- Ideal Jawa
Makers of the famous Yezdi motorbike. The factory is located in Mysore.
- MOTOR INDUSTRIES CO. LTD. [MICO]
Regd. Office: Hosur Road, Adugodi,
Telex: +91-845-2203, 2797
Objects And Activities: Manufacture of fuel injection pumps, spark plugs, elements & delivery valves, nozzles, holders, filters and filter inserts, glow plugs, glow indicators, glow resistors, starter motors, wipers and small motors, distributors and ignition coils.
The company has technical collaboration with M/s. Robert Bosch GmbH, Germany.
- Mahindra Reva
# 38, Maini Sadan, 7th cross, Lavelle road, Bangalore-560001
Phones: +91-(80) 22271146, 22271151
Reva will be India’s first Electric Car (EV). It is highly Economical and very environment friendly.
- TVS Motor CompanyTVS has a manufacturing unit in Mysore and Hosur.They will manufacture two wheelers, three and four wheel (quadra cycles) automotive vehicles with an invesment of Rs 500 crore at Nanjangud in Mysore district. This is the second unit in Mysore, which will manufacture 500,000 vehicles per annum. This was announced on April 22, 2003
- TaeguTec India Private Ltd
No.120, Bommasandra Industrial Area,
Phase IV, Bangalore – 560 099TaeguTec worldwide is a leading partner for modern international tooling and solutions. Headquartered in Daegu, South Korea, TaeguTec is a part of the Iscar Metalworking Companies.In May 2006, Berkshire Hathaway, chaired by Warren Buffett, purchased an 80% stake in TaeguTec’s holding company, the IMC Group, for US$5 billion.
- Toyota Kirloskar Motor Ltd.
Plot No.1, Bidadi Industrial Area,
- VST TILLERS TRACTORS LTD.
Regd. Office & Factory: Plot #1, Dyavasandra Industrial Layout,
Whitefield Road, Mahadevapura Post
Bangalore-560048Objects And Activities: Manufacture of Mitsubishi Shakti Power Tillers, tractors and diesel engines in joint venture with M/s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd., Japan, M/s Mitsubishi Agricultural Machinery Co.Ltd., Japan and M/s Mitsubishi Corp., Japan
- Volvo India Ltd.
- Scania commences operation at bus manufacturing facility in Bengaluru
- Hero Honda enters K’taka with Rs 2k cr investment
Two-wheeler giant Hero Honda is entering Karnataka with a huge investment of Rs 2,000 as the state government has allotted 500 acres of land for the company near Hubli airport.”Hero Honda is coming (to the state). We are going to give them 500 acres near Hubli airport near Dharwad. They are investing Rs 2,000 crore. They need 1,000 skilled workers. It will have annual capacity to manufacture one lakh two-wheelers,” Karnataka’s Large and Medium Industries Minister Murugesh R Nirani said on Sunday, Mar 28.
- “We Want To Sell 30,000 Units In 3 Years:” Reva’s Chetan Maini
Reva Electric Car is a game changing automotive from India. Ever since its launch in India in 2001, the company has sold over 3,000 units; half of them in India and half in exports. Now that the countries world over are moving towards less polluting vehicles and cars run on alternative fuels, Reva is staring at a brigher future.
- Continental to set up new plant in Bangalore
German car components manufacturer Continental AG said it will invest Rs 100 crore in a new plant in Bangalore and focus on building more components for low-cost car makers in emerging markets like India.
- Mitsubishi-VST joint venture for diesel engines
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Limited (MHI), Tokyo, Japan and VST Tillers Tractors Limited (VTTL) today forged a joint venture to manufacture small size diesel engines upto 50 HP at VST Tillers plant in Mysore.Announcing the Joint Venture A T Nahender, Director, MHI-VST Diesel Engines, said the first phase of the project estimated to cost Rs 41.5 crore would have a plant capacity of 30,000 units and production would start by May, next year. It was planned to commence knock down production in December 2007 and gradually increase the indigenous content.
- Tata Luxury and Small bus plant in Dharwad soon
Karnataka Industries Minister Katta Subramanya Naidu today informed the Legislative Council that Tata Motors has proposed to establish a new unit for manufacturing Luxury and small buses in Dharwad. Replying to Basavraj Bommai (JD), he said the company also proposes to manufacture Light Commercial Vehicles. Under the proposal, the company intends to invest Rs 2044 Crore.
- TVS launches new 160cc Apache RTR
Energising the sluggish motorcycle market in the country, TVS Motor Company today launched its new offering 160cc Apache RTR (Racing Throttle Response), the first of its kind in the country, and aimed to cross One Million mark sales in bikes this year.
- Toyota sets up Technical Training Institute
Toyota today announced setting up of Toyota Technical Training Institute (TTTI) for training of students and improving their employability. The purpose of establishing the Institute was to offer an opportunity to acquire special skills of “Monozukuri” (“skilled manufacturing”), for those students who have the talent but cannot go for higher education due to economic reasons.
- State may get Tata car unit
The Tata Motors is understood to be seriously considering a location in Karnataka — either near Mysore or Dharwad – as one of the assembling units for its ambitious small car project. The car – which the Tata Group Chairman Ratan Tata wants to sell at Rs 1 lakh – may hit the Indian roads in 2008 or 2009.
- GM to invest $60 mn in Bangalore tech centre