E-vehicle maker Clean Motion to invest $10 million in India

E-vehicle maker Clean Motion to invest $10 million in India

Sweden-based electric vehicle maker Clean Motion plans to invest USD 10 million (about Rs 66 crore) in India over the next three years to expand operations including setting up of an assembly unit for its Zbee three- wheelers in the country.

Auto industry misses output target for FY16 by 18 %

Auto industry misses output target for FY16 by 18 %

Auto industry missed the target of producing 4.1 million passenger vehicles last fiscal under the Automotive Mission Plan 2006-16, although it exceeded the cumulative production target of 27.75 million units for the 10-year period by 1 percent.

Volkswagen could forego 2015 dividend payout: Report

Troubled German auto giant Volkswagen could forego a dividend payment to shareholders for 2015 in the wake of the massive diesel engine manipulation scandal, the German news agency DPA reported on Tuesday.

 Top 5 upcoming cars that are going to hit the markets in 2016-17

Top 5 upcoming cars that are going to hit the markets in 2016-17

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi:Automobile sector is growing up with the fastest speed and launching new cars every now and then with best features and latest versions.

Here is the list of some cars that are going to launch this year

 

Tata Motors to supply 619 more HMV trucks to army

Tata Motors to supply 619 more HMV trucks to army

 Tata Motors has signed up a follow-on contract to supply additional 619 units of high- mobility (HMV) multi-axle trucks to the Indian Army.

Five SUVs in India below Rs 10 lakh

Five SUVs in India below Rs 10 lakh

The auto market in India is flooded with sedans, hatchbacks and SUVs. Let's have a look at five SUVs in India below Rs 10 lakh.

SIAM tears into BS 6 norms draft for being 'diluted'

SIAM tears into BS 6 norms draft for being 'diluted'

"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.

Five most anticipated SUVs to be showcased at the Delhi Auto Expo 2016

Five most anticipated SUVs to be showcased at the Delhi Auto Expo 2016

These are five SUVs that are most likely to be showcased at the Auto Show in February.

3D to transform consumer electronics future

With smartphones, drones, automobiles, 3D printing and the internet of things converging to deliver novel high-tech concepts, the 3D technology will transform how consumer electronics are manufactured and consumed, according to Dassault Systemes -- the world leader in 3D design software.

Frankfurt Auto Show 2015

Frankfurt Auto Show 2015

Fiat Chrysler to roll out Jeep brand in India in 2016

Automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) plans to roll out Jeep brand next year in India with plans to establish separate sales network in around five major cities in the first phase.

Now, buy or rent a plane online

 Droom, an online marketplace for automobiles, will now let its users buy or sell private planes and choppers on its platform.

Future of Safety

As the number of automobiles world over continues to grow, we take a look at how technology is constantly evolving in order to mitigate the stress and risks associated with driving

Major car makers post healthy sales growth in July

Major car makers post healthy sales growth in July

Car sales in India witnessed an upward swing in July, posting healthy double-digit growth riding on improving sentiments and launch of new models.

Average salary hikes likely to be at 11% in 2015: Mercer

With an average salary increase likely to be at 11 percent, the projected pay hike for next year in medical life sciences sector is the highest (12 percent) and for the shared services and hi-tech industry it is lowest (10 percent).

Auto industry pitches for continuation of excise duty relief

Car makers have asked the government to extend excise duty relief, which is ending on December 31, saying removal of this incentive could push the industry into a negative territory.

Mahindra Transport Excellence Awards 2014: Into the life of a truck driver

A special programme on Mahindra Transport Excellence Awards 2014.

Secondhand smoke affects nonsmokers in vehicles

A new study has revealed that secondhand smoke in motor vehicles poses a potential threat especially to nonsmokers sitting along a smoker.

'Automotive Mission Plan 2016-26 to be finalised by mid-2015'

"The Automotive Mission Plan (AMP)II for the period 2016-26 is under preparation and will be finalised by mid 2015," the document said.

`Indian auto industry’s turnover equivalent to 27% of India’s Industrial GDP`

Speaking at the 54th Annual Convention of Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) he unveiled of the Review of the Annual Mission Plan Report, 2006-2016.