With this first of its kind initiative by state-owned oil and gas company, Indian Oil intends to deliver diesel at its customer’s doorstep. This service is currently operational only in Pune and Indian Oil plans a nation-wide expansion of this doorstep service soon
Supporting Modi Government’s ‘Make-In-India’ initiative, MG Motor India has also initiated talks with local auto component suppliers to achieve high levels of localisation on its products. MG Motor says that it plans to invest over 5,000 crores in India over next six years and will launch one new car in India every year.
The compact sedan segment is set to get a newcomer in the coming months in the form of 2018 Honda Amaze. Here is how the upcoming Honda fares against its three tough rivals Volkswagen Ameo, Maruti Suzuki Dzire and Hyundai Xcent on paper.
Ford India says that the introduction of this new variant is a result of its customer demand. Ford Ecosport received a major facelift in November 2017 and saw the introduction of Ford’s new three-cylinder 1.5L Ti-VCT petrol engine mated with a 5-Speed manual gearbox.
2018 Mahindra XUV500 will make its India debut as early as end April or early May 2018. Expect heavy cosmetic changes on the Mahindra’s popular SUV.
The maker of SUVs such as Range Rover and Discovery, and sedans like XE and XF, plans to invest 4.3 billion pounds on various activities, including the development of new engines and technologies, in the current financial year.
The new Toyota Yaris sedan will be manufactured at the company’s production facility in Bengaluru. The car will be offered only with a 1.5-litre petrol engine and the company has clearly ruled out the possibility of a diesel engine as of now.
Tata Motors President, Passenger Vehicles Business Unit, Mayank Pareek told PTI on the sidelines of Geneva Motor Show.With the addition of new products and enhanced play in the segment, the company would be able to ramp up its market share, which currently stands at around 7 per cent, he added.
A number of governments and car makers have ambitious plans for electric vehicles, but car makers are facing challenges to secure supplies of raw materials used for battery production, the report by research organisation A T Kearney Energy Transition Institute said.
The second leg of BAJA SAE India 2018 has concluded recently and we were invited by Mahindra to be a part of the event. After speaking to numerous participants, here we bring what you should essentially know as a student if you are planning to take part in the competition.
The new 2018 Suzuki Swift Sport BeeRacing edition has been launched in Italy and it is available for sale through the online route. The car gets a host of cosmetic updates inside out and it can be ordered for purchase till April 18. India launch highly unlikely due to high price tag.
The new Tata Starbus Hybrid Electric Bus runs on dual power viz diesel and electric and is hence, economically viable, safe and environmentally friendly. The vehicle also complies with all UBS-II (Urban Bus Specifications) and has a BS-IV compliant engine.
It is believed that the said matter will go to the GST Council where it has been requested to reduce the GST rate to 18 percent from 28 percent for a new commercial vehicle that would be purchased in the place of a scrapped vehicle.
Today’s auto news roundup includes news primarily from the four-wheeler territory. We have recently driven the 2018 Mercedes S-Class in the beautiful city of Nawabs. Also, while Maruti dropped the prices of its cars in favour of March discounts, Audi increased the figures due to hike in cutom duties.
Mechanically, there is no difference between the Honda WR-V Edge edition and the standard variant, the diesel version will still run the 1.5 litre 100 hp diesel motor and the petrol will still make use of the 1.2 litre 90 hp petrol motor both mated to a five-speed manual.
Tata Motors seems like it’s on the fast track to “so much winning” right now, but can they learn from mistakes in the past to anticipate road bumps that are part and parcel of marketing new products to an emerging market!
Maruti Suzuki is offering some attractive discounts on its cars in the month of March 2018. Here is how much you can save on each car and why best time for buying the car for you can be now. More details on the exact discount figures below.
Audi has increased the prices of its cars in India with the hike in custom duties announced in the Union Budget. The price hike has been implemented in the range of Rs 1 lakh to Rs 9 lakh across the company’s entire car and SUV range.
Here we have come with today’s highlights from the world of automobile. A lot of interesting stuff today as Honda has launched three motorcycles while Triumph has announced the launch date for its 2018 Tiger range. More below.
A heady mix of custom-stitched Alcantara leather and brushed aluminium, fitted with a monstrous 1000 Nm Bi-turbo V12, this car is a definition of opulence
The Indian automotive industry has been around for over a hundred years, today, it stands ahead of almost every other global automotive industry. We bring you the 7 most innovative or revolutionary products to come out of the Indian automotive scene.
Volvo’s S90 is the latest Volvo to make it to Indian production facilities but, does that mean it will get cheaper? We will probably have to wait till the rollout is complete till we know for sure
The Ingenium engine in both cars is a 2.0 litre petrol, in the XE the engine makes 197 hp but in the XF the motor is tuned to 247 horsepower. The Jaguar XE powered by the Ingenium petrol starts from Rs. 35.99 Lakhs while the Jaguar XF starts from Rs. 49.80 Lakhs (ex-showroom)
Also in the race are Google’s Waymo, General Motors’ Cruise Automation, automotive tech company Aptiv, Renault-Nissan, and a Daimler AG and Bosch partnership, he said.
In an interesting turn of events, the government’s road and transport ministry being led by Nitin Gadkari approved the increase of national speed limits from 50 to 70 kmph in cities, while highways and expressway speed limits have officially been hiked to 120 kmph!
The recall covers certain Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ cars from 2014 through 2018 model years.Ford says steering wheel bolts can loosen over time. The company says it knows of two crashes and one injury caused by the problem.
The day was majorly dominated by two-wheelers as the new TVS Apache RTR 160 and Honda Activa 5G were launched. Besides, we rode the all-new Yamaha YZF-R15 V3.0 at the MMRT race track in Chennai. Here are the top stories from the world of auto that broke today.