Volkswagen launches Polo, Vento variants

The new cars come with a host of exterior changes and are priced at Rs 5.82 and 8.76 lakh, respectively, the company said. Continue Reading

FCA India appoints Partha Datta as President

Automaker FCA India on Wednesday said it has appointed Partha Datta as President and Managing Director of the company. Datta succeeds Kevin Flynn who has been appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer at FCA Australia. Continue Reading

Hatchbacks, SUVs are automakers’ big bet this festive season

As vehicle manufacturers gear up for a possible revival in sales in the upcoming festival season, most of them are betting on sport utility vehicles or hatchbacks as opposed to sedans to engineer a recovery in the domestic market. Continue Reading

Foresight of Chinese lawmakers helps them thrive in electric vehicle market

It seems that the Chinese government looks far ahead than its counterparts. By forcing manufacturers to adopt alternative technology, China now has the most number of electric vehicle startups in the world. The reason was that they were realistic. They knew that their dominance in one field will come to an end but their ability to accept defeat when it mattered and focus their energy into futuristic ideals is something worth learning from. Continue Reading

Brexit uncertainty hurting JLR more than outcome: Chandrasekaran

Tata Motors is looking for partnerships to lessen the financial burden, said chairman N Chandrasekaran, projecting the effects the company has faced by the continuing volume slowdown and mounting losses at its British arm, JLR. Continue Reading

Will rural sector buck the trend and help revive auto sector?

ACMA, an apex body representing the interests of the Indian auto component industry, announced that around one million jobs could be lost if the slowdown, that has set in unnoticed last year, persisted. Continue Reading