Chennai, Jan 29 : Commercial vehicle major Ashok Leyland Thursday said it has posted a turnover of Rs.3,361 crore and a net profit of Rs.32.09 crore for the third quarter of the current fiscal.
Ahmedabad, Jan 28 : Automobile company Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. (MSIL) Wednesday said it will construct three plants in Hansalpur in Gujarat with a total annual capacity of producing 750,000 vehicles.
Pune, Jan 27 : Volkswagen Group India Tuesday launched its engine assembly plant which also includes a full-fledged engine testing facility at its factory in Chakan.
Kolkata, Jan 22 : With an aim to attract young drivers, automobile manufacturer Tata Motors announced the commercial launch of its much-awaited sporty hatchback, the all-new Bolt, in east Indian city of Kolkata on Thursday.
Mumbai, Jan 22 : Automobile major Tata Motors Thursday launched its sports hatchback Bolt priced between Rs.4.65 lakh and Rs.5.75 lakh (ex-showroom, Mumbai).
Kolkata, Jan 22 : Planning to increase its market share in cars, Indian automotive major Tata Motors Thursday said it will launch two car models each year until 2020.
New Delhi, Jan 22 : German luxury automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz India Thursday launched its sports luxury sedan CLA-Class priced between Rs.31.50 lakh and Rs.35.90 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
New Delhi, Jan 21 : Two-wheeler industry Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. (HMSI) has announced exclusive tie-up with Shriram Automall India Limited (SAMIL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Shriram Transport Finance Company (STFC) to cater to the pre-owned 2-wheeler segment.
Pune, (Maharashtra), Jan 21 : Union Minister for Heavy Industries Anant Geete Wednesday exhorted the automobile industry to face the challenges of competition and advent of new technology in the sector.
New Delhi, Jan 20 : In a voluntary car check, French automobile manufacturer Renault India Tuesday recalled units of hatchback Pulse and mid-sized sedan Scala manufactured between September 2011 and July 2012.
Mumbai, Jan 20 : Mahindra Two Wheelers Ltd. (MTWL) Tuesday said it has acquired 51 percent stake in French firm Peugeot Motocycles (PMTC), part of the 54 billion euro PSA.
Kolkata, Jan 16 : Datsun India has launched its new offering Datsun GO+, a sub-4 meter Compact Family Wagon with a spacious interior and flexible three-row seating.
New Delhi/Chennai, Jan 16 : To expand its market reach in India, Japanese car maker Nissan is planning to have smaller outlets in tier-II and III towns and also increase the advertisement spend to improve brand awareness for its Datsun models, a top official has said.
Pune, Jan 15 : Volkswagen Motorsport India Thursday launched the 2015 Vento Cup, a one-make touring car racing series, which will be part of the 18th JK Tyre Racing Championship.
Chennai, Jan 15 : Automobile group Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) chairman Anand Mahindra Thursday termed RBI governor Raghuram Rajan as 'Rate-cut-Raghu', following the central bank's decision to cut the repo rate by 25 basis points.
New Delhi, Jan 14 : Italian super sports car manufacturer Ferrari Wednesday announced two new dealerships in India.
Mumbai, Jan 14 : : Carmaker Volkswagen has announced the launch of the New Cross Polo 1.2 MPI.
Seoul, Jan 13 : SsangYong Motor Company (SYMC), a part of the US $ 16.5 billion Mahindra Group, on Tuesday announced the launch of its eagerly awaited 'Tivoli compact SUV model at Seoul in South Korea.
Washington, Jan 13 : The General Motors has finally unveiled the new battery-powered Chevrolet Bolt.
New Delhi, Jan 13 : Automobile major Tata Motors Group Tuesday reported a growth of eight percent in its global wholesale volumes including that of Jaguar Land Rover in December.
Mumbai, Jan 13 : Luxury automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz India Tuesday announced an upward price revision which, it said, was due to the withdrawal of excise duty concession on Dec 31, 2014.
New Delhi, Jan 12 : Jaguar Land Rover, the UK's leading manufacturer of premium luxury vehicles has achieved solid sales performance in 2014, retailing 462,678 vehicles, up 9 percent versus prior year.
Kolkata, Jan 12 : Mahindra Two Wheelers Ltd. (MTWL), part of the USD 16.5 billion Mahindra Group, Monday said it was bullish on the 100 and 110 cc category of its two-wheeler vehicles.
Washington, Jan 10 : The US space agency and the automaker Nissan have announced a five-year partnership to build self-driving, zero-emission autonomous cars for earth - and eventually space.
Kolkata, Jan 9 : Mahindra First Choice Wheels Ltd. (MFCWL), a multi-brand certified used car company, has chosen Kolkata for the inauguration of its 401st authorised dealership.
Kolkata, Jan 9 : Volvo Cars is stepping up to meet the demands of its core customers with the unveiling of the exciting S60 Cross Country at the Detroit Auto Show.
Kolkata, Jan 9 : While an increased use of modern technology and fuel economy have been playing a major role in the decision to purchase cars, consumers are also prioritising the vehicles' lifespan, a study of the automotive industry has revealed.
Mumbai, Jan 9 : German luxury car manufacturer Mercedes-Benz India Friday said that as part of its 2015 growth strategy, it will launch 15 new products and increase dealership operations in the country.
Chennai, Jan 8 : Mahindra Two Wheelers Ltd is hoping to complete the process of acquiring 51 percent stake in French two wheeler maker Peugeot Motorcycles by early next month, said a senior company official Thursday.
New Delhi, Jan 8 : Fuel efficiency and safety innovations are one of the most important consumer considerations, while purchasing a car in India, an industry survey showed Thursday.
Mumbai, Jan 8 : German luxury car manufacturer Audi Thursday reported yearly sales growth of 8.48 percent for 2014 at 10,851 units against 10,002 units in 2013.
Bengaluru, Jan 7 : Automotive major Ford Wednesday announced that it would pilot a share-car project here to create a model for easy vehicle sharing among small communities such as office workers, apartment dwellers and families.
Mumbai, Jan 7 : A rare treat of top cars awaits super car aficionados at the Parx Super Car Show scheduled here over the weekend, which will include the showstopper LaFerrari that can zoom at a dizzying 350 km per hour.
Bengaluru, Jan 7 : Mahindra Two Wheelers Limited, a part of the US USD 16.5 billion Mahindra Group, on Wednesday launched its eagerly awaited global scooter, the 'GUSTO' in Karnataka.
New Delhi, Jan.7 : By and large, the work place in the 21st century, according to available statistics, support the view that it makes good business sense to promote values, ethics, integrity and responsibility to make a positive economic impact in terms of performance year-in and year-out.
Mumbai, Jan 7 : Two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp Wednesday said the transporters' strike has impacted its product dispatches to dealers and that the company is looking at alternative arrangements to minimise further impact.
Chennai, Jan 7 : Truck major Ashok Leyland Ltd. has not taken any decision on extending cricketer M.S. Dhoni's contract as its brand ambassador, said a top company official here.
Chennai, Jan 7 : Commercial vehicles major Ashok Leyland Ltd. is confident of out-performing the industry this fiscal in terms of sales volumes while maintaining its market share of around 26-27 percent, a top company official said.
Chennai, Jan 7 : Car makers in India can market new vehicles only after they pass the new crash tests norms that are expected to be notified in 2017, a top official of the Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) said here Wednesday.
Washington, Jan 06 : Mercedes Benz has unveiled its autonomous F015 Luxury in Motion car at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas that has a self-driving concept.
Washington, Jan 06 : Have you come across a car that refuses to crash? BMW's i3, which comes with an array of well-concealed external sensors, is a car that will not just allow the driver to avoid collisions but will also perch itself in an open space in a parking lot.
New Delhi, Jan 6 : The country's largest automobile companies in terms of passenger car sales Tuesday hiked prices on account of the government's decision to withdraw excise duty concessions and increase in input costs.
Las Vegas, Jan 6 : Japanese automobile manufacturer Toyota has announced that it will offer its patents covering hydrogen fuel cell technology free of cost, including those developed for its new model Toyota Mirai, in order to encourage the manufacture of vehicles having such technology.
Washington, Jan 05 : Chevrolet has announced a new feature on certain 2016 model year that would be able to proactively predict when certain parts are prone to failure using "proprietary algorithms".
Chennai, Jan 3 : City-based commercial vehicle manufacturer Ashok Leyland logged a 48 percent growth in sales volume last month as compared with December 2013, the company said Saturday.
Pune, Jan 2 : Automobile major Mercedes-Benz India on Friday announced its strongest sales year in the company's history in India by posting 10,201 units of sales.
Kolkata / Mumbai, Jan 2 : Tata Motors' total sales (including exports) of Tata commercial and passenger vehicles in December 2014 were 41,734 vehicles, a growth of 10pc over 37,836 vehicles, sold in December 2013.
Mumbai, Jan 2 : Car manufacturer Honda Cars India Ltd. (HCIL) has clocked 14,428 units of domestic sales in the month of December 2014 as against 5,493 units sold during December 2013, registering a sales growth of 163pc .
Mumbai, Jan 2 : Automobile major Tata Motors Friday reported a growth of ten percent in its total sales, including exports, for December 2014.
New Delhi, Jan 2 : Japanese automobile manufacturer Honda Cars India (HCIL) Friday reported an increase of 163 percent in sales during December 2014 at 14,428 units from 5,493 units sold during the corresponding month of 2013.
Chennai, Jan 2 : Nissan Motor India Friday announced the start of pre-booking from Jan 3 for its Datsun GO+ a compact multi-purpose vehicle (MPV).
Mumbai, Jan 2 : German automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz India Friday reported an increase of 13 percent in its yearly sales during 2014 which stood at 10,201 units.
New Delhi, Jan 2 : Two and three-wheeler manufacturer Bajaj Auto Friday reported a decline of three percent in its monthly sales for December 2014 at 289,244 units -- down from 297,776 units sold in the corresponding month of 2013.
Chennai, Jan 2 : Nissan Motor India logged a 23.3 percent sales growth last month as compared to December 2013, the company said Friday.
Kolkata, Jan 1 : Farming vehicle maker Mahindra and Mahindra (M and M) Thursday reported a decline of 27 percent in its total tractor sales for the month of December, citing negative market sentiments that hurting its sales.
Washington, Jan. 01 : Researchers are working on an automatic car charging system that would slithers from the wall on its own and connect to a Model S like 'solid metal snake.'
Kolkata, Jan 1 : Automobile maker Mahindra and Mahindra (M and M) Thursday reported a decline of 8.3 percent in its total sales in the month of December.
New Delhi, Jan. 1 : The government has withdrawn excise duty concessions to the auto industry, which were given by the previous UPA Government in the interim budget in February.
New Delhi/Chennai, Jan 1 : Indian automobile manufacturers closed 2014 on a positive note, as companies reported stellar sales for December last year.
Kolkata, Jan 1 : Motorycles, scooters and auto-rickshaw maker TVS Motor Company (TVSMC) Thursday said its sales in the month of December grew by 20 percent with total sales clocking at 191,880 units.