Budget 2021's focus on economic revival to increase demand for automobiles

While voluntary vehicle scrapping policy, augmenting public transport system, etc were positives of the Budget 2021-22, some feel that increasing duties on auto components would increase production cost. Read more...

Continental to expand truck tyre manufacturing capacity at Modipuram plant

The expansion will include an increased product range for 20” and 22.5” truck tyres. The plant will see consistent growth with the fourth planned expansion in the truck tyres production facility to cater to domestic and export markets Read more...

Continental India celebrates production of 50 mn wheel speed sensors

The localisation efforts substantially benefited from the safety regulations introduced in April 2019 - mandating Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) in all the passenger cars and 2-Wheelers upwards of 125 CC caused a spike in demand for wheel speed sensors. Read more...

Continental launches hybrid CV tyres

The all-wheel tire offers the flexibility of fitment on both steer and drive axle Read more...

Padmini VNA, Vitesco JV to offer powertrain solutions for clean mobility

The JV - PV Clean Mobility Technologies - will offer enhanced emission reduction technologies and will focus on sensors and actuators, as well as fuel delivery modules for passenger car, commercial vehicle and two-wheeler-markets. Read more...

Continental develops codes for ethics for artificial intelligence

Artificial intelligence must only be used in accordance with clear ethical principles,” explains Dirk Abendroth, chief technology officer of Continental Automotive Read more...

Continental specially produces medical hoses for Italy

These hoses were specially produced by for tense Italian healthcare sector. Read more...

Continental goes local and expands production capacities in Brazil for air spring systems

With local manufacturing approach, this expansion aims to strengthen company’s presence in the Brazilian market. Read more...

Continental belts drive Mahindra’s agri-machinery in harsh conditions

The German technology company annually ships around 500,000 locally produced belts for agricultural machinery to Mahindra, the world’s largest volume manufacturer of tractors. Read more...

Continental acquires Conti-brand auto belting business in North America

The deal covers import and domestic Continental-branded multi-V belts, accessory drive kits, V-belts, timing belts, pro series kits, pro series plus kits and black series kits, Conti said. Read more...

Continental‘s Manesar facility produces 1 mn Speed Sensors in a Month, eyes 12 mn in a year

The emission norms will demand for advanced technologies to support the upgradation. This is where engine speed sensors will be of great value Read more...

Continental to offer fleet management and telematics for construction sites

According to Continental, there are three significant advantages that companies with digital fleet management have over the competition, viz., better utilisation, lower maintenance costs and more reliable planning. Read more...

Continental to introduce CrimpIQ at Hannover Messe 2019

The CrimpIQ cloud-based industrial solution saves time and money for hydraulic and industrial hose customers Read more...

IAMD show to display solutions at Hannover Messe 2019

The displays will include smart hydraulic, pneumatic, actuator and drive components for manufacturing Read more...

Continental breaks ground for new powertrain plant in Pune

The greenfield plant in Talegaon, Pune, will see an investment of €30 million until 2020, reports Neellohit Banerjee. Read more...

Germany’s Continental to invest Rs 240-cr in powertrain plant in Pune

The plant will produce various drivetrain products including engine management systems, sensors and actuators as well as fuel and exhaust management components Read more...

Non-lethal weapons: Novel tools for peacekeeping missions

Non-lethal weapons (NLWs) are not likely to replace lethal weapons but will simply add another capability to the existing range of options, says Dr J P Agrawal. Read more...

Continental bolsters production of airbag control units in India

Keeping in mind the growing airbag business in India, production will supply both local and export markets. Read more...

Continental opens 3D blow molding plant in China

In the future, 3D blow molded hoses used in high performance turbochargers for automotive OEMs will be produced from the plant, built with an investment of approximately Euro 10 mn Read more...

Germany’s Continental opens R&D facility in Gurgaon

This follows the company’s recent announcement, on the occasion of its tenth anniversary celebration, to invest in high Rs three-digit crore for expansion in India Read more...

Continental contributes intelligent intersection technology for smart cities in US

Technology company Continental is committed with its advanced driver assistance, Vehicle-to-X communications, and sensor technologies to turn today’s dangerous intersections into safer, more intelligent intersections. Read more...

Continental automates charging of electric vehicles and makes them a mobile power bank

Many drivers have long dreamed of the day when charging an all-electric or plug-in hybrid electric vehicle would be as easy as refueling a conventional model. Continental will be demonstrating at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES, January 9 to 12, 2018) in Las Vegas, its two new battery charging systems, both of which help to maximise the inherent advantages of electric vehicles. Read more...

Fifth radar generation meets future requirements for automated driving

Technology company Continental has now incorporated its extensive, long-standing expertise in vehicle surroundings sensors into the fifth generation of its short- and long-range radar sensors, which will enter series production in 2019. Read more...

Continental offers complete solutions for engine management ready for series production

With ultra-modern engine management through components that achieve maximum efficiency with minimal dimensions, Continental is making motorised two-wheelers fit for the future. The specialists in engine management systems offer flexible solutions that can be individually tailored to the requirements of the global markets. Read more...

Continental develops control element for automated driving

To advance the development of automated driving, technology company Continental has developed a central input device. The smart control input device transparently and intuitively configures the change of role from driver to user of automated driving functions. Read more...

Continental training and study formats for software experts

Continental is expanding its range of training and study courses for software experts with an additional program. With the automotive software technician supplementary training course, the technology company is offering its employees a three-year program with an officially accredited qualification. Read more...

Continental successfully tests the synthetic diesel fuel OME

Synthetic fuels, the production and burning of which is CO2-neutral, have the potential to make combustion drives more environmental friendly. The technology company Continental has now successfully conducted tests on a synthetic fuel called oxymethylene ether (OME) in test vehicles. Read more...

Continental introduces its latest generation of cameras

Cameras play a key role in the realisation of modern driver assistance systems and are an integral part of the sensors for automated driving. Advances in camera development create important prerequisites for safe, comfortable, and accident-free driving. Read more...

Continental's innovative 'AllCharge' awarded 'Auto Test Winner' 2017

The electric vehicle charging stations come in many different forms and with many different types of charging current, from single-phase and three-phase AC to high-performance DC. This is also reflected in big differences between charging times. Read more...