility requirements of customers across the passenger, mass transit, and freight segments. The initial contract signed by ...
    Tata Motors inaugurates Advance Power Systems Engineering Tech Center in India
    Indian automaker Tata Motors inaugurated its Advance Power Systems Engineering Tech Center on 13 November. This facility is located at the Engineering Research Center (ERC) in Pune, India. This new technology center will be involved in engineering, testing, and developing powertrain solutions f...
    Low emissions zones and their impact on powertrain development
    A study by the European Union (EU) in 2017 states that cars are responsible for around 12% of total carbon dioxide (CO₂) emissions in the EU. By 2021, under the emission reduction targets planned by the EU, all new cars must achieve an average of 95 grams of CO₂ emissions per kilometer. This mea...
    Jaguar Land Rover displays self-driving Jaguar I-PACE prototype in Dubai
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has demonstrated its self-driving Jaguar I-PACE prototype at the 2019 Dubai World Congress for Self-Driving Transport, the UK-based automaker said in a press release on 23 October. As part of the demonstration, JLR engineers successfully tested the self-driving vehicle protot...
    Indian government places orders of Hyundai Kona electric SUVs
    The Indian government has placed orders with Hyundai for its new Kona electric compact SUVs for its officials, the local newspaper Mint reported today (21 October). According to the report, some government officials, including Power and Renewable Energy Minister Raj Kumar Singh and chairman and mana...
    Tata Motors launches TACNet 2.0 platform to collaborate with start-up and technology companies
    Tata Motors has launched a new platform called ‘Tata Motors AutoMobility Collaboration Network 2.0’ (TACNet 2.0) to collaborate with new start-ups and business models to steer innovation in the automotive space, the automaker announced in a press release last month. TACNet will allow the company...
    Tata Motors launches extended range Tigor EV
    Tata Motors has launched the extended range version of its all-electric Tigor EV in India, starting at INR944,000 (USD13,288), the company announced in a press release on 9 October. The electric vehicle (EV) is now available for both fleet and personal segment customers. The compact sedan now has a ...
    10-Oct-2019 News New Products
    Jaguar Land Rover recalls 590 vehicles in Australia over issue with windshield wiper washer jets
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is recalling 590 vehicles in Australia over an issue with windshield wiper washer jets, according to a recall notice on the Australian Competition and Commission website last month. The recall affects model year (MY) 2020 Range Rover Evoque vehicles. Significance: In the a...
    08-Oct-2019 News Recalls
    Tata to launch Nexon EV with recently unveiled Ziptron technology
    Tata will first launch its new electric vehicle (EV) powertrain technology ‘Ziptron’ in the Nexon EV in the fourth quarter of fiscal year (FY) 2019–20, the company announced in a press release on 3 October. The electric compact sport utility vehicle (SUV) will target a range of about 300 kilom...
    04-Oct-2019 News New Products
    Tata Motors unveils new EV powertrain technology 'Ziptron'
    Tata Motors has unveiled its new electric vehicle (EV) powertrain technology ‘Ziptron’ for its electric cars, the company announced in a press release on 19 September. Ziptron comprises an efficient permanent magnet AC motor providing superior performance on demand, advanced dust-proof...
    20-Sep-2019 News New Products
    Tata Motors partners with what3words to offer enhanced navigation in India
    Tata Motors has tied up with what3words for navigation services in India, where drivers can enter a three-word address by voice or text input, then navigate to the exact location, the automaker said in a press release on 17 September. Drivers will be able to enter the destinations in 36 differe...
    19-Sep-2019 News New Products
    Irreversible diesel declines or “safe haven” market opportunities?
    Diesel, as a choice of fuel for light duty vehicle powertrains, has globally witnessed a fall in demand since 2016. IHS Markit forecasts the production of diesel powertrains will decline globally by about 3% in the period 2018-25. One of the key regions that will lower the global count will be Europ...
    IAA 2019: OSR Enterprises, JLR collaborate to enhance ADAS, automated driving, and connected technologies
    OSR Enterprises has teamed up with Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) to develop advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), automated driving, and connected technologies, the company said on 12 September. It will also integrate its fourth-generation is the multi-domain artificial intelligence (AI) brain, ...
    13-Sep-2019 News New Products
    Jaguar Land Rover recalls 14,277 vehicles in US over issue with back-up camera system
    Jaguar Land Rover is recalling 14,277 vehicles in the United States over an issue with the back-up camera system, according to a recall notice on the National Highway and Transport Safety Authority (NHTSA) website last month. The recall affects model year 2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport vehic...
    03-Sep-2019 News Recalls
    Jaguar Land Rover developing advanced 3D head-up display
    Jaguar Land Rover is developing advanced three-dimensional (3D) head-up display (HUD) that could project real-time safety information on the windscreen in front of the driver, the company said in a press release on 20 August. In addition, the HUD will allow passengers to stream 3D movies in an auton...
    21-Aug-2019 News New Products
    Tata Motors delivers 10 Tigor EVs to travel company in Indian city Bengaluru
    Tata Motors has delivered 10 units of its all-electric Tigor EV to ANP Travels in Bengaluru in India, Autocar Professional reported on 12 August. “India Inc. understands the inherent benefits of EVs and is proactively working towards promoting zero-emission vehicles for their employees’ mobility...
    AAM supplying e-drive systems for new Jaguar I-PACE
    American Axle & Manufacturing (AAM) is supplying its all-wheel-drive front and rear e-Drive units for the new Jaguar I-PACE, the company announced on 8 August. "AAM worked with Jaguar to design, develop, and build the high-performance and highly efficient e-AAM electric drive units for the I-PAC...
    Tata Motors, Tata Power partner to develop EV charging infrastructure in India
    Tata Motors and Tata Power have partnered to develop electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure in major cities across India, Tata Motors  announced in a press release on 2 August. The two companies are planning to install 300 fast charging stations by the end of the FY20, across key five ci...
    Tata Motors plans to launch four new EVs in India in next 12-18 months
    Tata Motors is planning to launch four new electric vehicles (EV) in India in the next 12 to 18 months, reported MoneyControl on 30 July, citing Tata Motors Chairman N Chandrasekaran. These will include electric Nexon, electric Altroz, a new TigorEV with higher mileage, and one more vehicle, the det...
    31-Jul-2019 News New Products
    Jaguar Land Rover trials new recycling process to convert plastic waste into premium grade material
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is conducting a trial of an innovative recycling process which converts plastic waste into a new premium grade material that could feature on future vehicles, according to a JLR press release on 19 July. JLR is working with chemicals company BASF in a pilot research project ...
    Tata Group plans to set up new lithium-ion battery plant in Indian state Gujarat
    Tata Group is planning to set up a new lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery plant in the Indian state of Gujarat, news website ETAuto reported on 12 July citing a government official. The company is planning to invest INR40 billion (USD585 million) in the new plant in the Dholera Special Investment Region (...
    12-Jul-2019 News Investments
    Jaguar Land Rover developing AI-enabled mood-detection system to understand changes in driver’s state of mind
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is developing artificial intelligence (AI)-powered mood-detection system that monitors the driver’s state of mind while driving and adjusts cabin setting accordingly to enhance their in-vehicle experience, the automaker said in a press release on 9 July. The system uses a d...
    10-Jul-2019 News New Products
    Jaguar Land Rover to recall 2,200 Range Rover Evoque over issue with windshield washer system
    Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) to recall certain model year 2020 Range Rover Evoque SUVs in the United States to fix an electrical glitch that could affect functioning of front and rear wiper systems and affect the drivers’ visibility, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTS...
    09-Jul-2019 News Recalls
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