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2015 Detroit Auto Show to witness 40 global premieres - IAB Report
Dec 28, 2014 - 3:04pm IST
If winter comes, can Detroit be far behind? Come January, when the rest of the country will be reeling under winter cold waves, Detroit will be on the boil at the 2015 North American International..
Hyundai Elite i20 gets 60,000 bookings within 4 months, bags ICOTY - IAB Report
Dec 19, 2014 - 4:00pm IST
HMIL bags ICOTY two years in a row. Hyundai India has bagged the Indian Car of the Year 2015 (ICOTY) award for Elite i20, which the company say has received 60,000 bookings, thus becoming the..
Merc, Audi close in on BMW in global sales - IAB Report
Dec 19, 2014 - 12:00pm IST
The scenario is opposite in India. As Munich-based BMW is still on top of the sales graph, when the October 2014 sales figures were out, Audi is still in the second slot, though Mercedes-Benz had..
Daimler India produces 20,000 trucks at Oragadam plant - IAB Report
Dec 19, 2014 - 10:30am IST
Around 10,000 trucks were made this year itself. Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV), the subsidiary of German auto major, Daimler AG achieved a record of producing 20,000 trucks from its..
Daimler India Commercial Vehicles announce management changes - IAB Report
Dec 18, 2014 - 3:51pm IST
Senior level promotions in the German truck maker's Asian business. Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Private Ltd, (DICV) and Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC), partner under the..
Nissan, Datsun to increase prices from January 2015 - IAB Report
Dec 18, 2014 - 3:21pm IST
Rising input costs to blame. Nissan India has announced that it will increase the prices of its products as well as that of Datsun from January next year by 2.5 percent and 3 percent respectively...
Harley-Davidson opens new dealership outlets in Surat, Bangalore - IAB Report
Dec 18, 2014 - 11:30am IST
Bangalore gets its second dealership. Harley-Davidson India opened two new outlets in Surat and Bangalore; Diamond City Harley-Davidson, the first dealership in Surat and Tusker Harley-Davidson..
Tata Bolt equipped with MapMyIndia GPS navigation - IAB Report
Dec 17, 2014 - 12:29pm IST
The smartphone app gets mirrored on the car's screen. Tata Motors has forged alliance with MapMyIndia for the use of GPS navigation technology in its new car, the Tata Bolt. The GPS navigation..
Luxury motorcycles ruled the roost in India in 2014 - Report
Dec 17, 2014 - 12:13pm IST
Sportsbike segment to grow further in 2015. The number of luxury motorcycles being sold in India has witnessed a three-fold increase, according to SIAM data. From April-November period of 2014,..
Prices for Mercedes-Maybach S500 and S600 announced - IAB Report
Dec 17, 2014 - 11:44am IST
More variants in the pipeline. One day before the cars are going on sale, the German premium automobile manufacturer Mercedes has announced the price details of the new Mercedes-Maybach S Class..
Sundaram Motors opens new Mercedes dealership in Madurai - IAB Report
Dec 16, 2014 - 5:32pm IST
Is the fourth Mercedes facility in Tamil Nadu. Sundaram Motors, a part of the TVS Group opened a new dealership outlet of Mercedes-Benz in Madurai, the third outlet of the former in south India..
VW celebrates 7 years in India, offers year-end discounts - IAB Report
Dec 16, 2014 - 3:25pm IST
Exchange benefits also offered. German car maker Volkswagen, as part of celebrating its seven years of operations in India is offering a slew of benefits to its patrons. For instance, for its..
Lamborghini Asterion concept could be produced - Report
Dec 16, 2014 - 2:48pm IST
Would become Lamborghini's first hybrid car. The Lamborghini Asterion Concept, which was premiered in October this year at the Paris Motor Show, might as well become a reality.
Mahindra First Choice to touch 500 pre-owned car showrooms - IAB Report
Dec 15, 2014 - 10:09am IST
Has a market share of 5 percent. Mahindra First Choice Wheels, the multi-brand pre-owned cars division of Mahindra & Mahindra will end this fiscal year with 500 showrooms and by 2015, though..
Honda Cars India opens new dealership in Thane - IAB Report
Dec 15, 2014 - 9:24am IST
Honda has 205 outlets in India. Japanese car major Honda Cars India has opened a new dealership, Regent Honda in Thane, Mumbai. Jnaneswar Sen, Senior VP, Marketing and Sales, and Kamal..
India vehicle recall modified to establish National Authority - Report
Dec 12, 2014 - 4:20pm IST
Manufacturers have to compensate for damages caused. The Ministry of Transport, Government of India has proposed few changes in the Road Transport and Safety Bill pertaining to the stringent recall..
BMW, MINI cars to cost 5% more in India from January 1, 2015 - IAB Report
Dec 12, 2014 - 1:00pm IST
Maintains its premium pricing over competitors. BMW Group India is increasing the price of both BMW and MINI cars of up to 5% from January 1, 2015, says a company statement. ] Kn
Mahindra could pick up stake in NEVS-owned Saab - Report
Dec 12, 2014 - 12:00pm IST
Mahindra could use engine designs, patents etc. Citing court documents, an agency report said Mahindra could pick up a stake in National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS), part of the Chinese-Japanese..