Opposing camp says it’s tough to meet safety, emission norms and keep vehicle length below 4 metre; supporting camp says small cars, too, can meet all norms.
US auto major Ford Motor Co and German luxury carmaker BMW Group have been aggressively searching for Indians to lead and manage their local operations.
The Indian unit of Hyundai Motor is working on a multi-pronged strategy to power future growth: deeper penetration into rural markets, introduction of more utility vehicles and a sharper focus on premium products and new technologies.
Tata Motors’ most popular passenger vehicles Tiago saw a monthon-month decline of 2 per cent at 6,008 units sold in November.
I think the PM wants to move towards a cashless and corruption-free economy. If that happens, it will be good for the economy, and eventually, for the car industry.
India's automobile exports to the southern neighbour nearly doubled in the fiscal year ended March 31, 2016, to $305 million (nearly Rs 2,100 crore at current exchange rate).
Premium compact Baleno and sports utility vehicle Vitara Brezza, which have a waiting period stretching up to six months, drove the sales
Demand rises as compact SUVs are priced in line with entry-level or mid-size sedans, but offer better dynamics and drivability.
The situation is worse in the second-hand market and for service stations, where most of the transactions are in cash.
The company’s seriousness on India is evident as last week it took some Indian auto journalists as part of a survey and evaluation on the Indian market.
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