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Bharat Joshi (left), British Deputy High Commissioner in Chennai and Amit Agarwal, sales manager-India, Bentley’s dealer Exclusive Motors, posing with Bentley in Kochi on Saturday | Express
Kochi Bentley expo brings new vigour to Kerala’s luxury car market

For the first time, British car-maker Bentley conducted an auto exhibition in the city as part of its expansion plans in South India.

05 Mar 2017

Knichi Ayukawa, MD & CEO Maruti Suzuki and RS Kalsi, Executive director marketing and Sales maruti launch Baleno RS in new Delhi on Friday. Express photo by shekhar yadav
Maruti launches Baleno RS priced at Rs 8.69 lakh

With the 1.0 litre boosterjet engine, Maruti Suzuki marks its entry in the high performance segment.

03 Mar 2017

Maruti stops selling Ritz in domestic and international markets

According to industry sources, this could be a boon for prospective buyers because with the company phasing out the model.

27 Feb 2017

Workers assemble cars inside the Hyundai Motor India Ltd. plant at Kancheepuram district in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu October 4, 2012. (File | Reuters)
Hyundai to introduce 8 new products in India by 2020: CEO

The the company will also introduce new technologies in the domestic market.

24 Feb 2017

KTM bike launch (Photo | PTI)
KTM launches three new BS-IV variants--Duke, 390, 250 & 200

Bajaj Auto, which owns 49 percent in the Austrian sports bike brand KTM, launched souped-up versions of its famous Duke range.

23 Feb 2017

Image for representational purpose only. (File photo | Reuters)
Jaguar Land Rover launches Indian-manufactured Jaguar XF sedan

The all-new Jaguar XF will be available in two options -- a 2-litre Ingenium diesel engine with a power output of 132 kW and a 2-litre petrol engine with a power output of 177 kW, the company said.

23 Feb 2017

The Aprilia SR RACE is powered by a 150 cc engine and is equipped with a 220 mm front disc and 140 mm rear drum brakes.(Picture from Aprillia India website)
Piaggio launches Aprilia SR150 RACE scooter priced Rs 70,288

The Aprilia SR RACE is powered by a 150 cc engine and is equipped with a 220 mm front disc and 140 mm rear drum brakes.(Picture from Aprillia India website)

09 Feb 2017

Hyundai launches updated Grand i10 at Rs 4.58 lakh

The new model comes with LED daytime running lights, new alloys, front air curtains, and fully automatic temperature control.

06 Feb 2017

A Volkswagen logo is pictured at the newly opened Volkswagen factory in Wrzesnia, Poland, September 9, 2016. REUTERS
Volkswagen diesel owners complain of buyback delays

Volkswagen will spend around $15 billion to settle U.S. consumer and government lawsuits. It also agreed to pay $4.3 billion to settle a corporate criminal case.

26 Jan 2017

Puegeot. (File photo | Reuters)
Peugeot carmaker to make a comeback in India through Birla venture

The carmaker has signed a joint venture deal with Birla Group for a Chennai assembly plant with annual production capacity of 12,000 vehicles, sources said.

25 Jan 2017

Yamaha motorcycle at an Auto Expo. (File photo | AP)
Yamaha targets sale of one million units in 2017

Out of the one million target for 2017, 600000 will come from scooters and 400000 from motorcycles, Vice-President Roy Kurian said.

24 Jan 2017

BS-IV compliant CB Unicorn unveiled

Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) on Monday unveiled  a new BS-IV compliant version of the CB Unicorn 160, priced at `73,552 (ex-showroom Delhi).

10 Jan 2017

Mercedes-Benz to overtake BMW as largest premium carmaker

The achievement is a coup for Daimler Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche, who struggled to revive the company following a messy divorce from Chrysler.

09 Jan 2017

The Jaguar Land Rover plant at Halewood in Liverpool, northern England. (File photo | Reuters)
Jaguar Land Rover sells record 583,313 cars in 2016

Europe was the carmaker's biggest overall market, accounting for almost a quarter of total demand.

09 Jan 2017

e-Bike launch throws open nascent segment

Taking the initiative in gaining clout in the nascent electric bike ecosystem in India, a Bengaluru based crowdfunding platform, FuelADream on Tuesday launched an electric bike eRideLite priced at aro

21 Dec 2016

The logo of Maruti Suzuki India Limited is seen on car parked outside a showroom in New Delhi, India, February 29, 2016. | Reuters
2016 proves to be an 'eventful' ride for automakers

Far from a smooth drive, 2016 turned out to be a journey with major speed breakers and blind corners.

18 Dec 2016

MSI to launch premium hatchback Ignis on Jan 13

Maruti Suzuki is all set to launch a new premium hatchback, strengthening its portfolio in the segment, in the second week of January.

16 Dec 2016

The Jaguar Land Rover plant at Halewood in Liverpool, northern England. (File photo | Reuters)
Jaguar Land Rover to manufacture electric cars in Britain

Speth told the media in September that it made sense to build electric batteries and cars in Britain if the conditions, including pilot testing, were right.

25 Nov 2016

For representational purpose| AFP
Ashok Leyland completes LCV-business acquisition with Nissan

The Chennai-based firm has acquired Ashok Leyland Nissan-Vehicles Ltd, Nissan-Ashok Leyland Powertrain Ltd and Nissan-Ashok Leyland Technologies Ltd.

25 Nov 2016

Logo of the German car manufacturer Volkswagen is pictured on top of a company's factory building in Wolfsburg, Germany. (AP)
After dieselgate, Volkswagen goes electric

For most customers the electric car will soon be the better alternative.

22 Nov 2016

The Royal Enfield Bullet bike. (Image Courtesy: www.royalenfield.com)
Iconic Bullet roars back on Indian roads

Talk of an aspirational or iconic motorbike in India and the 350cc Enfield Bullet (now Royal Enfield Bullet) chugs straight into our minds.

21 Nov 2016