Demand for diesel engines will bounce back: Bosch
Not more than 15% of the polluting particulate matter in urban air is due to vehicles, he said, citing studies. On top of that, under the BS-VI emission rules, the particulate matter emissions of diesel vehicles are substantially lower than before.
Maruti sees no merit in developing small BS-VI diesel engine, to expand CNG portfolio
The auto major, with no diesel vehicles in its line-up,...
Hyundai drives in Elantra with BS-VI diesel engine at Rs 18.7 lakh
The company already sells the model with BS-VI petrol powertrain, which ar...
Expect July sales to bounce back to last year level: Hyundai
The company, which on Tuesday introduced all new version of its premium SUV Tucson priced between Rs 22.3-27.03 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi), also remains committed to keep offering diesel cars despite reduction in price gap between petrol and diesel.
Compact diesel vehicles sub-₹8 lakh find few takers
Consumers are increasingly preferring petrol cars, given that the price differential between BS-VI diesel and petrol cars has increased substantially.
Trials on to convert diesel engines into electric: Piyush Goyal
Railways Minister Piyush Goyal addressed Rajya Sabha, saying India will be the first country to have an entirely electrified rail network. The government aims at converting diesel engines into electric ones, in its commitment towards environment protection. However, he said it is too early to ascertain the exact cost of the project at this stage.
Fuel price hike dampens sales of diesel vehicles
The rise in diesel price has wiped out the gains from the lower running cost of diesel vehicles.
Railways rethinking plan to convert diesel locos into electrical; to assess tech, economic viability
Addressing an online media briefing, Railway Board Chairman, VK Yadav said a high-level committee has been formed to explore the pros and cons of the conversion plan.
Mercedes Benz banks on cleaner diesel engines to extend lead in India post BS VI implementation
The engines offer lower particulate matter emissions by 80% and 50-70% lower nitrogen oxide than BS VI limits. Besides, they deliver 15-25% higher fuel efficiency over petrol engines and come without much price premium over BS IV diesels. By contrast, mainstream carmakers anticipate price increases of 10% on transition.
Ford India launches 2020 edition of Endeavour; price starts from Rs 29.55 lakh
The BS-VI compliant new Endeavour is powered by a 2.0-litre EcoBlue engine mated with 10 speed-automatic transmission, the company said. "The introductory prices of 2020 Endeavour will only be valid till April 30, 2020, post which the ex-showroom prices will see an upward revision of Rs 70,000," it added.
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.
Kia Motors eyes full capacity utilisation in India with slew of new models
Kia Motors' manufacturing facility in Andhra Pradesh has an installed production capacity to roll out 3 lakh units per annum on a three shift basis.
Maruti looking at CNG to fill space vacated by small diesel engine cars
The company had in April this year announced that it would stop selling diesel cars from April 2020.
Expect auto sales to pick up in third quarter of 2020: Toyota Kirloskar
The automobile industry recorded its worst-ever sales decline in two decades in 2019, with an unprecedented slowdown hampering vehicle offtake across segments. The overall wholesale of vehicles declined 13.77 per cent to 2,30,73,438 units as against 2,67,58,787 units in 2018.
Mercedes SUV GLC drives in to India at a starting price of Rs 52.56 lakh
The latest generation of the GLC is available in both petrol and diesel engine options.