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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

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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

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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

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Polaris launches 'Indian springfield' in India at Rs 31.07

Polaris India, which sells the luxury American bike brand Indian Motorcycle, launched the ‘Indian Springfield’ cruiser bike, priced at Rs 31.07 lakh on Thursday.

18 Nov 2016

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Porsche launches Macan R4 at Rs 76.84 lakh

German luxury sports car maker Porsche on Tuesday launched a new version of compact SUV Macan in India priced at Rs 76.84 lakh (ex-showroom Mumbai). The…

16 Nov 2016

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Toyota unveils new Fortuner at Rs 25.9 lakh

Japanese auto major Toyota launched a new version of its popular SUV Fortuner in India. A petrol variant of the car is also being introduced for the first…

08 Nov 2016

A Harley Davidson admirer gingerly touches a model on display in the Express Auto Expo in Chennai. (Photo | Ashwin Prasath)
Harley-Davidson to offer loan support in India

Leisure biking in India is still at a nascent stage, the company's India chief said.

05 Nov 2016

Express Auto Expo 2016 brings to town  an automobile extravaganza

The first edition of the expo will showcase a complete range of automobile products and offers 

05 Nov 2016

A Toyota logo is seen on media day at the Mondial de l'Automobile, the Paris auto show, in Paris, France. (Photo| Reuters)
Toyota develops app to start up car from smartphone

It has developed an app called Smart Key Box that lets people use smartphones to access and start up a car.

01 Nov 2016

Honda Accord Hybrid enters India at Rs 37 lakh

 Honda Accord Hybrid, the popular D-segment sedan from the Japanese carmaker Honda rolled out in the India on Tuesday priced at `37 lakh (ex-showroom…

26 Oct 2016

Maruti Suzuki's iCreate offers personalised cars online

 Now, automobile owners can pick accessories they wish fixed in their cars from the comfort of their homes online.  All you need to do, according…

26 Oct 2016