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Indian Oil: Over 28,000 fuel stations ready with BS6 fuel

Indian Oil: Over 28,000 fuel stations ready with BS6 fuel

Indian Oil has invested about Rs 17,000 crore to upgrade its facilities to meet the new emissions standards; BS6 fuel...

Coronavirus and its effect on the global auto industry

Coronavirus and its effect on the global auto industry

Multiple manufacturers have reported Coronavirus-related suspensions in production, with major motorsport races and A...

Global car sales 2019: An in-depth analysis

Global car sales 2019: An in-depth analysis

The numbers are in on global new-car sales for the year just gone by. We sift through the data to pick out the major ...

21 out of the of world's 30 most polluted cities are in India

21 out of the of world's 30 most polluted cities are in I...

Switzerland’s latest IQAir - World Air Quality Report ranks India fifth on the list of most polluted countries ...

Excise duty on petrol and diesel hiked by Rs 3 per litre

Excise duty on petrol and diesel hiked by Rs 3 per litre

This is likely to help the government mop up substantial gains as global crude oil prices are currently at a record low.

February car, SUV sales down 8 percent; Coronavirus threat looms

February car, SUV sales down 8 percent; Coronavirus threa...

Overall industry sales declined 19 percent year-on-year in the month of February.                                      

Coronavirus outbreak to impact Indian carmakers’ BS6 production

Coronavirus outbreak to impact Indian carmakers’ BS...

Although Indian manufacturers are exploring alternatives to meet supply chain demands, the current lockdown in China ...

Carlos Tavares adjudged 2020 World Car Person of the Year

Carlos Tavares adjudged 2020 World Car Person of the Year

Tavares is expected to be presented with the award next month; PSA CEO’s accomplishments included the merger wi...

Road safety initiatives in India highlighted at 10th annual RASSI meet

Road safety initiatives in India highlighted at 10th annu...

As the drive to reduce road accidents gathers steam, the industry presents data-driven solutions to tackle the challe...

Carmakers report tepid February sales figures

Carmakers report tepid February sales figures

Maruti, Hyundai, Mahindra, Tata and MG have reported sales declines in February 2020; Coronavirus-related supply disr...

Chinese car sales down by 92 percent in first half of February

Chinese car sales down by 92 percent in first half of Feb...

Coronavirus outbreak has resulted in car sales in China dropping to 4,909 units in first half of February, compared t...

BPCL to have BS6 fuel at nozzle level by March 1, 2020

BPCL to have BS6 fuel at nozzle level by March 1, 2020

According to BPCL, all its 15,400 pumps will have BS6 petrol and diesel available by March 1, 2020, a month ahead of ...

Environment Ministry issues draft notification for battery waste management

Environment Ministry issues draft notification for batter...

New amendment looks to ensure tracking, along with safe and formalised recycling of batteries; seek accountability to...

EV Motors and BSES Yamuna to facilitate EV charging network in Delhi

EV Motors and BSES Yamuna to facilitate EV charging netwo...

The two companies have inked an agreement for bolstering EV charging facilities in various parts of Delhi.              

Mumbai-Pune Expressway toll to hike from April 1, 2020

Mumbai-Pune Expressway toll to hike from April 1, 2020

The revised fares for the Mumbai-Pune expressway has gone up across the board, with fares for cars going up to Rs 270...

Noted car collector Sharad Kumar Sanghi passes away

Noted car collector Sharad Kumar Sanghi passes away

A doyen of the Indian vintage and classic car arena, Sharad Sanghi was known and respected for the size and quality o...

EESL opens new tender for 1,000 electric sedans with 180km-plus range

EESL opens new tender for 1,000 electric sedans with 180k...

After dropping the original tender for 10,000 EVs from 2017, the state-run agency has issued a fresh request for new ...

Nissan sues Carlos Ghosn for $90 million in damages

Nissan sues Carlos Ghosn for $90 million in damages

Japanese manufacturer attempts to recoup money lost due to ex-chairman's alleged misconduct.                          

Indian Automotive industry’s rating changed to negative for FY 2021

Indian Automotive industry’s rating changed to nega...

Despite the recent uptick in the market, the Indian Ratings and Research agency has revised the score from stable to ...

Coronavirus threat a concern for Auto Expo 2020

Coronavirus threat a concern for Auto Expo 2020

With Auto Expo 2020 set to feature heavy Chinese presence, concerns have emerged relating to the deadly Novel Coronav...