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Finance Minister announces measures to revive auto industry

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today announced a few measures aimed at reviving the auto industry, which is currently witnessing its worst slowd...

Slowdown in auto sector temporary: KIA Motors

Korean automobile maker KIA Motors India on Friday said the current slowdown in the industry is a temporary phase, and customer sentiments will reviv...

Goodyear India launches two new tyre range for PVs

Tyremaker Goodyear India on Thurday launched two products - Assurance DuraPlus 2 and Wrangler AT SilentTrac for the passenger vehicle segment of Indi...

Increased Traffic Fines Will Come Into Effect From September 1, 2019

The 2019 Motor Vehicle Act was recently passed in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha. The Motor Vehicle Act has been significantly updated and the traffic fin...

Michelin launches Road 5 radial tyre for motorcycles

Tyre manufacturer Michelin has launched the Road 5 sports radial tyre for motorcycles in India. The Michelin Road 5 is currently available in three d...

India Has Not Set Deadline To Launch Electric Vehicles: Report

The Indian government has not set a deadline to launch electric vehicles or to ban manufacturing of petrol and diesel cars, a government official sai...

Indian Motorcycle inaugurates its new dealership in Mumbai

Polaris India Pvt. Ltd, today announced the opening of its new dealership in Mumbai. Along with that, the company has also announced the launch of th...

SBI extends credit period of stressed auto dealers

To help the auto sector tide over stress, the country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) has extended the credit period of automobile dealers...

Bajaj Auto to conduct free service camps in flood-affected states

Bajaj Auto has announced free service camps in flood-affected states like Maharashtra, Karnataka, Gujarat and Kerala to help the Bajaj motorcycle own...

NCLAT orders liquidation of Amtek Auto

The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) on Friday ordered liquidation of debt-ridden Amtek Auto as it declined lenders' request for exten...

Hero MotoCorp manufacturing plants to remain shut for 4 days till Aug 18

The country's largest two-wheeler maker Hero MotoCorp on Friday said its manufacturing plants have been shut for four days till August 18 to as part ...

Passenger Vehicle Sales Decline Continues for 9 Consecutive Months

Declining for the ninth consecutive month, domestic passenger vehicle (PV) sales dropped 30.98 per cent to 2,00,790 units in July, from 2,90,931 unit...

Maruti Suzuki True Value expands to 250 outlets

Maruti Suzuki India’s pre-owned sales channel ‘True Value’ has completed two years of operation and has rapidly expanded to over 25...

Remote-Based App Exposed Thousands Of Vehicles To Hackers

A hacker who goes by the handle Jmaxxz has exposed a series of vulnerabilities in a remote-based automobile app that may have exposed around 60,000 c...

President gives assent to Motor Vehicles Bill

President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday gave assent to the the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which will tighten road traffic regulations such as...

Sonalika tractors July sales jump 108%

International Tractors, which makes the Sonalika and Solis brands of tractors reported a 108 percent jump volume at 1,861 units in July.  "We ha...

HC issues notice on safety norms for school vehicles

The Himachal Pradesh high court on Wednesday issued a notice to the chairman of State Transport Development and Road Safety Council on improving vehi...

Michelin to hike tyre prices by 4% from Sept

Tyre maker Michelin has announced that it will take a small price mark up of 2%-4% in the Africa, India & Middle East region. The company has ann...

Greaves Cotton Q1 PAT down 4% at Rs 38 crore

Engines and heavy equipment maker Greaves Cotton on Thursday reported 4.2 per cent decline in its standalone profit after tax at Rs 38.17 crore for t...

Unions go against Motor Vehicle Act

There is simmering displeasure among transporters’ association over increase in fines for traffic violations and registration fee among few oth...

Auto Industry May Further Cut Production: Report

After denting the auto sector's profitability, the consumption slowdown along with the upcoming shift to BS VI standards will further decelerate prod...

Exide net profit up 7% in June quarter

Battery major Exide Industries on Friday reported a seven per cent on-year increase in standalone net profit to Rs 224.29 crore in the first quarter ...

Meghwal lists measures to augment automotive sector

Union Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal on Thursday stressed the need to focus on necessary steps to give a boost to India's automotive sector which contrib...

KSL Cleantech Announces JV With China's Huaihai Holding Group To Make EVs In India

KSL Cleantech Limtied, a Kolkata-based electric vehicle manufacturer, has announced a joint venture with China's electric vehicle manufacturer, Huaih...

SIAM Opposes Proposed Hike In Vehicle Registration Fees

The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) has raised concerns over the recently draft notification to increase registration charges on ve...

Rajya Sabha Passes Motor Vehicle (Amendment) Bill

The Motor Vehicle (Amendment) Bill has been passed by the Rajya Sabha in the Parliament. The bill has been passed with three government amendments an...

Chandrasekaran re-appointed as director of Tata Motors

Tata Motors on Tuesday said its shareholders have approved re-appointment of N Chandrasekaran as a director on the company's board.  He is chair...

PSA Group sets up a technical centre in Chennai, India

PSA Group opens a new technical centre in Chennai, India. The new centre is home to the department of research and development, programs and projects...

SBI tightens lending terms for auto dealers

State Bank of India (SBI) has tightened lending terms dramatically for auto dealerships, according to a source and an internal memo seen by Reuters, ...

Yamaha XSR 155 revealed

BS6 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V spotted testing

Royal Enfield Bullet 350 X Launched

Hyundai Venue to get a 1.5-litre diesel engine

Hyundai Elantra facelift India launch in September

Next-gen Hyundai Creta to share engines with Kia Seltos

Car market to end up in the red in 2019: Hyundai India

2019 Isuzu D-Max V-Cross Facelift To Launch Soon

Upgraded Mahindra Bolero Pik-Up Launched

Maruti Suzuki Super Carry Mini Truck Recalled

Bajaj Auto reports 17 % rise in Sept

Jeep Introduces 2018 Wrangler Moab Edition

GM discontinues Chevrolet City Express small van

Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet revealed

New Honda Breeze SUV revealed

Renault to introduce EVs, SUV in India

Audi India To Launch Q8 SUV In 2019