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Chennai, Oct 1 : Two-wheeler maker Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India sales zoomed 33 percent last month as compared to the corresponding period of Sep 2013, the company said.
Noida, Oct 1 : A weekend treat awaits biking enthusiasts and adventure junkies courtesy the Bike Festival of India, a two-day extravaganza bringing together biking, adventure, sports and music at the Buddh International Circuit in Greater Noida.
Chennai, Oct 1 : Two-wheeler and three-wheeler-maker TVS Motor Company closed last month with 27 percent sales growth, the company said.
Chennai, Oct 1 : Japanese automobile major Nissan Motor India logged 64 percent sales growth last month as compared to the corresponding period last year, the company said.
Chennai, Oct 1 : Passenger car manufacturer Ford India experienced a dip in its September sales as compared to the corresponding period of 2013, the company said Wednesday.
New Delhi, Oct 1 : India's largest passenger car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki Wednesday reported a healthy sales growth of 4.6 percent in total sales, including exports, for September at 109,742 units.
New Delhi, Sep 30 : Two-wheeler manufacturer Hero MotoCorp Tuesday reported sales growth of 30 percent in September by dispatching 600,000 units.
New Delhi, Sep 30 : In one of the largest automobile repair and inspection exercises, passenger car major Maruti Suzuki Tuesday said that it has recalled 69,555 diesel Dzire, Swift and Ritz models, stating that it will proactively inspect and repair a wiring harness.
Mumbai, Sep 29 : Automobile major Tata Motors Monday appointed Maruti Suzuki's former chief operating officer Mayank Pareek as president of its passenger vehicle business unit (PVBU).
Chennai, Sep 29 : Automobile manufacturer Nissan Monday appointed Guillaume Sicard as president of its India operations, effective from Oct 1.
New Delhi, Sep 29 : Automobile manufacturer General Motors Monday commenced its maiden vehicle exports from India to Chile.
By Rahul Vaishnavi, New Delhi, Sep 28 : In a country where cars are seen as an extension of one's social status, shrinking parking spaces and congested roads are compelling Indian buyers to shift focus to the smaller compact segment that still offers luxury and maximum bang for the buck, experts maintain.
New Delhi, Sep 25 : Automobile major Maruti Suzuki Thursday said the country has the potential of becoming the largest car manufacturer in the world.
New Delhi, Sep 25 : Automobile manufacturer Skoda Auto India Thursday launched new version of its sedan Rapid in petrol and diesel engine options.
New Delhi, Sep 24 : The Delhi High Court Wednesday granted three weeks' protection to Mercedes-Benz India Pvt. Ltd. from the Competition Commission of India's (CCI) order imposing a penalty of Rs.23.08 crore on the luxury car maker for allegedly violating trade norms in spare parts and after-services market.
New Delhi, Sep 24 : Automobile manufacturer Renault India Wednesday launched the all wheel drive (AWD) variant of its sports utility vehicle (SUV) Duster priced between Rs.11.89 lakh and Rs.12.99 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
Mumbai, Sep 24 : Automobile manufacturer Volkswagen Wednesday launched the new variant of sedan Vento priced between Rs.7.44 lakh and Rs.10.49 lakh (ex-showroom Mumbai).
New Delhi, Sep 24 : Hero Cycles Wednesday unveiled their cycling team here which will take part in the 10th edition of the MTB Himalaya.
New Delhi, Sep 23 : Mahindra Two Wheelers Tuesday said that it will launch its maiden scooter model 'Gusto' on Sep 29.
New Delhi, Sep 22 : Days after Delhi government made helmets mandatory for women pillion drivers, two-wheeler manufacturer Yamaha Motor India Monday launched its helmets range for women and children starting from Rs.990.
Mumbai, Sep 22 : Super sports car manufacturer Automobili Lamborghini Monday launched its brand new offering in the Indian market-- Huracan, priced at Rs.3.43 crore (ex-showroom Delhi).
New York, Sep 19 : Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed a new wireless system called RoadRunner that uses GPS like turn-by-turn directions to route drivers around congested roadways.
New Delhi, Sep 18 : Passenger car market leader Maruti Suzuki Thursday announced a major management shift after its senior executive for marketing and sales quit the company.
Chennai, Sep 18 : Commercial vehicle maker Daimler India Commerical Vehicles (DICV) and Japan's Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation Japan have launched two new models, both built in India, in Indonesia.
New York, Sep 18 : Imagine being able to switch out and recharge the batteries in electric cars just like you do in a flashlight?
Sydney, Sep 18 : The cars of the future will be safer, smarter and offer hi-tech gadgets but simultaneously the risk of car hacking is also growing, warns a road safety expert.
Hyderabad, Sep 16 : India's biggest two-wheeler manufacturer Hero Motors Limited Tuesday signed an MoU with the Andhra Pradesh government for setting up its manufacturing plant in Chittoor district.
Mumbai, Sep 16 : Luxury sports car manufacturer Jaguar here Tuesday launched its locally manufactured Jaguar XJ 2.0L petrol-version priced at Rs.93.24 lakh (ex-showroom Mumbai)
Hyderabad, Sep 11 : TVS Motor Company, India's leading two-wheeler manufacturer, expects to increase its market share in the scooter segment from 15 percent to 18 percent in two months.
New York, Sep 10 : What if your car were to automatically correct its movement if you happened to wander over the yellow line? Or an internal device that could help drivers avoid collisions? With "Super Cruise", these enhancements are now possible.
Chennai, Sep 10 : The Board of Directors of two- and three-wheeler manufacturer TVS Motor Company Ltd has appointed Sudarshan Venu as the company's joint managing director.
Washington, Sep 10 : US researchers, who include an Indian-origin scientist, have developed a smart head-light that enables drivers to take full advantage of their high beams without fear of blinding oncoming drivers or suffering from the glare that they can be subject to when driving in snow or rain at night.
London, Sept.9 : British luxury carmaker Jaguar has launched its cheapest car so far, with its target purchasers being women and young drivers.
London, Sep 9 : Luxury sports car manufacturer Jaguar Tuesday unveiled its new offering XE at an event held at Earls Court, London.
New Delhi, Sep 9 : Two-wheeler manufacturer Suzuki Motorcycle India Tuesday launched its new 'street sport' motorcycle Gixxer priced at Rs.72,199 (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Chennai, Sep 9 : Commercial vehicle maker Ashok Leyland Ltd Tuesday said it has received orders for around 4,000 buses valued at around Rs.1,500 crore from 22 state transport undertakings (STUs).
Washington, September 8 : General Motors has revealed plan of launching 'Super Cruise' feature in their cars, which will keep vehicles in a specific lane while making necessary steering and speed adjustments, in 2016.
New Delhi, Sep 4 : The Delhi government Thursday notified an amendment to the Delhi Motor Vehicles Rule, 1993 to allow e-auction of fancy registration numbers.
New Delhi, Sep 4 : To expand cooperation in manufacturing of automobile parts and enhance investment, a delegation of Taiwan-based traders and investors will visit Delhi, said the department of investment services Taiwan.
London, Sep 3 (RAY/IANS) Automobile manufacturer Tata Motors' luxury sports car brand Jaguar will unveil its XE S derivative vehicle next month, a company statement said Wednesday.
New Delhi, Sep 3 : Automobile manufacturer Hyundai Motor India Wednesday introduced the 'SportZ Edition' of its hatchback Grand i10 on its launch anniversary.
Mumbai, Sep 3 : Tata Motors scrip Wednesday gained 1.18 percent or 6.10 points in the mid-afternoon trade at Rs.522.50, a day after the automobile company bagged a mega order for urban buses.
Mumbai, Sep 2 : Automobile major Tata Motors Tuesday said that it has bagged an order of over 2,700 'Urban' buses under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JnNURM)- II scheme.
Mumbai, Sep 2 : Two-and-three wheeler manufacturer Bajaj Auto Tuesday reported an increase of eight percent in its sales for August which stood at 336,840 units against 312,188 units sold in the like month of 2013.
Chennai, Sep 1 : Japanese two wheeler maker Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) closed last month with 26 percent sales growth compared to figures logged during August 2013, the company said.
New Delhi/Chennai, Sep 1 : It was a mixed bag for automobile makers in August with some like Maruti Suzuki, Ashok Leyland and TVS Motors logging overall growth while others are on the reverse gear waiting for the festival season to perk up the sales.
Mumbai, Sep 1 : Automobile manufacturer Mahindra Monday reported a decline of seven percent in its sales during August at 35,175 units from 37,897 units during the same month of last year.
Chennai, Sep 1 : Automobile manufacturer Hyundai Motor India Monday reported a fall of eight percent in its sales for August at 48,111 units from 52,319 units in the corresponding month of last year.
New Delhi, Sep 1 : India's largest passenger car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki Monday reported a healthy sales growth of 26.9 percent in total sales, including exports, for August at 110,776 units.
Chennai, Sep 1 : Automobile manufacturer Hyundai Motor India Friday reported a fall of 8 percent in its sales for August at 48,111 units from 52,319 units in the corresponding month of last year.
By Venkatachari Jagannathan, Chennai, Sep 1 : Officials of non-life insurance companies have welcomed the orders of Competition Commission of India (CCI) slapping a heavy fine on 14 car makers indulging in restrictive practices which cost the insurers and vehicle owners heavily.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : The narrowing gap between petrol and diesel prices will hopefully push people towards less polluting petrol-run cars, citizens in the national capital say.
New Delhi, Aug 28 : Luxury automobile manufacturer BMW Thursday launched a new variant of its sports utility vehicle (SUV) X3 priced between Rs.44.90 lakh and Rs.49.90 lakh.
Mumbai, Aug 28 : Automobile manufacturer Mahindra and Mahindra Thursday announced its plans to make an additional investment of Rs.4,000 crore at its Chakan plant in Maharashtra.
Chennai, Aug 28 : Car maker Hindustan Motors Ltd Thursday said there will not be any material impact on the company by the fine of Rs.13.85 crore levied on it by the Competition Commission of India (CCI).
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.