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Maruti raises production by 4% in Nov after 9 straight months of output cut

The company produced a total of 1,41,834 units in November as against 1,35,946 units in the year-ago month, MSI said in a regulatory filing.

Autocar show: 2020 Jaguar XE First drive review

The Jaguar XE has just been refreshed. Renuka Kirpalani gives you an overview of all the changes on this new XE. The drive was in UK and was done with the R dynamic variant. However the interior was shot with the trim levels that will be available in India.

MG Motor unveils its first electric car in India

MG Motor India, a part of China's SAIC Motor Corporation, has unveiled its electric SUV model ZS. This is MG's second product in India after the Hector SUV.Image credit:

Autocar show: Mercedes-Benz GLE India First drive review

It won't be launching until next month, but we've got you an exclusive first drive of the new-generation Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV on Indian roads. This car is essentially an E-class SUV, and as such it now gets a longer with a hugely spacious and comfortable power-adjusted back seat. But just what else can you expect? Gavin D'Souza drives it to tell you all about its power, performance, specifications, equipment and expected price.

Maruti Suzuki recalls 63,493 units of Ciaz, Ertiga, XL6 to fix faulty part

"The company will inspect 63,493 vehicles of petrol SHVS of Ciaz, Ertiga and XL6 for a possible issue with the Motor Generator Unit (MGU)," MSI said in a statement. A possible defect may have occurred in the MGU during manufacturing by an overseas global part supplier, it added. The vehicles were manufactured between January 1, 2019 to Nov 21, 2019.

MG Motor unveils ZS EV; launch in January

The company has tied up with various partners to launch the EV with entire charging ecosystem, MG Motor India President said. He said the company would launch more EVs in future and the ZS is just the beginning in that space. MG Motor will start ZS sales with five cities -- Delhi/NCR, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad and Bangalore.

Tata Motors rolls out premium hatchback Altroz: 7 features

Tata Motors rolled out the first unit of its premium hatchback Altroz, scheduled for commercial launch in January 2020, from the Pune plant.It will be pitted against the Volkswagen Polo, Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Toyota Glanza, Hyundai Elite i20, and the Honda Jazz, among others.Image credit: Twitter/TataMotors

Carmakers to hike prices from January to absorb input costs

Maruti Suzuki, Mahindra & Mahindra, Ford, Toyota, Mercedes Benz and Audi plan to raise the prices from January 2020. The carmakers told ET that the price hike has been planned to counter the inflationary pressures. The country’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki said the production cost has shot up because of increase in raw material prices.

Mahindra & Mahindra launches BS-VI compliant XUV300

Mahindra is proactively transitioning its mobility portfolio to BS-VI emission standards in a phased manner, well ahead of the statutory timeline of April 1, 2020, it added.

Toyota India car sales dip 22% in November

Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) reported a 22 per cent annual decline in November from 10,721 units last year. Exports, especially the Etios model, however, grew 39 per cent annually. As a result, total sales for the month under review declined 19 per cent year-on-year to 9,241 units from 11,390 units in November 2018.

NCLAT dismisses abuse of dominance charge against BMW India

Competition Commission of India (CCI) has said that as BMW has a negligible share in the passenger car segment in India, hence the question of abuse of dominant position did not arise. The NCLAT, which is an appellate authority over CCI, said it "find no ground to interfere with the well reasoned order impugned in this appeal" and dismissed it.

Autocar Show: Porsche Taycan Turbo S first drive review

Autocar Show: Porsche Taycan Turbo S first drive review

The electric revolution is coming in strong and when legendary sportscar maker Porsche joins the fray, you know things are going to get exciting. Autocar India's Hormazd Sorabjee exclusively joins a convoy on a 6,500 KM road trip across Europe to prove that EVs can be long-distance cruisers too. And in the process see if the Taycan is a proper Porsche.

Autocar Show: 2020 Honda City first look preview

Autocar Show: 2020 Honda City first look preview

The fifth-gen Honda City was unveiled for the first time recently at an event in Thailand. Along with the standard car, Honda also took the wraps off it's sportier RS Turbo variant. The City RS Turbo will first go on sale in the Thailand market in the the months ahead and will subsequently hit more international markets. Autocar India's Shapur Kotwal tells you what you can expect from the fifth generation of the car that built Honda in India, from its space, size, features to the interior, engines and more.

MG Motor retails 3,239 Hector units in November

MG Motor retails 3,239 Hector units in November

MG Motor India currently has over 150 centres across India and aims to further strengthen its network count to 250 centres by March 2020. "Most of the expansion in the next few months will be on dedicated service outlets," MG Motor India Director Sales Rakesh Sidana said in a statement said.

Maruti reports 1.9% dip in sales at 1,50,630 units in November

Maruti reports 1.9% dip in sales at 1,50,630 units in November

The company had sold 1,53,539 units in November last year, MSI said in a statement. Domestic sales declined by 1.6 per cent at 1,43,686 units last month as against 1,46,018 units in November 2018, it added.

Hyundai set to export Venue to Latin America, Africa

Hyundai set to export Venue to Latin America, Africa

The SUV is ready to foray into the South African market in December, 2019 with a shipment of 1,400 units to be exported there, from Chennai port.

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