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Mahindra expects India EV market to stabilise within five years

Mahindra expects India EV market to stabilise within five...

Company managing director, Pawan Goenka, anticipates lower EV prices due to decrease in cost of batteries over the ne...

No major automotive policy announcement at Move India Summit

No major automotive policy announcement at Move India Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi promises to have a stable policy regime in place around EVs and other alternative fuel v...

One-nation, one-card policy for public transportation being planned

One-nation, one-card policy for public transportation bei...

NITI Aayog aims to beef up public transportation sector keeping GDP, air quality in mind.                              

Delhi-Mumbai expressway work to begin from December 2018

Delhi-Mumbai expressway work to begin from December 2018

Nitin Gadkari says Delhi-Mumbai expressway will be completed in three years; will be built at a cost of Rs 1 trillion.  

FAME II scheme for EV adoption in India to begin October 1

FAME II scheme for EV adoption in India to begin October 1

Under the second phase of the FAME India scheme, electric vehicles will benefit from Rs 5,500 crore investment.        

VW accused of ruining crops by using weather-altering technology

VW accused of ruining crops by using weather-altering tec...

The German manufacturer faces opposition over its use of hail cannons near their plant in Mexico.                      

BMW loses most profitable auto maker title to Suzuki

BMW loses most profitable auto maker title to Suzuki

The German auto maker has been overtaken by Suzuki in the last quarter by 0.4 percent.                                

Petrol and diesel won’t be included under GST

Petrol and diesel won’t be included under GST

Central and state governments opposed the move, fearing loss of a major source of revenue.                              

Rakesh Srivastava leaves Hyundai Motor India

Rakesh Srivastava leaves Hyundai Motor India

Korean carmaker’s sales and marketing director for India quits after six-year stint.                            

MG Motor India beefs up senior management team

MG Motor India beefs up senior management team

Appoints former Bridgestone Indonesia CEO Gaurav Gupta as the chief commercial officer; will lead a team of experienc...

Mahindra to raise prices from August

Mahindra to raise prices from August

2 percent hike in cost of passenger vehicles due to rise in commodity prices.                                          

GST rate cut for lithium-ion batteries for EVs

GST rate cut for lithium-ion batteries for EVs

GST on fuel-cell vehicles, biofuel pellets and ethanol sold to oil companies also reduced.                              

Former FCA boss Sergio Marchionne passes away

Former FCA boss Sergio Marchionne passes away

The former Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Group chairman has died at age 66 after complications following shoulder surgery.  

FAME phase 2 to focus on supply and demand side of EVs

FAME phase 2 to focus on supply and demand side of EVs

Phase 2 proposal calls for financial support of Rs 9,381 crore for five years; phase 1 extended to end-September 2018...

In conversation with Thomas Kuehl, President, Nissan India

In conversation with Thomas Kuehl, President, Nissan India

We speak to the president of Nissan India Operations about the challenges faced by Nissan and Datsun and how he envis...

BMW India boss Vikram Pawah appointed as head of Australia

BMW India boss Vikram Pawah appointed as head of Australia

Will also be part of Indian operations as its new chairman; Hans-Christian Baertels, director of finance and administ...

Bombay High Court: State gov, BMC should act on abandoned vehicles

Bombay High Court: State gov, BMC should act on abandoned...

The authorities should form grievance redressal mechanisms to ensure complaints are addressed and offenders are penal...

Nissan India MD Jerome Saigot resigns

Nissan India MD Jerome Saigot resigns

Saigot had joined Nissan India in 2015 after a successful stint with Datsun in Russia.                                  

Mercedes-Benz India to have a change of guard

Mercedes-Benz India to have a change of guard

Martin Schwenk, CFO, Mercedes-Benz China, to succeed Roland Folger as MD and CEO from November 2018.                  

Skoda hires outsider from Tata Motors as head of engineering for ‘India 2.0’ project

Skoda hires outsider from Tata Motors as head of engineer...

Gorden Calder appointed Vice President and head of the Engineering Centre at Skoda Auto India with responsibility to ...