Chennai, March 27 : Two-wheeler major Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India on Friday said it will invest around Rs.5.8 billion on expanding the capacity of its Karnataka plant.
By Ankit Berry, New Delhi, Mar. 26 : Ford India launched its latest offering, the Ford Figo Aspire Sedan, from its new unit in Sanand, Gujarat, on Thursday.
Sanand, Gujarat, Mar 26 : Ford Motor Company on Thursday inaugurated its integrated manufacturing facility including a state-of-the-art vehicle manufacturing facility and a world-class engine plant at Sanand in Gujarat.
Kolkata, Mar 25 : Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. (HMSI), the only Honda in the Indian two-wheeler industry, on Wednesday announced the availability of the recently unveiled Dream Neo and Honda Dio at your nearest dealership in Kolkata.
New Delhi, Mar 25 : : Mercedes-Benz on Wednesday underscored its claim of combining refined sportiness with luxury for discerning Indian consumers with the simultaneous launch of two specialty cars, the new CLS-Class Coupe and the E-Class Cabriolet. Pursuing an intense product drive in sync with its '15 in 15' strategy, the company has now introduced five new products in the market this year, of which three new models are introduced in the month of March.
New Delhi, March 25 : Luxury automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz launched on Wednesday two of its specialty cars -- the new CLS-Class Coupe and the E-Class Cabriolet.
New Delhi, March 25 : Leading tractor manufacturer New Holland Agriculture has been awarded the customer satisfaction award by JD Power Asia Pacific based on the responses from 4,789 owners in India who made the purchases between July 2012 and November 2013.
Pune, Mar. 25 : Jaguar Land Rover announced that the award-winning Range Rover Evoque will be added to its Pune manufacturing facility to support sales growth in the local market.
Pune, Mar 24 : Jaguar Land Rover has announced that the award-winning Range Rover Evoque will be added to its Pune manufacturing facility to support sales growth in the local market.
New York, March 22 : Researchers are working on an in-built blood alcohol level tester that can prevent people under its influence from driving.
Mumbai, Mar 20 : Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., a part of the US $16.5 billion Mahindra Group, on Wednesday announced that it's technologically advanced 0.85 ton payload mini-truck, Maxximo had completed five years on Indian roads.
Chennai, Mar. 20 : A four-day automobile exhibit, 'Auto Circuit', displaying high-end and luxury cars and bikes is currently on in Chennai.
New Delhi, Mar. 17 : Hyundai Motor India Ltd on Tuesday launched a sportier version of its hatchback - the i20. Christened as 'i20 Active', this car follows in the footsteps of Hyundai's Fluidic design philosophy.
New Delhi, March 17 : Automobile manufacturer Hyundai Motor India Tuesday launched its new sport styled vehicle i20 Active at the global debut event here.
Washington, March 16 : Uber is reportedly using a fleet of electric cars as part of a new test program in Chicago, a report said.
London, March 16 : Researchers have shown how exhaust pollution from diesel engines affects nerves within the lung.
Melbourne, March 16 : Mercedes chief Toto Wolff said that rival teams who are "moaning" about his team's commanding success should put their heads down and work harder following the Silver Arrows' domination at the Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix here on Sunday.
Washington, Mar 15 : BMW has recently showed off a new water-injection system on its M4-based safety car for MotoGP.
by Ankit Berry, New Delhi, Mar. 13 : Premium motorcycle brand Triumph has expanded its adventure portfolio in India, with the launch of the XRx and the XCx models.
New Delhi, Mar 13 : Automobile manufacturer Renault India continued with its aggressive product launch strategy in India by introducing the New Generation Duster.
Mumbai, Mar 11 : Mahindra Two Wheelers Ltd. (MTWL), part of the USD 16.5 billion Mahindra Group, & Paytm, a mobile commerce platform have entered into a partnership to enable eRetail of the Mahindra Centuro motorcycles and Mahindra Rodeo UZO range of scooters.
New Delhi, Mar. 10 : Automobile manufacturer Maruti Suzuki on Tuesday announced that it will recall 33,098 Alto 800 and Alto K-10 cars, manufactured between December 8 and February 18.
Chennai, March 10 : Powered by its Activa scooter and CB Shine motorbike, two-wheeler-maker Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India on Tuesday said it has crossed the 20 million customer base mark in the country.
New Delhi, March 10 : Two-wheeler manufacturer Hero MotoCorp on Tuesday strengthened its leadership team by inducting Ashok Bhasin as the head of sales, marketing and customer care function for the India.
New Delhi, March 10 : Passenger car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki Tuesday announced a proactive inspection and replacement of the 'right hand door latch assembly' of 33,098 vehicles manufactured between December 8 and February 18, 2014-15.
Chennai, March 10 : The Indian insurance regulator on Tuesday proposed a steep 107.79 percent hike in third party insurance premium for small cars (less than 1,000cc) while reducing rates for some categories of trucks from April onwards, according to an exposure draft.
New Delhi, March 10 : Domestic passenger car sales increased by 6.85 percent in February which stood at 171,727 units from 160,717 units off-take in the corresponding month of 2014, industry data showed Tuesday.
Mumbai, Mar 9 : Volkswagen, Europe's largest carmaker, has announced a 10% increase in sales in February 2015, as compared to sales in February last year. With successful launches of the new Polo, new Polo GT and new Vento last year, followed by the successful launch of the new Jetta in February this year, Volkswagen's sales in India are now showing a clear upwards trend.
By Ankit Berry, New Delhi, Mar.7 : The slowdown in major auto markets like China, Europe and Brazil has offered India an opportunity to attract foreign investments. However, infrastructural improvement along with ease of doing business, and better policies are required to ensure this sector's growth, says JD Power, a US-based global marketing information services firm.
Chennai, March 4 : European truck maker AB Volvo on Wednesday sold 4.7 percent stake in Eicher Motors Ltd for around $310 million, an Eicher Motors official said.
London, March 4 : The one thing that is always on the mind of drivers while buying a battery electric vehicle (BEV) is the range of the vehicle.
New Delhi, Mar.4 : German auto major BMW is now the official choice for all VIP movements at Delhi International Airport. All dignitaries, leading businessmen and eminent personalities transiting through the VIP Lounge will now be chauffeured in BMW vehicles.
Chennai, March 4 : India will be the first market for French automobile maker Renault to launch its global small car (price below Rs.4 lakh) this year, said a top official of the group's Indian subsidiary.
Gurgaon, March 3 : Sale of Maruti Suzuki diesel cars went down by over 6 percent in February as compared to the same period last year, an official said on Tuesday.
Mumbai, Mar 3 : : Tata Motors Tuesday announced the launch of a new Small Pick-up, the Tata SuperAce Mint.
Chennai, March 3 : Car maker Ford India said on Tuesday it closed its sales book last month at 12,576 units, with exports driving up the growth.
Mumbai, Mar 2 : Tata Motors saw strong growth in certain key segments, as passenger cars (excluding UV's) and M&HCV grew by 31% and 34%, respectively, year-on-year; with the total commercial and passenger vehicles sales (including exports) in February 2015 of 44,225 vehicles, a growth of 11% over 39,951 vehicles sold in February 2014.
Mumbai, Mar 2 : SUV manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M Ltd.), on Monday announced its auto sales numbers which stood at 38,033 units during February 2015 as against 42,166 units during February 2014.
Chennai, March 2 : City-based commercial vehicles major Ashok Leyland Ltd. closed February with 36 percent sales growth, an official statement said on Monday.
New Delhi/Chennai, March 2 : Dented by high fuel and interest costs, automobile manufacturers on Monday reported mixed sales for February.
Mumbai, March 2 : Automobile manufacturer Mahindra and Mahindra on Monday reported a decline of 10 percent in its overall sales including exports for February which stood at 38,033 units from 42,166 units sold during the corresponding period of last year.
Chennai, March 2 : Two-wheeler maker Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India logged 10 percent sales growth in February, an official statement said on Monday.
New Delhi, March 2 : Two-wheeler manufacturer Hero MotoCorp Monday reported a decline of 3.85 percent in its monthly sales for February which stood at 484,769 units from 504,181 units sold in the corresponding month of last year.
Chennai, March 2 : Two- and three-wheeler maker TVS Motor Company on Monday said it closed last month with 15 percent growth in sales volume.
Mumbai, March 2 : Automobile major Tata Motors Monday reported an 11 percent growth in its overall sales, including exports, during February at 44,225 units from 39,951 units in the like period of last year.
New Delhi, March 2 : Two-and three-wheeler maker Bajaj Auto on Monday reported a decline of 22 percent in its sales for February at 243,319 units from 313,294 units in the corresponding period of the previous year.
Chennai, March 2 : Automobile manufacturer Hyundai Motor India (HMIL) on Monday reported a sales growth of 2.4 percent at 47,612 units during February 2015 from an off-take of 46,505 units sold in the like period of last year.
New Delhi, March 2 : India's largest passenger car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki Monday reported a sales growth, including exports, of 8.7 percent in February at 118,551 units from 109,104 units sold in the corresponding period of last year.
New Delhi, Feb 25 : FIAT Group Automobiles India Pvt. Ltd (FGAIPL) will organize free mega check up camp at its exclusive dealerships for 3 days from Feb 26 to 28.
Kolkata, Feb 24 : - Riders around the world will have the chance to add their voices to help shape the future of Project LiveWire Harley-Davidson's first electric motorcycle, as the company's Project LiveWireExperience tour expands globally in 2015.
Mumbai, Feb 23 : Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M), India's leading SUV manufacturer, on Monday announced the launch of the XUV500 Xclusive Edition built on its current top end variant, the W8.
New Delhi, Feb 21 : The fifth edition of the 21 Gun Salute International Vintage Car Rally and Concourse Auto Show left many onlookers spellbound in the capital Saturday, as they watched 201 cars and 50 vintage bikes participating in the event.
Kolkata, Feb 21 : Car manufacturer company Hyundai Motor India Ltd. on Friday launched their sedan car 4S Fluidic Verna through an event at Taj Bengal Hotel in Kolkata.
Panaji, Feb 19 : Comparing an Enfield Bullet to a Harley Davidson was like comparing a Mercedes to a Maruti because sales volume alone cannot determine global popularity of a lifestyle brand, a top official of Harley Davidson India said Thursday.
Chennai, Feb 19 : Car major Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL), the Indian subsidiary of South Korean Hyundai Motor Company, is hoping to increase sales in rural areas this year by 25,000 units, said a senior official here Thursday.
Kolkata, Feb 18 : Re-igniting Kolkata's two-wheeler market, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. (HMSI) on Wednesday announced its aggressive 'Bigger, Better & Bolder' roadmap for FY'2015-16 and launched its brand new premium motorcycle CB Unicorn 160 at The Westin.
New Delhi, Feb 18 : Automobile major Hyundai Motor India (HMIL) Wednesday launched 10 new variants of its mid-sized sedan all-new 4S Fluidic Verna priced between Rs.7.73 lakh and Rs.12.19 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
New Delhi, Feb 17 : Automobile major Mahindra and Mahindra Tuesday announced the upgradation of the side curtain airbag software on all of its sports utility vehicle (SUV) XUV500 vehicles manufactured on or before July 2014.
Mumbai, Feb 17 : Automobile manufacturer Volkswagen Tuesday launched the new variant of its sedan Jetta priced between Rs.13.87 lakh and Rs.15.01 lakh (Ex-showroom Mumbai).
New Delhi, Feb 16 : Automobile manufacturer GM India Monday said it will introduce its sports utility vehicle (SUV) Chevrolet Trailblazer this year and multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) Spin in 2016.