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Uber flying taxi to be introduced in 2020                  

Uber flying taxi to be introduced in 2020                  

The car sharing firm says that a flying taxi service will eventually become more affordable and safer than running a ...

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Toyota-Suzuki to launch EVs in India by 2020

Toyota-Suzuki to launch EVs in India by 2020

The two Japanese automakers sign an MoU based on the previous agreement signed in February earlier this year.          

BS-VI fuels to be sold in Delhi from April 1, 2018

BS-VI fuels to be sold in Delhi from April 1, 2018

Earlier set to be implemented in 2020, the rollback of dates is on account of the high pollution levels in the region.  

FIA president Jean Todt calls for greater road safety enforcement

FIA president Jean Todt calls for greater road safety enf...

The UN Secretary General’s special envoy for road safety urged for a joint effort by the Indian government, veh...

NGT directs authorities to ensure parking facilities

NGT directs authorities to ensure parking facilities

Discourages road-side parking in Delhi; wants government authorities, corporations and NDMC to take immediate steps t...

NITI Aayog plans EV charging infrastructure in Delhi-NCR

NITI Aayog plans EV charging infrastructure in Delhi-NCR

Pilot project proposes 135 charging stations across 55 locations.                                                      

Waymo to introduce self-driving alternative to Uber

Waymo to introduce self-driving alternative to Uber

Google parent company Alphabet’s driverless taxi service will launch in the US in the coming few months.          

Odd-even scheme to be reinstated in Delhi from November 13

Odd-even scheme to be reinstated in Delhi from November 13

The scheme was first implemented in Delhi in January 2016 and reintroduced in April 2016; will be put into effect for...

All four-wheelers sold from December 1 to get FASTag

All four-wheelers sold from December 1 to get FASTag

The FASTags will help to increase average speeds on Indian highways and reduce costs to the Indian economy caused by ...

Indian roads set for major overhaul by 2022

Indian roads set for major overhaul by 2022

Government to spend around Rs 7,00,000 crore on road infrastructure; aimed at better connectivity, reduced travel tim...

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.        

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...