autos

Nagpur becomes first city with electric mass mobility system

Nagpur on Friday earned the distinction of becoming the country's first city with electric fleet of 200 electric vehicles, including taxis, buses, e-rickshaw and autos.

May 26, 2017, 22:06 PM IST
GST rate, monsoon key factors for auto sales growth: Toyota

GST rate, monsoon key factors for auto sales growth: Toyota

Tax rates on automobiles in the upcoming GST and monsoon will be crucial factors which will influence the rate of growth of the industry in the new fiscal, according to Toyota Kirloskar Motor.

Apr 04, 2017, 15:29 PM IST
Two-wheeler companies giving discounts of up to Rs 12,500 on BS-III models; offer valid till today

Two-wheeler companies giving discounts of up to Rs 12,500 on BS-III models; offer valid till today

Hero MotoCorp is offering discounts of up to Rs 12,500 while Honda is offering a straight discount of Rs 10,000 on its BS-III scooters and motorcycles.

Mar 31, 2017, 11:01 AM IST
Auto companies cant sell non BS IV compliant vehicles from tomorrow

Auto companies cant sell non BS IV compliant vehicles from tomorrow

The Supreme court has said that  automobile companies cannot sell  vehicles, which are not Bharat Stage (BS)-IV emission compliant in India from April 1, 2017.

Mar 31, 2017, 10:24 AM IST
Auto companies cant sell non BS IV compliant vehicles from April 1

Auto companies cant sell non BS IV compliant vehicles from April 1

The Supreme court said that  automobile companies cannot sell  vehicles, which are not BS IV compliant in India from April 1, 2017.

Mar 29, 2017, 14:22 PM IST
Tata Kite 5 concept to be christened Tigor; set to launch soon

Tata Kite 5 concept to be christened Tigor; set to launch soon

The Tigor will compete with the likes of Maruti Suzuki Dzire, Honda Amaze, Ford Aspire and Volkswagen Ameo.

Feb 09, 2017, 12:27 PM IST
Peugeot’s expected Indian lineup

Peugeot’s expected Indian lineup

Remember the Peugeot 309 from the mid 90’s?

Jan 26, 2017, 10:39 AM IST
Honda's India-bound WR-V all set to be unveiled today

Honda's India-bound WR-V all set to be unveiled today

Honda has released the final teaser of the India-bound WR-V – a Jazz-based sub-4m SUV – ahead of Tuesday's big reveal at the 2016 Sao Paulo International Motor Show in Brazil.

Nov 08, 2016, 09:43 AM IST
Skoda Rapid facelift launched in India at Rs 8.34 lakh

Skoda Rapid facelift launched in India at Rs 8.34 lakh

The sedan is launched at a starting price of Rs 8.34 lakh and the top end variant is priced at Rs 12.67 lakh.

Nov 03, 2016, 13:41 PM IST
Honda Teases WR-V just days ahead of world premiere

Honda Teases WR-V just days ahead of world premiere

After revealing the official sketches of the WR-V a few days ago, Honda has teased the production-spec WR-V under a veil.

Nov 03, 2016, 10:54 AM IST
Skoda Rapid Facelift launching in India today

Skoda Rapid Facelift launching in India today

The new version continues to be based on the same platform as the Volkswagen Vento, but there are a few thoughtful additions as well.

Nov 03, 2016, 10:48 AM IST
Honda opens 900th authorised dealership in India

Honda opens 900th authorised dealership in India

All the HEADs in India offers 4S solutions under one roof -- Sales, Service, Spare Parts and Safety -- and around 75 per cent of the Honda dealerships are located in rural and semi-urban areas.

Oct 29, 2016, 16:31 PM IST
India Speed Week 2016 to kick off from December 9 in Kolkata

India Speed Week 2016 to kick off from December 9 in Kolkata

Elite Octane Inc. has announced the India Speed Week 2016 (ISW) from December 9-11, 2016, in Kolkata.

Oct 29, 2016, 16:27 PM IST
M&M rebrands electric mobility biz as Mahindra Electric

M&M rebrands electric mobility biz as Mahindra Electric

Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) has rebranded its electric mobility portfolio as Mahindra Electric aiming for a greater focus on technology and launch more electric models, besides supplying powertrains to other manufacturers.

Sep 07, 2016, 16:38 PM IST
4th generation Honda City sells over two lakh units in 32 monhts

4th generation Honda City sells over two lakh units in 32 monhts

Japanese car major Honda on Wednesday said it has crossed the two-lakh milestone for its fourth generation City in 32 months, making it the fastest selling mid-size sedan in the country.

Sep 07, 2016, 16:05 PM IST

Ford shelves compact car programme for emerging markets, setback for India

Ford Motor Co has shelved plans to produce a new compact car family designed mainly for emerging markets like India and China, industry sources said, reflecting disappointing sales of mainstream models in the world`s fastest growing car markets.

Sep 03, 2016, 18:37 PM IST
Datsun GO and GO+ special editions launched

Datsun GO and GO+ special editions launched

After launching the redi-GO to tap India’s small car market earlier this year, Datsun has now launched special editions of two of its other offerings, GO hatchback and GO+ compact MPV, as well.

Aug 05, 2016, 16:56 PM IST

Odd-Even: Auto, taxi unions give call for strike in Delhi on Monday

With the second phase of odd-even scheme rolling out on Friday, a section of auto and taxi unions have given a call for a one-day strike on Monday to protest against app-based cab services, a move which may cause hardship to commuters in the national capital.

Apr 15, 2016, 17:08 PM IST

Tesla Motors to launch electric car in India

Luxury electric car maker Tesla Motors, the facility of which Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited in Silicon Valley last year, has identified India as a market for one of its most affordable models that has a price tag of $35,000, said a top company official.

Apr 01, 2016, 14:25 PM IST
Domestic car sales dip 2nd month in row, down 4.21% in February

Domestic car sales dip 2nd month in row, down 4.21% in February

Car sales declined for a second straight month, posting 4.21 per cent dip in February, as Jat quota stir, inventory adjustment by some firms and postponed purchases in expectations of a price cut after the Budget affected demand.

Mar 10, 2016, 13:14 PM IST