Category: Automobile

Electric bus has pilot run in Uttarakhand

Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Tuesday flagged off the trial run of an electric bus here. The…

Ford wants to turn autonomous car control into gaming

Michigan: Ford envisions a future where controlling a smart car will be similar to playing a game on a smartphone.…

Germany probes Audi over SKorea ‘fraud’: report

Germany: German prosecutors are investigating whether Audi fraudulently obtained authorisations for some cars in South Korea by falsifying chassis numbers…

Ford to cut global workforce

Washington: US automaker Ford -- which announced a major restructuring in July -- unveiled plans Friday to reduce its workforce…

Tesla’s new referral programme lets you launch photo in deep space

San Francisco: Want to send your photo to space? Tesla's new referral programme rewards owners by sending an image of…

New generation Mercedes-AMG G 63 launched at Rs 2.19 cr

New Delhi: Luxury car manufacturer Mercedes-Benz India on Friday launched the new generation of Mercedes-AMG G 63 SUV with price…

BMW Group India’s January-September sales up 11%

New Delhi: BMW Group India on Friday reported a rise of 11 per cent in its January-September 2018 sales. According…

Hrithik Roshan becomes face of Tata Tigor car

Mumbai: Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan will be the brand ambassador of the updated version of Tata Tigor car, automobile manufacturer…

‘Not right away’: Electric cars still have long road ahead

Paris: Under dazzling autumn sunshine in the heart of Paris, Marc Fiot steps out of a new Zoe, Renault's flagship…

Hero MotoCorp, Power Grid ink pacts with Gurugram for CSR projects

Gurugram: Two-wheeler maker Hero MotoCorp and state-run power utility Power Grid Corporation of India have signed pacts with the Gurugram…

India major growth market, will expand deeper: Uber

New Delhi: Terming India a major growth market, US-based ride-hailing major Uber on Thursday said it is planning to take…

Volkswagen drops Audi chief accused of diesel fraud

Germany: German car giant Volkswagen said Tuesday it was removing Rupert Stadler, the chief executive of subsidiary Audi who has…

007 carmaker Aston Martin stalls in glitzy £4.3bn London IPO

London: James Bond's favourite carmaker Aston Martin stalled Wednesday after making a glitzy £4.3-billion ($5.6-billion, 4.9-billion-euro) debut on the London…

High fuel cost dents car sales; but two wheeler off-take rises

New Delhi: High fuel and interest costs subdued the monthly passenger vehicle sales of select Indian automobile companies in September.…

TVS Motor sales grow by 18% in September

Chennai: Two- and three-wheeler maker TVS Motor Co Ltd on Monday said its sales grew by 18 per cent in…

Volkswagen partners with Microsoft to develop connected cars

Berlin: In its bid to become a mobility provider with fully connected vehicle fleet, German automobile group Volkswagen has entered…

Elon Musk steps down as Tesla’s Chairman

New York: Elon Musk has agreed to step down as chairman of Tesla Inc. for three years and pay a…

Tesla ends down almost 14% amid US fraud charges against Musk

New York: Tesla shares plummeted almost 14 percent on Friday on worries about the electric car maker's future after US…

Labour trouble continues at Eicher Motors

Chennai: Two days after the Eicher Motors Ltd signed an agreement with the workers, the plant at Orgadam near here…

M&M swims into marine engines business with Sea Hawk range

Chennai: Setting up dealer networks in major fishing coastal towns, Mahindra & Mahindra Limited (M&M) is hoping to sell 500…