Chennai, May 27 : German automobile maker Daimler on Wednesday inaugurated its Rs.425 crore bus plant near here while unveiling a new range of trucks and heavy duty tractors.
Chennai, May 27 : In a record period of five years since the start of exports from India, Nissan has exported 500,000 cars to over 106 countries.
Whitley, Coventry, May 26 : Jaguar Land Rover Automotive plc on Tuesday reported its full year results for the 12-month period to March 31, 2015.
Mumbai, May 26 : Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M Ltd.), India's leading SUV manufacturer, on Wednesday unveiled the New Age XUV500 in Mumbai.
Chennai, May 26 : Japanese automobile maker Nissan Motor Company, which is targeting a five percent market share by 2020 in India, will be launching a small car, said a senior company official on Tuesday.
New Delhi, May 22 : More than 75 percent of privately owned vehicles including two wheelers do not have insurance cover, said a committee headed by former Supreme Court judge K.S.Radhakrishnan on implementation of various laws relating to road safety, describing the situation as "alarming".
New Delhi, May 21 : German luxury automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz on Thursday launched armoured vehicle 'S 600 Guard' with a price starting at Rs.8.9 crore onwards (ex-showroom Delhi).
New Delhi, May 21 : Electric cars are fast igniting the automobile fancy of Americans while in India this eco-friendly version of four-wheeler is still not in the reckoning despite lofty government announcements. Sujoy Dhar reports
Chennai, May 20 : Unveiling Renault's global small 800cc car Renault Kwid on Wednesday, a top company official said the model would mark the French automobile major's entry into the volume segment in India.
Mumbai, May 19 : India's automobile major Tata Motors on Tuesday launched the GenX Nano, a new technologically-advanced entry-level hatchback car aimed at the "trendy, youthful, bold and stylish customer".
Mumbai, May 19 : Taking the spirit of innovation further, Tata Motors Tuesday announced the launch of all-new GenX Nano range, a new compact, feature-rich hatchback for the trendy, youthful, bold and stylish customer.
Mumbai, May 19 : India's automobile major Tata Motors on Tuesday launched the GenX Nano, a new technologically advanced entry level hatchback car with a starting price of Rs.1.99 lakh.
Hosur (Tamil Nadu), May 14 : Two-wheeler maker TVS Motor Company on Thursday said it has sold 500,000 units of its 110 cc scooter Jupiter in a span of 18 months, becoming the first scooter in India to reach this mark this fast.
Kolkata, May 13 : Months of speculation ended today after Volvo Auto India revealed its all-new Volvo XC90, delivering on its promise to introduce a visually striking, premium quality seven-seat SUV with world leading safety features, new powertrain technologies, an unrivalled combination of power and fuel efficiency and a superlative interior finish.
Pune, May 13 : Automobile major Mercedes-Benz India on Wednesday rolled-out a new locally produced new C 220 CDI sedan priced between Rs.37.90 lakh and Rs.39.90 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
Pune, May 13 : Automobile major Volkswagen India on Wednesday announced top level management changes with the appointment of its new president and managing director from July 1, 2015.
Kolkata, May 12 : Multi-brand used car company, Mahindra First Choice Wheels (MFCW) on Tuesday said it is eyeing a 24-25 percent growth in this fiscal year even as it plans to add 200 more outlets across India.
New Delhi, May 12 : Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday become the only car manufacturer in India to roll out its 15 millionth car.
New Delhi, May 12 : Motorcycle manufacturer Royal Enfield on Tuesday said that it has acquired UK-based chassis and components maker Harris Performance Products.
Kolkata, May 11 : Two-wheeler major Bajaj Auto said on Monday it is looking at increasing its market share in the overall two-wheeler segment to nearly 23 percent from its existing 17 percent.
Mumbai, May 11 : Automobile manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra on Monday reported that its sports utility vehicle (SUV) brand Scorpio has crossed 50,000 units sales-mark in the last financial year.
Mumbai, May 11 : German luxury automobile manufacturer Audi on Monday launched its latest version of super sports car Audi RS 7 Sportback priced at Rs.1.40 crore (ex-showroom Mumbai and Delhi).
New Delhi, May 11 : Domestic passenger car sales grew by 18.14 percent in April and stood at 159,548 units from 135,054 units sold during the corresponding period of 2014, industry data showed on Monday.
Chennai, May 7 : Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar's hands that sported a cricket bat for 24 years for India wielded a spanner on Thursday tightening the nuts and bolts of a BMW engine at a car plant near here.
Chennai, May 7 : German luxury car maker BMW would launch 15 new products in India and has increased the localisation levels to 50 percent, senior company officials on Thursday.
Chennai, May 5 : American automobile major General Motors (GM) on Tuesday announced it had manufactured 500 million vehicles globally over the past 106 years - the most by any automaker.
Mumbai, May 4 : Chennai-based commercial vehicle manufacturer Ashok Leyland on Monday said its volume sales for April 2015 surged 43 percent at 8,435 units in the month against 5,897 units in the corresponding month last year.
Mumbai, May 4 : Two- and three-wheeler major Bajaj Auto said on Monday that it achieved its best ever sales figure in commercial vehicles for the month of April this year but its two-wheeler sales declined by five percent during the month.
Ranchi, May 3 : Continuing its expansion plan, Nissan on Sunday inaugurated its first dealership in Ranchi - Titan Nissan.
Chennai, May 2 : The Indian automotive market had a satisfactory April with most players logging positive growth, though challenging conditions continue to remain, said company officials.
Chennai, May 2 : Driven by exports, car maker Ford India closed last month selling 14,215 units, logging an overall growth over the corresponding period of last year, the company said on Saturday.
Chennai, May 1 : Two-wheeler major Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India opened the new fiscal with a nine percent sales growth, the company said on Friday.
Kolkata, May 1 : : Volvo Cars and Swedish artist and producer Avicii announce a creative cooperation to celebrate their Swedish roots with a new recording and music video, due for global release on May 8.
Chennai, May 1 : The Indian subsidiary of US automobile company General Motors closed last month with total sales of 3,612 units.
New Delhi, May 1 : India's second largest car maker Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) on Friday said it closed last month with a marginal 2.6 percent sales growth.
New Delhi, May 1 : The country's leading car maker, Maruti Suzuki India Ltd, began the new fiscal on a very positive note by closing April with a 29.6 percent sales growth over the corresponding period of the previous year, the company said.
New Delhi, Apr 29 : JCB has moved to support the relief effort in earthquake-hit Nepal with the donation of diggers and electrical power generators worth around $1 million.
New Delhi, Apr 29 : Mercedes-Benz and its group companies Mercedes-Benz India (MBIL), Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV), Mercedes-Benz Research and Development India (MBRDI) and Daimler Financial Services India (DFS) inaugurated their unique Corporate Social Responsibility initiative, 'Safe Roads', in New Delhi on Wednesday.
Nairobi, Apr 29 : : Automobile manufacturer Tata Motors on Wednesday launched six new next-generation PRIMA heavy commercial vehicles, for the very first time in Kenya, with partner Tata Africa holding Kenya Ltd.
By Hadra Ahmed, Addis Ababa, April 29 : The Indian footprint in Africa just got bigger with Balaaji Manufacturing Plc, an Indian-owned company, launching the brand new electrical motorcycle, popularly known as "scooty", assembled in Ethiopia.
Chennai, April 27 : Two wheeler-maker Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India on Monday said it sold over 41,000 units on Akshaya Tritiya day celebrated on April 21.
New Delhi, April 27 : Passenger car major Maruti Suzuki India Ltd on Monday said it had closed the last fiscal with 33.4 percent increase in profit and 14 percent growth in net sales.
Bengaluru, Apr 24 : Nissan on Friday opened Surya Nissan, its 189th dealer outlet in India, continuing with its momentum to set up 300 sales and service touch points across the country by end of FY-2016.
Kolkata, April 23 : The Indian wing of Czech Republic-based carmaker Skoda on Thursday said it is considering venturing into the pre-owned car business in 2015 to boost its own car sales via an exchange programme.
Kolkata, April 23 : The Indian wing of Czech Republic-based carmaker Skoda is targeting a 10 percent growth in volume sales in 2015 even as it aims to strengthen its presence in the premium car market in the country.
New Delhi, April 23 : Making an addition to India's luxury car market, German maker Audi on Thursday launched the new Audi TT Coupe at a price of Rs.60.34 lakh.
Jaipur (Rajasthan), Apr.22 : A four-day automobile art festival titled 'Cartist 2015', which is an initiative by a vintage car enthusiast, saw art students and established artists from across India flock to Rajasthan capital Jaipur.
London, Apr 21 : British luxury and sports car manufacturer, Jaguar is announced as The Official Car of The Championships, Wimbledon.
Mumbai, Apr 21 : Tata Motors, on Tuesday announced the launch of an exclusive campaign for all existing Nano Customers - Power of 1+1 programme.
By Gulshan Luthra, Abu Dhabi, April 21 : Czeck company Tatra Trucks is back in business in India's military space, after the ban on it for alleged corruption was lifted by the government a couple of months ago.
Kolkata, Apr 20 : Volvo Auto India on Monday announced the launch of the petrol variant of V40 Cross Country in India.
New Delhi, Apr. 19 : The owners of the first Maruti 800, which rolled out in 1983, have called for the car to be restored and have appealed to the automobile manufacturers to place it in a museum and receive recognition as being the earliest vehicle to be launched by the company.
Chennai, April 17 : Japanese two-wheeler-maker Yamaha targets sales of 800,000 units in 2015 and touch 1.2 million units by 2017 and would inaugurate its plant here next month, said a senior official here on Friday.
Kolkata, April 16 : The Indian subsidiary of French carmaker Renault S.A. is targeting sales of one lakh units in 2015, a company official said here on Thursday.
Mumbai, April 16 : Volkswagen is expanding its GTI fleet and sending a new supercar onto the digital race circuit.
New Delhi, April 14 : Two- and three-wheeler major Bajaj Auto on Tuesday launched its new range of sports bike Pulsar Adventure Sport priced between Rs.79,000 and Rs.91,550 (Ex-showroom Delhi).
New York, April 14 : Those who love the BMW MINI, here is another reason to go for it -- the German carmaker has unveiled an eye-wearable device like Google Glass that helps MINI drivers receive messages, get navigation tips and get to park their vehicle with ease.
April 13, Mumbai : SUV manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M Ltd.) on Tuesday announced that its flagship the Bolero has retained its position as India's No 1 SUV for the 9th consecutive year.
Chennai, April 13 : The newly launched multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) Lodgy, offer of finance under Renault Finance, to be launched sub-four metre car, soon to be launched used car business are part of the Renault India version 2.0, said a top company official.
New Delhi, April 10 : Buoyed by positive passenger car sales in 2014-15, the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) Friday said it expects a moderate sales growth to continue in the current fiscal.