Amit Panday

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How the Indian commuter bike industry performed in Q1 FY2016

Two-Wheelers by Amit Panday Jul 30, 2015

For Q1 FY2016, of the five sub-categories, only the 150cc-200cc space has seen growth year-on-year. This is thanks to two new motorcycles – Honda’s all-new CB...

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Two-Wheelers

Hero MotoCorp commands 71% of 75cc-110cc commuter bike segment in India

Two-Wheelers by Amit Panday Jul 30, 2015

The company commanded 71.26 percent of this segment alone in Q1 FY2016, as per SIAM industry sales data.

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Two-Wheelers

Hero MotoCorp to acquire EBR's consulting assets for $2.8 million

Two-Wheelers by Amit Panday Jul 28, 2015

As per the settlement agreement, HMCL Americas Inc has agreed to acquire the ownership of certain tangible and intangible assets of EBR for a consideration of US$...

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Industry

Prime minister Narendra Modi bats for road safety in India

Industry by Amit Panday Jul 28, 2015

In his monthly radio programme, Mann Ki Baat, broadcast on July 26, prime minister Narendra Modi took up the cause of road safety. Referring to the high road...

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Two-Wheelers

Honda finally tastes success in premium commuter bikes in India

Two-Wheelers by Amit Panday Jul 27, 2015

HMSI has sold close to 93,700 units of the CB Unicorn 160 since its launch in the third week of December 2014.

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Passenger Vehicles

Mahindra updates Thar CRDe with much-needed features

Passenger Vehicles by Amit Panday Jul 23, 2015

The new Thar gets mechanical locking rear differential technology, which enables power transfer from the wheel without traction to the other wheel with the ground...

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Industry

Futuristic mobility solutions rev up but ICE tech to rule till 2035

Industry by Amit Panday Jul 17, 2015

The second edition of a panel discussion on ‘Next Gen Transportation Ideas for Emerging Markets’ was held in New Delhi on July 16 where industry experts made an...