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  • Truck makers see a small recovery this fiscal

    Pin hopes on infra push under new govt and replacement of ageing fleet

    Saturday, 19 April 2014 - 7:00am
  • Bajaj Auto's Chakan workers threaten strike starting Apr28

    Less than a year after workers at Bajaj Auto's Chakan plant near Pune went on a 50-day strike, they are gearing up for another one starting April 28. In a notice issued to the management of the second largest bike manufacturer by Vishwa Kalyan Kaamgar Sanghatana (VKKS) on April 14, the union has...

    Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 7:20am
  • Mercedes Benz aims to sell 10,000 vehicles in India this year

    German luxury car maker Mercedes Benz is aiming to cross the 10,000 units sales mark in the current calender year in the Indian market. Without giving any numbers, the company said it is looking at a double-digit growth this year too, on the back of new launches and strong demand for certain...

    Wednesday, 16 April 2014 - 10:10am
  • Car recalls become a routine, but no recall policy yet

    Maruti Suzuki, India's biggest carmaker, on Friday announced the recall of 1,03,311 units of its popular models — Ertiga, Swift and DZire — manufactured between November 12, 2013 and February 4, 2014, to replace faulty fuel filler neck. This follows another recall early this week by Japanese...

    Saturday, 12 April 2014 - 9:30am
  • Car sales likely to rise after two years of decline

    Recovery may come in the second half, spurred by new government and festive demand

    Saturday, 12 April 2014 - 8:10am
  • Scania to compete with Swede counterpart in premium bus segment

    At a time when commercial vehicle (CV) sales in the country are being hit by economic slowdown blues, Sweden-based Scania commercial vehicles India is aiming for a bigger play in the premium buses category, which is currently dominated by Volvo Buses India and Mercedes Benz. As per the estimates,...

    Thursday, 10 April 2014 - 8:00am
  • Mahindra & Mahindra plans to add farm mechanisation products

    Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M), India's biggest tractor manufacturer, is looking at expanding its mechanisation business under Mahindra AppliTrac. Currently a $40 million business, the company will launch more products to meet the specific mechanisation requirements. "We see a huge opportunity...

    Tuesday, 8 April 2014 - 9:15am
  • Honda logs its best year as Amaze vrooms

    Honda Cars has finally got it right in India. The Japanese automaker saw its best year ever in 2013-14 since it began its operations in the country in 1995. With sales driven by sedans, the company posted its highest ever annual sales of 134,339 units during fiscal 2014 recording 83% growth over...

    Monday, 7 April 2014 - 8:45am
  • Directorate General of Civil Aviation grounds hot air Rs1 offer from SpiceJet

    Within hours of low-cost carrier SpiceJet announcing its new discount scheme on Tuesday, aviation regulator, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), asked the airline to stop offering it, terming it "predatory" and a "malpractice". SpiceJet's limited-seat offer of base fares starting at...

    Wednesday, 2 April 2014 - 6:00am
  • March car sales remain weak; Honda, Nissan, Ford sizzle on new launches

    Car sales continued to decline in March, despite the heavy year-end discounts and cut in prices. However, new launches have helped drive sales for some manufacturers such as Hyundai Motor India, Honda Cars and Ford India during the month. Leading car companies including Maruti Suzuki, Mahindra and...

    Wednesday, 2 April 2014 - 8:35am

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