• Finance
    Associated Press

    Corvette plant adding 400 workers ahead of new model rollout

    General Motors says it is adding a second shift and more than 400 hourly jobs at its Kentucky plant that produces the Chevrolet Corvette. GM says the new Corvette will be revealed July 18. The plant has built more than a million Corvettes since it opened in 1981.

  • Noida: E-car helped man complete 1L km under Rs. 1lakh
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    NewsBytes

    Noida: E-car helped man complete 1L km under Rs. 1lakh

    Owning a car isn't easy. A lot of money gets spent for its maintenance, fuel, servicing, etc. However, this man from Noida shares a completely different experience. Reason? He drives an electric car, which helps him save a lot on fuel and other maintenance costs. KV Suresh owns a Mahindra E2O e-car

  • Nirav Modi's 13 Cars Put on Auction in Mumbai by ED, Rolls Royce Among Them
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    Latestly

    Nirav Modi's 13 Cars Put on Auction in Mumbai by ED, Rolls Royce Among Them

    Enforcement Directorate put 13 cars of fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi in an online auction in Mumbai. Also, one of his most premium car - Rolls Royce - originally worth Rs 5 crore, is up for grabs at a starting price of Rs 1.3 crore.

  • Magical Mercedes memorabilia being sold at auction
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    The Telegraph

    Magical Mercedes memorabilia being sold at auction

    A fascinating collection of Mercedes-related automobilia, much of it used for set dressing at the period-perfect Goodwood Revival, is being sold at auction on Saturday.

  • Maruti to pull the plug on diesel cars from April next year
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    Business Television India

    Maruti to pull the plug on diesel cars from April next year

    India's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) will discontinue sale of diesel cars in the country from April next year, coinciding with the transition of the automobile industry to stricter BS VI emission norms, a top company official said Thursday.

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    ANI

    Maruti's Q4 net slips by 4.6 pc to Rs 1,796 crore

    New Delhi [India], Apr 25 (ANI): Adverse foreign exchange rates and commodity prices pulled down Maruti Suzuki's net profit during the fourth quarter ended March 31 by 4.6 per cent to Rs 1,796 crore in the year-on period. The country largest passenger car manufacturer sold 428,863 units in domestic

  • Can't afford Triumph motorcycle? New offer may change that for bike lovers
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    India Today

    Can't afford Triumph motorcycle? New offer may change that for bike lovers

    Triumph Motorcycles is planning to venture into the used bike space in India, which might reduce the entry price point for its models by 50 per cent

  • This Election, Your Bike Ride Can Contribute to India’s Future
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    The Quint

    This Election, Your Bike Ride Can Contribute to India’s Future

    Dedicate the back seat of your bike to fellow citizens so as to enable them to cast their vote.

  • Rolls Royce for Rs 1 crore: Nirav Modi's 13 luxury cars up for auction
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    India Today

    Rolls Royce for Rs 1 crore: Nirav Modi's 13 luxury cars up for auction

    The ED was authorised by a special court in Mumbai to auction Nirav Modi's 13 seized cars after the Rs 13,000 crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam came to the fore.

  • Pricing pressure, tariffs dent Volvo's quarterly profit
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    Reuters

    Pricing pressure, tariffs dent Volvo's quarterly profit

    Swedish carmaker Volvo's quarterly profit fell by 19.3 percent, the company said on Thursday, blaming pricing pressure and higher tariffs arising from the trade war between the United States and China. Volvo's fortunes have been revived since it was bought by China's Geely in 2010 but have

  • Japan Court Grants $4.5 Mn Bail to Nissan Ex-Chair Carlos Ghosn
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    The Quint

    Japan Court Grants $4.5 Mn Bail to Nissan Ex-Chair Carlos Ghosn

    A Japanese court has approved the release of detained Nissan ex-chairman Carlos Ghosn on a $4.5 million, bail.

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    motorsport.com

    VW unveils revised I.D. R for Nurburgring record attempt

    Volkswagen has officially unveiled its heavily revised I.D. R prototype ahead of an attempt to break the electric car record for the Nurburgring Nordschleife.

  • Ford Motor to put $500 million into electric vehicle startup Rivian
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    Reuters

    Ford Motor to put $500 million into electric vehicle startup Rivian

    Ford said it will use Rivian's "skateboard" - a chassis that bundles electric motor, batteries and controls - to build a new vehicle for North America. Michigan-based Rivian, founded in 2009, has raised more than $1.5 billion from investors. A company spokesman declined to provide a valuation

  • Ford to invest $500M in electric vehicle startup Rivian
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    Associated Press

    Ford to invest $500M in electric vehicle startup Rivian

    DETROIT (AP) — Ford is sinking a half-billion dollars into electric vehicle startup Rivian in a deal that has the companies working together on a new Ford electric vehicle based on Rivian underpinnings.

  • Ford invertirá 500 millones de dólares en autos eléctricos
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    Associated Press

    Ford invertirá 500 millones de dólares en autos eléctricos

    DETROIT (AP) — Ford invertirá 500 millones de dólares en la empresa emergente de vehículos eléctricos Rivian, mediante un acuerdo por el que ambas compañías trabajarán juntas en un nuevo vehículo eléctrico de Ford que se base en las ideas de Rivian.

  • Adding to Ghosn woes, Nissan slashes profit outlook to near-decade low
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    Reuters

    Adding to Ghosn woes, Nissan slashes profit outlook to near-decade low

    Nissan Motor Co slashed its full-year profit forecast to its lowest in nearly a decade due to weakness in the United States, just as it adjusts to life without Carlos Ghosn and charts its future with alliance partner Renault SA. The Japanese automaker expects operating profit for the year ended March

  • Edmunds picks best convertibles for 2019
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    Associated Press

    Edmunds picks best convertibles for 2019

    To help you out, Edmunds highlights five of the best drop-tops on sale today. Two seats, a six-speed transmission and a modestly powered engine might not sound like obvious ingredients to catch some rays, but on the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata, they coalesce into something special. The Miata's balanced

  • China's car industry rapidly gaining ground on the West in a struggle for global supremacy
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    The Independent

    China's car industry rapidly gaining ground on the West in a struggle for global supremacy

    “Fighting with giants” is how one boss of the Chinese car industry describes his company’s battle to catch up and then overtake their more established global rivals. Such combative views on the Darwinian realties of survival in the car industry, even in private, are rare.

  • Should Nissan launch this sedan in India?
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    Yahoo India Finance

    Should Nissan launch this sedan in India?

    Having just made its debut at the Shanghai Auto Show, we wonder if and when the ‘Sylphy’ will be launched in India. Here’s taking a look at this elegant sedan from Nissan.

  • Nissan slashes profit amid Ghosn scandal, lagging sales
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    Associated Press

    Nissan slashes profit amid Ghosn scandal, lagging sales

    TOKYO (AP) — Nissan cut its profit forecast for the fiscal year through March on Wednesday to reflect slowing sales, higher costs and the fallout from a criminal investigation of its former chairman, Carlos Ghosn.

  • Tesla upgrades Model S, X cars, brings backs cheaper variants
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    Reuters

    Tesla upgrades Model S, X cars, brings backs cheaper variants

    Tesla has since said it will keep higher-volume stores open, while announcing a 3 percent price increase on some models. The upgrades include a new drivetrain design and a new adaptive suspension system, increasing each vehicle's driving range, the company said in a blog post ahead of its first-quarter

  • Driving in Europe after Brexit – everything you need to know
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    The Telegraph

    Driving in Europe after Brexit – everything you need to know

    If you’re planning to visit Europe later this year, the chances are you’ll have wondered how to drive over there, especially if the repercussions of Brexit include changes to the validity of British driving licences. Whether you’re intending to take your own car to France or hire something further afield

  • US expands probe into air bag failures to 12.3M vehicles
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    Associated Press

    US expands probe into air bag failures to 12.3M vehicles

    DETROIT (AP) — U.S. auto safety regulators have expanded an investigation into malfunctioning air bag controls to include 12.3 million vehicles equipped with bags that may not inflate in a crash. The problem could be responsible for as many as eight deaths.

  • Pence to visit Michigan to tout new North American trade deal
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    Reuters

    Pence to visit Michigan to tout new North American trade deal

    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence will visit southeast Michigan on Wednesday to make the case that the North American trade deal intended to replace NAFTA would boost the auto industry, the White House said on Tuesday. Pence will speak at an event with automakers and auto suppliers in Taylor, Michigan

  • Google self-driving unit Waymo picks Detroit factory site
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    Associated Press

    Google self-driving unit Waymo picks Detroit factory site

    DETROIT (AP) — Google's self-driving car spinoff Waymo says it will reopen an axle plant in Detroit to convert conventional vehicles so they can drive autonomously.