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Amazon drones to charge EVs on the go                      

Amazon drones to charge EVs on the go                      

Amazon’s new patent for drone tech that can charge EVs on the move could signal the end of range anxiety.        

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2017 Tokyo motor show preview

2017 Tokyo motor show preview

The 45th Tokyo Motor Show starts on October 27; Japanese manufacturers expected to showcase electric models with futu...

Bentley CEO Wolfgang Durheimer to step down

Bentley CEO Wolfgang Durheimer to step down

German management magazine claims Adrian Hallmark, the current strategy director of JLR, will head Bentley.            

Oliver Hoffmann joins Audi Sport as development head

Oliver Hoffmann joins Audi Sport as development head

A range of Audi Sport SUVs, including the RS Q5 and RS Q8, are slated to launch under Hoffman’s technical leade...

Mahindra sees EV prices declining 20 percent in two years

Mahindra sees EV prices declining 20 percent in two years

Easing battery costs and higher localisation expected to bring about the price reduction.                              

Fuel prices drop as excise duty cut by Rs 2 per litre

Fuel prices drop as excise duty cut by Rs 2 per litre

Central government cuts excise duty after facing strong criticism due to soaring fuel prices.                          

Mahindra may still benefit from EESL’s global EV tender

Mahindra may still benefit from EESL’s global EV te...

Mahindra is not out of the running yet for Energy Efficiency Services Ltd’s (EESL) global tender for 10,000 ele...

Passenger vehicle sales upbeat in September 2017 due to festive demand

Passenger vehicle sales upbeat in September 2017 due to f...

Automakers post robust sales as demand gains traction due to the ongoing festive season.                                

In conversation with Rajeev Chaba, President and MD, MG Motor India

In conversation with Rajeev Chaba, President and MD, MG M...

On how SAIC Motors, the first Chinese carmaker to come to India, will execute MG Motor's strategy for the Indian market.

Honda comes out on top in first-ever women’s car-buyer survey

Honda comes out on top in first-ever women’s car-bu...

Honda, Volkswagen and Nissan excel in meeting women car buyers’ expectations; brand image and product performan...

Suzuki-Toshiba to set up lithium-ion battery plant in Gujarat

Suzuki-Toshiba to set up lithium-ion battery plant in Guj...

Slated to be ready by 2020, Suzuki-Toshiba joint venture will manufacture lithium-ion battery packs for India as well...

Andhra Pradesh to get India’s first Hyperloop

Andhra Pradesh to get India’s first Hyperloop

Hyperloop will connect Amaravati and Vijayawada; estimated travel time to be 6 minutes.                                

Consumers get freedom to choose auto insurance company

Consumers get freedom to choose auto insurance company

IRDA allows all insurance companies to sell vehicle insurance at dealerships without tying up; insurance companies fr...

China plans to ban petrol and diesel cars

China plans to ban petrol and diesel cars

In a bid to cut emissions, China has outlined an aggressive plan to ban petrol and diesel cars.                        

SCOOP! VW Group to discontinue 1.5 litre diesel by 2020

SCOOP! VW Group to discontinue 1.5 litre diesel by 2020

No more small diesel engines for VW, Skoda model range in India after BS-VI emission regulations come into force in 2...

SAIC announces over Rs 2,000 crore investment in India operations

SAIC announces over Rs 2,000 crore investment in India op...

Chinese carmaker in final stages of acquiring GM factory in Halol. Will increase capacity to 80,000 units per year. T...

Mid-size, luxury cars, SUVs to get pricier as GST council hikes cess

Mid-size, luxury cars, SUVs to get pricier as GST council...

Cess on mid-sized vehicles now at 17 percent (up 2 percent), on large vehicles at 20 percent (up 5 percent) and on SU...

Fiat’s 1.3 Multijet diesel to bow out by end of decade

Fiat’s 1.3 Multijet diesel to bow out by end of decade

With Maruti Suzuki and Tata Motors switching to in-house diesels to meet BS-VI norms, Fiat’s long-standing dies...

Volvo India MD Tom von Bonsdorff to return to Europe

Volvo India MD Tom von Bonsdorff to return to Europe

Tom von Bonsdorff will take on a new project at Volvo in Finland.                                                      

Luxury cars, SUVs to get pricier as govt approves GST cess hike

Luxury cars, SUVs to get pricier as govt approves GST ces...

Large cars and SUVs to get dearer as additional cess ceiling raised by 10 percent to 25 percent.