Category: Automobile

Uber makes a billion trips in South Asia

Bengaluru: American ride-sharing major Uber on Tuesday claimed making one billion trips in South Asia, mainly in India, Sri Lanka…

Harley Davidson Streetfighter 975 cc confirmed for launch.

The Streetfighter will be launched in 2020. Harley Davidson has surprised the motorcycling world today by announcing a massive product…

Uber stops developing self-driving trucks

San Francisco: Global cab-hailing platform Uber has stopped developing self-driving trucks as the programme was no longer competitive in the…

Mahindra to hike prices by up to 2% in August

Mumbai: Automobile major Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) plans to raise passenger vehicle prices next month due to increase in commodity…

Ford slashes profit forecast on weakness in Europe, Asia

New York: Ford reported a sharp drop in second-quarter earnings Wednesday and cut its full-year profit forecast, citing weakness in…

Essel plans Rs 1,750 cr project for EV charging infra in UP

New Delhi: Essel Infraprojects (EIL) said on Sunday that it is planning to invest Rs 1,750 crore in phased manner…

VW ex-boss Winterkorn in tax evasion probe: report

Berlin: German prosecutors are investigating former Volkswagen boss Martin Winterkorn over suspicion that he may have evaded taxes, Bild am…

Trade war and diesel refits brake Daimler in Q2

Germany: German automaker Daimler on Thursday reported falling revenues and profits in the second quarter despite selling more cars, as…

Nissan profits fall on rising costs, forex woes

Tokyo: Japanese automaker Nissan reported a drop in first quarter profits Thursday, under pressure from rising material costs and a…

‘New phase’ in EU-US trade lifts BMW, VW shares

Germany: Shares in German carmakers BMW and Volkswagen surged more than 4.0 percent Thursday morning before falling back, as investors…

Maruti Suzuki’s Q1 standalone net profit up 27%

New Delhi: Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India on Thursday reported a rise of 26.9 per cent in its standalone net…

Truckers’ strike hit apple transportation in Himachal

Shimla: The ongoing all-India strike by truckers has hit the transportation of the apples from Himachal Pradesh to neighbouring states,…

Tata Power Q1 net at Rs 1,735 cr up 328% on exceptional gain

Mumbai: Tata Power on Thursday reported an exponential rise in its consolidated net profit for the first quarter ended June…

Hero MotoCorp’s Q1 net profit marginally down

Mumbai: Two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp on Wednesday reported a marginal decline of 0.54 per cent in its net profit for…

Maruti recalls nearly 1,300 units of 2018 Swift, Dzire models

NEW DELHI: Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India on Wednesday "proactively and voluntarily" recalled the new Swift and new Dzire models…

Maruti Suzuki launches advanced telematics solution

New Delhi: Automobile major Maruti Suzuki on Tuesday launched an advanced telematics solution -- Suzuki Connect -- for its Nexa…

Motor Vehicle bill may be discussed on July 31

New Delhi: The discussion on the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill may resume in the Rajya Sabha on July 31 after…

Motor Vehicle Bill is to dilute state’s power, help corporates: Opposition

New Delhi: Many opposition parties on Monday opposed the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill dubbing it as dilution of the state's…

Maruti Suzuki crosses 20 million production-mark

New Delhi: Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India (MSIL) on Monday said that it has crossed production of 20 million vehicles…

Uber, Lyft suspend driver who live-streamed rides

California: Ride-sharing services Uber and Lyft have suspended driver, Jason Gargac, who secretly live-streamed all of his 700 rides on…