commercial vehicles

Auto sales plunge by 12% in November; some segments show positive growth

Passenger car sales dipped by 10.83 per cent to 1.6 lakh from 1.79 lakh in November last year. However, utility vehicle sales gained by 32.7 per cent to 92,739 from 69,884 in the same period.

Dec 10, 2019, 14:04 PM IST

SIAM seeks increase in customs duty for commercial vehicle CBUs

Customs duty on two-wheeler and cars currently ranges from 50-100 per cent.

Jan 25, 2019, 16:03 PM IST

Delhi pollution: Convert all commercial vehicles plying at airport into CNG within six months, says NGT

The national capital region had witnessed a massive spike in pollution levels this month, prompting the NGT to pass several harsh measures to curb the toxic air.

Nov 24, 2017, 15:55 PM IST

Car, passenger vehicles sales drop 11% in June

Domestic passenger vehicle sales declined by 11.21 percent to 198,399 units in June from 223,454 units in the same month last year.

Jul 10, 2017, 14:15 PM IST

Tata Motors global sales rise 9% in March

Tata Motors today reported about 9 percent rise in global sales in March at 1,29,951 units, including that of Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) vehicles.

Apr 10, 2017, 15:22 PM IST

'CV makers to lose Rs 2500-crore or 2.5% of margin on BS-III ban'

The brisk discount sales and incentives that commercial vehicle makers offered on BS-III units to meet the Supreme Court-set April 1 deadline would cost them Rs 2,500 crore, says a report.

Apr 03, 2017, 18:52 PM IST

Mahindra aims to be full-range CV player in next 3 years

Home-grown auto major Mahindra & Mahindra plans to enter new segments of commercial vehicles as it aims to be a full-range player in the said category in the next three years. 

Aug 15, 2016, 11:14 AM IST

Domestic car sales decline marginally in May

New Delhi: Domestic passenger car sales dipped marginally by 0.86 percent to 1,58,996 units in May from 1,60,371 units in the year-ago month.

Jun 09, 2016, 11:56 AM IST

Auto industry misses output target for FY16 by 18 %

Auto industry missed the target of producing 4.1 million passenger vehicles last fiscal under the Automotive Mission Plan 2006-16, although it exceeded the cumulative production target of 27.75 million units for the 10-year period by 1 percent.

Apr 10, 2016, 14:13 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh bans commercial vehicles older than 15 years

The Madhya Pradesh government has decided to disallow commercial vehicles older than 15 years to run on roads in the state.

Dec 30, 2015, 12:16 PM IST

851 commercial vehicles put on notice

The Revenue department officials conducted the enforcement drive, at several locations in the capital, with the assistance of civil defence volunteers, officials of Transport Department and Delhi Police.

Dec 05, 2015, 21:35 PM IST

Policy soon to scarp CVs above 10-year to check pollution: Nitin Gadkari

The government will soon come out with an integrated policy to scrap commercial vehicles that are over 10-year old to check rising pollution but there is no immediate plan to ban trucks and buses above 15 years, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Friday.

Dec 04, 2015, 16:34 PM IST

India to ban old trucks as cities choke on dirty air

The World Health Organization said last year that India had 13 of the 20 most polluted cities on the planet, including the worst offender, New Delhi.

Dec 03, 2015, 17:44 PM IST

SC not to change "a word of our order" on levy of ECC

The Supreme Court today warned that contempt notice would be issued if its order on levy of Environment Compensation Charge (ECC) ranging from Rs 700 to Rs 1300 on commercial vehicles entering Delhi is not obeyed.

Nov 16, 2015, 21:03 PM IST

CSE study challenges MCD data on commercial vehicles entry

Challenging MCD data on commercial vehicles entering the capital each day, a CSE study released on Tuesday said the civic body's figures were 70 percent less than the actual and could lead to gross underestimation of pollution level and weaken action to combat it.

Oct 07, 2015, 10:02 AM IST

Volkswagen admits 1.8 mn commercial vehicles involved in pollution scam

Volkswagen said Tuesday that 1.8 million of its commercial vehicles worldwide are fitted with the sophisticated software enabling them to cheat emission tests, as the auto giant`s new chief warned the group was facing the "severest test in its history."

Sep 29, 2015, 17:21 PM IST

Tata Motors to treble CV exports in 4 years to beat local slump

Tata Motors is giving an added thrust to exports of commercial vehicles to beat continuing slowdown in the domestic market and has set a target of more than trebling the shipments to 1.5 lakh units per year before 2020.

Jul 22, 2015, 23:31 PM IST

Tata Motors planning a slew of new models: Cyrus Mistry

Tata Motors is investing heavily to roll out a slew of new models in the passenger and commercial vehicle segments, as also in new technologies to address the varying customer needs so as to make the company future-ready, chairman Cyrus Mistry has said.

Jul 17, 2015, 22:12 PM IST

Sundaram Finance eyes tractor segment for wider play

"There is enough headroom to grow the two new business segments of tractor and construction equipment financing," said T T Srinivasaraghavan, Managing Director, Sundaram Finance.

Jun 01, 2015, 12:27 PM IST

Tata Motors aims to expand CV biz in South India

The company, which at present has 34 dealers in four states in South India -- Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala -- is focusing on expanding network in smaller towns.

May 31, 2015, 12:10 PM IST