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In order to collect a larger pie in the premium segment Japanese two-wheeler manufacturer Kawasaki pegs to grow at 30-40 per cent during the current financial year, according to a company official.  "Last year, our cumulative sales totaled 250 units. Currently, the superbike market is growing about 30 to 40…

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Amanda Manufacturing, an auto parts manufacturer in Logan, begin construction on Thursday in a plant expansion. The company will add 68,880 square feet of a complex that now covers about 130,000 square meters, and add an unspecified number of jobs to the current workforce of 218. "Amanda Manufacturing sales have…

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Scania Commercial Vehicles India Pvt Ltd, has delivered 150th Scania P 410 8x4 Tipper to one of the largest companies in mining contract company in India, BGR Mining and Infrastructure Private Limited Hyderabad. Scania's partner for off-road truck segment - Larsen & Toubro (L&T) facilitated this transaction. Scania truck is…

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The British Columbia Automobile Association will open its first Auto Service Centre in Kelowna on Saturday, Oct.18,  the first of multiple planned locations in B.C. The Kelowna service centre is located near the intersection of Highway 97 and Highway 33, at 1545 Keehn Rd. “BCAA has been rescuing BC motorists…

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Electric carmaker Tesla Motors is expected to unveil an all-wheel-drive system and perhaps more at a much-hyped mystery event Thursday night near Los Angeles. Tesla didn't confirm what it would show ahead of the event. The only hint came last week, when CEO Elon Musk tweeted, "About time to unveil…

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SKF has signed two agreements with Scania, totalling SEK 360 million, for the supply of wheel bearings and high pressure valve stem seals.   Tryggve Sthen, President, SKF Automotive says, “It is truly rewarding to see our solutions contributing to Scania’s development of energy efficient trucks. This is a result…

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Taesung, a South Korean company, is investing $6.6 million in a new Macon County plant that will employ 70 and marks the international firm’s entry into the automotive industry. To be known as Taesung Alabama, the 40,000-square-foot plant in Shorter Technology Park will produce plastic-injection molded parts as well as…

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Milestone Auto Parts has relocated from Hicksville, Long Island, to 13,000 square feet in a one-story Williamsburg building. The auto body parts supplier signed a five-year lease at 616 Scholes Street between Scott and Onderdonk Avenues and is paying $13.50 per square foot, or approximately $175,500 in annual rent, The…

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Country's leading two-wheeler maker Hero MotoCorp today launched two new products in the market to cash-in on the festive season. The company launched 100 cc Splendor Pro Classic, which has a cafe racer styling, priced at Rs 48,650 (ex-showroom Delhi) and another 100 cc on-road-off-road bike Passion Pro TR at…

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When Volvo uncovered its new 2015 Volvo XC90 sometime back it announced that all its versions will be powered by a 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine. The base variant in the XC90 can be had with a T6 engine that generates 320PS of power, but the Swedish carmaker has now dished out…