Shaikh Zoaib Saleem

Articles By Shaikh Zoaib Saleem

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Maruti Vitara Brezza beats Hyundai Creta to gain top spot in May SUV sales

Within months of Maruti's entry in the fast-growing compact sports utility vehicle segment, the company's compact SUV Vitara Brezza...

Car News

Here’s what caused car sales to vroom in 2015-2016

Sales of passenger vehicles have been growing on the back of new launches. Be it Maruti, Hyundai or a Renualt-Nissan, the cars which are selling are the ones which were newly launched by them.

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With debt of Rs 14,725 cr, Amtek Auto looks to send right message to lenders

n The co had a net debt of R14,725.3 cr in March compared to R13,942 cr at the end of September 2014...

GST passage hopes: Automobile sector benefits News

What automakers want as sales of diesel cars in India plunge

String of directives affecting industry, say insiders, as sales of diesel cars decline

Diesel car ban, National Green Tribunal, pollution levels News

Amtek Auto in parleys with equity investors

The management of debt-laden auto-component maker Amtek Auto is in talks with financial investors to get equity investments into the troubled company.

Amtek Auto in parleys with equity investors

Maruti Suzuki to set up its own regional offices

With its Gujarat plant slated to begin production towards the end of 2016-17, Maruti Suzuki is actively working on expanding and strengthening its distribution channel.

Maruti Suzuki News

Maruti rides high on Brezza with 26% UV share

The gain for Maruti has turned into a loss of share for M&M, which saw its share drop from over 41% to 35%

Maruti Vitara Brezza News

Hyundai Creta vs Renault Duster vs Honda BRV: SUV is where the big race is for carmakers

With customers favouring utility vehicles, segment sees stiff competition

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Hyundai i20 vs Maruti Suzuki Baleno vs Maruti Suzuki Ciaz vs Honda City: The numbers game

With the launch of premium hatchback Maruti Suzuki Baleno and an upgraded premium sedan Maruti Suzuki Ciaz, the competition in these segments is intensifying with rival carmakers like Hyundai and Honda.

Maruti Suzuki will introduce Baleno RS and Ignis in the premium hatchback segment and a facelift of the Ciaz News

Competition in premium car segment: Here’s how sales of i20, Baleno, Ciaz & City stack up

With the launch of Maruti Suzuki’s premium hatchback Baleno and an upgraded premium sedan Ciaz, the competition in these segments is intensifying.

Maruti Ciaz, Maruti Suzuki News

Diwali still on for car buyers: Maruti, Hyundai still offering deep discounts

Price cuts on older models are expected to increase further, as inventory levels with dealers have risen from an average of two-four weeks to five-six weeks.

Industry News

How new launches are bringing passenger vehicles back on fast track

Had it not been a string of new launches by manufacturers like Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai, M&M and Renault, the sales of passenger vehicles would not have seen a growth of 7.24% in FY16 — a five-year high — but contracted by

Car News

All except 3 carmakers lose marketshare in FY16; Here is why

All but three passenger vehicle players lost their market share during FY16.

Carmakers marketshare in fy16 News

Maruti’s Nexa network moves ahead of its peers

With just two models in its portfolio and over six months of operations, Maruti Suzuki's Nexa network has moved ahead of the European and American automobile players in the Indian market in sales volume.

Maruti’s Nexa network moves ahead of its peers

Subdued passenger vehicle sales expected in March

Passenger vehicle sales in March are likely to remain subdued, though they will be better than the previous two months, according to analysts’ estimates.

Subdued passenger vehicle sales expected in March

Maruti’s Rs 90,000 rebate to early S-Cross buyers

Consumers who bought the 1.6-litre variant of Maruti Suzuki’s premium crossover, the S-Cross, will get a refund of up to Rs 90,000 from the company.

Industry News

Hero MotoCorp opens new R&D centre in Jaipur

Two-wheeler market leader Hero MotoCorp is aiming at reducing its expenses on development of products while it reduces dependence for technological inputs as it inaugurated a new research and development centre on Wednesday.

Hero MotoCorp opens new R&D centre in Jaipur

Hit by strike, HMSI downsizes production at Tapukara plant

After workers at the Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India’s Tapukara plant in Alwar, Rajasthan went on strike on February 16, the company has taken a major hit on production and has downsized its regular production target to

Hit by strike, HMSI downsizes production at Tapukara plant

Currency slide stalls Hero Moto’s export plans in Argentina, Mexico

The fledgling export plans of Hero MotoCorp have received a setback with currency depreciation in Argentina and Mexico...

Currency slide stalls Hero Moto’s export plans in Argentina, Mexico

Workers go on strike at HMSI’s Rajasthan plant

Around 4,000 workers at Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India's (HMSI) Tapukara plant in Alwar, Rajasthan, went on strike on Tuesday afternoon, bringing production at the unit to a complete halt.

Workers go on strike at HMSI’s Rajasthan plant

Maruti unveils compact SUV Vitara Brezza

Brezza is expected to be launched in April and will be available in a total of three trim levels and six variants

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Maruti unveils compact SUV Vitara Brezza

Brezza is expected to be launched in April and will be available in a total of three trim levels and six variants

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Premium car makers bring in a waft of luxury

Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar with BMW Group, India, president Philipp Von Sahr at the launch of BMW’s new car at Auto Expo 2016 in Greater Noida on Wednesday

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Premium car makers bring in a waft of luxury

Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar with BMW Group, India, president Philipp Von Sahr at the launch of BMW’s new car at Auto Expo 2016 in Greater Noida on Wednesday

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Auto Expo 2016: Premium car makers bring in a waft of luxury

German luxury car makers Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz, and the British Jaguar-Land Rover (JLR) – now a Tata company – showcased their unique offerings at the Auto Expo 2016.

Automobiles_NOT_IN_USE News

Auto Expo 2016: Premium car makers bring in a waft of luxury

German luxury car makers Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz, and the British Jaguar-Land Rover (JLR) – now a Tata company – showcased their unique offerings at the Auto Expo 2016.

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DLF plans to complete structure before putting property on sale

With the sales of residential units having fallen in eight of the past nine quarters, DLF is looking to change the way it sells to customers.

DLF plans to complete structure before putting property on sale