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New GST cess to hit luxury car sales in India

by Autocar Pro News Desk Aug 07, 2017

Just when the luxury passenger vehicle industry in India was beginning to see better traction, the latest sales speedbreaker has come in the form of the additional GST cess of...



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BMW India records best-ever sales in 2017: 9,800 units, +25%  

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Jan 05, 2018

In 2017, BMW India’s sales growth was predominantly driven by the X1 and X5 SUVs. The second half of 2017 also saw sales accelerate with the launch of the all-new...

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'A higher rate of tax for hybrids under GST came as a surprise.'

Passenger Vehicles by Hormazd Sorabjee, Autocar India Jul 05, 2017

Vikram Pawah, BMW Group India's president, speaks to Hormazd Sorabjee on the game-plan for expansion, new product strategy and on the government’s push for...

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BMW Chennai plant celebrates 10th anniversary

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Mar 29, 2017

The BMW plant Chennai, which started operations on March 29, 2007, has till now assembled over 57,000 cars since inception.


BMW Motorrad appoints Navnit Motors as its Mumbai dealer

Two-Wheelers by Autocar Pro News Desk Apr 12, 2017

Navnit Motors, which has been a BMW cars importer initially and then a BMW India dealer since a decade, will retail the BMW Motorrad product range in the island...

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BMW partners Ola for luxury mobility service in India

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Oct 24, 2016

Ola will initially induct BMW cars into its fleet across three cities (Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore), the service later being extended to more locations.