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Tata Motors Crosses 500,000 Manufacturing Milestone At Sanand Plant

Tata Motors introduced the roll out of its 500,000th passenger car from the Sanand manufacturing facility in Gujarat. The plant achieved 100 per cent capability utilisation in August this 12 months and the automaker had introduced then that it was within the means of reaching the 500,000th manufacturing milestone in October this 12 months. The Sanand manufacturing unit that commenced operations in June 2010, has seen a spike in manufacturing with in style fashions just like the Tata Tiago and Tigor alongside the Nano, with the previous fashions contributing immensely to the rise in manufacturing on the plant. At current, the plant contributes about 60 per cent of Tata’s complete manufacturing for passenger autos. The Tata Tigor was launched in an up to date model earlier this month, which was the 500,000th car to roll out. Additionally Learn: Tata’s Sanand Plant To Cross 500,000 Manufacturing Mark By October 2018 Talking....




Harley-Davidson Gross sales In The US Lowest In eight Years

Harley-Davidson Inc reported its steepest decline in home gross sales in eight years on Tuesday, and warned that bike shipments for the yr might be on the decrease finish of its forecast because it faces increased tariff-related prices. Milwaukee-based Harley’s shares reversed course and have been down 5 per cent, giving up pre-market positive aspects after the corporate recorded its greatest quarterly revenue in two years. “We anticipate U.S. trade to stay challenged into 2019 and can proceed to proactively deal with the weak U.S. trade,” Chief Monetary Officer John Olin stated on a convention name with analysts. Harley’s demographic challenges within the home market are properly documented – core clients are rising older and efforts to draw new and younger riders have but to point out outcomes. As well as, President Donald Trump’s name to boycott the bike producer for its determination to maneuver manufacturing for European markets abroad....


New 2018 Hyundai Santro VS Rivals: Value Comparability

Hyundai has launched the model new third era Santro in India. Out there with a petroleum engine mated to both a guide or AMT gearbox and a CNG possibility, which is offered solely with a guide gearbox, the Santro targets a big part of the city hatchback shopping for viewers. The Hyundai Santro will get a 1.1-litre engine making 69 bhp of peak energy and 99 Nm of peak torque in petrol guise or 59 bhp of peak energy and 84 Nm of peak torque in CNG type. The Santro additionally affords first at school options comparable to rear AC vents, a giant 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and finest at school leg house. However all mentioned and accomplished, contemplating the truth that this section is extraordinarily value delicate, let’s check out how the brand new 2018 Hyundai Santro stacks up in opposition to its competitors.....




Maruti Suzuki S-Cross Has Crossed 100,000 Gross sales Milestone

The Maruti Suzuki S-Cross has just lately crossed the 100,000 gross sales milestone in India. The numbers come from cumulative gross sales of each pre-facelift and the brand new facelifted S-Cross which was launched in India late final 12 months. Proper now, Maruti Suzuki S-Cross is the most costly mannequin within the firm’s line-up and it was simply final month that the corporate up to date with some further options together with rear parking sensors, velocity alert system and extra as commonplace throughout the vary. Presently, the Maruti Suzuki S-Cross is priced at Rs. eight.85 lakh to Rs. 11.45 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). Commenting on the S-Cross attaining the brand new milestone, R S Kalsi, Senior Govt Director, Advertising and marketing & Gross sales, Maruti Suzuki stated, “We’re grateful to our prospects for his or her love and constructive response. S-Cross has clocked over 16 per cent market share in its....


Fiat Chrysler Sells Magneti Marelli For $7.1 Billion

Fiat Chrysler Cars has introduced that it has entered right into a definitive settlement to promote its automotive elements enterprise Magneti Marelli S.p.A. to CK Holdings Co., Ltd, a holding firm of Calsonic Kansei Company. Following the closing of the Transaction, CK Holdings will likely be renamed as Magneti Marelli CK Holdings. The mixed companies of Calsonic Kansei and Magneti Marelli will create the world’s seventh largest international unbiased automotive elements provider primarily based on whole revenues. The settlement represents a transaction worth of 6.2 billion Euros ($7.1 billion). The Transaction is anticipated to shut within the first half of 2019 and is topic to regulatory approvals and different customary closing circumstances. The brand new entity will function out of almost 200 services and R&D centres throughout Europe, Japan, the Americas, and Asia Pacific. FCA has additionally agreed to a multi-year provide settlement that may additional strengthen a mutually useful....




TVS Motor Firm Income Grows By 22 Per Cent

TVS Motor Firm has reported a income development of 22 per cent for the second quarter of FY 2018-19. TVS’ whole income within the quarter grew to Rs. four,994 crore from Rs. 4098 crore in the identical quarter a yr in the past. EBITDA for the quarter ended September 2018 is at Rs. 428.2 crore, in comparison with Rs. 362.6 crore for the quarter ended September 2017, a development of 18.1 per cent, the corporate mentioned in a press launch. The corporate’s Revenue Earlier than Tax (PBT) for the quarter is Rs. 306.2 crore, in opposition to Rs. 296.eight crore for the quarter ended September 2017. The TVS NTorq 125 is the newest 125 cc scooter from TVS Motor Firm In the identical quarter (July – September 2018), the general two-wheeler gross sales of TVS together with exports, grew by 13.6 per cent to 10.49 models from 9.23 models in....


New 2018 Hyundai Santro Launched In India, Costs Beginning At Rs three.89 lakh

Hyundai India has launched the all-new 2018 Hyundai Santro in India at a beginning worth of Rs three.89 lakh. The brand new Santro might be out there in 5 variants for the petrol guide model whereas the petrol automated and the CNG guide variations will get two variants every. The brand new Hyundai Santro Costs for the petrol guide vary from Rs three.89-5.45 lakh whereas those for the petrol automated AMT vary from Rs 5.18-5.46 lakh. The brand new 2018 Hyundai Santro CNG is priced at Rs 5.23-5.64 lakh. The brand new Hyundai Santro will tackle the likes of the Maruti Suzuki Celerio, the Tata Tiago and the Renault Kwid 1-litre aside from the likes of the Maruti Suzuki Wagon R, a brand new model of which might be launched very quickly. The brand new Hyundai Santro might be slotted in between the Hyundai Eon and the Hyundai Grand i10.....




BMW To Recall 1 Million Automobiles Globally Over Fireplace Hazard

German high-end carmaker BMW stated Tuesday it could recall a couple of million further diesel automobiles, citing an issue with the exhaust system that “in excessive circumstances could cause a hearth”. “In some diesel autos, glycol cooling fluid can leak” from a defective element referred to as the exhaust gasoline recirculation cooler, which might mix with different substances within the system to create the fireplace threat, the group stated. BMW stated it was contacting sellers who would in flip get in contact with homeowners of the affected autos to rearrange a checkup. “The exhaust recirculation module can be checked and if there’s a fault the elements can be exchanged,” the group stated. BMW had in August introduced a recall for Europe and a few Asian international locations of over 480,000 autos affected by the identical drawback, and issued an apology in South Korea after round 30 automobiles caught hearth there....


2019 Ducati Panigale V4 R Noticed Testing

The Ducati Panigale V4 R is the downsized, 1,000 cc model of the Ducati Panigale V4, and will likely be Ducati’s weapon of alternative in superbike racing for a while now. The present Panigale V4’s 1,194 cc engine overshoots the displacement restrict for the World Superbike Championship (WSBK) for four-cylinder fashions, so an engine assembly the WSBK homologation necessities was imminent. Newest spy pictures present precisely such an instance of the V4 R present process check runs at an undisclosed location. The bike seen within the spy photos look like the race-spec variant of the brand new mannequin, though Ducati will definitely introduce a road-legal mannequin of the V4 R as nicely. The fairing design is totally totally different from the present Panigale V4 and sports activities gill-like openings The spy pictures reveal that the V4 R has a distinct fairing design than the Panigale V4, with a pair of....




2018 Hyundai Santro Receives 23,500 Bookings In Simply 12 Days

Hyundai India has launched the brand new 2018 Santro in India and costs begin at Rs. three.89 lakh. The corporate had already began pre-bookings of the automobile on October 10, 2018 and the corporate has already obtained 23,500 bookings for the automobile. In a press release made on the launch of the brand new Santro, YK Koo, MD and CEO, Hyundai India stated, “We’re proud to announce that the Santro has obtained an amazing response as soon as once more. We had opened pre-bookings for the automobile solely on-line and we’ve now obtained 23,500 bookings for the all-new Santro” Additionally Learn: Hyundai Santro Launched In India. Costs, Options Right here The pre-bookings for the automobile had been halted yesterday and the overwhelming variety of bookings obtained by the corporate communicate volumes in regards to the curiosity within the all-new Santro. YK Koo went on to state that, “The large variety....


2018 Hyundai Santro CNG: All You Have to Know

Hyundai India has launched the all-new Santro in India at present and other than a petroleum model, has additionally launched a manufacturing unit fitted CNG model. Whereas the CNG market in India is a small one as in comparison with the petrol or diesel market general, this class of hatchback with a CNG becoming is a highly regarded possibility for gasoline worth aware city consumers in addition to the extra outstanding fleet consumers within the nation. So here’s a fast have a look at what the CNG model of the Hyundai Santro will supply. However earlier than any extra particulars, listed below are the Hyundai Santro Costs for the CNG variant. The entry degree variant on the Santro CNG would be the mid-level Magna priced at Rs 5.23 lakh whereas the most costly Santro CNG would be the Sportz variant priced at Rs 5.64 lakh (ex-showroom, India). In fact, as....




MV Agusta F4 Claudio Restricted Version Mannequin Unveiled

The MV Agusta F4 Claudio pays homage to Claudio Castiglioni, the person credited with reviving the MV Agusta model within the 1990s. Claudio performed an enormous position within the Italian motorbike trade, and within the successes of manufacturers like Ducati, Cagiva and Husqvarna over the a long time. But it surely’s his time with MV Agusta for which he is greatest identified and celebrated for. Underneath his management, MV Agusta was revived producing the F4 750 superbike, designed by Massimo Tamburini. And that bike turned the idea for a variety of latest high-end machines, together with the Brutale and the F3. The present F4 is about to get replaced by an all-new mannequin to deal with new emission laws, and as a final hurrah, a closing particular version mannequin honouring Claudio Castiglioni has been unveiled. MV Agusta F4 Claudio The MV Agusta F4 Claudio, because it’s known as, is a....


New 2018 Hyundai Santro Launched In India; Costs Begin At Rs. three.89 Lakh

The extremely awaited 2018 Hyundai Santro has lastly been launched in India with the costs beginning at Rs. three.89 lakh for the bottom D-Lite variant and going as much as Rs. 5.45 lakh for the totally loaded Asta variant, The Sportz CNG trim is the most costly at Rs. 5.64 lakh (ex-showroom, India). The introduced costs for the Santro are the introductory costs for the primary 50,000 prospects. Hyundai had began solely accepting bookings on-line for the brand new Santro at a token worth of Rs 11,100, and it even acquired over 14,000 bookings within the first 9 days. Bookings will now even be open at a dealership degree. Underneath the bonnet, the Hyundai Santro will get a 1.1-litre engine that makes 69 bhp for the petrol model and 59 bhp for the CNG model. The gas economic system or Hyundai Santro mileage is rated at 20.three kmpl for the petrol handbook....




New 2018 Hyundai Santro Launch Stay Updates: Value, Specs, Options

The brand new 2018 Hyundai Santro is all set for launch at the moment. The corporate has already offered a complete bunch of particulars in regards to the automotive and we have had a small drive of the automotive too. In truth, we have given you a primary drive report already. 2018 marks the 20th anniversary of the Santro badge and the corporate is bringing in an all new model of the automotive which now comes with extra function choices. Sources have shared with carandbike that the small automotive has notched up 14,208 bookings throughout the first 9 days of pre-bookings having been opened for a token of Rs. 11,100, on October 10 2018. Additionally Learn: Hyundai Santro Key Options Defined Underneath the hood, the brand new Hyundai Santro includes a 1.1-litre four-cylinder petrol engine that comes from the corporate’s Epsilon engine household. The motor is able to churning out a most....


2018 Hyundai Santro: What To Anticipate

Hyundai is all set to launch the brand new Santro within the nation on October 23 and we have already instructed you numerous concerning the automobile. The Santro badge is making a comeback into the nation and it is opportune that the brand new hatchback comes concurrently the 20th anniversary of the Santro badge within the nation. The Hyundai Santro has loved quite a lot of success within the nation and the corporate would wish to add to the recognition of the automobile with the launch of the all new mannequin. The Santro continues to hold the tall boy stance that it all the time had and that brings in quite a lot of tech which provides to the enchantment of the automobile. The corporate has already acquired an awesome response for the Santro because it has already acquired greater than 14,000 bookings for the automobile until date. The brand....




50,000 Items Of The Honda Amaze Offered In 5 Months

Honda Vehicles India Ltd in the present day introduced that the all new Amaze has crossed the 50,000 gross sales mark in simply 5 months since its launch in mid Might 2018. The Honda Amaze presently contributes to 50 per cent of the full HCIL gross sales throughout April -Sept 2018. That is quickest 50,000 gross sales quantity recorded by any new mannequin launched by Honda in India. The corporate says that the Amaze attracted greater than 20 per cent first time patrons, whereas the automobile has been properly obtained throughout markets with 40 per cent gross sales coming from Tier 1 cities and 30 per cent every from Tier 2 and Tier three cities.  Makoto Hyoda, Director, Gross sales and Advertising, Honda Vehicles India Ltd stated, “The general idea of All New Amaze was to develop a one-class-above sedan for Indian household use that exceeds the expectations of consumers....


Hero Destini 125: Prime 5 Options

Hero MotoCorp at this time formally launched its new 125 cc scooter in India, the brand new Hero Destini 125. It is the primary 125 cc mannequin to hitch the corporate’s scooter line-up and is obtainable in two variants, LX and VX, priced at Rs. 54,650 and Rs. 57,500 (ex-showroom, Delhi) respectively. Being the corporate’s new flagship providing, the brand new Destini 125 comes with daring exterior styling, a bunch of sensible options and an all-new engine. We checklist down among the prime options supplied with the all-new Hero Destini 125. Additionally Learn: Hero Destini 125: All You Want To Know Right here Are The Prime 5 Options Of The Hero Destini 125 Design and Styling The Hero Destini 125 relies on the Duet 110, nevertheless, the panels and the outside styling is all new. The scooter comes with a metallic physique with a daring premium Chrome insert on the....




New Hyundai Santro: High 10 Info We Know So Far

The all-new Hyundai Santro will likely be launched tomorrow October 23, 2018 and is without doubt one of the largest launches of the yr to this point. The brand new small hatchback from the Korean automaker will slot in between the getting old Hyundai Eon and the favored Hyundai Grand i10 and will likely be going up in opposition to the likes of the Tata Tiago and the Maruti Suzuki Celerio. Bookings for the automobile have already opened on-line a number of weeks in the past and have already crossed 14000 items at a reserving worth of simply Rs 11,100. We have now all seen a number of inside and exterior footage which were leaked lately and earlier than the automobile will get launched tomorrow, lets take a fast take a look at all we all know concerning the new Hyundai Santro to this point.  Additionally Learn: 2018 Hyundai Santro First....


Hero Destini 125: All You Want To Know

Hero MotoCorp has simply launched its first 125 cc scooter, the brand new Hero Destini 125. Hero has been one late to affix the quickly rising 125 cc scooter section in India, and with the launch of the brand new Destini 125, Hero expects to seize a share of this scooter section which is led by the Suzuki Entry 125, adopted by the Honda Activa 125. In truth, Hero has been final to affix the 125 cc scooter section, which already has a number of competent rivals at totally different worth factors. Suzuki has each the Entry 125 and the Burgman Avenue 125, Honda Motorbike and Scooter India (HMSI) has the Activa 125 and the Grazia, whereas TVS Motor Firm has the very competent, however barely costly TVS NTorq 125. This is all it’s good to know in regards to the new Hero Destini 125. Additionally Learn: Hero Destini 125....




Fiat Agrees to Promote Elements Unit Marelli to KKR’s Calsonic Kansei

Fiat Chrysler Vehicles NV agreed to promote its high-tech car-parts unit, Magneti Marelli, to KKR & Co.’s Calsonic Kansei in a 6.2 billion-euro ($7.1 billion) transaction, marking the primary main deal for the Italian-American carmaker below new Chief Govt Officer Mike Manley. Beda Bolzenius, chief government officer of the Japanese acquirer, will lead the mixed entity, which might be referred to as Magneti Marelli CK Holdings and primarily based in Japan. The corporate will provide parts to Fiat Chrysler by way of a multiyear settlement and preserve its Italian enterprise headquartered in Milan, in keeping with an announcement Monday. Shares of Fiat Chrysler superior as a lot as 7.2 % in Milan after a delayed opening. The inventory was up 5.2 % to 14.14 euros at 9:12 a.m. native time. The sale value is greater than 1 billion euros increased than analysts’ common valuation for the enterprise, Mediobanca stated in....


Hero Destini 125 Launched; Costs Begin At Rs. 54,650

Hero MotoCorp has launched the corporate’s first 125 cc scooter, the Hero Destini 125 and costs begin at Rs. 54,650.  The Destini 125 is offered in two variants LX and VX. Whereas the LX is priced at Rs. 54,650 (ex-delhi), the VX prices Rs. 57,500 (ex-showroom Delhi). Deliveries for the scooter will begin in three to 4 weeks. Visually, the Hero Destini 125 resembles the 110 cc Hero Duet, however will get a couple of beauty upgrades. The Destini 125 was first showcased because the Hero Duet 125 idea on the Auto Expo 2018 in February this yr. The Hero Destini 125 has been fully designed and developed in-house at Hero MotoCorp’s R&D centre in Jaipur. When it comes to options, the Hero Destini 125 will embrace an elective entrance disc brake, Built-in Braking System (IBS), facet stand indicator, service reminder, cross change, exterior gasoline filling and extra. The Destini 125 has been....




Audi’s Electrical SUV Faces 4 Week Delay As a result of Of Software program Bug

Audi’s first electrical sport utility car (SUV) will hit showrooms 4 weeks later than deliberate due to a software program growth situation, a spokesman for the German luxurious automotive model mentioned on Sunday. The spokesman mentioned Audi’s e-tron midsize SUV confronted delay as a result of the carmaker wants new regulatory clearance for a chunk of software program that was modified through the growth course of. Additionally Learn: Audi e-Tron SUV Makes World Debut Audi staged a world launch of the e-tron in San Francisco final month as a part of its effort to develop the marketplace for premium electrical autos and seize a share from California-based Tesla, which has had the area of interest largely to itself.  LG Chem provides electrical car batteries for Audi The e-tron delays had been first reported by German newspaper Bild am Sonntag, citing sources near the corporate. The paper mentioned supply may very....


Hero Destini 125 India Launch Stay Updates: Pictures, Specs, Options, Value

Hero Destini 125 is all set to go on sale in India right this moment and we’ll be bringing you all of the dwell updates from the launch right here. The scooter was first revealed to us because the Duet 125, together with the Maestro Edge 125 scooter on the 2018 Auto Expo, however Hero has now determined to rename it to Destini. The brand new Hero Destini is the primary 125 cc scooter from the corporate and would be the firm’s flagship scooter in India. Additionally Learn: Hero Destini 125: Value Expectation In India The all-new Hero Destini 125 is predicated on the 110 cc variations of the Duet and comes with a number of latest beauty upgrades together with a number of characteristic upgrades, together with a model new engine, which has been tweaked to supply higher low-end energy for increased city usability. The one-cylinder engine is tuned....




F1: Raikkonen Wins US GP, Places Hamilton’s World Title On Maintain

Lewis Hamilton was made to attend for his fifth Components One world championship on Sunday after the Mercedes driver completed solely third in a U.S. Grand Prix received by Ferrari veteran Kimi Raikkonen. The victory was the 21st of the 39-year-old Finn’s profession and first for the reason that Australian Grand Prix of March 2013, a spot of 113 races relationship again to when he was racing for now-defunct Lotus. Crimson Bull’s Dutch teen Max Verstappen took a shock second after beginning 18th in an exhilarating finale with the highest three automobiles working nose-to-tail and separated by simply 2.1 seconds on the chequered flag. Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel, Hamilton’s solely title rival, spun right down to 15th on the opening lap however fought again to complete fourth — a outcome meaning the championship stays mathematically open going into Mexico subsequent weekend. Hamilton, on 346 factors, has a lead of 70 over....


Hero Destini 125: Value Expectation In India

Hero MotoCorp is all set to launch its new 125 cc scooter, the Hero Destini 125, tomorrow, on October 22, in India. First revealed to us early this yr in February, on the Auto Expo 2018 because the Duet 125, the brand new Destini 125 is the primary 125 cc mannequin to affix the corporate scooter line-up and can tackle the likes of the TVS NTorq 125, Honda Grazia, and the Suzuki Burgman Avenue 125. There’s already a good bit that’s identified in regards to the upcoming Hero Destini 125, aside from the pricing, which will probably be revealed solely on the time of the launch. We do have some expectations close to the pricing of the brand new Hero Destini 125. So, contemplating the common 110 cc Duet tops out at Rs. 49,900 (ex-showroom, Delhi), in our opinion, the brand new Destini 124 will probably be priced within the....




Hyundai Santro vs Maruti Suzuki Celerio vs Tata Tiago vs Renault Kwid: Spec Comparability

The very fashionable Hyundai Santro is all set to make a comeback in India in a complete new avatar. The automobile is slated to be launched on October 23, whereas pre-bookings for the automobile has been underway since its official debut this month for Rs. 11,000. The 2018 Santro has already began to create a significant buzz, a lot in order that Hyundai obtained over 14,000 bookings in simply 9 days. Whereas clearly, the Santro identify hasn’t misplaced its recognition among the many Indian clients, it nonetheless has to make a mark for itself, and contemplating the extent of competitors it has to face, it may not be all that straightforward. So, whereas there’s nonetheless lots that’s but to be identified in regards to the new Hyundai Santro, based mostly on the issues which are already out, we discover out whether or not the automobile can tackle a number of....


Marc Marquez Topped 2018 MotoGP World Champion At Japanese GP

Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez has been topped because the 2018 MotoGP World Champion after a nail biting end within the Japanese Grand Prix. The Honda rider gained the fourth final race of the season combating towards Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso. The final laps although is the place Marquez managed to guide the race as Dovizioso crashed whereas in second place. With the Japanese GP underneath his belt, the Honda rider takes his seventh world championship title on the producer’s house turf, and his fifth world title within the premier class sequence. Marquez now equals Mike Doohan’s world titles however continues to be behind Valentino Rossi’s seven and Giacomo Agostini’s eight titles. The 24 lap race began with Dovizioso on pole whereas Marquez began solely sixth on the Twin Ring Motegi circuit. A superb begin allowed Marquez to maneuver as much as second on the opening lap as he closes in on....




Tata Tiago JTP and Tigor JTP Editions Launch Date Revealed

Tata Motors can be launching the particular Tiago JTP and Tigor JTP editions in India on October 26, 2018, as we had anticipated earlier. First unveiled in there idea kinds on the 2018 Auto Expo, each the automobiles are primarily performance-oriented variations of the usual Tiago hatchback and Tigor sub-compact sedan. The automobiles will include some noticeable beauty updates, revised styling, up to date characteristic, most significantly, each the Tiago JTP and the Tigor JTP will characteristic a extra highly effective turbocharged petrol engine underneath the hood. The automobiles are collectively developed by Tata Motors and Coimbatore-based Jayem Automotives. Additionally Learn: Tata Tigor JTP Version Noticed Testing Once more Tata Tiago JTP and Tigor JTP Editions can be powered by the 1.2-litre Revotron turbo-petrol engine that at present does obligation on the Tata Nexon. Within the pre-production fashions, the three-cylinder petrol motor was spruced as much as produce 109 bhp....


Petrol, Diesel Costs Reduce For Fourth Straight Day

Petrol and diesel costs had been minimize for the fourth straight day Sunday on softening worldwide oil costs, offering some reduction to customers battered by two months of relentless charge hikes. Petrol value was minimize by 25 paise a litre and diesel by 17 paise, in accordance with the value notification of state-owned oil corporations. In Delhi, petrol now prices Rs 81.74 a litre and diesel is priced at Rs 75.19 per litre. In Mumbai, petrol is offered for Rs 87.21 per litre and diesel at Rs 78.82. Gas costs have been declining since Thursday as oil firms factored in softening of worldwide charges. Additionally Learn: Petrol And Diesel Costs Go Down For The Third Consecutive Day In 4 days, petrol value has been minimize by Rs 1.09 per litre and diesel by 50 paise. State-run oil advertising firms Indian Oil Corp (IOC), Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) and Hindustan....




Petrol And Diesel Costs Go Down For The Third Consecutive Day

Gasoline costs have been slashed in India for the third consecutive day. As of Saturday October 20, petrol is priced at Rs. 81.99 per litre in New Delhi, Rs. 87.46 per litre in Mumbai, Rs. 83.83 per litre in Kolkata, and Rs. 85.22 per litre in Chennai. Then again, diesel is priced at Rs. 75.36 per litre in New Delhi, Rs. 79.00 per litre in Mumbai, Rs. 77.21 per litre in Kolkata, and Rs. 79.69 per litre in Chennai. These revised charges come as an enormous aid for the lots, which up till early this month noticed petrol charges breach the Rs. 91 per litre mark in India. Additionally Learn: Gasoline Costs Slashed Additional On Dussehra At the moment, gasoline price are revised each single day primarily based on the worldwide oil costs. State-run oil advertising firms Indian Oil, Bharat Petroleum and Hindustan Petroleum revise gasoline costs with impact from....


Unique: New Hyundai Santro Bookings Cross 14,000 Items

The Hyundai Santro is again with a bang. And as if to proclaim that this nameplate nonetheless instructions the form of power it used to, the small automotive has already garnered over 14,000 bookings. The automotive has notched up 14,208 bookings throughout the first 9 days of pre-bookings having been opened on October 10 2018. That is although the variants and costs should not recognized, and prospects have proven a choice for the highest spec (Asta) handbook variant adopted by the highest spec (Sportz) AMT model. These are pan-India bookings, however sources have shared with carandbike that a big chunk of the bookings are from the southern states, with Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telengana, Karnataka and Kerala accounting for just below half the overall bookings to this point. The above determine doesn’t embody bookings taken on Dussehra (celebrated on October 18 in Western India, October 19 in North India), and....




Honda Lively Has Crossed The two Crore Gross sales Milestone

Honda Bike and Scooter India (HMSI) has introduced that the corporate’s top-selling two-wheeler, the Honda Activa, has not too long ago breached the two crore gross sales mark in India. Evidently, the favored Honda Lively is now the primary scooter within the nation to cross this large gross sales milestone. Curiously sufficient, it took the Honda 15 years to breach first one crore gross sales mark, whereas the subsequent one crore items had been bought in simply three years, which is 4 occasions sooner than the time taken to accumulate the primary 1 crore clients. Additionally Learn: Honda Activa Inches Nearer To 20 Million Gross sales Milestone Minoru Kato, President & CEO, Honda Bike & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. immediately introduced this feat and expressed his gratitude to the two crore completely happy Indian clients, and stated “Over 18 years and 5 generations, Honda 2Wheelers India repeatedly added worth to....


Mahindra Marazzo MPV Will Quickly Get Apple CarPlay

Mahindra’s newest launch- the Marazzo will now be geared up with Apple CarPlay. The MPV was launched in India on September three and it is infotainment system was Android Auto suitable. The UV maker has now confirmed to carandbike of getting obtained the licence for Apple CarPlay. The corporate has bought over 4500 models of the Marazzo, which had been rolled out of the Nashik plant. All these models didn’t have Apple Carplay however the firm has knowledgeable us that each one the fashions bought can be up to date with the Apple CarPlay of their schedule service, with none extra value. Additionally Learn: Mahindra Marazzo MPV Receives Over 10,000 Bookings The timing for the license could not have come at a greater time as Mahindra is all set to launch the Y400 within the nation in November this yr and nicely, the SUV in fact will get each Apple....




2018 Hyundai Santro Noticed In New Marina Blue Color Forward Of Launch

The Hyundai Santro is essentially the most hotly anticipated of launches of 2018. The hatchback with the Santro badge makes its return to India and can change the Eon within the firm’s line-up. We have already instructed you that there shall be a complete bunch of colors that the Santro shall be obtainable in and now we have some contemporary footage of the automobile draped within the Marina Blue color. The blue actually fits the physique form of the Santro and it seems to be fairly good in it. This can be a color much like what we have seen on the Elantra. The corporate already introduced that there shall be a complete of seven colors on supply specifically – Hurricane Silver, Polar White, Stardust (darkish gray), Imperial Beige (as seen within the footage), Marina Blue, Fiery Pink, and that Diana Inexperienced, which comes with matching inexperienced inside styling. Additionally....


MotoGP: May The Japanese GP Be The Championship Decider?

If there’s one factor that MotoGP by no means fails to offer is the quintessential wheel-to-wheel motion. The previous races of the season have been extraordinarily enjoyable with the winners unsure till the ultimate nook. That is the sort of thrill that spectators thrive on and that is precisely what we count on from the 2018 Japanese GP on the Twin Ring Motegi circuit in Japan this weekend. Nevertheless, so far as the factors standings go, Honda’s Marc Marquez clearly has the sting over his rivals for this season and the Japanese Grand Prix simply may the championship decider for the Spanish rider, doing so on what’s Honda’s residence turf. So what’s wanted then for Marquez to carry the championship trophy for the seventh time? All of it goes all the way down to a matter of simply two factors. Marquez leads the 2018 season with 77 factors with solely....




Nissan India To Virtually Double Its Gross sales Community In Subsequent three Years

Nissan India has introduced that the corporate will increase its gross sales community to 500 areas within the nation by 2021. On the latest unveiling of the corporate’s latest SUV, Nissan Kicks, Thomas Kuehl, President Nissan India, stated that the corporate goals to double its gross sales community in India within the subsequent three years. At the moment, the corporate has about 287 touchpoints within the nation, which the corporate plans to extend to 500 touchpoints. These gross sales retailers will embrace each, Nissan and Datsun model showrooms. Speaking in regards to the firm plan for community growth in India, Kuehl stated, “Once you wish to have a powerful model, you’ll be able to solely get this achieved with a powerful community. At the same time as we go into digitalisation, we could have our community very clear in entrance of us, we’re going into touchpoints technique. And with our....


Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo To Go Into Collection Manufacturing

It was on the 2018 Geneva Motor Present, that Porsche first unveiled the Mission E Cross Turismo idea. Again then, we would advised you that the automotive seemed nice and didn’t have that idea really feel to it. It is very near one thing you’d see on precise roads and it was as manufacturing prepared because it will get. Nevertheless, Porsche nonetheless known as it an idea because the Supervisory board of the corporate had not given the inexperienced mild for the undertaking. However now the corporate has mentioned that the Supervisory Board of Porsche AG gave the inexperienced mild for sequence manufacturing of the idea research Mission E Cross Turismo. The sports activities automotive producer will create 300 further jobs at its headquarters in Zuffenhausen for manufacturing of the automobile, which was introduced on the Geneva Motor Present subsequent 12 months. The Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo is a....




2018 Hyundai Santro: Color Choices On Provide

Hyundai is all set to usher in the Santro to India on October 23, 2018. The Santro badge makes a comeback into the Indian market and /proper on the time when the corporate celebrates the 20th anniversary of the automobile in India. There are plenty of expectations from the automobile and the corporate gave us a sneak peek into what the automobile will appear to be. From what we may see, the Santro continues to get the tall boy design and that is good. Nonetheless, there are actually a number of latest colors on provide. The corporate already introduced that there can be a complete of seven colors on provide particularly – Hurricane Silver, Polar White, Stardust (darkish gray), Imperial Beige (as seen within the photos), Marina Blue, Fiery Purple, and that Diana Inexperienced. Additionally Learn: 2018 Hyundai Santro First Drive The Hyundai Santro is longer than its predecessor Additionally....


SAIC And Volkswagen Begin Work On $2.5 Billion China Plant In Audi Pivot

Volkswagen AG’s China enterprise with SAIC Motor Corp Ltd has began constructing a $2.5 billion new vitality car (NEV) plant in Shanghai, which is able to make VW’s luxurious Audi AG model vehicles, a doable first for the enterprise. The brand new plant is a key step for Audi to diversify manufacturing of its vehicles on the planet’s largest automobile market from its long-standing native accomplice, China FAW Group Corp Ltd. This shift has been delayed amid resistance from native sellers. SAIC Volkswagen stated the brand new plant would have an annual capability to make 300,000 vehicles and start manufacturing from 2020. Audi offered 481,387 autos in China from January to September this 12 months. Audi unveiled the plan to bolster ties with SAIC in late 2016. Earlier this 12 months the Germany luxurious carmaker purchased a 1 p.c stake within the SAIC Volkswagen enterprise, paving the way in which....




Mahindra Marazzo MPV Receives Over 10,000 Bookings

Mahindra launched the Marazzo MPV in September this yr and simply over a month after its launch within the nation comes information of the automotive receiving greater than 10,000 bookings. With its title and styling derived from a shark, the Marazzo definitely has made an impression on the purchasers. We not too long ago instructed you that the ready interval for the Marazzo was as much as 6 weeks and that confirmed the quantity of demand the automotive had within the nation. The design of the Mahindra Marazzo has been impressed by a shark The Marazzo is a worldwide product for Mahindra and we’ll quickly see the automotive being exported to different nations. The Marazzo comes with the most important footprint seen on any Mahindra mannequin but, and its massive dimensions are accentuated with daring exterior options and aggressive styling. The Mahindra Marazzo’s styling is touted to be impressed by the....


Gas Costs Slashed Additional On Dussehra

In a giant aid to shoppers on the event of Dussehra, the costs of petrol and diesel throughout the nation witnessed a dip for the second consecutive day on Friday. Presently, the per litre value of petrol and diesel is Rs 82.38 (fall of Rs zero.24) and Rs 75.48 (lower of Rs zero.10), respectively within the nationwide capital. In Mumbai, the petrol value was slashed by 24 paise to Rs 87.84 per litre, whereas diesel noticed a lower of 11 paise and is now being retailed at Rs 79.13 per litre. An identical dip in costs was witnessed in different metropolitan cities of Kolkata and Chennai. Petrol and diesel are being offered at Rs 84.21 per litre and Rs 77.33 per litre, respectively in Kolkata. Whereas petrol costs in Chennai settled at Rs 85.63 per litre and diesel at Rs 79.82 per litre. On Thursday, the costs of petrol and....




2018 Hyundai Santro Asta Trim Totally Revealed In New Spy Pictures

Photos of the top-end Asta variant of the soon-to-be-launched Hyundai Santro have leaked on-line and this time round we lastly get to see the automotive inside out. Whereas Hyundai had launched a few pictures of the automotive, whereas unveiling the automotive,  that is the primary time that we get to see the rear portion of the upcoming tallboy hatchback, that too on this Polar White shade. The automotive is slated to be launched in India on October 23, and bookings for the automotive have commenced on-line. Upon its launch, it’ll rival the likes of the Renault Kwid, Tata Tiago, and Maruti Suzuki Alto. Additionally Learn: 2018 Hyundai Santro: Worth Expectation New Hyundai Santro comes with the corporate’s new design language Visually, the general silhouette of the automotive, particularly from the edges, does give us a short reminder of the older Santro, nevertheless it’s very clear that the design and styling....