Category: Automobile

Former Audi boss released as diesel probe continues

Germany: A German court released Tuesday former Audi chief executive Rupert Stadler after months in custody but he remains under…

Jaguar Land Rover opens Slovakia factory as Brexit looms

Nitra: Jaguar Land Rover on Thursday opened a 1.4 billion euro ($1.6 billion) factory in Nitra, western Slovakia, its first…

European car stocks surge on report of China tax cut

Germany: Shares in Europe's major car firms jumped Monday, following a report China, the world's biggest auto market, may slash…

Daimler seals ride-hailing deal with China’s Geely

Germany: Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler said Wednesday it had signed a joint venture with Chinese carmaker Geely to offer a…

Tesla under US criminal probe for Model 3 comments: source

New York: US criminal investigators are probing whether Tesla Motors misled investors about the timetable for meeting key car production…

Ford recalls 1.5 mn cars in North America on stall risk

New York: Ford announced Thursday a recall of about 1.5 million sedans to address a defect in fuel tank systems…

India-Myanmar links: Imphal-Mandalay bus service soon

New Delhi: Union Road and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday discussed the progress of India-Myanmar transport connectivity with the…

Yamaha holds World Technician Grand Prix contest

Tokyo [Japan]: The finals of world's top motorcycle mechanic competition were held at the head office of "Yamaha Motor" in…

Maruti Suzuki’s Q2 standalone net profit down 9.8%

New Delhi: Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India on Thursday reported a decline of 9.81 per cent in its standalone net…

TVS Motor net down marginally on increased total revenue

Chennai: Two and three wheeler maker TVS Motor Company on Tuesday said it closed the second quarter of current fiscal…

Bajaj Auto standalone net profit up by 3.65%

Mumbai: Bajaj Auto on Wednesday reported a rise of 3.65 per cent in its standalone net profit for the quarter…

Rolls-Royce debuts ‘Spirit of Ecstasy’ Faberge Egg

New Delhi: From Kings and Queens to entrepreneurs, many of the most prominent and wealthy collectors of the 20th and…

BMW recalls over 1 mn cars over exhaust system fire risk

Frankfurt am Main: German high-end carmaker BMW said Tuesday it would recall more than one million additional diesel cars, citing…

Hyundai Motor India launches all new Santro

New Delhi: Automobile major Hyundai Motor India (HMIL) on Tuesday launched 'the all new Santro' with an introductory price starting…

Hero MotoCorp launches Destini 125 cc scooter

New Delhi: Hero MotoCorp on Monday launched the new Destini 125 cc scooter. According to the company, the new scooter…

Group Landmark breaking records; delivers 1000+ cars on Dushehra

New Delhi: Multi brand dealership group, Group Landmark has announced selling of over 1000+ cars on the occasion of Dussehra.…

BMW plans to take control of China joint venture

China: German luxury carmaker BMW announced Thursday a plan to take control of its China joint-venture, the first foreign automaker…

Tough CO2 targets ‘could cost 100,000 jobs’: VW chief

Germany: Setting European Union targets for reducing cars' greenhouse gas output that are too ambitious could backfire with the loss…

Germany orders recall of 43,000 Opel diesels

Germany: Germany's KBA transport authority said Friday it had ordered carmaker Opel to recall tens of thousands of diesel vehicles…

Passenger car sales slip, but commercial vehicles off-take zooms

New Delhi: Unfavourable base effect dented the sales of domestic passenger cars in July 2018, data showed on Friday. According…