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Honda plans 15 new launches in FY16, eyes 50 lakh units a year

Japanese auto major Honda is undertaking an aggressive market expansion ride in the Indian two-wheeler segment with 15 new launches in the next fiscal year, while setting eyes on annual sales of 50 lakh units.

Feb 04, 2015, 17:25 PM IST

Nissan may advance launch of 3rd Datsun vehicle in India

Japanese auto major Nissan will miss its target of achieving 10 percent market share in India by 2016 but may advance the launch of a third vehicle from its Datsun brand in the country to propel growth.

Jan 18, 2015, 11:31 AM IST

Toyota set to become world's first FCV seller

Japanese auto major Toyota said Tuesday that its "Mirai" hydrogen-powered vehicle will hit the Japanese market Dec 15, making it the world`s first seller of fuel-cell vehicles (FCVs) for general consumers.

Nov 18, 2014, 12:42 PM IST

Honda may defer launch of Jazz to next year

Japanese auto major Honda is likely to start the fresh roll out of its 'discontinued' hatchback vehicle Jazz in Indian market next year.

Nov 13, 2014, 17:49 PM IST

Nissan to recall 9,000 units of Micra, Sunny models in India

Japanese auto major Nissan is recalling 9,000 units of its compact car Micra and mid-sized sedan Sunny in India to replace defective airbags.

Oct 25, 2014, 14:25 PM IST

Osamu Suzuki meets Guj CM; govt clears issues related to proj

Suzuki and Patel discussed SMC's proposed plant coming up at Hansalpur village of Ahmedabad district at an estimated investment of Rs 4,000 crore, according to an official statement.

Sep 05, 2014, 21:21 PM IST

China slaps $201 mn fines on 12 Japanese auto makers

Those who faced fines included Mercedes-Benz and Audi.

Aug 20, 2014, 11:36 AM IST

Nissan appoints Guillaume Sicard Deputy President for India

Japanese auto major Nissan on Thursday appointed Guillaume Sicard as Deputy President of its Indian operations with effect from July 1.

May 29, 2014, 18:41 PM IST

Honda full-year net profit surges 56% to $5.6 bn

Japanese automaker Honda said Friday its net profit soared to $5.6 billion in the fiscal year to March, thanks to brisk overseas sales and a weaker yen.

Apr 25, 2014, 12:46 PM IST

Japan`s Honda to roll out new fuel-cell car in 2015

Japanese auto giant Honda said Thursday it would roll out a new commercial fuel-cell vehicle in 2015, a day after rival Toyota promised a similar offering as competition in the green car sector heats up.

Nov 21, 2013, 13:47 PM IST