Helmet compulsory for two-wheeler drivers: Rajahmundry RTO

Rajahmundry Regional Transport Officer (RTO) V Siri Anand on Monday warned of action against two-wheeler drivers who don't wear a helmet.

Hero MotoCorp Q2 net rises marginally to Rs 772 crore

Country's largest two-wheeler maker Hero MotoCorp Tuesday reported a marginal 1.13 percent rise in standalone net profit at Rs 772.06 crore for the second quarter ended September 30, as slowdown in rural markets affected motorcycle sales.

Nitish laughs at BJP promise of providing two-wheelers to girls
Nitish laughs at BJP promise of providing two-wheelers to girls

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Thursday laughed at BJP's poll promise of providing two-wheelers to 5000 meritorious school girls, and asked if the saffron party was planning to send minor girls to police station by driving two-wheelers without license.

Royal Enfield acquires UK-based Harris Performance

Royal Enfield, the two-wheeler division of Eicher Motors, has acquired UK-based Harris Performance Products Ltd for an undisclosed sum.

Lohia Auto to expand electric portfolio; eyes Rs 300cr revenue

Bullish on the segment, the group is eyeing a turnover of Rs 300 crore from the automotive division -- Lohia Auto Industries in the next three years.

India's car exports down, two-wheelers pick up

Up against road blocks in the traditional export markets, overseas shipments of passenger cars declined by 2.65 percent last year to 5,47,087 units.

After a topsy-turvy 2014, automakers eye smoother 2015 ride

Even as the year was drawing to a close, the sales figures remained disappointing with close to 10 per cent decline in the number of cars sold during the first eleven months of 2014 and festival seasons failing to bring any cheer.

Hero MotoCorp commences construction of $70-mn Colombian unit

Country's largest two-wheeler maker Hero MotoCorp has commenced setting up of its USD 70 million (around Rs 420 crore) manufacturing facility in Colombia, as part of its plans to expand its global footprint to as many as 50 countries by 2020.

Hero MotoCorp to ride into US market next year

The company is undergoing homologation, a process to certify road-worthiness, for its bikes in the US.

Women riders, activists welcome `helmets mandatory` move

The Election Commission (EC) has given the transport department its go-ahead to make changes in the rules to make helmets mandatory for women riders here and it has been welcomed by women riders and activists.

Cars, two-wheelers to cost more in Haryana

Cars and two-wheelers in Haryana will now cost more as the state government today decided to hike road tax.

Now, a scheme for women to buy their own two-wheelers

Jammu and Kashmir bank has launched
a finance scheme `Scooty Finance`, for girl students and
working women to encourage them to buy two-wheelers of their