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Hyundai 'doubling down' on EVs in US amid market slowdown

24 May 2024

Jaguar Land Rover

JLR to manufacture Range Rover SUVs locally in India

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), a subsidiary of Tata Motors, has announced that it will begin local manufacturing of two of its most popular SUVs, the Range Rover and Range Rover Sport, in India.

24 May 2024

Kia Seltos

Kia Motors expands color palette for Seltos SUV in India

Kia Motors has broadened the color spectrum for Seltos's base HTE variant.

24 May 2024

Ola Electric

Ola Electric patents removable battery design for light two-wheelers

Ola Electric, a key player in India's electric vehicle industry, has patented a design for a removable electric battery.

24 May 2024

Yezdi Adventure

Yezdi Adventure 350 spied on test in India: Expected features

The upcoming Yezdi Adventure 350 has been spotted undergoing further testing, roughly a month after its initial sighting in April.

24 May 2024

Mahindra

Mahindra XUV 3XO's AX5, AX5 L variants see high demand

The Mahindra XUV 3XO has garnered significant customer interest, with the company announcing last week that it has already bagged around 50,000 bookings for the SUV.

24 May 2024

Volkswagen

Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport to break cover on May 31

Volkswagen has officially announced the debut of its new model, the Golf GTI Clubsport, scheduled for May 31.

24 May 2024

Nissan

Nissan to launch X-Trail in India soon: Expected features

Nissan is gearing up to broaden its footprint in India with the launch of the new X-Trail.

23 May 2024

Kia Motors

Kia EV3 electric SUV, with 600km range, makes global debut

Kia Motors has unveiled its latest addition to the electric vehicle lineup, the EV3 electric SUV.

23 May 2024

Nissan

Nissan Magnite Geza Special Edition launched at ₹10 lakh

Nissan has launched a new variant of the Magnite in India, the Geza Special Edition, to celebrate the first anniversary of the Geza Edition.

23 May 2024

Maruti Suzuki

2024 Maruti Suzuki Swift Epic Edition launched with enhanced features

Maruti Suzuki's 2024 Swift Epic Edition, a model based on the base LXi trim, has made its debut in the Indian market.

23 May 2024

Mahindra

Mahindra Thar records impressive 59,000 open bookings in May 2024

Indian automaker Mahindra, continues to witness a surge in demand for its products, with plans to ramp up production.

23 May 2024

Mercedes-AMG

Mercedes-AMG unveils PureSpeed open-top roadster limited to 250 units

Mercedes-AMG has finally launched the first vehicle in its ultra-exclusive, high-cost "Mythos" series, named the PureSpeed.

23 May 2024

Lamborghini

Over 2,000 Lamborghini Urus SUVs recalled over potential hood detachment

Lamborghini is recalling 2,133 units of its Urus SUV due to a defect that could cause the hood to detach at high speeds.

Sweeping changes to India's driving license rules from June 2024

Starting June 1, 2024, the process of obtaining a driving license in India will undergo significant changes, as announced by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH).

22 May 2024

Bajaj Auto

Bajaj Pulsar N125 found testing in India: Expected features

Homegrown automaker Bajaj Auto is said to be testing a new commuter motorbike, speculated to be the Pulsar N125.

22 May 2024

Hyundai

Hyundai's limited-run hydrogen supercar to go official in 2026

South Korean automaker Hyundai is reportedly preparing to launch a hydrogen supercar, internally known as the "N74," in 2026, as per The Korea Economic Daily.

22 May 2024

Mahindra

Mahindra XUV 3XO to begin deliveries with 4 variants

The Mahindra XUV 3XO, which has already received approximately 50,000 bookings, is set to start deliveries in India next week.

22 May 2024

Electric Cars

Electric, hybrid cars more likely to hit pedestrians, study finds

A recent analysis of the UK's road traffic accidents has revealed a startling trend: hybrid and electric cars are more likely to be involved in accidents with pedestrians, than their petrol or diesel counterparts.

22 May 2024

Mahindra

Mahindra launches new XUV700 AX5 Select variant at ₹16.9 lakh

Mahindra has expanded its XUV700 SUV lineup with the introduction of a new mid-level variant, the AX5 Select (AX5 S).

22 May 2024

Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes launches its most powerful S-Class sedan at ₹3.30 crore

Mercedes-Benz has introduced the new AMG S 63 E Performance, the top-tier variant of the S-Class range, in India.

22 May 2024

Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 facelift launched in India at ₹3.35 crore

Mercedes-Benz has introduced the updated Maybach GLS 600 in India, with prices commencing at ₹3.35 crore (ex-showroom), excluding options.

22 May 2024

Maruti Suzuki

Maruti Suzuki secures design patent for eWX EV in India

Maruti Suzuki has successfully patented the design of its forthcoming electric vehicle, the eWX, in India.

22 May 2024

Honda

2025 Honda Civic goes official with new features, hybrid powertrain

The 2025 Honda Civic, a popular compact sedan, has been revealed with an updated grille and fascia housing a new hybrid powertrain.

21 May 2024

KTM

2024 KTM 250 Duke now available in India: Check features

KTM has introduced the 2024 model of its popular 250 Duke motorcycle in India, featuring a fresh Atlantic Blue colorway.

21 May 2024

BMW Motorrad

2024 BMW S 1000 XR launched at ₹22.5 lakh

BMW Motorrad's S 1000 XR motorcycle has been launched in the Indian market, carrying a price tag of ₹22.5 lakh (ex-showroom).

21 May 2024

Lamborghini

Lamborghini CEO raises doubts about viability of electric supercars

Lamborghini, the renowned Italian luxury sports car manufacturer, has voiced doubts about the future of electric supercars.

21 May 2024

Alpine

Alpine gears up to launch hydrogen V6 road car

Alpine, Renault's performance division, is set to introduce a hydrogen road car with a V6 engine.

21 May 2024

KTM

2024 KTM 200 Duke goes official in new colors

KTM has launched two new colors for its popular 2024 model, the 200 Duke.

21 May 2024

Toyota

Toyota eyes high-performance SUV model for Gazoo Racing lineup

Toyota is considering adding a high-performance SUV to its Gazoo Racing lineup, according to GR boss Tomoya Takahashi.

21 May 2024

Toyota

Toyota India halts bookings for Innova Hycross ZX variants again

Toyota has once again suspended bookings for the top-end ZX and ZX (O) variants of its Innova Hycross MPV in India.

21 May 2024

Audi

Audi Q7 Bold Edition goes official at ₹98 lakh

German automaker Audi has finally introduced the Bold Edition of its Q7 SUV, priced at ₹97.84 lakh (ex-showroom) in India.

21 May 2024

Mahindra

Mahindra Thar now available in new Deep Forest Green shade

Mahindra's popular off-road vehicle, the Thar, has expanded its color palette with the addition of a new exterior shade named Deep Forest green.

21 May 2024

General Motors

GM patents innovative system to take on road rage

General Motors (GM) has secured a patent for a unique system aimed at monitoring and mitigating road rage among drivers.

21 May 2024

Kia Motors

Kia Carnival (facelift) set for late 2024 launch in India

Kia Motors is planning to launch the new Carnival MPV in the Indian market later this year.

21 May 2024

Volvo

Volvo and Aurora launch first 'production-ready' autonomous semi truck

Volvo, in partnership with autonomous driving technology firm Aurora, has unveiled its first "production-ready" self-driving truck.

21 May 2024

BYD

BYD Seal electric sedan receives over 1,000 bookings in India

Chinese automaker BYD has reported over 1,000 bookings for its all-electric sedan, the Seal, in India.

20 May 2024

Delhi

Uber India gains approval to operate buses in Delhi

Uber India has secured an aggregator license from the Delhi Transport Department.

20 May 2024

Mahindra

Mahindra Thar 5-Door Armada SUV spotted in final testing phase

Mahindra's Thar 5-door Armada SUV, set to launch on August 15, has been sighted near the Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) office in Pune.

20 May 2024

India

Government panel accuses EV manufacturers of intentional subsidy scheme violation

A panel established by the Union Ministry of Heavy Industries (MHI), has accused auto companies of intentionally violating the FAME-2 guidelines.

20 May 2024

Honda

Honda patents Stylo 160 scooter in India, launch soon

Honda, a leading player in the Indian scooter market, has recently patented a new high-capacity scooter named the Stylo 160.

20 May 2024

Bajaj Auto

Everything we know about 2024 Bajaj Pulsar F250 in India

Bajaj Auto's 2024 Pulsar F250 has been officially launched in India, carrying a price tag of ₹1.51 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).

20 May 2024

Jeep

2024 Jeep Meridian SUV spotted testing: What to expect

US automaker Jeep announced the upcoming arrival of the new Meridian (facelift) during the launch of the Wrangler SUV in India.

20 May 2024

Harley-Davidson

Hero MotoCorp and Harley-Davidson discuss expansion in India

Hero MotoCorp and Harley-Davidson are reportedly discussing plans to expand their partnership in India. This move is a response to the successful reception of the X-440 model.

20 May 2024

FAME II

Government panel finds EV manufacturers violated FAME 2 subsidy scheme

A high-level government panel, established by the Union Ministry of Heavy Industries (MHI), has discovered that auto companies intentionally violated the Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric (& Hybrid) Vehicles in India (FAME-2) guidelines.

20 May 2024

MINI

Next-generation MINI Cooper JCW debuting at 24 Hours of Nurburgring

The new-generation John Cooper Works (JCW) version of MINI's Cooper, which was introduced last September, is set to make its debut at the 24 Hours of Nürburgring this year.

19 May 2024

India

Petrol sales unchanged, diesel demand dips amid Indian election campaigns

Despite the peak of the election campaign in India, May 2024 saw a sluggish demand for petrol and diesel.

19 May 2024

Ford

Ford is considering introducing 4-door Mustang variant: Expected features

Ford is contemplating the launch of a new range of combustion-engined Mustang variants, potentially including a four-door model.

19 May 2024

Mahindra

Interior of Mahindra BE.05 electric SUV spied in India

Mahindra is currently testing its all-electric 'BE' range, set to hit the Indian market next year.

19 May 2024

Electric Scooters

ARAI initiates crash tests on electric scooters in India

In a significant move, the Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) has conducted three separate crash tests on electric two-wheelers.

19 May 2024

Elon Musk

Tesla maintaining silence on India strategy despite new EV policy

Despite the Indian government unveiling a new electric vehicle (EV) policy in March, Tesla has yet to disclose its plans for establishing a business in the country.

19 May 2024

Bajaj Auto

Upcoming 400-450cc bikes in India: Bajaj, Royal Enfield, and more

Several leading brands, including Bajaj Auto, KTM, Royal Enfield, and Triumph Motorcycles are preparing to launch new 400cc bikes in the Indian market.

19 May 2024

Hyundai

Hyundai's Ioniq 7 undergoing final tests before global launch

Hyundai's near-production model, the Ioniq 7, has been spotted undergoing testing, signaling its impending launch.

19 May 2024

Mahindra

Mahindra Scorpio N becomes more expensive in India: Check prices

Mahindra has announced a price increase for its Scorpio N model in the Indian market.

19 May 2024

Nissan

What to expect from Nissan Magnite (facelift) in India

Nissan has been spotted testing the facelifted version of its Magnite model in India for several months.

18 May 2024

Mahindra

Mahindra Bolero Neo SUV becomes costlier: Check new prices

Homegrown automaker Mahindra has recently announced a price revision for its Bolero Neo SUV in India, with an increase of up to ₹14,000.

18 May 2024

Jeep

Jeep India plans entry into midsize SUV market by 2025

Jeep, the American car manufacturer, is reportedly gearing up to penetrate the midsize SUV segment in India in 2025.

18 May 2024

Toyota

Toyota Hilux Electric to go official next year: Expected features

Toyota has officially announced plans to release the electric Hilux Revo BEV in 2025, with initial availability exclusive to Thailand.

18 May 2024

India

Why automotive industry is debating three vs four-cylinder engine usage

The Indian automotive industry is currently embroiled in a discussion over the merits of three-cylinder engines versus four-cylinder mills.

18 May 2024

Honda Civic

Gujarat-based YouTuber turns Honda Civic into a Lamborghini-inspired supercar

Gujarat-based YouTuber Tanna Dhaval has recently gained internet fame for his unique project of transforming a 2008 Honda Civic into a Lamborghini-inspired supercar.

18 May 2024

VinFast

VinFast's stock takes a dive amid stagnant EV sales

VinFast, an electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer backed by Vietnam's richest individual, has experienced a significant 65% drop in its stock value this year.

18 May 2024

Pininfarina

Pininfarina and Morgan debut exclusive Midsummer speedster: Check features

Morgan Motor Company and Pininfarina have jointly unveiled a new two-seat sports car named the Midsummer.

18 May 2024

Tata Motors Ltd

Tata Motors prepares for triple car launch in 2024

Tata Motors, after a successful year in 2023, is gearing up to introduce three new models to the Indian market in 2024.