Hounded by country mate Audi for the No. 1 position in the domestic luxury car market, BMW launched a facelifted version of its entry level SUV X1 with a price tag of Rs.27.90-32.50 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). HT
Some 440-odd bikes rumbled down Goa's narrow roads in a tight linear formation, bringing the people out on the streets, egging on the riders to go vroom vroom, and to just watch the spectacle. The business of two wheels is going beyond just selling the vehicle. Hari Warrier
Tata Motors Ltd said quarterly profit fell by more than half as earnings dropped at its Jaguar Land Rover business and a weak economy sapped vehicle sales at home.
BMW is recalling almost 570,000 cars in the US and Canada because a battery cable connector can fail and cause the engines to stall. The recall affects the popular 3-Series sedans, wagons, convertibles and coupes from the 2007 through 2011 model years.
Late realisation? Japanese auto major Honda has brought the latest version of its offroader to India a full year after its Europe launch. Sumant Banerji
Honda to temporarily halt production of its premium hatchback model Jazz in India as it prepares for the launch of Amaze, its mass-market sedan, in April.
The sand is slipping through the fingers for Tata Motors, which is struggling to arrest its plunging sales graph. Manu P Toms reports.
Japanese auto major Honda has decided to temporarily discontinue its first small car in India, Jazz, till next year when the next generation version of the car will come into production.
Since recession ended, all three Detroit car companies including Ford Motor Company have achieved one of the unlikeliest comebacks among industries devastated during the financial crisis.
German car manufacturers Volkswagen is set to build a futuristic two-seater diesel-electric hybrid that would travel from Sydney to Melbourne that is, about 870 km, on about 12 dollars of fuel.
Amid declining sales of its vehicles across all categories, Tata Motors is supporting its component suppliers to deal with the slowdown in the automotive market.
With automobile manufacturers in India being hit hard by dwindling sales, only 51% of them are likely to hire for new jobs in 2013, according to job portal Naukri.com.
Tata Motors has said it has cut prices of its hatchbacks and sedans by Rs.
29,000 to Rs.
50,000 ($530-$910), in a bid to lure customers to a market that is on course in the current fiscal year to post the first decline in annual sales in a decade.
The entry-level compact SUVs are locked in a decisive battle. Sumant Banerji
Concerned with the congestion on the highways and increasing damages to cars while transportation, US car major Ford Motor Corp is mulling shipping its cars from its Chennai factory through the sea route to the western side of the country.