Category: Automobile

Yamaha unveils ‘Niken’- a new motorbike with three wheels

Tokyo: Leading motorcycle maker Yamaha unveiled its new tricycle motorbike, 'Niken', earlier this week. Mr. Yoshihiro Hidaka, President and CEO…

Another key Tesla executive resigns

San Francisco: Electric car maker Tesla's Vice President of Global Supply Management Liam O' Connor has resigned from the company.…

Volkswagen won’t confirm claim it will quit Iran

Germany: Car giant Volkswagen declined Thursday to confirm a claim by American ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell that it would…

TVS Radeon launched in Rajasthan

Jaipur: TVS Motor Company on Wednesday launched a new 110cc commuter motorcycle -- Radeon, in Rajasthan. Speaking at the launch…

Ferrari’s new crossover named, will be launched in 2022

Ferrari will call its upcoming crossover the Purosangue (Italian for thoroughbred), and it'll arrive by the end of 2022, according…

Tesla confirms it is under probe by US Justice Department

San Francisco: Electric car maker Tesla has confirmed that it is under probe by the US Department of Justice (DOJ)…

Indian cab aggregator Ola to launch in New Zealand

Bengaluru: Indian ride-sharing major Ola on Tuesday said it will soon launch its services in New Zealand starting with Auckland,…

Saudi Arabia invests $1bn in Tesla competitor Lucid

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia on Monday announced it has signed off on a $1 billion investment in US carmaker Lucid Motors…

Tesla tumbles on new executive departures, Musk interview

New York: Shares of Tesla Motors tumbled Friday as investors were rattled by the departures of two executives and a…

Volkswagen to end iconic ‘Beetle’ cars in 2019

New York:Volkswagen announced Thursday it would end production of its iconic "Beetle" cars in 2019 after adding a pair of…

Base effect dents August passenger vehicles sale

New Delhi: Unfavourable base effect, along with high fuel and interest costs, dented the monthly sales of domestic passenger vehicles…

High fuel, interest costs subdue August auto sales

New Delhi: Unfavourable base effect, along with high fuel and interest costs, subdued the monthly sales of select Indian automobile…

Disproportionate rise in vehicles vis-a-vis highways: Gadkari

New Delhi: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday said there is a disproportionate increase in private vehicles vis-a-vis highway expansion…

Mahindra commits to become carbon neutral company by 2040

San Francisco: Mahindra & Mahindra, India's leading manufacturer of utility vehicles and part of the $20.7 billion Mahindra Group, on…

UP: Man carries son in e-rickshaw due to unavailability of ambulance

Banda: In yet another case of medical apathy, a man here was forced to take his ailing child to a…

VW faces first big German court date over ‘dieselgate’

Germany:The first major German court case against Volkswagen over the "dieselgate" scandal that has shaken up the car industry opened…

Another Tesla executive heads for exit

San Francisco:Tesla confirmed on Wednesday that finance executive Justin McAnear is leaving the electric car maker as it strives to…

Tesla shares bounce as Musk risk seen as overblown

New York: Tesla shares bounced Monday following an upbeat analyst note that suggested worries about chief executive Elon Musk and…

Top VW shareholder faces investor fury in own ‘dieselgate’ suit

Germany: A German court on Wednesday began hearing a lawsuit pitting Porsche SE, the majority shareholder in Volkswagen, against angry…

August domestic passenger vehicles’ sales down 2.46%: SIAM

New Delhi: Sales of domestic passenger vehicles declined by 2.46 per cent in August 2018, data showed on Tuesday. According…