1/3rd of all passenger vehicles sold are UVs
India’s newfound love for utility vehicles has taken the share of that segment from a mere 13% of total passenger vehicle sales 9 years ago to more than one-third so far this fiscal. In 2010-11, the auto industry rolled out 78 new cars on roads and 36 new UVs. So far in this financial year, 53 new cars have been launched, & an equal number of UVs have been launched.
As India switches to BS-VI, sub Rs 10 lakh petrol cars may gain
Sales of petrol cars could likely grow at the expense of diesel cars after th...
Slowdown fails to halt premium SUVs’ run
The premium SUV market in India has bucked the trend in the overall passenger vehicle sales, growing...
Questions for 2020: Electric affordable cars?
Tata Motors is confident that EVs are getting more affordable in India, especially in the fleet segment. It’s a different story in the personal segment for individual buyers. This is because GoI incentivizes commercial fleet-owners with FAME II and GST concessions. Individual buyers are eligible only for a few tax concessions.
Hyundai opens bookings for compact sedan Aura
The Aura, which will be available in both petrol and diesel engine options, can be booked with a down payment of Rs 10,000 at Hyundai website and dealerships, the company said in a statement. HMIL Director - Sales, Marketing & Service, Tarun Garg said the company is beginning a new decade with the commencement of bookings for the Aura.
Ambassadors, Beetle, Maruti 800: It was the end of the road for some iconic cars this decade
Some Motown vintage beauties called it a day in the past decade.
Maruti Suzuki Dzire takes top slot in April-Nov
"Over years, Dzire has created a niche for itself amongst compact sedans. Gaining widespread acceptance, the model was conceptualised keeping in mind the customer demands," MSI Executive Director (Marketing & Sales) Shashank Srivastava said in a statement.
High on design and connectivity, South Korean and Chinese brands put pressure on tried and tested Japanese car makers in India
The Japanese dominance of the Indian car market is under threat with South Korean and Chinese carmakers expected to corner a fourth of it by 2022 from 16% at the end of 2018, driven largely by compact SUVs.
Buying a BS6 car next year? Get ready to shell out more
Analysis suggests that consumers could be hit by price hikes of diesel vehicles and two-wheelers.
Maruti stock to face pressure on slowing sales, diesel pullback
Maruti Suzuki’s volume fell 24 per cent in the first half of the current fiscal.
Hyundai launches anniversary edition of Santro priced up to Rs 5.75 lakh
The limited edition will come gun metal grey wheel cover with black painted door handles and black outside rear view mirrors, while on the interiors there will be new seat fabric and front side AC vents with aqua teal inserts.
Tata Motors launches its first electric car for personal buyers
Amore-practical version of its Tigor EV goes up to 213 kilometers on a single charge (ARAI-certified) with a starting ex-showroom price of Rs 9.44 lakh.
Macan's success shows luxe car market has bucked slowdown trend: Pavan Shetty, Porsche India Director
The Porsche India boss revealed that the fully-electric Taycan will launch next year in July.
Volvo SUV XC40 T4 with zone climate control launched in India at Rs 39.9 lakh
The model will be available in BS-VI certified petrol variant powered by 2-litre engine.
2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo S: A stunning e-car with best-ever regenerative brakes at $185,000
The car boasts of an impressive battery life.
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