REVOLO recognized for its impact on fuel efficiency enhancement and emission reduction
Pune (India), February 9, 2011:KPIT Cummins Infosystems Ltd (BSE: 532400; NSE: KPIT), a global IT consulting and product engineering partner to manufacturing corporations, announced that it has won NASSCOM's 'Promising Innovation of the Year' Award 2010, for its revolutionary plug-in parallel hybrid solution REVOLO
REVOLO is an indigenous and innovative plug-in parallel hybrid solution for automotives, designed and frugally engineered by KPIT Cummins. The solution has been consistently delivering results of 35%+ increase in fuel efficiency and 30%+ reduction in Green House Gas (GHG) emissions, across tests conducted by Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) and in multiple city driving tests.
Receiving the award Anup Sable, Senior Vice President, Automotive & Engineering at KPIT Cummins
, said, "It is an honor to have been selected for this award. This is an acknowledgement of KPIT Cummins' commitment to fostering automotive technology innovation. It is a result of KPIT Cummins' dedication for sustainable & inclusive growth to improve the quality of life of people at large. We are confident that our new technology REVOLO will provide a richer driving experience ensuring safety, comfort and energy efficiency of the vehicles."
The NASSCOM Innovation Awards, presented for the past seven years, recognize organizations that have made innovation a part of their DNA and developed extraordinary and pioneering products and services. Winners of the NASSCOM Innovation Award were selected by an eminent panel of judges from across the industry, who evaluated each innovation on the parameters of originality of the idea, its business viability, scalability of the solution and its impact on global industry.
KPIT Cummins has been working as a product engineering partner to global automotive OEMs and Tier 1s, in the areas of Powertrain, Body Electronics, Safety & Security, Infotainment & Telematics, and In-Vehicle Networking Networking platforms for more than 15 years. Its vast experience and deep expertise has made it capable of developing high quality technology solutions for the automotive industry.
Earlier this year, REVOLO was awarded the Economic Times, Zigwheels 'Automotive Idea of the Year' Award 2010.