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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.
Chennai, Aug 20 : Two and three wheeler maker TVS Motor Company Ltd hopes to sell around 10,000 units of its new Scooty Zest in a month's time while it would launch a motorcycle in six months, a top company official said Wednesday.
New Delhi, Aug 19 : Automobile manufacturer Ford India Tuesday said it has domestically sold and exported 100,000 units of its urban spots utility vehicle (SUV) Ford EcoSport.
Mumbai, Aug 19 : German automobile company Volkswagen Tuesday said it will commence production of diesel engines at its plant located in Chakan, near Pune, with the start of engine assembly line and full-fledged engine-testing facility at the plant.
New Delhi, Aug 19 : With the losses of state-run oil marketers on diesel sales below cost falling to under a rupee per litre, brokerage firm Goldman Sachs Tuesday estimated the monthly price hikes would end after September assuming oil prices remain around the current USD 100 level.
Mumbai, Aug 18 : Automobile major Tata Motors' scrip gained over three percent in Monday's trade and hit a fresh record high of Rs.501.35.
New Delhi, Aug 18 : German automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz Monday said it will hike prices up to 2.5 percent on its models effective Sep 1, 2014.
Mumbai, Aug 14 : Automobile manufacturer Hindustan Motors Thursday reported a net loss of Rs.15.68 crore for the first quarter of the current fiscal.
Mumbai /Chandigarh/ Noida, Aug 13 : In a bid to regain market shares and plug losses in its domestic business, Tata Motors began selling its new passenger car 'Zest' since yesterday, its first offering in four years.
New Delhi, Aug 13 : Passenger car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki Wednesday said its gasoline powered K-series engine crossed 25 lakh (2.5 million) production milestone early this month.
Chennai, Aug 12 : Car manufacturer Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL) is hoping to further beef up its market share with its new premium hatchback Elite i20 and will come out with a sports utility vehicle (SUV) at the appropriate time, a senior company official said Tuesday.
Washington, Aug 12 : Researchers have found that GPS technology is not necessary to show where a driver travelled -- a starting point and the driver's speed data are enough.
Mumbai, Aug 11 : Indian automobile major Tata Motors Ltd Monday said it closed the first quarter of the current fiscal with 38.2 percent increase in its consolidated revenues while its net profit fell.
New Delhi, Aug 8 : Industry body Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) Friday said that it expects domestic car sales to register 5-10 percent growth this fiscal, on the back of healthy sales in July.
Washington, Aug 7 : A new study has revealed that the correct use of safety equipment will help save a significant number of children's lives.
New Delhi, Aug 7 : German luxury car manufacturer Audi Thursday launched first compact luxury sedan A3 with a price tage of Rs.22.95 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
New York, Aug 6 : What if you do not need to move your eyes as you drive yet get all the information about where you are headed or even take a call just by gestures?
New Delhi, Aug.5 : The manufacturer of the world's pinnacle super luxury automobiles, today confirmed the development program for a new Rolls-Royce. The new car will reach the market by mid-2016.
New Delhi, Aug 5 : Two-wheeler manufacturer Hero MotoCorp Tuesday announced an increase of 2.58 percent in its profit after tax for the first quarter of the current fiscal.
New Delhi, Aug 5 : Ultra-luxury automobile manufacturer Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Tuesday said it is developing a new Rolls-Royce model that will reach the market by mid-2016.
Mumbai, August 4 : Two- and three-wheeler manufacturer Bajaj Auto Monday reported a an increase of 13 percent in its sales for July due a sharp increase in exports.
New Delhi, Aug 2 : Despite relief from the central government by way of reduced excise duty, high fuel prices and interest costs dampened customer sentiments for the Indian automobile players, who closed last month with dismal sales figure.
Chennai, Aug 2 : Two and three wheeler maker TVS Motor Company closed last month with a 32 percent sales growth, the company said Saturday.
Chennai, Aug 1 : Ford India, the Indian subsidiary of US auto major Ford Motor Company, closed last month with 24 percent increase in total sales, the company said Friday.
Mumbai, Aug 1 : Automobile major Tata Motors Friday reported a decline of 23 percent in vehicles sold in July at 39,623 units as compared to 51,549 units sold in July 2013
New Delhi, Aug 1 : Automobile manufacturer Mahindra and Mahindra Friday reported a four percent decrease in monthly sales for last month at 35,567 units from 37,096 units during July 2013.
New Delhi, Aug 1 : Two-wheeler manufacturer Hero MotoCorp Friday reported a nine percent growth in sales last month at 529,862 units from 487,545 units from the like period last year.
New Delhi, Aug 1 : General Motors India Friday reported a 27.32 percent decline in sales for the last month which stood at 4,726 units from 6,503 units sold in the corresponding period last year.
New Delhi, Aug 1 : Indo-Japanese automobile company Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) Friday reported a 4.30 percent decline in sales for last month which stood at 13,847 units from 14,470 units sold in July 2013.