Analysis: Ford India MD's four-pronged growth strategy for suppliers
Anurag Mehrotra, president and MD, Ford India, underlines how component suppliers can drive growth by enhancing quality, developing the right products, achieving competitive c...
Top 10 motorcycles – FY2018 | Honda’s 125cc CB Shine outsells Hero’s P...
by Amit Panday 20 Apr 2018
With YoY growth of 13.69 percent, double-digit growth returns to the bike market after five long years. This recovery comes on the back of growth acro...
Boom time for midsize motorcycles in India
by Amit Panday 13 Mar 2018
Analysing the growing popularity of the mid-size motorcycle segments in India.
Nissan sells 470,584 units globally in January 2018; up 4.6%
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 27 Feb 2018
The Japanese carmaker sold a total of 470,584 units globally. 88 percent of the total vehicle sales came from outside Japan.
Commercial vehicles see robust sales in January 2018
by Kiran Bajad 01 Feb 2018
The CV industry continues its strong growth story on the back of economic reforms that has led to a strong focus on infrastructure development, helpin...
Indian PV segment starts 2018 on a positive note
by Mayank Dhingra 01 Feb 2018
The Indian automobile industry seems to be in a jovial mood and looks to prolong the positive trend it reflected in CY2017 for the remaining part of t...
INDIA SALES: November numbers point to a robust FY2018 for industry
by Mayank Dhingra & Kiran Bajad 05 Dec 2017
While November 2017's sales reflect strongly on lower year-ago numbers, the fact is that the economy is recovering, consumer sentiment has improved an...
Maruti Suzuki and Honda increase PV market share in April-July 2017
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 14 Aug 2017
The continued surge in demand for SUVs, particularly in July due to GST-driven price reductions, sees Maruti further increase its stranglehold on the ...
Mahindra & Mahindra keeps rivals at bay in India's pick-up market
by Kiran Bajad 12 May 2017
In FY2017, despite growing competition, Mahindra & Mahindra retained its tight hold on the country’s pick-up segment with over 65 percent market share...
Two-wheeler OEMs continue to feel the DeMo heat
by Amit Panday 13 Feb 2017
The cash crunch-hit segment reported total domestic sales of 12,62,141 units, down 7.39 percent year-on-year (YoY) in January 2017 albeit the rate of ...
Indian two-wheeler industry headed for over 10% growth in FY2017
by Amit Panday , 14 Jan 2017
The domestic two-wheeler industry could clock impressive year-on-year growth of more than 10 percent in FY2017, if the market continues to grow until ...
Exports sustain the drive for global carmakers in India
by Shobha Mathur , 26 Dec 2016
Sales in overseas markets of their made-in-India passenger vehicles are helping Ford, Nissan, Volkswagen and GM combat the pressure of a slowing India...
Ford beats Hyundai as top Indian passenger vehicle exporter in August
by Ajit Dalvi , 21 Sep 2016
A close look at industry sales data reveals that Maruti Suzuki India was the third largest exporter in August with shipments of 12,131 units, followed...
FY2016-17 opens to slowing India auto exports
by Tanmay Kulkarni 10 Jun 2016
While the passenger vehicle and commercial vehicle segments are in positive territory, de-growth in three-wheeler and two-wheeler exports has dragged ...
India surpasses China in passenger car exports
by Tanmay Kulkarni 07 Jun 2016
Indian passenger car exports for FY2016 totaled 532,053 units. This was higher than Chinese passenger car exports for the fiscal – 409,800 units.
Can India’s auto industry live up to the AMP export target?
by Tanmay Kulkarni 13 May 2016
Automobile and auto component manufacturers need to aggressively target new global markets if they are to achieve export-led growth.
India Auto Inc sees under-utilisation of manufacturing capacity of 45%...
by Tanmay Kulkarni 06 May 2016
The sales slowdown in some sectors, over the past two years or so, had dampened demand which meant lesser production and in turn idle capacity, while ...
AMP 2006-2016 falls short of some targets but overall it vrooms along
by Shobha Mathur , 12 Apr 2016
As the world economy sputtered in the aftermath of the economic slowdown, in India, the automotive sector recorded a positive CAGR for a three-period ...
European automakers do their bit to curb CO2 emissions
by Shourya Harwani , 04 Mar 2016
Peugeot leads the car brands in Europe with the lowest CO2 emissions in 2015.
Indian machine tool industry sees growing use of software in manufactu...
by Jaishankar Jayaramiah , 07 Aug 2015
The Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers’ Association (IMTMA) has said that the usage of software has increased in the machine tool industry as the deman...
Indian tyre industry likely to post 7-8% growth in FY2016
by Autocar Pro News Desk , 23 Jul 2015
The credit metrics of the Indian tyre industry are slated to remain strong with the industry-wide revenues estimated to grow by 7-8% during 2015-16, u...