Category: Automobile

‘Tearful’ Musk aims for $25,000 Tesla car for the masses

San Francisco: After giving a "tearful" interview to The New York Times, Tesla Chairman and CEO Elon Musk sat with…

Daimler halts Iran activities over US sanctions

Germany: German automaker Daimler on Tuesday said it was halting its business activities in Iran after the United States re-imposed…

Ex-employee alleges Tesla staff’s involvement in drug trafficking

Washington: A former employee of Tesla on Thursday issued a statement accusing the electric vehicle manufacturer of not informing authorities…

Mercedes-Benz India to increase prices by up to 4% across models

Mumbai: Luxury automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz India on Thursday announced a price rise by up to 4 per cent across models.…

Tesla shares fall on reports of SEC subpoena

New York: Shares of Tesla fell Wednesday following reports US securities regulators have subpoenaed the electric car maker's Chief Executive…

Maruti Suzuki increases price across models

New Delhi: Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India on Thursday increased prices by up to Rs 6,100 across all models (ex-showroom…

Apple car may become reality in 2023

Hong Kong: As industry watchers think that Apple car is dead, the iPhone maker could launch it anytime between 2023…

S. Korea bans recalled BMWs from streets pending safety inspections

Seoul: South Korea Tuesday temporarily banned from the streets all recalled BMW cars that have not yet passed safety checks…

Three Japan automakers admit false emissions data

Tokyo: Japan's Suzuki Motor, Mazda and Yamaha have admitted using false emissions data for some vehicles, the transport ministry said…

Vogo receives funding led by Ola & Hero MotoCorp’s Pawan Munjal

New Delhi: India's first automated scooter sharing platform Vogo on Tuesday announced raising Series A round of funding by taxi…

Hero MotoCorp to begin sale of Xtreme 200R model

New Delhi: Two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp will commence sale of premium motorcycle -- Xtreme 200R, priced at Rs 89,900 (ex-showroom…

Audi CEO to remain in German police custody

Berlin: A Munich Court on Monday rejected a request by Audi CEO Rupert Stadler to be released from police custody…

Musk confirms Saudi sovereign fund wants to pull Tesla off market

Washington: Tesla Motors founder Elon Musk said on Monday that in late July he met with Saudi Arabia sovereign fund…

Another BMW catches fire in South Korea

Seoul: A BMW caught fire on Monday in South Korea, the latest in a series of similar cases affecting the…

Ola hires Ben Legg as MD for UK operations

New Delhi: Taxi aggregator Ola on Monday announced appointment of Ben Legg as Managing Director of its recently announced UK…

US stocks push higher, Tesla gains

New York: Wall Street stocks rose early Monday amid lingering worries over Turkey and other emerging market economies and Tesla…

Passenger vehicle sales dip by 2.71% in July

New Delhi: The sale of domestic passenger vehicles in India declined by 2.71 per cent on an annual basis in…

Superbike giant Benelli to set up manufacturing plant in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: Benelli, global leader in the superbike segment, on Monday signed a MoU with the Telangana government to set up…

Tesla: Musk’s tweet a bridge too far?

New York: Tesla chief executive Elon Musk got into legal hot water this week after announcing on Twitter he had…

Tesla tumbles as US stocks end mostly lower

New York: Tesla shares tumbled Thursday following a report the company faces intensifying scrutiny from securities regulators as US stocks…