Category: Automobile

Hyundai Motor India to hike GRAND i10 prices

New Delhi: Automobile major Hyundai Motor India (HMIL) on Tuesday said that it will hike the prices of its "GRAND…

Rolls-Royce unveils hybrid flying taxi at Farnborough

Farnborough: British engine maker Rolls-Royce revealed plans this week to develop a hybrid electric vehicle, dubbed the "flying taxi", which…

Autonomous driving cars could save billions: German study

Berlin: Autonomous driving cars might save billions of euros and reduce CO2 emission in the future, a study by the…

Departing Apple engineer stole autonomous car tech: FBI

San Francisco: An ex-Apple engineer on Monday was charged with stealing secrets from a hush-hush self-driving car technology project days…

Germany opens Opel probe in ‘dieselgate’ scandal

Berlin: German authorities are investigating carmaker Opel as part of an inquiry into the "dieselgate" scandal that saw major manufacturers…

Punch a minute late for some days and Tesla may fire you

San Francisco: With Elon Musk-headed Tesla focusing on ramping up production of its Model 3 electric sedans, the company has…

Kesoram looking for partner for its tyre business

Kolkata: Kesoram Industries Ltd, which will continue to focus on commercial vehicle bias tyres, is looking at inducting a strategic…

North American automakers call for NAFTA talks to resume

Washington: US, Canadian and Mexican auto industry groups on Monday urged their governments to resume stalled efforts to overhaul the…

Tesla unveils Shanghai factory plans amid US-China trade row

Shanghai: Tesla unveiled plans on Tuesday to build a factory in Shanghai to dramatically increase its production capacity, with boss…

US autoworkers urge Trump to take action on GM

Detroit: A union leader is urging President Donald Trump to take action to get General Motors to protect jobs at…

Indian-owned Hero Cycles revives 110-year-old classic British cycling brand Viking

New Delhi: Hero Cycles, the world's biggest bicycle manufacturer by volume, is following fellow Indian companies by buying up much…

Tata Motors to launch Tata Harrier SUV in 2019

Mumbai: Automobile maker Tata Motors Ltd on Wednesday announced its next generation sports utility vehicle (SUV) to be launched in…

Delhi to get 1,000 e-buses

New Delhi: In a major move to fight air pollution in Delhi and address commuters' woes, the state government on…

French carmaker PSA sales speed up on Opel takeover

Paris: French carmaker PSA on Thursday said its global car sales jumped in the first half by over 38 percent,…

Auto Expo: Government plans for new policy, companies launch new products

New Delhi: The Central government on Thursday said that it plans to frame a new "Automobile Policy" keeping in mind…

Vitara Brezza achieves fastest 3-lakh sales mark in SUV segment

New Delhi: Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday said that its Vitara Brezza sports utility vehicle has achieved the…

Nissan admits falsifying emissions data on cars made in Japan

Tokyo: Nissan admitted Monday that data on exhaust emissions and fuel economy had been deliberately "altered", dealing a blow to…

China’s CATL to build first EU electric car battery plant in Germany

Germany: Chinese firm CATL will build a battery factory in central Germany to supply the country's key auto industry in…

Honda Cars India hikes prices

New Delhi: Car maker Honda Cars India Ltd on Monday announced a price hike ranging from Rs 10,000 to Rs…

Rolls-Royce sells commercial marine unit

London: British engine maker Rolls-Royce announced Friday it has agreed to sell its loss-making commercial marine business to Norwegian industrial…