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April 29, 2021
Bajaj Auto today announced that it closed the online bookings for the Chetak electric scooter within 48 hours…
April 16, 2021
Apollo Tyres said that prior to the launch, the tyres were tested on a fleet service with a US waste-removal/haulage operation to benchmark against Tier I competition across multiple retread cycles.
April 14, 2021
Ever since its launch, the compact SUV by Japanese automobile major Suzuki, Jimny has created a distinctive reputation.…
April 13, 2021
Kia has already received 24,000 pre-orders for the new K8 in just 12 days, already hitting 30% of its sales target of 80,000 units this year.
April 10, 2021
Yamaha Motor India has introduced a new colour option — Metallic Red — for the YZF R15 Version…
April 6, 2021
It is the first major contract for the advanced armoured tactical vehicles that are designed and developed by the private sector in India with intellectual property rights within the country.
March 26, 2021
As the impact of the pandemic wanes, the government's move to increase spending on infrastructure augurs well for the automobile sector and, in turn, for the automotive components makers.
March 26, 2021
New Delhi, March 15 : The year 2021 is extremely critical for Kia in India as the automobile…
March 15, 2021
Furthermore, automobile dealers should benefit from continued OEM support and strong demand recovery post the lockdown.
March 11, 2021
The compact SUV is equipped with the powerful 1.5L four cylinder-petrol engine.
March 4, 2021
It is powered by a naturally aspirated V6 engine pumping out 264 kW brake horsepower and 350 Nm of torque.
March 4, 2021
Currently, we export 14 models, nearly 150 variants, to over 100 countries.
February 27, 2021
Nissan International Holdings, a Dutch investment arm of Japanese automaker Nissan, came as the strategic investor on Hinduja Tech in 2014.
February 26, 2021
The company, which currently offers CNG options in eight models out of total 14 available in the Indian market, is actively working to expand the portfolio.
February 21, 2021
New Delhi: Union Road Transport and Highways Secretary Giridhar Aramane says that the new scrapping policy has been…
February 6, 2021
Tesla issued the recall with NHTSA for 9,136 Model X SUVs built in 2015 and 2016 over pieces of the body that can detach while driving due to a lack of primer.
January 9, 2021
This year was unprecedented in many ways for the auto sector too, as the COVID-19 pandemic hit the world, the auto was one of the most affected sectors by it. Unlike previous years this year saw the announcement of fewer cars in India and obviously, fewer people bought those cars. The auto sector is now up but is still a long way from normal.
December 22, 2020
According to the statement, the extent of the price increases is not clear at this stage, “but we believe they could range from low to mid-single digits depending on the model and company”.
December 18, 2020
New Delhi: Automobile major Hyundai Motor India on Friday said its newly launched fourth generation premium compact car…
November 21, 2020
It said that the sales have enabled Hero MotoCorp to reduce the vehicle stocks at its dealerships to less than four weeks, the lowest ever post-festive inventory.
November 19, 2020
Meteor 350 is a cruiser based on a new platform with a new engine and fitted with modern features. Now point is, that how is all of it coming together? Should we buy it? Can we skip the Classic 350?
November 9, 2020
India's largest carmaker company, Maruti Suzuki is all set for this festive season. It has rolled out Diwali offers to customers on elect Arena and NEXA models including the Wagon R, Swift, Brezza, Baleno, Ciaz and S-Cross.
October 27, 2020
The all-new Hyundai i20 is scheduled to launch in India next month. Hyundai India has released the first set of the new i20's sketches, showcasing what the car set to arrive in India will look like.
October 27, 2020
As of today, its ‘New Forever BS6’ range consists of the Tiago, Tigor, Nexon, Harrier and the Altroz.
October 25, 2020
The customers in Tesla's Early Access Programme will receive software updates, which will give drivers access to Autopilot's ‘partially' automated driver assistance system on city streets.
October 22, 2020
"We're also aiming to achieve our original 2020 guidance of 500,000 deliveries despite the operational interruptions earlier in the year," said Zachary Kirkhorn, Chief Financial Officer.
October 22, 2020
Tesla and CEO Elon Musk frequently used the offer as a marketing tool.
October 18, 2020
Musk also announced that as well as purchasing batteries from Panasonic and LG Chem.
September 23, 2020
The issue of pollution from vehicles had cropped up before the apex court which is hearing a matter related to air pollution in the Delhi-national capital region (NCR).
September 19, 2020
Gates further said that "you'll even be able to buy an all-electric pick-up truck soon thanks to legacy companies like GM and Ford and new carmakers like Rivian and Bollinger".
September 13, 2020
Rule 55A was introduced in 2001. It prescribed four different fees - Rs 15,000 - for the registration marks 1 to 9 in any series prevalent within the jurisdiction of the registering authority, and Rs 12,000 for reservation of marks from 10 to 100 in any series.
August 27, 2020
The company said it will follow the changing customer behaviour in the country, wherein customers prefer "using a car" rather than "owning a car" due to the prevailing circumstances.
August 19, 2020
New Delhi, Aug 12 : The flurry of lockdowns across the country in many major cities and states…
August 12, 2020
Chennai, July 14 : The second largest car maker in India Hyundai Motor India Ltd while continuing to…
July 14, 2020
This comes as India has decided to switch to the world's cleanest emissions standard from April 1. It has gone straight to Euro-VI emission standards from Euro-IV.
July 8, 2020
Tesla's revenue in Q1 2020 reached $5.9 billion, an increase of nearly $1.5 billion a year ago. The company ended the quarter with $8.1 billion of cash.
July 2, 2020
The truck is slated to cost around $150,000 for the 300-mile model and around $180,000 for the 500-mile model, said the report.
June 10, 2020
In April, like some other automakers, Bajaj Auto’s domestic sales were nil. But it exported 37,878 units including two and three wheelers after ports had resumed operations.
June 3, 2020
It's not that he did not explain why he thought so. In replies to a Twitter user's question, he said that both the virality of COVID-19 and fatality rate are overstated.
March 14, 2020
San Francisco, Feb 18 : Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Tuesday took a jibe at Microsoft co-founder Bill…
February 18, 2020
Tesla is using advanced AI for vision and planning, supported by efficient use of inference hardware to achieve a general solution to full self-driving.
February 3, 2020
The partnership will have regular programming on AutoExpo 2020's Facebook and Instagram handles with a special emphasis on FB and IG 'Lives' covering the latest news and events from the venue.
January 30, 2020
Musk recently confirmed that the popular Disney+ service will soon be available in ‘Tesla Theater' in a future firmware update.
January 13, 2020
New Delhi, Jan 12 To re-attract consumers, the slowdown-dented automobile sector has lined up 60 launches, new technology…
January 12, 2020
"Exports witnessed growth of 9.9 per cent to 66,073 units, mainly due to incremental contribution of 6,341 units by Kia Motors, which otherwise could be flattish," he said.
January 10, 2020
The company also said that it will showcase 14 commercial and 12 passenger vehicle displays at the upcoming Auto Expo 2020, at Greater Noida.
January 10, 2020
Mumbai, Dec 20 : Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M) on Friday informed the exchanges that Executive Chairman Anand Mahindra…
December 20, 2019
New Delhi, Dec 6 : The slump in vehicle sales adversely impacted the financial performance of India’s auto…
December 7, 2019
New Delhi, Dec 3 : Automobile major Maruti Suzuki will increase vehicle prices from January 2020. According to…
December 3, 2019
Mumbai, Dec 3 : Inventory adjustment along with economic slowdown continued to decelerate two-wheeler segment sales in November…
December 3, 2019
San Francisco, Nov 19 : A Tesla Supercharger station in New Jersey caught fire due to unknown reasons…
November 19, 2019
"The new Audi A6 heralds the very best of luxury and technology, while also marking the entry of our first BS-VI compliant model in the country."
October 25, 2019
In Maharashtra, the BJP had targeted 200 plus seats in the 288-member Assembly. It's poised to win 103 seats and its ally, the Shiv Sena, over 57 seats.
October 24, 2019
Besides, two-wheeler sales - often tracked to analyse the rural markets health - were also down 22.09 per cent.
October 12, 2019
"The BS-VI petrol cars from Maruti Suzuki have been extensively tested with BS-IV fuel and there is no operational concern,"
October 5, 2019
Besides, other companies such as Piaggio India and Isuzu Motors India announced festive season discounts.
September 25, 2019
Stocks of two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp settled 13.19 per cent or Rs 334.05 higher at Rs 2,866.50 per share.
September 20, 2019
Mumbai, Sep 12 (IANS) Tata Motors Group on Wednesday reported a decline of 32 per cent in August’s…
September 12, 2019
Latest data shows that automobile sales for the month of August hit the lowest since 1997-98.
September 10, 2019
Overall, passenger vehicle sales declined by 31.57 per cent in August to 196,524 units against 287,198 units in the corresponding month a year ago.
September 9, 2019
At Ennore in Chennai, the number of non-working says would be 16, at Hosur 1, 2, CPPS it would be 5 while at Alwar, Rajasthan it would be 10.
September 9, 2019
The GST council's next meeting is scheduled in Goa on September 20.
September 7, 2019
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) A million contractual manufacturing jobs are at risk due to the consumption slowdown,…
September 5, 2019
Maruti Suzuki shares were trading 2.47 per cent lower at Rs 5,900.25 per share on Wednesday.
September 4, 2019
On Sunday, automobile majors reported significant declines in their respective sales for August.
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Crisil ratings on Tuesday said that weak growth in rural income will lead…
The data also showed that retail sales of passenger vehicles were lower by 11 per cent on a year-on-year basis.
August 19, 2019
Sources in Tata Motors say there has been a sharp decline in purchase order of the vehicles from the Jamshedpur unit.
August 14, 2019
Last week, automobile sector representatives met Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to apprise her of the grim situation.
August 13, 2019
Founded in 2015 by Vikram Chopra and Mehul Agrawal, the company is backed by Sequoia India, Exor Seeds, partners of DST Global, London-based Kingsway Capital and Silicon Valley investment firm KCK.
August 13, 2019
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Breaking silence over his India plans, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has blamed high…
August 2, 2019
Mumbai, Aug 1 (IANS) Automobile major Tata Motors on Thursday reduced prices of its electric vehicle (EV) —…
August 1, 2019
On Monday, SBI's senior management and FADA officials met in Mumbai to discuss the problems faced by the industry.
July 30, 2019
Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) India’s ongoing economic slowdown has claimed jobs, profits and caused investors to run scared…
July 25, 2019
Consequently, the motor is able to develop a 40.27 kgm of torque distributed to the front wheels giving an acceleration of 0 to 100 km per hour in just 9.7 seconds.
July 9, 2019
The company has been selling passenger vehicles in Bangladesh since 2012.
July 8, 2019
In July last year, Drive.ai partnered up with the City of Frisco, Texas to launch its first autonomous pilot programme.
June 26, 2019
Hangzhou, June 14 (IANS) Chinese researchers have developed a high-energy Lithium-ion Battery (LIB) technology, which could enable a…
June 14, 2019
Coimbatore, June 7 (IANS) Auto giant Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India on Friday began the new era of…
June 8, 2019
San Francisco, May 31 (IANS) While his electric vehicle (EV) company Tesla struggles to make profit, tech mogul…
June 1, 2019
San Francisco, May 26 (IANS) Elon Musk has dismissed media reports that claimed that his Electric Vehicle (EV)…
May 26, 2019
San Francisco, May 22 (IANS) Billionaire businessman Elon Musk has hired famous meme-creator, Adam Koszary to be the…
May 22, 2019
San Francisco, May 18 (IANS) The infamous Tesla Model 3 sedan crash with a semi-truck that happened in…
May 19, 2019
San Francisco, May 17 (IANS) To cut losses, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has decided to personally examine and…
May 18, 2019
San Francisco, May 17 (IANS) After two cases of cars exploding in China, electric vehicle (EV)-maker Tesla is…
May 18, 2019
San Francisco, April 25 (IANS) Tesla announced that it has lost $702 million in the last quarter, while…
April 25, 2019
New Delhi, April 24: As small vehicles dominate Indian roads, the two and three-wheeler segments in the country…
April 24, 2019
New Delhi, April 24: Weak consumer sentiment, along with a rise in borrowing costs and increased fuel prices…
April 24, 2019
Mumbai, April 6: Mahika Mishra, an 11-year-old Mumbai girl, has in a letter to Anand Mahindra, Chairman of…
April 6, 2019
"This year has seen record high commodity price increases. Further there are regulatory requirements effective April 1 that have also led to cost increases.
March 28, 2019
According to a CNBC report, shares of Tesla fell 4 per cent after the news of Tesla cars being held up in China spread.
March 6, 2019
Los Angeles, March 4: Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to announce his plans of introducing the…
March 4, 2019
New Delhi, Jan 17: National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday asked carmaker Volkswagen to deposit Rs 100 crore…
January 17, 2019
Beijing, Jan 7: As the US-China trade talks began, electric car maker Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Monday…
January 7, 2019
San Francisco, Dec 28: Electric car company Tesla is looking for internal participants for its new Autopilot hardware,…
December 28, 2018
San Francisco, Dec 18: Renewing speculation of Apple’s self-driving car, the Cupertino-based tech giant has hired former Tesla senior…
December 18, 2018
According to the company, the hike in price from next year is due to rising input costs and increase in fuel prices.
December 13, 2018
Buriram (Thailand), Dec 2 : Rajiv Sethu’s feat of gaining his first point outside Indian soil has not…
December 2, 2018
Highlighting the roadmap for the next season, Nagaraj pointed out that the focus will be on "preparing a world class Indian racer".
December 1, 2018
The "negative factors" which slashed sales this year include the fuel prices which were on the upward swing till October-end, and although the petrol-diesel prices started going downwards, the damage was done.
November 23, 2018
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) The Northern Railway on Tuesday received its first aerodynamically designed passenger electric locomotive…
November 6, 2018
Mumbai, Oct 30 (IANS) Luxury automobile manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover India (JLRIL) has commenced the local manufacturing of…
October 30, 2018
BMW is recalling about 1.6 million diesel cars to fix a potential fire hazard in their engines, expanding…
October 23, 2018
The off-take of the sub-segment such as passenger cars dipped by 5.57 per cent during the month under review to 197,124 units.
October 13, 2018
San Francisco, Sep 14: Mahindra & Mahindra, India’s leading manufacturer of utility vehicles and part of the $20.7…
September 14, 2018
Canberra, Sep 12: Perth will be one of the first cities in the world to trial driverless on-demand…
September 12, 2018
Mumbai, Aug 7: The key Indian equity indices on Tuesday touched fresh record levels for the second straight day…
August 7, 2018
New Delhi, June 18: Ducati India has just launched the 2018 Multistrada 1260 in the country at Rs…
June 19, 2018
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Mahindra Electric on Tuesday announced its partnership with self-drive rental platform Zoomcar, as…
April 10, 2018
Skill Development Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said drivers' training can save up to Rs 10,000 crore every year.
March 7, 2018
New Delhi, Feb 9: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan on Thursday showed support for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Swachh Bharat…
February 9, 2018
New Delhi, Feb 7: Luxury automobile major Mercedes-Benz on Wednesday launched its Mercedes Maybach S 650 and teased its…
New Delhi, Feb 7: Automobile manufacturer Kia Motors India on Wednesday made its India debut and unveiled future car…
The "Auto Expo-The Motor Show 2018" is scheduled to be held at the India Expo Mart in Greater Noida from February 9-14.
January 30, 2018
New Delhi, Aug 24: Hyundai Verna introduced its new segment cars in the competition with mid-size sedan segment…
August 24, 2017
New Delhi, Aug 20 : Tata Motors on Sunday launched the mid-end variant of its hatchback Tiago model…
August 20, 2017
New Delhi: Ducati launched its bike “Scrambler Cafe Racer” at Rs 9,32,000 (Ex-showroom, India). It is in Black…
August 5, 2017
New Delhi, July 14: Czech carmaker Skoda on Thursday launched its best selling sedan Octavia in India with price…
July 14, 2017
New Delhi, May 28: The demand for fancy foreign luxury cars is witnessing a steep rise, with buyers, including…
May 29, 2017
Chennai, March Carmaker General Motors India on Tuesday confirmed it will stop production at its plant in Halol…
Kolkata, March Luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz India is expecting to clock “significantly over 10 percent growth” in sales…
New Delhi, July 7 Alibaba Group on Thursday launched a first-of-its-kind “internet-connected car” that can be scaled up…
July 7, 2016
Honda BR-V, the Japanese carmaker’s entrant for the highly competitive compact SUV segment, was launched today at 8.75…
May 5, 2016
Mumbai, April 6 : Luxury automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz India on Wednesday reported a rise of over 21 percent in…
April 6, 2016
Earlier today, Venture Capitalist Stewart Alsop of Bay Area posted fairly unexpected to Medium. Alsop wrote a letter…
February 2, 2016
New Delhi, Dec 16 : The Supreme Court order banning the sale of diesel vehicles above 2,000 cc in…
December 16, 2015