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Frequent changes in tax rates to impact investment: Hyundai

Frequent changes in tax rates to impact investment: Hyundai

The GST Council last week decided to hike cess on mid- size cars by 2 per cent, on large cars by 5 per cent and on SUVs by 7 per cent to bring tax rates on these cars at pre-GST levels.

Sep 12, 2017, 17:57 PM IST
Govt notifies GST cess hike on mid & large cars, SUVs

Govt notifies GST cess hike on mid & large cars, SUVs

The Finance Ministry late last night notified the hike in quantum of cess to be levied on cars, following which the new rates came into effect.

Sep 12, 2017, 14:16 PM IST
Mercedes-Benz to offer electric option for every car by 2022

Mercedes-Benz to offer electric option for every car by 2022

Speaking at the company`s investor day in Sindelfingen, Germany, Daimler said it will offer at least 50 electrified versions of Mercedes-Benz passenger cars in a hybrid and fully electric car variants.

Sep 11, 2017, 14:07 PM IST
Automakers may pass on impact of cess hike to buyers

Automakers may pass on impact of cess hike to buyers

Automakers such as Mahindra and Mahindra, Toyota Kirloskar Motor, Audi, Mercedes-Benz and JLR India are planning to pass on the increased cess on mid-sized and large cars along with SUVs, after the GST Council's decision to raise it by up to 7 percent.

Sep 10, 2017, 18:16 PM IST

'Finmin considering auto makers concern on hike in GST cess'

The finance ministry is "seriously" considering the demand of automobile manufacturers who have raised concerns over rise in cess on luxury vehicles, Heavy Industries Minister Anant Geete said on Thursday.

Sep 07, 2017, 17:58 PM IST
Hike in cess on luxury cars to impact growth, say auto companies

Hike in cess on luxury cars to impact growth, say auto companies

The Cabinet on Wednesday approved promulgation of an ordinance to amend the GST compensation law to pave the way for increasing cess on mid and large cars to 25 per cent, from 15 per cent.

Aug 30, 2017, 16:25 PM IST
Mercedes calls for lower taxes on luxury cars in India

Mercedes calls for lower taxes on luxury cars in India

Under the GST regime, large cars with engine capacity greater than 1,500 cc and SUVs with length more than 4 metres and engine greater than 1,500 cc attract cess of 15 percent in addition to the top tax rate of 28 percent.

Jul 23, 2017, 13:20 PM IST
Mercedes-Benz E220d launched at Rs 57.14 lakh

Mercedes-Benz E220d launched at Rs 57.14 lakh

German carmaker Mercedes-Benz on Friday launched the third variant of the E-Class in India - the E 220, priced at Rs 57.14 lakh (ex-showroom Pune). 

Jun 02, 2017, 13:20 PM IST
Mercedes-Benz to introduce smaller petrol engines

Mercedes-Benz to introduce smaller petrol engines

Now Mercedes-Benz is also taking a step in the similar direction and is working on the development of smaller petrol engines for its entry level range of cars.

May 29, 2017, 13:27 PM IST
Mercedes launches S Class Connoisseur's Edn priced up to Rs 1.32 crore

Mercedes launches S Class Connoisseur's Edn priced up to Rs 1.32 crore

The Connoisseur's Edition is available in both S 350d and S 400 variants.

Apr 05, 2017, 15:49 PM IST
Auto industry needs to learn lesson from BS-III ban: Mercedes

Auto industry needs to learn lesson from BS-III ban: Mercedes

Indian auto industry will need to seek clarity from "other influencers" like the Supreme Court or NGT on health related issues in future and not just the government as things are "getting more complicated" here, according to Mercedes-Benz.

Apr 02, 2017, 13:53 PM IST
Eight things you should know about the Mercedes-Benz E-Class LWB

Eight things you should know about the Mercedes-Benz E-Class LWB

Mercedes-Benz is going to launch the extended wheelbase version of the fifth-generation E-Class in the Indian market on 28 February, 2017.

Feb 14, 2017, 15:27 PM IST
Mercedes-Benz launches A and B Class Night editions at starting price of Rs 27.31 lakh

Mercedes-Benz launches A and B Class Night editions at starting price of Rs 27.31 lakh

Both the models come with a 7-speed dual clutch automatic transmission.

Jan 25, 2017, 13:08 PM IST
All-new Mercedes-Benz E-Class India launch in mid-March

All-new Mercedes-Benz E-Class India launch in mid-March

Showcased at the Detroit Motor Show in January last year, the W213 E-Class shares its design language with the current S and C-Class sedans.

Jan 07, 2017, 20:06 PM IST
CES 2017: Mercedes-Benz Vision Van concept steals spotlight

CES 2017: Mercedes-Benz Vision Van concept steals spotlight

The concept is a byproduct of the initiative called adVANce - an in-house strategic future initiative taken by Mercedes-Benz.

Jan 05, 2017, 12:24 PM IST
Chrysler Portal Concept set to wow at 2017 Consumer Electronics Show

Chrysler Portal Concept set to wow at 2017 Consumer Electronics Show

Now though news has come from America itself, where the 2017 CES will take place (Las Vegas), that Chrysler will unveil its futuristic Portal Concept car.

Jan 04, 2017, 10:43 AM IST
Mercedes-Benz GLA Facelift teased; to be introduced at Detroit Motor Show

Mercedes-Benz GLA Facelift teased; to be introduced at Detroit Motor Show

The updated version of Mercedes’ smallest SUV will make its first public appearance on January 9.

Jan 03, 2017, 20:47 PM IST
Mercedes-Benz to launch S-Class Coupe “Night Edition”

Mercedes-Benz to launch S-Class Coupe “Night Edition”

With 2017 just around the corner, Mercedes-Benz is gearing up for a flurry of launches, among which will be a special edition of the bewitching S-Class Coupe.

Dec 21, 2016, 18:24 PM IST
Mercedes-Benz CLA facelift to be launched in India today

Mercedes-Benz CLA facelift to be launched in India today

After having introduced a petrol variant for practically every car they sell, the German auto major has turned its eyes towards its baby sedan - the CLA.

Nov 30, 2016, 10:39 AM IST
Luxury car makers Mercedes, Audi, JLR rush to bring in petrol variants

Luxury car makers Mercedes, Audi, JLR rush to bring in petrol variants

While Mercedes-Benz will make available petrol variants for all its models sold in India by next month so as to align with the demand shift, Audi is likely to complete such an exercise by the first quarter of next year.

Aug 28, 2016, 13:31 PM IST