Car sales zoom 9.48%, bikes plunge 2.87% in September
Car sales zoom 9.48%, bikes plunge 2.87% in September

In September, domestic car sales stood at 1,69,590 units as against 1,54,898 units in the same month last year.

Maruti, Hyundai, Honda lead auto sales growth in September

Ahead of the festive season, car sales grew at a brisk pace in September with major auto makers Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai, Honda Cars Ford and Tata Motors witnessing rise in dispatches.

Vikram Kirloskar vents his ire on poor road infrastructure in India

Vice Chairman of Toyota Kirloskar Motors and now ex-president of SIAM Vikram Kirloskar talks to ZEEGNITION Editor-in-chief Adil Jal Darukhanawala regarding the growth of the auto industry, poor road infrastructure and other important issues besides offering valuable insight into Toyota’s plans for India .

There is no such thing as 100% foolproof safety solution: Pawan Goenka

In an exclusive interview, ZEEGNITION’s Editor-in-chief, Adil Jal Darukhanawala chats with Pawan Goenka, Executive Director, Mahindra and Mahindra, at the 2015 SIAM Conference with regard to the company’s outlook on safety, emissions and the soon to launch TUV300 compact SUV among a list of other

Royal Enfield sales surge 59% in August

Royal Enfield, the two-wheeler division of Eicher Motors, today posted total sales of 42,360 units in August, up 58.99 per cent.

Maruti sales up 6.4% in August

Country's largest car-maker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) today reported 6.4 percent rise in total sales at 1,17,864 units in August 2015, as against 1,10,776 units in the same month last year.

Domestic car sales up 17.47% in July

This marks the ninth consecutive month of domestic sales growth for passenger cars and a strong rebound from a modest rise of just 1.5 per cent in June.

Car sales grow 1.53% in June, slowest in five months
Car sales grow 1.53% in June, slowest in five months

Car sales in India grew 1.53 percent in June, the slowest in five months, with industry body SIAM singling out annual plant maintenance shutdowns putting the brakes on growth.

SIAM warns of safety issues if BS V emission norms skipped

Auto industry body SIAM Monday cautioned that moving directly to Bharat Stage(BS) VI emission norms, skipping BS V, could lead to major safety compromises in vehicles that could put life of consumers at risk, amid speculation that the government is planning such a move.

Domestic car sales pick up 7.73% in May, bikes skid 3.04%

Declining motorcycle sales remained a cause of worry.

Ford India sales decline 4.67% at 11,714 units in May

Automaker Ford India Monday reported a 4.67 percent decline in its total sales at 11,714 units in May.

Car sales grow 18.14% in April, fastest in 30 months

Total two-wheeler sales in April 2015 slumped 0.16 per cent to 12,87,064 units from 12,89,183 in the year-ago period.

Maruti Alto retains slot as best selling car in FY15

Likewise, Swift retained the second spot with 2,01,338 units in fiscal 2015 as compared to 1,98,571 units in the previous fiscal, up 1.4 per cent.

Auto sector inclusion in India-EU FTA against 'Make in India'

India should keep the labour intensive sector out of the purview of the free trade agreements particularly the proposed pact with the 28-nation European Union bloc.

Textile industry seeks lower duties, more funds for growth

Representatives from South Indian Mills Association met Textile Minister Santosh Gangwar and sought reduction in excise and import duties while pitching for higher fund allocation.

February car sales up 6.85%; single digit growth in FY15: SIAM

According to the data released by SIAM, domestic passenger car sales stood at 1,71,727 units in February this year as compared to 1,60,717 units in the same month of 2014.,60,717 units in the same month of 2014.

Car sales slow in February; Maruti, Hyundai post single digit growth
Car sales slow in February; Maruti, Hyundai post single digit growth

Car sales in India were at a slow lane in February with main players Maruti Suzuki and Hyundai posting single digit growth during the month while others like GM India and Mahindra & Mahindra saw decline in sales.

Auto industry body wants excise duty reduction in Budget

Automobile industry body SIAM wants Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to reduce excise duty on automobiles in the upcoming Budget to help the sector combat demand slowdown.

Ford India sales down about 15% in January

Ford India Monday reported 14.79 percent decline in total sales at 9,061 units for January.