• Passenger cars sales inched up in November: SIAM

    New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Sales of passenger cars rose 0.29 per cent in November to 173,606 units from 173,111 units in the corresponding month last year, industry data showed on Thursday. The utility vehicles' off-take surged in the month under review by 10.07 per cent to 53,800 units, whereas van

    IANS India Private Limited
  • Passenger cars sales dwindle in November: SIAM

    New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Sales of passenger cars rose 0.29 per cent in November to 173,606 units from 173,111 units in the corresponding month last year, industry data showed on Thursday.

    IANS India Private Limited
  • New Infiniti QX30 SUV based on Mercedes GLA platform

    Nissan's luxury brand Infiniti adds a third SUV this year with the compact QX30, which rides and looks more like a small hatchback. The 2017 Infiniti QX30 also has an unusual pedigree. Built at a Nissan ...

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  • Car company offering red light-reading vehicles in Las Vegas

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — On the theory that a driver who knows when a red light will turn green is more relaxed and aware, vehicle manufacturer Audi is unveiling this week in Las Vegas a technology that enables vehicles to "read" traffic signals ahead and tell the motorist how long the wait will be

    Associated Press
  • Cars without drivers scoot around Nissan plant, towing cars

    YOKOSUKA, Japan (AP) — Nissan Motor Co. is testing self-driving cars at one of its plants in Japan that can tow vehicles on a trailer to the wharf for loading on transport ships.

    Associated Press
  • Nissan prueba autos sin conductor en una planta de Japón

    YOKOSUKA, Japón (AP) — Nissan Motor Co. está probando autos con sistemas de conducción autónoma en una de sus plantas en Japón, para llevar otros vehículos en un remolque hasta el muelle para subirlos a barcos de transporte.

    Associated Press
  • Now Apple working on self-driving car

    New York, Dec 4 (IANS) A month after Volvo got an order of 100 self-driving cars from Uber, Apple has hinted that it will enter the driverless cars market where bigwigs like Tesla and Google have already made deep inroads, a media report said. According to a report in The Verge, the Cupertino-based

    IANS India Private Limited
  • Nissan GT-R launched in India

    Mumbai, Dec 3 (IANS) Nissan Motor India on Saturday launched its flagship sports car, the 2017 Nissan GT-R, for the first time in India priced at Rs 1.99 crore (ex-showroom, New Delhi). "The GT-R is a very special car for Nissan and we are delighted to add it to our Indian line-up for the first

    IANS India Private Limited
  • Demonetisation drive dents automobile sales

    New Delhi/Chennai/Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) The government's demonetisation drive has impacted the Indian automobile sector, as many manufacturers reported lower sales figures for November and experts have predicted a further slowdown in the coming months. "We are seeing the wholesale numbers for

    IANS India Private Limited
  • NYPD plans to expand Smart car fleet to replace scooters

    NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City Police Department has announced plans to expand its fleet of Smart cars to replace the three-wheeled scooters that officers utilized for decades.

    Associated Press
  • Bajaj Auto's November sales decline by 13 per cent

    Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Two- and three-wheeler major Bajaj Auto on Friday reported a decline of 13 per cent in its total sales including exports for November. The company's scrip at the BSE gained by 0.64 per cent to Rs 2,702.45 from its previous close of Rs 2,685.15.

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  • Hyundai Motor India's November sales down by one percent

    New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Automobile major Hyundai Motor India on Friday reported a marginal decline of around one percent in its overall sales including exports for November. Hyundai Motor India is the country's largest passenger car exporter. "Hyundai in January-November 2016 registered a

    IANS India Private Limited
  • Demonetisation negatively impacts auto sector's November sales

    New Delhi/Chennai/Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) TheIndian automobile sector is reeling under a slowdown induced by the government's demonetisation move, as many manufacturers reported lower sales figures for November. "Demonetisation will have significant negative impact at least in the next two to

    IANS India Private Limited
  • Maruti Suzuki's November sales up 12%

    New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India on Thursday reported a 12.2 per cent increase in sales for November.

    IANS India Private Limited
  • Mercedes launches new CLA in India

    Mercedes-Benz India has launched the facelifted version of its popular CLA series in India. The car will be available in 2 variants - Petrol and Diesel. The car has been launched at a price of around 31.40 Lakhs ( ex-showroom Mumbai ).

    India Newzstreet Media
  • All-American pick-up trucks aim to lure China's wealthy

    By Jake Spring GUANGZHOU, China (Reuters) - Automakers Ford and General Motors are aiming the pick-up truck, an iconic staple in the United States, at upmarket buyers in China, where most associate trucks with farmers and construction workers. With those looser restrictions, U.S. pick-up makers aim

    Reuters
  • Renault Duster Facelift Review

    The Renault Duster is considered as the messiah for the French automaker which came at a time when the company was faltering under the blow of back to back low sellers. Now, in wake of newer competition, when the sales of the Duster have started to drop, the company decided to give the car a much needed

    MotorBeam
  • Nissan banks on after-sales 'hyper-personalization' revenue

    YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Nissan is going to offer internet access, safety technology and myriad accessory options the Japanese automaker calls "hyper-personalization," not only in new models but also for vehicles people already own.

    Associated Press
  • Volkswagen sacará vehículos de mayor tamaño

    FRANCFORT, Alemania (AP) — Volkswagen lanzará un nuevo modelo que aumentará sus ofertas de vehículos de mayor tamaño, de los que no tiene mucha participación en el mercado de Estados Unidos.

    Associated Press
  • Race-track rivalry moves to boardroom as VW brands battle for electric car jobs

    By Edward Taylor and Jan Schwartz FRANKFURT/HAMBURG (Reuters) - Just as Porsche and Audi have fought for supremacy on the race track, the Volkswagen brands are now locked in a cut-throat battle to develop and manufacture the next generation of electric cars at a group embroiled in the "Dieselgate

    Reuters
  • Self-driving truck hits the road as Ohio discusses research

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A self-driving truck will begin traveling on two Ohio roads next week after state officials announce details of new investments to support innovative transportation technology.

    Associated Press
  • Jaguar Land Rover wants to build electric cars in Britain

    Britain's biggest carmarker Jaguar Land Rover said it wants to build electric cars in Britain in what would be a further boost to the UK automotive sector after the Brexit vote. The Indian-owned carmaker built just under a third of Britain's 1.6 million cars last year and showcased its first

    Reuters
  • Infrastructure group JSW plans to make electric cars, sources say

    By Neha Dasgupta and Krishna N. Das NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Billionaire Sajjan Jindal's steel-to-power JSW Group plans to diversify into electric car manufacturing, two sources told Reuters, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government boosts support for non-polluting vehicles. Electric vehicles

    Reuters
  • Toyota says new technology means longer battery life

    TOKYO (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. has developed a new way of observing the movements of tiny particles in batteries used to power electric vehicles — an advance it says will help boost their cruise range by 10 percent to 15 percent.

    Associated Press
  • Gov't wants phone makers to lock out most apps for drivers

    DETROIT (AP) — The government wants smartphone makers to lock out most apps when the phone is being used by someone driving a car.

    Associated Press

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