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.
Mercedes Benz banks on cleaner diesel engines to extend lead in India post BS VI implementation
The engines offer lower particulate matter em...
Expect auto sales to pick up in third quarter of 2020: Toyota Kirloskar
The automobile industry recorded its worst-ever sales decline in two ...
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.
Scrappage policy: No direct sops for junking old cars
“The Central government will not offer any direct incentives in the policy or any tax sops, as was being talked about earlier,” an official told ET. “State governments will be free to offer rebates on road tax against a scrapping certificate. Even original equipment manufacturers can allow a discount against a scrapping certificate if they want to boost their sales.”
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 expects auto recovery in H2, aims to grow its share
Hyundai’s sales contracted 7.2% to about half a million vehicles in 2019. Sales could remain muted in the first quarter of 2020 as India transitions to stricter emission norms, but demand will likely recover in the second half, the company said.
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.
Maruti’s diesel models going out with a bang ahead of BS-VI launch
Huge discounts and extended warranty have attracted consumers looking for value buys.
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.
Greaves Cotton mulls diversifying into multiple allied businesses amid auto slump
The company is also considering extending its know-how of being a component manufacturer to the domain of electric vehicles (EVs).
Piaggio receives BS-VI certification for three-wheeler CNG engine
The new vehicle norms, Bharat Stage-VI (BS-VI), are to come into place from April 1 next year and the domestic auto industry has been gearing up for its seamless implementation.
Maruti Suzuki may retain diesel cars
Will give 5-year extended warranty on small diesel cars to bring confidence to the market.
Tata Motors launches new Nexon KRAZ at Rs 7.57 lakh
The limited edition - Nexon KRAZ comes with both manual and automatic versions priced at Rs 7.57 lakh and Rs 8.17 lakh respectively.
Four years into a slide, Audi hopes to fight back with new cars
German carmaker’s sales this year likely to be the lowest by volumes since 2010 amid overall slowdown in the sector.
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