A Business Standard article quotes Venture Intelligence data on PE/VC investments in the Auto components space:
According to Venture Intelligence data, PE and VC investors invested $38 million in 2016 as against $144 million in 2015 and $158 million in 2014. The value of investments stood at $58 million and $633 million in 2012 and 2013 respectively. The year 2013 was a blockbuster year for auto component industry with KKR making an investment of $460 million in Alliance Tire Group. Top deal in 2016 was $17 million, lowest since 2011.
..$1.05 billion exit of IFC and KKR from Alliance Tire Group in March 2016, when the shares were acquired by Yokohama Rubber Co. KKR reported 2.38 X in this exit.
The other two major exits were Actis through IPO in Endurance Technologies in October 2016 and Navis Capital selling its investments to promoters in Classic Stripes in April 2016. The two investors made 2.46X and 0.42X respectively.