Passenger Vehicles

India PV market posts world's second highest volume increase in 2017

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Feb 18, 2018

India, with sales of 3.23 million passenger cars (+7.7%) was the world’s fifth biggest vehicle market behind Germany and ahead of the UK.


Toyota Safety Education Program teaches road safety to over 700,000 school children across...

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Feb 18, 2018

The Toyota Safety Education Program is aimed at improving the road safety crisis in the country by inculcating safe road behaviour in children and youth.


Altair and ARAI conduct product validation enhancement symposium

Industry by Mayank Dhingra Feb 18, 2018

Product design and validation solutions provider Altair conducts workshop in association with ARAI to shed light on the conjoint benefits of virtual and physical...

Auto Components

Stanadyne debuts innovative, low-cost diesel, petrol fuel systems in India

Auto Components by Autocar Pro News Desk Feb 16, 2018

The Gasoline Pumping Injector (GPI) and Solenoid Controlled Unit Pump (SCUP) have been developed as cost-effective replacements for mechanical systems in two- and...

Auto Components

UNO Minda's TD118 tech demo car offers cues to Group's new growth path

Auto Components by Sumantra B Barooah Feb 16, 2018

The UNO Minda Group, which wants to project itself as a systems supplier also, showcased the TD118 at the Auto Expo. The demo car also showcases UNO Minda’s...

Auto Components

Denso to make India its global manufacturing hub by 2025

Auto Components by Amit Panday Feb 16, 2018

The Japanese majpr, which is currently represented in India as six subsidiaries and a JV across six locations, plans to invest about Rs 900 crore in the process...


Maharashtra becomes first state in India to incentivise EVs

Industry by Autocar India Feb 16, 2018

Electric vehicles exempted from road tax and registration fees; to attract 15 percent last-owner grant at end of their lifecycle.


TVS looks to bring back the zing with feature-laden 125cc Ntorq scooter

Two-Wheelers by Sumantra B Barooah and Ujal Nair Feb 16, 2018

The 125cc premium scooter segment comprises 10 percent of the overall scooter market, but with a visible buyer shift taking place towards scooters, this segment...


Mahindra & Mahindra to take 16 percent stake in Zoomcar

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Feb 16, 2018

Rs 176 crore investment in the self-drive mobility platform is in line with Mahindra’s thrust on the shared mobility business.


ABB installs fast charger for EVs at NITI Aayog’s office in Delhi

National by Nilesh Wadhwa Feb 15, 2018

ABB India has installed the Terra 53 fast charging station at the NITI Aayog's office in New Delhi. The fast charger is capable to full-charge an electric vehicle...