"BS VI fuel norms announced in the draft notification have been highly diluted as compared to Euro VI norms in Europe and take India back to BS II fuel level of specifications which were prevalent in 2000," Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) Director General Vishnu Mathur.
German luxury carmaker BMW, which launched its fifth Mini Convertible model in India on Wednesday, is open to local assembly when it reaches a critical mass in sales.
Automobile industry body SIAM wants the government to reduce excise duty on large cars and SUVs to 20 per cent from the current rates of up to 30 per cent in the upcoming Budget.
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Volkswagen sales growth in Europe has screeched to a near halt in November compared with both its mass-market and premium peers.
The National Green Tribunal on Monday sought response from the Centre and German automobile major Volkswagen on a plea seeking a ban on sale of its vehicles in the country for allegedly flouting emission norms.
Auto makers Nissan, Renault and Skoda will hike prices by up to Rs 50,000 from January next year to partially offset the impact of rising input costs.
Carmaker Renault India on Monday said it will hike prices of its products by up to 3 percent from January, 2016.
Automakers fear an immediate loss of 'hundreds of crores of rupees' due to ban on new diesel vehicles in the national capital, as confusion reigns supreme in the industry over delivery of already-booked inventory.
Domestic auto industry has taken a production hit of around 15 percent due to unprecedented rains in Tamil Nadu as operations of various automakers, including BMW, Ford and Hyundai, were hit during the period.
General Motors India has also announced its plan to hike prices of its locally manufactured vehicles by up to Rs 33,700 with effect from January to offset impact of rising input costs and foreign exchange fluctuations.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV has agreed to pay $70 million in fines to resolve a US investigation that it failed to disclose vehicle crash death and injury reports, people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Wednesday.
South Korea`s Hyundai Motor Co plans to raise the prices of its car models in India by up to 30,000 rupees ($448.60) starting in January, its local unit said, citing challenging market conditions.
Tata Motors on Wednesday reported 8 percent increase in its global sales, including that of Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) vehicles, at 90,695 units in November.
Hyundai Motor India today said it will hike prices of its products by up to Rs 30,000 from next month to offset rising input costs and unfavorable foreign exchange fluctuation.
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The Environmental Protection Agency accused VW of putting the software on about 10,000 vehicles.
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New Delhi: Tata Motors is planning a turnaround for passenger vehicles strategy and is looking at rolling out at least 5 new cars before 2019.
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New Delhi: Ducati is set to bring the Scrambler Urban Enduro to India soon. The bike is expected to be priced at Rs 7.90 lakhs (ex-showroom, Bengaluru).