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A Fiat car is pictured at the economy ministry in Berlin. (File photo | Reuters)
China's Great Wall interested in bidding for Fiat Chrysler: Company sources

In a statement, Fiat Chrysler said it had not been approached by Great Wall Motor, and was busy with implementing its current five-year business plan.

21 Aug 2017

Mercedes-Benz AMG GT R. (Photo courtesy: Twitter@rohinnagrani)
Mercedes-Benz launches AMG GT R, GT Roadster in India

With these launches, Mercedes-Benz now has 12 AMG models in India.

21 Aug 2017

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Chancellor Angela Merkel promises 1 million electric cars on German roads by 2020

German Chancellor Angela Merkel reaffirmed the goal of 1 million electric cars running on German roads by 2020, the media reported.

17 Aug 2017

Tata Motors. (File photo | Reuters)
Tata Motors eyeing India's electric vehicles market with great interest: Group chief executive

Tata Motors has already launched hybrid fuel cell commercial vehicles to show it interest in the electric vehicle segment, Tata Group Chief Ethics Officer Mukund Rajan said.

16 Aug 2017

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New generation of Chinese maglev train completes pilot run

A new generation of Chinese middle-to-low-speed magnetically levitated train has completed
a test run in Shanghai and is expected to enter the market in a year, an official said today.

13 Aug 2017

Auto sales up 15 per cent as dealers restock

Dealers’ scramble to restock depleted inventories post-GST implementation has pushed up passenger vehicle sales growth.

12 Aug 2017

A man walks in front of the logo of Nissan Motor Co. at the gallery at its global headquarters in Yokohama, near Tokyo Monday, Nov. 7, 2016.| AP
Nissan debuts in connected car technology

Nissan India has launched a connected car technology solution called NissanConnect, which connects with the customer’s smartphone to offer enhanced driving experience.

11 Aug 2017

The Jaguar Land Rover plant at Halewood in Liverpool, northern England. (File photo | Reuters)
Jaguar Land Rover opens bookings for all new Discovery in India

Customers can make their booking online or at any of the 25 authorised Land Rover retailers in India, JLR said in a statement.

09 Aug 2017

Jaguar Land Rover sales rise 3.6 percent in July. (File Photo | AFP)
Jaguar Land Rover sales rise 3.6 percent to 46,074 units in July

Land Rover saw sales of 33,110 vehicles in July, up 5.8 per cent as compared to July 2016, reflecting sales ramp up.

07 Aug 2017

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Britain issues new guidelines for 'connected' vehicles

The new rules include eight points where the government said that organisational security is owned, governed and promoted at board level.

07 Aug 2017

Focusing on the structural & safety aspects of new Verna. Car now has 50% Ultra High Strength Steel ( Photo Courtesy Twitter@@HyundaiIndia)
Hyundai unveils 5th gen Verna; launch later this month

The fifth generation Verna is based on a newly developed K2 platform and has been developed with an investment of Rs 1,040 crore.

04 Aug 2017

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German carmakers to update software in 5.3 million cars to reduce emissions: Minister

TheTransport Minister said the carmakers would also self-fund incentives aimed at encouraging consumers to trade in diesel cars that were older than 10 years for newer models with lower emissions.

02 Aug 2017

Employees work at the production line of a Volkswagen plant. (File photo | AP)
Volkswagen India sales grow 10.5 percent in July

German auto major Volkswagen today reported a 10.5 per cent increase in sales in India at 4,753 units in July. The company had sold 4,301 units in the same month last year.

01 Aug 2017

The Fiat logo on a car on display in a car reseller in Milan (Photo | AP)
Fiat Chrysler launches Made-in-India Jeep Compass at Rs 14.95 lakh

According to the company, the SUV will be available with 2-litre Multijet turbo-diesel and 1.4-litre multi-air petrol engines.

01 Aug 2017

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Maruti offers automatic option in Baleno top-end variant

Country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India today introduced automatic option in the top-end Alpha trim of its premium hatchback Baleno, priced at Rs 8.34 lakh.

21 Jul 2017

Bajaj Auto Ltd. plant in Pune. (File Photo | Reuters)
Bajaj Auto to form an alliance soon in motorcycle segment: Chief Financial Officer

Speculation have been sparked that the Indian motorbike manufacturer may be close to a partnership or deal with iconic European motorcycle brand Ducati, which is being sold by Germany's Volkswagen.

21 Jul 2017

Ashok Leyland trucks. (File Photo | Reuters)
Ashok Leyland first-quarter profit falls about 62 percent to Rs 1.11 billion

Ashok Leyland Ltd posted a sharper-than-expected 61.7 percent fall in quarterly profit on Friday as the commercial vehicle manufacturer recorded an exchange loss on swap contracts.

21 Jul 2017

Ducati unveils Scrambler Desert Sled

Italian superbike maker Ducati on Thursday launched the Scrambler Desert Sled model in India at a starting price of Rs 9.32 lakh (ex-showoom).

21 Jul 2017

CEO of German carmaker Porsche, Oliver Blume, poses prior to the company's annual news conference in Stuttgart, southern Germany March 11, 2016. REUTERS/Michael Dalder/File Photo
Porsche may ditch diesel engines - CEO

Porsche CEO Oliver Blume said that they would decide at the end of the decade whether diesel had a future at Porsche.

18 Jul 2017

A detail of a commuter's Harley-Davidson motorcycle is photographed in Melbourne, Australia, June 13, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Reed/File Photo
Harley-Davidson cuts shipments forecast; shares slip 10 percent

The motorcycle maker cut its full-year shipments forecast, underscoring slowing demand as the company's loyal baby boomer customer base ages.

18 Jul 2017

A sign for General Motors Co. car-sharing operation, Maven hangs on the facade of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S. (File photo | Reuters)
General Motors teams up with Uber to expand car-sharing operation 'Maven' to Australia

The leasing agreement will allow Uber drivers to rent cars produced by GM's Australian manufacturer GM Holden, the company said.

15 Jul 2017