India Automobile News


Facelifted Ford Mustang revealed
Mumbai, Jan 20: Ford has taken the wraps off the 2018 Mustang facelift. It now gets another 10-speed automatic gearbox, which is accessible with both the 5.0-litre V8 and the 2.3-litre Ecoboost engines. Read Full Story

Bridgestone India organises tyre safety check up camp with TCS to promote safe driving
New Delhi , Jan.19 :Bridgestone India Pvt. Ltd., a subsidiary of the world's largest tyre and rubber company, Bridgestone Corporation, has launched a nation-wide 'Tyre Safety Check-up Camp' with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) to promote safe driving. Read Full Story

Tata Motors announces launch of 'Lifestyle Vehicle' Hexa
New Delhi , Jan. 18 : Tata Motors on Wednesday announced the commercial launch of its 'lifestyle vehicle' - Hexa, a power-packed and feature loaded vehicle for those who have an active and dynamic lifestyle. Read Full Story

Nissan launches New 2017 Sunny in India
New Delhi, Jan 17 : Automaker Nissan on Tuesday announced the launch of the New Sunny 2017 in India. The New Sunny builds on the success of Nissan India's flagship sedan and will be available in dealerships across the country starting today. Read Full Story

Maruti Suzuki unveils IGNIS
New Delhi, Jan 13 : Maruti Suzuki India Limited, leader in passenger vehicles, launched the much awaited premium urban compact vehicle for the millennials, IGNIS here on Friday. Read Full Story

Maruti Suzuki expands NEXA portfolio, unveils IGNIS with prices starting at Rs 4.59 lakh
New Delhi , Jan. 13 : Maruti Suzuki India Limited on Friday launched the urban compact vehicle for the millennials, IGNIS here. Read Full Story

Yamaha Motor releases compact high-speed modular YSM10
Iwata [Japan], Jan 11 : Yamaha Motor Corporation Ltd. On Wednesday announced that the new YSM10, compact high-speed modular surface mounter, will be available for purchase from February 1. Read Full Story

Overall domestic passenger vehicle sales dips 1.36 percent, according to SIAM
New Delhi, Jan. 10: The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) on Tuesday released the data for the sales in auto industry and highlighted the decline of 1.36 percent in the overall domestic passenger vehicle sales compared to last year. Read Full Story

Kia Sportage SUV, Soul crossover spied in India
Mumbai, Jan 9: The Kia Sportage SUV and Soul hybrid have been spied on Indian streets. This is not the principal example where a Kia vehicle has been found in India, as there has been locating of the Korean cars in travel to nations like Bangladesh, Bhutan or Nepal. Read Full Story

Yamaha YZF-R15 Version 3.0 revealed
Mumbai, Jan 7: Another spy video of the Yamaha YZF-R15 Version 3.0 shot in Indonesia demonstrates that the cruiser gets full-LED headlamps and digital instrumentation. Read Full Story

Discovery collaborates with Maruti Suzuki to celebrate journey across 29 states
New Delhi, Jan 6 : Discovery Channel in association with Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL) organized an event in New Delhi to celebrate the culmination of its journey across 29 states. Read Full Story

Nissan CEO announces to deliver Zero-Emissions, Zero-Fatality Mobility
Las Vegas, Jan. 6 : In his 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) keynote, Nissan Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Carlos Ghosn announced several technologies and partnerships as part of the Nissan Intelligent Mobility blueprint for transforming how cars are driven, powered, and integrated into wider society. Read Full Story

Tata Motors and Castrol sign global strategic partnership for commercial vehicle oils supply
Mumbai/Kolkata, Jan 5 : Tata Motors and Castrol, on Thursday, announced the signing of a three-year strategic partnership agreement for supply of Commercial Vehicle Oils to Tata Motors globally. Read Full Story

Droom, Axis bank tie-up to provide quick loans on new and used cars
New Delhi , Jan 4 : India's pioneering online automobile transactional marketplace Droom has firmly entrenched its foothold as a complete eco-system for buyers to have an impeccable automobile owning experience. Read Full Story

Tata Motors introduces new Tata Xenon Yodha range of pick-ups
Mumbai/Kolkata, Jan 3 : Tata Motors on Tuesday launched its first product of the year, the new Tata Xenon Yodha, in the presence of its newly appointed brand ambassador, Akshay Kumar. Read Full Story

SsangYong Motor's 2016 Sales Surpass 150,000 units in 14 Years
Seoul, Jan 3 : SsangYong Motor Company, part of the Mahindra Group, on Tuesday announced that the company recorded its highest ever annual sales in 2016 in 14 years, posting a record-high monthly sales in December 2016. Read Full Story

Renault India registers sales of 11,244 units in December 2016
New Delhi, Jan 2 :Renault India, one of the fastest growing automotive brands in India, on Monday said it has registered a growth of 9.2pc with monthly sales of 11,244units in the month of December 2016 as against 10,292units in the corresponding month last year. Read Full Story

Tata Motors sales at 40,944 in December 2016, marks growth of 2pc
Mumbai/Kolkata, Jan 2 : Tata Motors passenger and commercial vehicle total sales (including exports) in December 2016 were at 40,944 vehicles, 2pc growth over 39,973 vehicles sold in December 2015. Read Full Story

Tata AutoComp completes acquisition of Titanx Engine Cooling
Gothenburg/Kolkata, Jan 2 : In line with its strategy of expanding globally and fortifying presence in the Cooling and Emission Control segments, Tata AutoComp Systems Limited, a leading auto-component conglomerate, on Monday announced completion of the acquisition of TitanX - a leading global engine cooling supplier. Read Full Story

Nissan India's December 2016 sales up 21 percent
New Delhi, Dec 2 : Nissan Motor India Pvt. Ltd. on Monday reported 3,711 domestic sales in December 2016, a 21 percent increase against 3,065 units sold the same month a year ago. Read Full Story

RE Classic 350 Redditch Series launched in India
Mumbai, Jan 2: Royal Enfield has propelled the Classic 350 Redditch arrangement in India. The Redditch arrangement bikes accompany paint employments that have been enlivened by the bikes of the 1950s period which were created in Redditch town in the United Kingdom. Read Full Story

VE Commercial Vehicles reports 20 pct decline in December
New Delhi , Jan 2 : VE Commercial Vehicles on Monday reported a 19.9 percent decline in total sales in December at 4,048 units as compared with 5,063 units in the same period last year. Read Full Story

Bajaj Auto Dec sales fall 22 pct to 2.25 lk units, exports down 27 pct
New Delhi , Jan 2 : Two-wheeler maker Bajaj Auto on Monday announced a decelerated sharp fall in its sales for the second consecutive month in December. Read Full Story

Hyundai Motor India achieves domestic sales milestone of 5 lakh units in CY-16
New Delhi, Jan 2 : Hyundai Motor India, an auto exporter and second largest manufacturer, on Monday announced that it has first time achieved sales milestone of 5,00,537 units in CY 2016 registering a growth of 5.2 per cent. Read Full Story

Maruti Suzuki India sells 117,908 units in December
New Delhi, Jan 1 : Maruti Suzuki India Limited, leader in passenger vehicles, on Sunday declared they have sold a total of 117,908 units in December 2016. Read Full Story

Nissan India's December 2016 sales up 21 percent
New Delhi, Dec 2 : Nissan Motor India Pvt. Ltd. on Monday reported 3,711 domestic sales in December 2016, a 21 percent increase against 3,065 units sold the same month a year ago. Read Full Story

Tata AutoComp completes acquisition of Titanx Engine Cooling
Gothenburg/Kolkata, Jan 2 : In line with its strategy of expanding globally and fortifying presence in the Cooling and Emission Control segments, Tata AutoComp Systems Limited, a leading auto-component conglomerate, on Monday announced completion of the acquisition of TitanX - a leading global engine cooling supplier. Read Full Story

Tata Motors sales at 40,944 in December 2016, marks growth of 2pc
Mumbai/Kolkata, Jan 2 : Tata Motors passenger and commercial vehicle total sales (including exports) in December 2016 were at 40,944 vehicles, 2pc growth over 39,973 vehicles sold in December 2015. Read Full Story

Renault India registers sales of 11,244 units in December 2016
New Delhi, Jan 2 :Renault India, one of the fastest growing automotive brands in India, on Monday said it has registered a growth of 9.2pc with monthly sales of 11,244units in the month of December 2016 as against 10,292units in the corresponding month last year. Read Full Story

VE Commercial Vehicles reports 20 pct decline in December
New Delhi , Jan 2 : VE Commercial Vehicles on Monday reported a 19.9 percent decline in total sales in December at 4,048 units as compared with 5,063 units in the same period last year. Read Full Story

Bajaj Auto Dec sales fall 22 pct to 2.25 lk units, exports down 27 pct
New Delhi , Jan 2 : Two-wheeler maker Bajaj Auto on Monday announced a decelerated sharp fall in its sales for the second consecutive month in December. Read Full Story

Hyundai Motor India achieves domestic sales milestone of 5 lakh units in CY-16
New Delhi, Jan 2 : Hyundai Motor India, an auto exporter and second largest manufacturer, on Monday announced that it has first time achieved sales milestone of 5,00,537 units in CY 2016 registering a growth of 5.2 per cent. Read Full Story

Maruti Suzuki India sells 117,908 units in December
New Delhi, Jan 1 : Maruti Suzuki India Limited, leader in passenger vehicles, on Sunday declared they have sold a total of 117,908 units in December 2016. Read Full Story

2017 Skoda Octavia RS unveiled
Chennai, Dec 26: Skoda unveiled the facelifted Octavia few months back. The Czech automaker has now disclosed its high performance kin - the Octavia RS. Read Full Story

2018 Suzuki GSX-150R Naked Bike planned for Asian Markets
Chennai, Dec 24: Japanese bike manufacturer Suzuki is preparing to dispatch a new GSX-150R naked bike in Asian markets in the next 2 or 3 years reportedly. Read Full Story

India launch of Lamborghini Aventador S likely in April 2017
Chennai, Dec 22: Lamborghini has uncovered the new Aventador S Coupe as a more intense and light-footed leader set to dispatch globally next year. Read Full Story

Mild hybrid to replace small diesels by 2019 - Volkswagen
Mumbai, Dec 21: Petrol-powered car utilizing 48V mild hybrid innovation are relied upon to supplant little diesel-fueled cars in the following a few years, as indicated by Volkswagen R and D boss Frank Welsch. Read Full Story

Say Hello to Waymo: Google's Self-Driving Car Company
Mumbai, Dec 21: Google has reported its self-driving car organization, named Waymo. According to Google, Waymo stands for 'a new way forward in mobility'. Read Full Story

Volvo adds Android Auto Support for 90 Series Models
Mumbai, Dec 21: Volvo has presented Android Auto bolster in its range-topping 90 series vehicles - the S90, V90, XC90 and the India-bound V90 Cross Country - in the UK. Read Full Story

Next-generation Toyota GT86 confirmed for 2019
Mumbai, Dec 21: Toyota has affirmed that the upcoming era of their games roadster - the GT86 will be out by late-2018 or 2019. The car will sit underneath the tremendously anticipated Toyota Supra in the Japanese maker's sports car line-up. Read Full Story

Bajaj's Super EMI Festival: Last day of cashless shopping
Mumbai [India], Dec.19 : Bajaj Finance Ltd. (BFL), India's leading consumer finance lending company, today announced a Super EMI Festival to boost cashless, hassle-less, unlimited shopping. Read Full Story

Tata Hexa Launch Date confirmed; Will come in 6 Variants and 9 Iterations
Mumbai, Dec 15: The new Tata Hexa will be dispatched in the country on 18th January 2017. Read Full Story

Chevrolet Essentia spotted testing in India; Launch in 2017
Mumbai, Dec 15: The Chevrolet Essentia has been planned to dispatch in the first half of 2017. Chevrolet Essentia has been spotted testing and certain datas have been collected regarding its drive condition in city side. Read Full Story

MAN Trucks India launches latest lubricant range in partnership with Total Oil India
Pune, Dec.13: MAN Trucks India Pvt. Ltd., a 100 percent subsidiary of MAN Truck and Bus AG, Germany, the world's leading manufacturer of trucks and buses and Total Oil India Private Limited (TOIPL), a subsidiary of TOTAL S.A., France, today launched MAN Branded genuine lubricants exclusively for MAN vehicles in the Indian market. Read Full Story

MAN Trucks India unveils CLA EVO Range of HCV
Pune (Maharashtra) [India], Dec.12: MAN Trucks India Pvt. Ltd., a 100 percent subsidiary of MAN Truck and Bus AG, Germany, the world's leading manufacturer of trucks and buses, today unveiled the CLA EVO range of heavy commercial vehicles. Read Full Story

2017 Bajaj Pulsar 135LS Spotted at Dealership Ahead of Official Launch
Mumbai, Dec 9: The 2017 Bajaj Pulsar 135LS has been spotted at a dealership, in front of its official dispatch. The bike accompanies a revived appearance like its different kin in the Pulsar lineup. Read Full Story

Selective: Isuzu MU-X SUV Set for India Launch in April 2017
Mumbai, Dec 5: Isuzu is preparing to dispatch the MU-X SUV in India. The local market as of now has the MU-7, which will be supplanted, when the I-GRIP platform based Isuzu MU-X SUV enters the market at some point amid April 2017 as affirmed by our trusted sources. Read Full Story

CNG Kits for Scooters Launched In Pune
Mumbai, Dec 2: Seeing the rising level of pollution, Maharashtra Natural Gas Limited (MNGL) has propelled Compressed Natural gas (CNG) units for scooters in Pune. Read Full Story

Yamaha holds memorial ceremony for production of one millionth motorcycle
Iwata [Japan], Dec.1 (ANI): Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. announced today that local group company Yamaha Motor Philippines, Inc. (YMPH) has produced its one-millionth motorcycle today since the company's establishment. Read Full Story

Hero introduces Lectro: electric pedal assisted cycle range
Mumbai, Nov 30: Hero Cycles has presented another brand of bicycles in India. Named Lectro, this new brand will incorporate a scope of electric pedal assisted cycles (EPAC). Read Full Story

Talk: All-new Hyundai Santro under works; dispatch in 2018
Mumbai, Nov 26: Not long ago, we had reported that Hyundai wants to present an all-new hatchback that is relied upon to convey the Santro moniker. Read Full Story

Maruti Wagon R MPV soon to be launched in India
Mumbai, Nov 25: Wagon R has been a standout amongst the best car from the place of Maruti in light of tall kid plan. Read Full Story

Sit tight gets longer for the new Toyota Fortuner
Mumbai, Nov 24: The second-era Toyota Fortuner diesel propelled as of late is valued beginning at Rs 27.52 lakh, making it around Rs 2.3 lakh costlier than its forerunner. Read Full Story

Polaris India dispatches all-new 'Indian Springfield' cruiser bike
Mumbai, Nov 22: Polaris India on Thursday propelled all-new 'Indian Springfield' cruiser bike, evaluated at Rs.31.07 lakhs. Read Full Story

New Bajaj 400cc bike generation starts
Mumbai, Nov 21: Bajaj Auto has begun delivering its all-new 400cc power cruiser bike which is probably going to be in showrooms in December. Read Full Story

The New Mahindra MPV set to be launched
Mumbai, Nov 20: Mahindra has started testing its new MPV. There were reports in the June 2016 issue of Autocar India about a new MPV which would replace the Xylo. Read Full Story

Researchers come up with new theory for safe driving
Washington D.C [USA], Nov. 19 : Driver inattention is a major factor in traffic crash, but a new theory will help drivers to avoid accidents, say researchers at the Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute. Read Full Story

This new car security device also acts as a women SOS app
New Delhi [India], Nov 16 : Women safety is a pain point for all Indians, with crime against women on the rise. As such we have seen a lot of emphasis given to SOS mobile apps, panic buttons and safety features that alarm your family if one is in trouble. Read Full Story

Hyundai launches global SUV 'The All New Tucson'
New Delhi [India], Nov 14 : Hyundai Motor India Ltd., the country's leading premium car manufacturer and the largest passenger car exporter, today launched its Global SUV 'The All New Tucson - Born Dynamic' in India consolidating its SUV line-up for the aspirational Indian customers. Read Full Story

Jeep Compass to be priced around Rs. 25 Lakh Mark
Mumbai, Nov 14: American carmaker Jeep has unveiled the Jeep Compass for an India launch. The new Compass will be the 2017 model that will replace the current model as well as the Patriot. Jeep will position the SUV above the Renegade and below the Cherokee. Read Full Story

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