Revival to perk auto sales in 2013

Will auto industry push the accelerator next fiscal or just about sustain the 0-1 percent growth predicted by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) for 2012-13?

India outdoes most peers in BRIC block in car sales growth

Penetration levels of vehicles is very low in India when compared to any other country since even Srilanka and Pakistan also have higher vehicle penetration than us.

Scooters post over 52% sales jump during Apr-Oct

The scooter segment is proving the sceptics wrong, posting over 52 percent jump in sales in the first 7 months this fiscal over the same period last year.

Final status on new emission norms expected by mid-Feb: SIAM

A clear picture on the modalities
of implementing a new vehicle emission norm in the country
is expected by the middle of this month when the government
is likely to come out with a final plan.

SIAM wants new emission norms be delayed if fuel not available

The SIAM today said implementation of new emission norms scheduled to be effective from April 1, 2010, should be postponed by up to six months if there is no clarity on availability of upgraded fuels latest by January-end.

Auto sales jump 68 percent to over 10 lakh units in December

Indian automobile industry recorded an impressive 68 percent growth in sales in December last year, thereby continuing with the push it had received from two stimulus packages since 2008-end and successfully beating the year-end blues.

Car sales jump 34%, bikes up 14% in October

Domestic passenger car sales have
recorded 33.88 percent increase at 1,32,615 units in October
from 99,052 units in the same month last year.