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Axalta Coating Systems opens expanded Tech Centre in Gujarat

by Autocar Pro News Desk Aug 22, 2017

The liquid and powder coatings supplier, which is bullish on the Indian market, aims to develop special paint formulations with superior colour match, aesthetics and quality for...




Ashok Leyland and IIT Madras to set up battery engineering facility

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Aug 22, 2017

The Centre of Battery Engineering at IIT Madras will supplement ongoing research through industry-academia collaboration and focus on the physics part of battery...

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Hyundai launches fifth-gen Verna, targets 12,000 sales by Diwali

Passenger Vehicles by Mayank Dhingra Aug 22, 2017

Korean carmaker looks to convert 25 percent of the 45,000 consumer enquiries received after pre-booking commenced on August 1; 60 percent vote for diesel Verna...


ONGC Board approves acquiring of majority stake in HPCL

Industry by Nilesh Wadhwa Aug 22, 2017

In a disclosure to BSE and NSE, ONGC has announced in-principle approval of a proposal to acquire a 51.11 percent stake in leading oil marketing company,...

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Skoda Auto India launches Rapid Monte Carlo at Rs 10.75 lakh

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Aug 22, 2017

The Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo gets unique equipment and exterior paint shade options. It is available in 1.6-litre petrol and 1.5-litre diesel engine options.

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Revised GST cess will hit luxury market growth in 2017: Mercedes-Benz India

Passenger Vehicles by Sumantra B Barooah Aug 21, 2017

Having withstood the challenges in the macro-economic environment, Mercedes-Benz India is looking to increase its share of the India luxury car pie, even if the...