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Rolls Royce announces Ghost Zenith Collection, limited to only 50 editions

Rolls Royce announces Ghost Zenith Collection, limited to only 50 editions

Ghost Zenith Collection will feature the highest levels of Bespoke ever seen on a Ghost Collection car, Rolls Royce said.

Aug 16, 2019, 11:44 AM IST
Ola acquires Bengaluru-based AI start-up Pikup.ai

Ola acquires Bengaluru-based AI start-up Pikup.ai

Pikup.ai uses autonomous technologies like artificial intelligence, computer vision and sensor fusion to provides seamless AI-powered solutions for businesses.

Aug 13, 2019, 15:40 PM IST
Passenger car sales decline by 35.95% in July: SIAM

Passenger car sales decline by 35.95% in July: SIAM

Motorcycle sales decline by 18.88 percent and that of scooters declined by 12.10 percent.

Aug 13, 2019, 11:46 AM IST
First Hyundai Grand i10 NIOS rolls out of Chennai plant

First Hyundai Grand i10 NIOS rolls out of Chennai plant

Hyundai Grand i10 Nios, the third generation in i10 series following i10 and Grand i10 models, will be available in six colour variants of fiery red, polar white, typhoon silver, titan grey, aqua

Aug 12, 2019, 15:24 PM IST
Suzuki launches new variant of Access 125 in India at Rs 59,891

Suzuki launches new variant of Access 125 in India at Rs 59,891

The new Suzuki Access 125 is powered with all aluminum 4 stroke, single cylinder 124cc engine producing 8.7ps@7000rpm and 10.2Nm@5000rpm.

Aug 12, 2019, 15:04 PM IST
Suzuki GIXXER 250 launched in India at Rs 1.59 lakh

Suzuki GIXXER 250 launched in India at Rs 1.59 lakh

The Suzuki GIXXER 250 has a powerful 249cc, Suzuki Oil Cooling System (SOCS) four-stroke, single-cylinder fuel injection SOHC engine.

Aug 09, 2019, 13:21 PM IST
Nissan Kicks diesel variant launched in India at Rs 9.89 lakh

Nissan Kicks diesel variant launched in India at Rs 9.89 lakh

The Kicks is now available in four variants, XE, XL, XV and XV Premium in Diesel, and two variants- XL, XV.

Aug 08, 2019, 11:30 AM IST
Industry leaders meet FM as Auto sector witnesses major slump, 2 lakh job cuts in last 3 months

Industry leaders meet FM as Auto sector witnesses major slump, 2 lakh job cuts in last 3 months

Automobile sector has posted the worst sales in two decades in the month of July with some top passenger car makers even plunging to their worst show in about two decades.

Aug 07, 2019, 16:21 PM IST
Suzuki launches MotoGP edition of GIXXER SF 250 in India  at Rs 1.71 lakh

Suzuki launches MotoGP edition of GIXXER SF 250 in India at Rs 1.71 lakh

The GIXXER SF 250 comes with a 249cc, Suzuki Oil Cooling System (SOCS) enabled four-stroke, single-cylinder fuel injection SOHC engine.

Aug 07, 2019, 14:22 PM IST
ICRA downgrades Tata Motors' long-term rating to AA- negative

ICRA downgrades Tata Motors' long-term rating to AA- negative

The rating agency has however retained ICRA A1+ rating for Commerical paper programme, Short term debt programme and short-term non-fund-based facilities of Tata Motors

Aug 06, 2019, 11:37 AM IST
Maruti Suzuki's July sales down 33.5%

Maruti Suzuki's July sales down 33.5%

According to Maruti Suzuki India, a total of 109,264 units were sold last month, compared to the off-take of 164,369 units recorded during the corresponding period of the previous financial year.

Aug 02, 2019, 15:02 PM IST
Audi announces new drive version for electric SUV E-tron

Audi announces new drive version for electric SUV E-tron

The lighter version Audi E-tron comes with smaller battery and hence has a reduced performance data and will be available in the European market in the last quarter of 2019 .

Aug 02, 2019, 13:27 PM IST
Liquidity constraints, high interest cost subdue July auto sales

Liquidity constraints, high interest cost subdue July auto sales

Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India's overall sales including exports for July declined 33.5 per cent to 109,264 units from 164,369 units' off-take recorded during the corresponding period of the

Aug 02, 2019, 12:52 PM IST
Maruti XL6 MPV to be launched in India on August 21: Features, price and more

Maruti XL6 MPV to be launched in India on August 21: Features, price and more

Maruti XL6 will reportedly be an Ertiga crossover and will be powered by a K15B 1.5-litre petrol engine producing 104PS power and 138Nm torque.

Aug 02, 2019, 11:25 AM IST
Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill 2019: Insurance compensation increased 10 times from Rs 50,000 to Rs 5 lakh

Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill 2019: Insurance compensation increased 10 times from Rs 50,000 to Rs 5 lakh

Insurance firms have to pay claims within a month, if the victim’s family agree to accept Rs 5 lakh compensation.

Aug 01, 2019, 10:37 AM IST
Motor Vehicle Amendment Bill 2019 passed: Check out complete list of penalties

Motor Vehicle Amendment Bill 2019 passed: Check out complete list of penalties

Stricter provisions are being proposed in respect of offences like juvenile driving, drunken driving, driving without licence, dangerous driving, over-speeding, overloading etc.

Aug 01, 2019, 10:17 AM IST
Hyundai Venue SUV crosses 50,000 bookings milestone in just three months

Hyundai Venue SUV crosses 50,000 bookings milestone in just three months

Hyundai launched Venue priced in India priced between Rs 6.5-11.1 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) in May this year.

Jul 30, 2019, 14:21 PM IST
Now, microdots in vehicles to check theft, trace stolen vehicles

Now, microdots in vehicles to check theft, trace stolen vehicles

Microdot technology involves spraying the body and parts of the vehicle or any other machine with microscopic dots, which give a unique identification. Use of this technology will help check theft of

Jul 29, 2019, 18:16 PM IST
Auto prices to get costlier as government proposes hike in registration charges

Auto prices to get costlier as government proposes hike in registration charges

The draft added that in case of delay in applying for renewal of certificate of registration, an additional fee of Rs 300 for motor cycles and Rs 500 for cars shall be levied.

Jul 29, 2019, 17:07 PM IST
Maruti launches CNG variant of Next Gen Ertiga at Rs 8.87 lakh

Maruti launches CNG variant of Next Gen Ertiga at Rs 8.87 lakh

The Maruti Ertiga CNG will be available for customers in VXI variant, offering mileage of 26.20 km/kg.

Jul 29, 2019, 12:28 PM IST