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Washington, Aug 27 : Leading car companies like Ford and General Motors have introduced new technologies in the cars, which allows parents to keep their teen drivers safe.
Chennai, Aug 25 : The Competition Commission of India (CCI) Monday levied a penalty of Rs.2,544.65 crore on 14 car manufacturers for violating the competition law.
Dhaka, Aug.23 : India's popular scooter and motorcycle major, Bajaj, will manufacture motorcycles at a plant in Bangladesh from June 2015.
Chennai, Aug 20 : Automobile major Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd (M and M), part of the USD 16.5 billion Mahindra group, will export its new tractor Arjun NOVO in the next six months, said a senior official Wednesday.
New Delhi, Aug 20 : Automobile manufacturer Tata Motors Wednesday said it will launch two new models every year as part of its new marketing strategy.
Chennai, Aug 20 : Two and three wheeler maker TVS Motor Company Ltd hopes to sell around 10,000 units of its new Scooty Zest in a month's time while it would launch a motorcycle in six months, a top company official said Wednesday.
New Delhi, Aug 19 : Automobile manufacturer Ford India Tuesday said it has domestically sold and exported 100,000 units of its urban spots utility vehicle (SUV) Ford EcoSport.
Mumbai, Aug 19 : German automobile company Volkswagen Tuesday said it will commence production of diesel engines at its plant located in Chakan, near Pune, with the start of engine assembly line and full-fledged engine-testing facility at the plant.
New Delhi, Aug 19 : With the losses of state-run oil marketers on diesel sales below cost falling to under a rupee per litre, brokerage firm Goldman Sachs Tuesday estimated the monthly price hikes would end after September assuming oil prices remain around the current USD 100 level.
Mumbai, Aug 18 : Automobile major Tata Motors' scrip gained over three percent in Monday's trade and hit a fresh record high of Rs.501.35.
New Delhi, Aug 18 : German automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz Monday said it will hike prices up to 2.5 percent on its models effective Sep 1, 2014.
Mumbai, Aug 14 : Automobile manufacturer Hindustan Motors Thursday reported a net loss of Rs.15.68 crore for the first quarter of the current fiscal.
Mumbai /Chandigarh/ Noida, Aug 13 : In a bid to regain market shares and plug losses in its domestic business, Tata Motors began selling its new passenger car 'Zest' since yesterday, its first offering in four years.
New Delhi, Aug 13 : Passenger car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki Wednesday said its gasoline powered K-series engine crossed 25 lakh (2.5 million) production milestone early this month.
Chennai, Aug 12 : Car manufacturer Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL) is hoping to further beef up its market share with its new premium hatchback Elite i20 and will come out with a sports utility vehicle (SUV) at the appropriate time, a senior company official said Tuesday.
Washington, Aug 12 : Researchers have found that GPS technology is not necessary to show where a driver travelled -- a starting point and the driver's speed data are enough.
Mumbai, Aug 11 : Indian automobile major Tata Motors Ltd Monday said it closed the first quarter of the current fiscal with 38.2 percent increase in its consolidated revenues while its net profit fell.
New Delhi, Aug 8 : Industry body Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) Friday said that it expects domestic car sales to register 5-10 percent growth this fiscal, on the back of healthy sales in July.
Washington, Aug 7 : A new study has revealed that the correct use of safety equipment will help save a significant number of children's lives.
New Delhi, Aug 7 : German luxury car manufacturer Audi Thursday launched first compact luxury sedan A3 with a price tage of Rs.22.95 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
New York, Aug 6 : What if you do not need to move your eyes as you drive yet get all the information about where you are headed or even take a call just by gestures?
New Delhi, Aug.5 : The manufacturer of the world's pinnacle super luxury automobiles, today confirmed the development program for a new Rolls-Royce. The new car will reach the market by mid-2016.
New Delhi, Aug 5 : Two-wheeler manufacturer Hero MotoCorp Tuesday announced an increase of 2.58 percent in its profit after tax for the first quarter of the current fiscal.
New Delhi, Aug 5 : Ultra-luxury automobile manufacturer Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Tuesday said it is developing a new Rolls-Royce model that will reach the market by mid-2016.
Mumbai, August 4 : Two- and three-wheeler manufacturer Bajaj Auto Monday reported a an increase of 13 percent in its sales for July due a sharp increase in exports.
New Delhi, Aug 2 : Despite relief from the central government by way of reduced excise duty, high fuel prices and interest costs dampened customer sentiments for the Indian automobile players, who closed last month with dismal sales figure.
Chennai, Aug 2 : Two and three wheeler maker TVS Motor Company closed last month with a 32 percent sales growth, the company said Saturday.
Chennai, Aug 1 : Ford India, the Indian subsidiary of US auto major Ford Motor Company, closed last month with 24 percent increase in total sales, the company said Friday.
Mumbai, Aug 1 : Automobile major Tata Motors Friday reported a decline of 23 percent in vehicles sold in July at 39,623 units as compared to 51,549 units sold in July 2013
New Delhi, Aug 1 : Automobile manufacturer Mahindra and Mahindra Friday reported a four percent decrease in monthly sales for last month at 35,567 units from 37,096 units during July 2013.
New Delhi, Aug 1 : Two-wheeler manufacturer Hero MotoCorp Friday reported a nine percent growth in sales last month at 529,862 units from 487,545 units from the like period last year.
New Delhi, Aug 1 : General Motors India Friday reported a 27.32 percent decline in sales for the last month which stood at 4,726 units from 6,503 units sold in the corresponding period last year.
New Delhi, Aug 1 : Indo-Japanese automobile company Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) Friday reported a 4.30 percent decline in sales for last month which stood at 13,847 units from 14,470 units sold in July 2013.
Chennai, Aug 1 : Automobile manufacturer Hyundai Motor India Friday reported a fall of 1.4 percent in its sales for July at 48,010 units from 48,704 units in the corresponding month of last year.
New Delhi, Aug 1 : India's largest passenger car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki Friday reported a healthy sales growth of 21.7 percent in total sales, including exports, for July at 101,380 units.
New Delhi, July 31 : Automobile manufacturer Suzuki Motor Corporation's chairman and chief executive Osamu Suzuki called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday.
New Delhi, July 31 : India's largest passenger car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki Thursday reported a 20.7 percent rise in net profit for the first quarter of the current fiscal to Rs.762.3 crore from Rs.631.60 crore over the corresponding quarter of previous financial year.
Beijing, July 26 : BMW and Aston Martin Lagonda will recall autos in China over airbag and gearbox problems respectively, China's quality watchdog has said.
By Rohit Vaid, New Delhi, July 24 : Preventing cars from turning into coffins need enhances safety features like alarms or IT based devices that warn about lethal levels of toxic gases like carbon monoxide (CO) and sparking in the engines that could reduce the vehicle into ash within minutes, auto industry experts said.
New Delhi, July 23 : Luxury automobile manufacturer BMW Wednesday launched ActiveHybrid 7 sedan priced at Rs.1.35 crore (ex-showroom Delhi).
New Delhi, July 23 : Honda Cars India Wednesday launched a newly developed seven-seater multi-utility vehicle (MPV), Mobilio, priced between Rs.6.49 lakh and Rs.9.76 lakh (ex-Showroom Delhi).
New Delhi, July 22 : Mercedes-Benz Tuesday launched the AMG version of its sedan CLA 45 powered by the four-cylinder series production engine.
New York, July 21 : Hold on to that steering. Cars of the future are set to get rid of traditional controls like buttons and switches and have a touchscreen smartphone for your driving comfort and overall safety.
New York, July 19 : Not just income, but taxes that keep fuel costs high and good roads with ample parking space determine the amount of personal car use for people in developing nations including India, a new study shows.
Bangalore, July 17 : The fourth edition of the Mahindra Adventure Monsoon Challenge TSD Rally has attracted 25 vehicles with a two-member crew each which will cover about 700 km in two days this weekend.
New Delhi, July 16 : Automobile manufacturer Honda Cars India Wednesday said it will carry out preventive replacement of passenger side air bag inflator in luxury sedan Accord and sports utility vehicle (CR-V).
Bangalore, July 15 : Volvo-Eicher Commercial Vehicles (VECV) Tuesday rolled out light and medium trucks here with higher power and durability to meet the needs of the emerging mid-premium market segment.
Chennai, July 11 : Looking at the long term prospects and to spur sales in the short term, French automobile maker Renault group has decided to focus on the Middle East, India and Gulf markets, the group said.
New Delhi, July 9 : Rolls-Royce Motor Cars today announced that the company has enjoyed a record half-year in 2014, with sales increasing by 33 per cent worldwide compared with the same period in 2013.
Washington, July 7 : Mercedes-Benz has reportedly unveiled a demonstration video of an 'auto-driven' truck named Mercedes-Benz Future Truck 2025, showing the vehicle driving on its own at high speeds on Germany's autobahn.
Chennai, July 7 : French automobile maker Renault's vehicle sales in the Asia-Pacific region went down 12 percent during the first half of 2014 due to the drop in the Indian market and the situation in Iran, the Renault group said Monday.
Washington, July 05: German vehicle maker Mercedes is coming up with an automated series of truck, which they will call Future Truck 2025.
Gurgaon, July 4 : Tata Motors Friday launched a nation-wide campaign here to showcase its new Revotron engine as a prelude to the launch of its new Zest and Bolt cars.
New Delhi, July 2 : Pune-based Force Motors Ltd. today announced that the company will be the Title Sponsor of Rainforest Challenge in India, titled "Force Gurkha RFC India 2014".
New Delhi, July 2 : Two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp Wednesday reported a growth of eight percent in sales for June at 541,594 units from 502,279 units sold in the corresponding period of 2013.
New Delhi, July 1 : Automobile manufacturers reported some positive sales numbers for the month of June.
Chennai, July 1 : The Indian subsidiary of Japanese automobile firm Nissan Motor Company last month recorded a 48 percent growth in sales over the like period of last year, the company said Tuesday.
Chennai, July 1 : Automobile manufacturer Hyundai Motor India Tuesday reported a fall of 7.6 percent in its sales for June at 50,518 units from 54,665 units in the corresponding month of last year.
Detroit (US), July 1 : General Motors (GM) announced Monday that it would recall 8.4 million more vehicles mainly because of potential ignition key problems, which will bring the total number of vehicles recalled by the automaker this year to 25.7 million.
Chennai, June 26 : The BMW India Pvt. Ltd., the Indian subsidiary of German auto major BMW, Thursday said its plant here has started rolling out the new BMW X5 and initial deliveries will start by this month end.