Category: Automobile

Daimler cuts 2018 profit forecast on diesel woes

Germany: German luxury automaker Daimler on Friday again cut its profit outlook for 2018, warning that costs related to polluting…

New emission tests brake EU car sales

Germany: Car sales slumped across Europe in September, industry data published Wednesday showed, with the hangover from a sales binge…

Tesla launches new ‘Model 3’ with mid-range battery

San Francisco: Electric car maker Tesla has announced a version of "Model 3" with a new 'mid-range' battery pack for…

German car industry warns CO2 targets risk jobs

Germany: European targets for reducing greenhouse gas emissions threaten jobs in the bloc, Germany's powerful car industry federation said Wednesday…

Melbourne cab drivers to sue Uber

Melbourne: Taxi drivers here in Australia are planning to sue ridesharing company Uber for $355 million citing damages and "lost…

Honda Activa breaches 2 cr sales mark in India

New Delhi: Hondas Activa scooter has breached the 2-crore sales mark in India, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India said on…

Auto-industry issues ‘stark warning’ against no-deal Brexit

Brussels: Europe's biggest auto companies came to Brussels on Wednesday to issue a blunt warning against a no-deal Brexit, just…

Isuzu eyes 40% growth in sales in India this fiscal

Hyderabad: Japanese automaker Isuzu Motors, which Tuesday launched Isuzu mu-X, eyes 40% growth in volumes during the current financial year…

Hero MotoCorp’s Q2 dips over 3%

Mumbai: Two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp on Tuesday reported a decline of over 3 per cent in its net profit for…

Toyota announces new recall of 2.4 million hybrid cars

Tokyo: Japanese car giant Toyota said Friday it is recalling more than 2.4 million hybrid cars over a fault that…

Audi fined $927 million for diesel violations by German prosecutors

A premium German car brand Audi was fined 800 million euros which are around $927 million for violations tied to…

Honda Cars India launches fifth generation CR-V

New Delhi: Automobile manufacturer Honda Cars India (HCIL) on Tuesday launched the fifth generation of sports utility vehicle -- CR-V…

Hyundai’s Kona EV ready to hit the road

Seoul: Carmaker Hyundai is developing a crossover sports utility vehicle (SUV) named Kona and the electric vehicle (EV) is reportedly…

Tesla-branded tequila ‘Teslaquila’ coming soon: Elon Musk

San Francisco: An April Fool's Day prank may soon see the light of day as billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk has…

Base effect, fuel prices dent September passenger vehicles’ sales

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

Tata Motors launches next generation of compact sedan Tigor

Mumbai: Automobile manufacturer Tata Motors on Wednesday launched the next generation of compact sedan -- Tata Tigor -- in both…

M&M launches leasing service for retail buyers

Mumbai: Automobile major Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) on Wednesday launched the leasing service for retail buyers of its personal range…

BMW to spend $4.2 bn for majority stake in China project

Beijing: German automobile manufacturer BMW is set to acquire majority stake in its joint venture in China, BMW Brilliance Automotive,…

Mahindra launches India’s 1st pick-up with 1,700 kg payload capacity

Jaipur: Automobile major Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) on Thursday launched its new Maha Strong, Maha Bolero Pik-up, an upgrade of…

Mercedes-Benz India’s sales marginally down in January-September period

New Delhi: Luxury automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz India on Tuesday reported a marginal decline in its January to September 2018 sales.…