Category: Automobile

US environmental groups slam Ford over clean fuel stance

Detroit: Environmental groups on Tuesday targeted Ford Motor Co. over its stance on the US clean fuel standard, delivering a…

Volkswagen to recall 410,000 cars over faulty seat belts

Germany: German carmaker Volkswagen said Friday it would recall 410,000 cars from its own brand and Spanish subsidiary Seat over…

April domestic passenger car sales up by 5%: SIAM

New Delhi: The Indian automobile sector's sale of domestic passenger cars grew by 4.89 per cent in April, data showed…

Triumph Motorcycles India launches Tiger 1200 XCX

New Delhi: Luxury bike firm Triumph Motorcycles India on Friday launched "the brand-new Tiger 1200 XCX" priced at Rs 17…

Eicher Motors net at Rs 1,712 cr, dividend proposed Rs 110

New Delhi: Two-wheeler maker Eicher Motors Ltd on Wednesday said it closed last fiscal with a net profit of Rs…

Germany’s BMW expands UK car recall

London: German car manufacturer BMW on Wednesday said it was expanding a British recall on faulty vehicles whose engines are…

Toyota posts record profit but warns on outlook

Japan: Japanese car giant Toyota reported a record full-year net profit Wednesday thanks to a weaker yen and US tax…

Hyundai Motor renews agreement with Chennai Port

Chennai: India's largest car exporter Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) on Thursday renewed its Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with Chennai…

AAP wants to use ECC on 960 semi-low floor fully electric buses, SC told

New Delhi: Delhi's Aam Aadmi Party government on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that it has decided to utilise the…

BYD intends to set up electric vehicles plant in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: BYD Auto Co, Ltd, a leading Chinese company which produces electric vehicles, intends to establish its production plant in…

Volkswagen sees ‘good start’ to 2018 despite slip in profits

Germany: German car giant Volkswagen on Thursday reported a drop in profits but nonetheless said strong sales got the year…

Uber signs new pact with NASA on ‘flying car’

Washington: In a bid to show its seriousness about taking its "flying car" concept off the ground, ride hailing company…

Helicopter taxi apps offer escape from traffic-choked megacities

Singapore: Within minutes of using an app to book a ride, Agostino Fernandes was looking down on lush greenery from…

Audi admits emissions ‘irregularities’, halt A6/A7 deliveries

Germany: German luxury carmaker Audi on Tuesday said it had detected "irregularities" in the emissions controls of recent A6/A7 models,…

VW chief met FBI over dieselgate, obtained guarantees: media

Berlin: Volkswagen chief Herbert Diess met FBI investigators over the diesel emissions cheating scandal and secured guarantees from Washington days…

Tesla reports narrower than expected losses, shares swerve

San Francisco: Tesla on Wednesday reported that it lost less money than the market expected and said it was making…

Toyota invests Can$1.4 billion in Canada plants

Ottawa: Toyota announced Friday it would invest Can$1.4 billion ($1.09 billion) in two factories in central Canada where the Japanese…

Ola launches new initiative for social causes

Bengaluru (Karnataka): Leading ride-sharing company, Ola, on Monday launched 'My Ride. My Cause.' on its platform to crowdsource funds and…

Ferrari hails ‘record’ Q1 results as profits zoom

Milan: Italian luxury carmaker Ferrari on Thursday said it was racing towards scoring "another great year" after profits accelerated past…

Mercedes-Benz trucks to be made in Pakistan

Islamabad: Pakistani authorities have signed a MoU with Germany-based auto giant Daimler AG for the production of Mercedes-Benz trucks in…