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Honda Motorcycles opens booking for 2019 CBU range

The new CB1000R+ is priced at Rs 14.46 lakh, Gold Wing Tour DCT is tagged at Rs 27.79 lakh, while new Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade and CBR1000RR Fireblade SP are priced at Rs 16.43 lakh and Rs 19.28 lakh (all prices ex-showroom). New Delhi: Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) Monday said it has commenced bookings for its 2019 completely built […]

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Maruti Suzuki announces price hike

The company stated that the price hike has been introduced to offset the impact due to high commodity prices and foreign exchange rates.​​​ New Delhi: Country’s largest passenger vehicle maker Maruti Suzuki India on Wednesday announced prices hike across its model with effect from January 2019, the company informed in a Bombay Stock Exchange filing. “It has become imperative for […]

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Nissan commences production of New Kicks from Chennai plant

The company is planning to launch the New Kicks in January 2019 New Delhi: Nissan India on Wednesday rolled out the first New Kicks to mark the start-of-production of the model from its Chennai plant. The New KICKS is slated to launch in January 2019, Nissan India said in a release. Commenting on the launch Thomas Kuehl, President, Nissan India […]

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New Audi Q3 gets 5-stars in Euro NCAP crash test

Audi Q3 gets full marks in the category of adult occupant protection as well as for child safety, vulnerable road user protection and driver assistance systems German carmaker Audi announced that its second generation of Q3 has earned the top score of five starts in Euro New Car Assessment Programme (NCAP) on Wednesday. New Audi Q3 gets 5-stars in Euro […]

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Lamborghini eyes tier- II cities to grow in India

With this, Lamborghini aims to increase its current market share from 20 per cent to 25 per cent next year in a super luxury segment which has brands like Rolls Royce, Porsche and Ferrari. Currently, the market size is about 250 units. NEW DELHI: Italian luxury sports car maker, Lamborghini is eyeing tier-II cities to grow in India, a top […]

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Kia Motors aims to be among top five carmakers in India

World’s eighth largest carmaker, Kia Motors aims to be among top 5 carmakers in the India with 6-7 percent market share in its three years of operations. New Delhi: South Korean car manufacturer, Kia Motors aims to become the segment leader in the compact utility vehicle space with the SP2 concept which will be launched in mid-2019, a senior executive […]

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Audi to invest 14 billion euros in e-mobility, self-driving cars

“This planning round bears a clear signature: We are taking a very systematic approach to electric mobility and will be much more focused in future,” said Audi’s interim management board chairman Bram Schot. FRANKFURT: Volkswagen’s premium auto brand Audi said on Tuesday it would invest 14 billion euros ($15.9 billion) through 2023 in electric mobility, digitalisation and autonomous driving. Overall, […]

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Mahindra wins Roxor SUV case against FCA

In response to the case filed by FCA, the US Trade Commission’s investigative staff invalidated the claims made by Italian carmaker, giving a big relief to Mahindra New Delhi: In August 2018, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) filled a case against Indian automaker Mahindra & Mahindra in US for allegedly copying the grille design of Fiat Jeep in its Roxor SUV. […]

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German carmakers to hold White House talks on Tuesday: sources

German carmakers are to meet with top US officials at the White House on Tuesday, sources said, as US President Donald Trump mulls damaging tariff hikes on vehicles imported from the European Union. Frankfurt am Main: German carmakers are to meet with top US officials at the White House on Tuesday, sources said, as US President Donald Trump mulls damaging […]